How to enable automatic download of codec in Windows Media Player

Windows Media Player some times require special codec to play encrypted media files. The player can be configured to download codec automatically using the More Options.

Click on the Now Playing menu and select More Options from the menu list


Navigate to Player tab and tick the check box with label as Download codecs automatically. This would enable the windows player to automatically download codes for media files which require special codecs.


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