The Player might not support the file type or might not support the codec that was used to compress the file.
Open PLS in WMP is a free software program for the Windows operating system that acts as a proxy between the pls file and Microsoft s media player.
In addition to that, you are always welcome to post your queries on Microsoft Community forum. The only problem here is that Windows Media Player is not supporting the pls file format.
Users who try it anyway receive the following error message: Windows Media Player cannot play the file.
Download the program from the Internet s Codeplex project page first.
I see this FAR to often on these boards that Microsoft Support states emphatically that something can not be done, and then someone provides a simple solution.
Sorry, the solution provided by Pual G_ does not work with my Win8 Media Player Any other solutions.
Thanks, Tom 1 person found this helpful Briago Moore replied on This worked for me, but a small modification to the code for the bat file so you are not left with a dos box open after launching WMP: ------ for /f usebackq tokens 1,2 delims a in 1 do if /i a File1 start C: Program Files x86 Windows Media Player b sleep 2 Inserting start allows for the dos window to close.
People would like your products better if you would motivate creative solutions rather than just spouting a company tag line of not being designed for it. This helped me to avoid having to download a specific app. delorial84 I am using Windows Vista 32 bit home basic. I ve found a solution which was given on this matter earlier.
We don t care if it was designed for it, we care about how to get what we want to work. was very help and it actually worked on windows 8.1. I tried putting this code in C: program files Windows Media Player but it is not working for me. I copied and pasted the code above, but when I tried to save it in the given folder, it appeared a warning message that I didn t have a permission to save it. I should have read all the posts : In spite of that it is still not able to play the file : Ramesh.