I, too, have been searching for answers to this problem. Also running Vista
Home Premium, just Windows Updates, no other installs... I can run WMP
normally from an account I set up for my kids, but I have to do that annoying
"run as admin" thing from my own administrator account. Any experts out
there know why this is going on? Thanks!
"Mark Dee" wrote:
> Trawled the forums looking for a solution but just discovered this isn't
> working now !
> Media player won't start from the menu, from running the exe, from anywhere
> unlewss I run it as an administrator. And my account is an administrator
> account anyway !
> Presumably this is down to some permissions thing, how that happened I just
> don't know as the only things that have been installed on this pc recently
> are Windows updates, and a new version of Windows Live.
> I'm running Home Premium 32 Bit. Help ?