Windows Media will not save playlist. The rip folder is blank.

Windows Media will not save playlist.  The rip folder is blank and the change button does not work.

Tried uninstalling and reinstalling windows media player. 

Tried delete current data in %LOCALAPPDATA%\Microsoft\

Tried restoring the libraries to default. 

Tried running sfc /scannow in Command Prompt. 

Went into Regedit and Created a CDRecordPath in Preferences in Media Player stuff.

Any other ideas? Need Help!

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Hi David,

 

I appreciate your efforts on this issue. As you have already tried few troubleshooting steps on this issue, I would suggest you to try these steps and check if it helps.

 

Method 1:
I would suggest you to run the following troubleshooters.
Open the Windows Media Player Library troubleshooter

http://Windows.microsoft.com/en-IN/Windows7/Open-the-Windows-Media-Player-Library-troubleshooter

 

You can try using the Windows Media Player Settings troubleshooter to automatically find and fix some common problems. Refer the link mentioned below.

http://Windows.microsoft.com/en-US/Windows7/Open-the-Windows-Media-Player-Settings-troubleshooter

 

Method 2:

I would suggest you to check if you face the same issue in new administrator account.

Create a new user account-
http://Windows.microsoft.com/en-us/Windows7/Create-a-user-account

If you do not face the same issue in a new user account then you may refer the below link and use the steps provided to fix a corrupted user profile -
http://Windows.microsoft.com/en-US/Windows7/Fix-a-corrupted-user-profile

 

For your reference:

You cannot view, add, or delete items in the library in Windows Media Player 11

http://support.microsoft.com/kb/925718

Note: The information in the article above is equally applicable for Windows Media player 12.

 

Windows Media Player playlist: frequently asked questions

http://windows.microsoft.com/en-US/windows7/Windows-Media-Player-playlist-frequently-asked-questions

 

Get back to us for any issues related to Windows. We will be happy to help you.

 

Regards,
Anil

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