How to Download Windows Media Player 11

By Kefa Olang

Windows Media Player 11 is a free media player that enables you to enjoy your favorite music and videos, as well as manage and organize your media library. It also supports a number of media players, so that you can synchronize digital media content and enjoy it on the go. You can download and install Windows Media Player 11 to your computer in minutes.

Step 1

Go to the Windows Media Player 11 download page (see Resources). Click the blue "Download Now" button. When prompted, click "Save" to launch the file-saving dialog box.

Step 2

Select the desktop in the file-saving dialog box and click "Save" to download the Windows Media Player 11 installation file to your computer.

Step 3

Double-click the Windows Media Player 11 installation file on the desktop and click "Run" to launch the installation wizard. Follow the guided prompts to complete the installation. When prompted, restart your computer.

Tips & Warnings

  • Windows Media Player 11 is preinstalled on Windows Vista operating systems.