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I need to install windows media player. when i use wine to install it says the the windows media update notifier is not working try again later. I need it ...
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    Installing Windows Media Player under Wine


    I need to install windows media player. when i use wine to install it says the the windows media update notifier is not working try again later. I need it to install so that i can use my sirious satalite radio on the internet. the only thing that it will play in is windows media player. thanks for you help.
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    try wine tools. That may clean up some issues. I have gotten it to work once with wine tools. http://www.winehq.com/site/download
    this makes a lot of things work better in wine.
    --Jeff--

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    okay i have done that and it did install. The problem i am having is there is not any sound coming from the speakers from windows media player. How do i get the sound working.
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