If you drag and drop that parent folder onto the library and then make
yourself a sandwich, does the player find out about these files?
The player won't automatically readd deleted files, since that would drive
If the library is corrupt-- http://zachd.com/pss/pss.html#medialibrary
would fix you up. The easiest symptom of that is that the Monitored Folders
list is empty.
Speaking for myself only.
for some helpful WMP info.
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"xxxamazexxx" <xxxamazexxx@xxxxxx> wrote in message
> Windows Media Player had been able to add files to the library instantly,
> after I installed VLC Player it refused to add any file in the subfolders
> the managed folder to the library. Then I tried to make WMP the default
> program (again) for all file types it can handle, but it still didn't
> None of the settings has been changed.
> For example, it can only add Music\abc.mp3 but not Music\123\456\xyz.mp3.
> Certainly I can't point out all the subfolders in the Music folder for WMP
> manage each one of them (there are about 300 subfolders).
> So how can I make it add files in the subfolders again ?