my windows media player wont play .MKV files. How can i get it to support this file type

I am using windows 7
 

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Last updated January 8, 2019 Views 129,652 Applies to:
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You need to install the appropriate codec to play the Matroska (.MKV) file. This codec is not provided with Windows Media Player by default, hence why it won't play it. As a starting point, look here for further info on MKV codec. Hope this helps.

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