Windows Media Player 2016 Free Download from Microsoft is the latest version of media playback tools before Windows 7, which you can download still manually her now. The latest version of Windows Media Player 2016 Free Download, which is available as a separate download, is the output 11. The player is therefore the best choice for Windows XP (Service Pack 2) and Vista. Windows 7 and Windows 8 on the other hand contain inherent to Windows Media Player 12, however, the only works here.
Windows Media Player 2016 best choice for Vista and XP
For users of older versions of Windows such as XP or Vista, the change to the Windows Media Player 2016 Free Download is worthwhile in any case, came but compared with their predecessors in addition to an attractive facelift in Vista theme a lot of innovative features around the playback and administration digital media content added.
Do you use an even older version of Windows (ie, for example, Win 98 / Me / 2000), we recommend the Windows Media Player. 9
The features of the Windows Media Player 2016
- Automatic provision of Art and track information
- Conversion into WMA-Pro format at your fingertips
- Converting CDs to MP3s
- Easy synchronization with mobile devices
- Download songs from the integrated music service „URGE“
- DVD playback
- Integrated internal function
- In addition, the library has been redesigned in you can now set up filters, after which your songs can be displayed. Do you want to get displayed just albums, a particular artist or genre? No problem. Do you want a particular song or several songs at the same description Search in titles? This is also now possible. Maybe you make yourselves so well worth the effort and forgive for your favorite songs star ratings of 1 to 5, in order to filter later.
Even playlists can now be created
In times of MP3 players a copy plays no significant role in more CDs. This race has lost and abandoned the music industry for a long time. Audio CDs without copy but we must create legal private copies for your own use. This is not particularly difficult if you choose the right program.
Copy an entire audio CD and save as MP3
If no copy is made, you can copy an audio CD without any problems with the Windows Media Player 2016 Free Download and save as MP3. Little known is that the function CD copy primarily it relates to convert the files to a CD, and then lay on the hard disk.
„Copy CD“ Right next to the button you will find the menu „Copy Settings“. Here we put under „Format“ states that we want to MP3 files and „Audio Quality“ we can determine how well the quality of the copied pieces should be. 192 kbit / s are here as a sort of „average quality“, but they are much better than anything that most of us can ever hear.
Windows Media Player 2016 Streaming own content
The Windows Media Player 2016 Free Download also brings the ability to transmit locally stored content with remote computers. A Home server in the traditional sense, as is known from various free DLNA server downloads, which is not, but still works fine once you’ve fought his times through the activation process. The is not designed particularly fluffy in Microsoft style, the below is a brief overview.
If the media sharing set up, then either of remote computers simply by Windows Media Player 2016 Free Download -> Media Library -> Other Libraries on all the contents of remote data memory back. So the device is also impractical, as practical this feature is then but eventually designed and allows access via remote PC, Windows Phone and, for example, XBox.
Without a Live ID Setup of Media sharing was still possible in Windows Media Player 2016 Free Download. That was not much more practical, but at least has less volume of data produced and the installation of the Windows Live Essentials is unnecessary. This is with WMP12 namely both due. This means on the one hand, it is a login for Windows Live requires and, secondly, that not quite slender Live Essentials must be installed on the PC.
First past the point Stream -> Internet access to home media allow linking an online ID initiated. These required Windows Media Player 2016 Free Download then the Live Essentials on my Control Panel or Start Menu -> Online ID link media to be released from their own PC. If you have the Live Essentials just installed, a Windows restart is necessary to activate the associated service, it is not always understood. It sounds complicated – and it is. If you order but first through, stands on remote computers that own media database ready, after you’ve linked here also the Windows Media Player 2016 Free Download with its own online ID.
The PC in native climes must be it naturally turned on. By the way can be friends of digital music, movies and photos to share media in the home network and remotely control the player on the host computer.
Good player with great features and small weaknesses
In summary, that the Windows Media Player 2016 Free Download from the factory has really many formats and features on board. The mini mode for playback waived the permanent display of redundant switch and the Medienbib, the Skins offer a sophisticated design and the same applies to some of the many available visualizations. Cute is also the possibility to integrate your own wallpapers and very slim player control via taskbar icon.
The establishment of the Media streaming, however, is already a small scandal, as disturbing the lack of support for DVD playback on Windows 8. Microsoft is given, however, was forced to avoid penalizing competition. By the way, friends of cultivated privacy have the option to deactivate the data transfer of WMP to Microsoft. How this works is explained in the following clip.
Specifications of Windows Media Player 2016
Category MP3 & Audio Software, Media Players
Operating Systems Windows, XP
File Size 24.56 MB
License Model Free