Validating media player 11
he final version of Windows Media Player 11 for Windows XP has gone gold and RTM, and is released to the public for free download.
Windows Media Player 11 (WMP or WMPlayer 11) features built-in support for Urge, a subscription music service co-developed with MTV, streamlined and simplified interface, fast access to shortcuts and settings, universal back and forward button, revamped playback controls, faster CD ripping, Reverse Sync from portable device to PC, improved searching, and supports new formats for ripping and playing music, namely Windows Media Audio Professional and WAV Lossless.
However it is possible to install WMP 11 on Windows XP without requiring WGA validation (assuming you have WMP 9 or version 10 as a base for dll’s and codecs).
Download and Install: you can download version 11 from the Microsoft web site, or launch your existing version of WMP (9 or 10) and from the Tools menu, select Check for Updates.
Play it, view it, and sync it to a portable device for enjoying on the go or even share with devices around your home all from one place.