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#1 UAnonymous

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Posted 18 June 2014 - 07:39 PM

Does anyone know how to get rid of these "Windows media" pop-up adds that wants me to upgrade.



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#2 Green Hornet

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Posted 23 June 2014 - 10:14 AM

Just click NO when you are asked to update, which goes into Media 11.  You have two boxes. one says yes the other says NO

Click NO. That is the best you can do, because you are registered to the Windows Media Plalyer.



#3 Chris Cosgrove

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Posted 23 June 2014 - 06:12 PM

First of all - welcome to BC !

 

Another way of avoiding the Windows media pop-ups is to stop using the Windows Media Player or the Media Centre. Have you ever tried a different player ? Have a look at the freeware VLC player. The only pop-ups I have ever had with that are when an update becomes available. You cna get it from here :-

 

www.videolan.org

 

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