How to clear the Windows Media Player Cache

Problem

In media player if you have allot of music,video or any other media it can quickly build up a huge cache reserve on your system. If this becomes corrupt it may be necessary to delete the cache ad let it build up again. Here is a step by step guide on how to clear media players cache.

 

 

Resolution

1) Double click my computer from the desktop or access it via the start menu
2) Go to C:\documents and settings\all users\application data\microsoft\media index
3) Delete the file named wmplibrary_v_0_12.db
4) You can also search for the file with the search feature incase its located in multiple locations

Tags: Media Player

Allen White

Allen is a Consultant for ITPS in the North East of England and holds the following accreditations. MCSA, MCSE, MCTS, MCITP, CCA, CCSP, VCP 4,5 and HP ASE, AIS - Network Infrastructure.

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