R. A. Wade
Quote:> i've recently updated my wmp to 7.1, but when i try and
> download media/movies from the internet an error box
> indicates that "it can't access the media, you may not be
> connected to the network". when i then try to access
> another site, another error box says that no internet
> connection is currently available (so i have to hit 'try
> again' in order to go to another site). it's like the
> media player is kicking me off-line as it trys to donwload
> a file. i'm definitely connected the enitre time so i'm
> not sure why this is happening. i'm using ie 5.5. any
> thoughts? thanks in advance.
The only way I can get Media Player 7.1 to play is to take
the checkmark off "Automatically Detect Settings" in the
browser. This is really not an option for me, and I don't
even understand why it works. Any idea?