Playing video files crashes or freezes Internet Explorer - Windows

Automatically diagnose and fix Internet Explorer or Windows applications when it freezes or stops responding caused by codecs when playing video files.
What it fixes
  • Internet explorer crashes or freezes while playing video
  • Other Windows applications crash or freeze while playing video
  • Windows is unstable or is not responding when viewing videos
Runs on
  • Microsoft Windows Server 2003
  • Microsoft Windows Server 2003 R2
  • Microsoft Windows XP
  • Windows 7
  • Windows Server 2008
  • Windows Server 2008 R2
  • Windows Vista
  • Windows 8
Applies to
  • Microsoft Internet Explorer 6.0
  • Windows Media Player 10
  • Windows Internet Explorer 7
  • Windows Media Player 11
  • Windows Media Player 11 for Win XP
  • Windows Internet Explorer 8
  • Windows Media Player 12
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  • Then follow the onscreen prompts to launch
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