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Notes If you do not know what your proxy server settings should be, on the Network tab, select a protocol, click Configure, and then select Autodetect proxy settings or Use proxy The server might not be available. I > have to save files which I bought in the Internet. > thanks a lot in advance. > > "Alan" wrote: > > > Each time I try and view Lenovo Yoga Book review: The 2-in-1 computer you will love but might find it hard to fully commit to 1995-2015: How technology has changed the world in 20 years Bent Image have a peek at these guys

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How do you save these audiofiles to your HDD? Windows Media Player Cannot Connect To The Server The Server Name May Be Incorrect Thread Status: Not open for further replies. Phantom010, Mar 17, 2009 #6 kschrad Thread Starter Joined: Dec 9, 2008 Messages: 12 when i turn off my Trend Mico personal firewall...the media player works. If so, turn off Windows Firewall and only keep the other one.

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Windows Media Player Cannot Connect To The Server The Server Name May Be Incorrect

I'm a novice so I apologize, but the next step you suggested was to try a different protocol on the player.....I can't find the Settings tab that allows me to select https://social.technet.microsoft.com/Forums/windowsserver/en-US/0cebb695-a3c0-416f-bba9-5335bea026f2/windows-media-player-cannot-play-the-file-because-a-network-error-occured?forum=winservermedia I dont know if it's connected but my son was trying to send files via msn and couldn't because of "firewall" issues. Windows Media Player Cannot Connect To The Server Windows 10 is it safe to the have the firewall turned off for the windows media player application? The system returned: (22) Invalid argument The remote host or network may be down.

but I can just RIGHT click and "Save Target As" on the website and then it plays just fine... More about the author I can actually save it to my HDD and then open it, but that gets really annoying. I purchased a new computer a couple of months ago and the windows media player has worked fine when opening video files while surfing the internet. Click HTTP and then Configure - and set that to > Autodetect, then OK, then restart the player. > > If that doesn't work any better, try again with the "Do

Chillyhilly replied Nov 1, 2016 at 3:48 PM Freezing and wifi dropping out... I've tried a couple of different web sites, so I don't think that's the issue. kschrad, Mar 17, 2009 #9 Phantom010 Trusted Advisor Joined: Mar 9, 2009 Messages: 34,572 kschrad said: ↑ As far as I can tell, I have both the Windows and Trend Micro check my blog Additional Assistance For information about obtaining technical support from Microsoft, see the Troubleshooting Windows Media Player page.

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kschrad, Mar 17, 2009 #3 kschrad Thread Starter Joined: Dec 9, 2008 Messages: 12 also, when i looked at allowed programs through Windows firewall...I do not have Windows Media Player allowed....should

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Do this for each protocol. Phantom010, Mar 17, 2009 #10 kschrad Thread Starter Joined: Dec 9, 2008 Messages: 12 Great. kschrad, Mar 17, 2009 #11 Phantom010 Trusted Advisor Joined: Mar 9, 2009 Messages: 34,572 You're welcome! news If you choose to participate, the online survey will be presented to you when you leave the Technet Web site.Would you like to participate?

jake2 18:59 29 Dec 05 Methedrine:Thanks for your answers, I was hoping to use the system restore as a last resort, was hoping to figure out what was causing this problem. Phantom010, Mar 17, 2009 #8 kschrad Thread Starter Joined: Dec 9, 2008 Messages: 12 As far as I can tell, I have both the Windows and Trend Micro firewalls running (how Verify that you are connected to the network and that your proxy settings are correct."Everytime I try to download and play any wmv file from any site I get the above Generated Tue, 01 Nov 2016 19:46:43 GMT by s_wx1199 (squid/3.5.20) Click Here to Install SilverlightUnited StatesChange|All Microsoft SitesWindows Media Home|Windows Media Worldwide Windows Media Player Error Message Help You've encountered an

Yes, my password is: Forgot your password? The proxy server settings for the Player are not configured properly. Methedrine 19:07 28 Dec 05 Look here.click here Methedrine 19:08 28 Dec 05 Try a system restore. You might encounter this error message for one of the following reasons: The server is not available (for example, the server is busy or not online).

Phantom010, Mar 17, 2009 #5 Phantom010 Trusted Advisor Joined: Mar 9, 2009 Messages: 34,572 kschrad said: ↑ in the "Streming Proxy Settings" it lists HTTP and RTSP and I have both I have to save files which I bought in the Internet. Tech Support Guy is completely free -- paid for by advertisers and donations. All rights reserved.Contact Us |Terms of Use |Trademarks |Privacy & Cookies Windows Server TechCenter   Sign in United States (English) Brasil (Português)Česká republika (Čeština)Deutschland (Deutsch)España (Español)France (Français)Indonesia (Bahasa)Italia (Italiano)România (Română)Türkiye (Türkçe)Россия (Русский)ישראל

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