What Is Windows Media Player

Q

What Is Windows Media Player? What is the current version of Windows Media Player?

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A

Windows Media Player is media (image, audio and video) player developed mainly for Windows systems. Windows Media Player can be used to:

  • Play music and other audio files.
  • Play movie and other video files.
  • Manage media files as libraries.
  • Manage music file licenses.
  • Burn music to audio CDs.
  • Rip of music from audio CDs.
  • Synchronize with mobile players.
  • Access online music stores.

Windows Media Player 12, released in 2009, is the most recent version.

Windows Media Player 12 is distributed as part of Windows 7 and 8 systems. You don't have to pay extra to use it.

See the picture below for a screenshot of Windows Media Player 12: Windows Media Player 12 Screenshot

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