Windows Media Player 12 Download and Install on Your PC Running on Windows 10

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Most users of Windows 10 born in the 80s or 90s really missed using Windows Media Player to watch videos and listen to music. Fortunately, there is a way in which they can download the tool and install it on their Windows 10 PC.

Learn to download Windows Media Player on Windows 10 PCs

To get the beloved media player on your PC, the first step is to find out what Windows 10 version you are using. For those using Windows 10 N or Windows 10 NK, users need to download Windows Media Player because these two versions came without the app. This was due to the European Commission regulations.

For those who have other Windows 10 versions, it is most likely that the Media Player 12 comes preinstalled. Search in your device and check for the Windows Media Player 12 app, go to the Start Menu and perform a search using Search programs and files option, typing the name of the tool. This should be enough and the app should appear in the search results.

How to install Windows Media Player 12 on Windows 10 N and Windows 10 NK

There are a few simple steps to follow and enjoy Media Player 12. The first one is to learn what Windows 10 you own, 32 or 64-bit. This can be found out by going to Windows Key using the R key and typing dxdiag and then clicking OK.

The second step is to go to the official Windows Media Player page and select the language you would like to use. This must be done from the drop-down menu. Then click on the Download button and chose the file you want to download. The right version for the 32-bit Windows is the KB3133719-x86.msu.msu file and the one for the 64-bit is the KB3133719-x64.msu.msu file.

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