Enable Windows Media Player 12 Hidden Library Backgrounds




Windows Media Player 12 comes with several new improvements and features. The player features a simple but beautiful library background that can’t be changed from Control Panel. In order to change the default background, one needs to either take the help of third-party tools or manually edit original system files.

Windows Media Player 12 in Windows 7

The interesting part about the latest version of player is that the player contains 5 hidden library backgrounds that can only be activated by changing some registry values. As many of us don’t like to play with Windows Registry, we always prefer a software to tweak and customize Windows.

Windows users who would like see and enable hidden backgrounds of Windows Media Player library can now use a free tool named WMP12 Library Background Changer.


WMP12 Library Background Changer

Windows Media Player 12 Library Background Changer is a portable utility for Windows 7 to replace the default library background with one of the hidden picture.

As we mentioned earlier in this post, there are a total of 5 hidden backgrounds and can be changed using the this tool. It even lets you can preview the background before replacing the old with new one.

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Please note that this tool is only for Windows 7 and you need to close Windows Media Player before running this tool. You might also like to know to how to enable WMP12 taskbar toolbar in Windows 7.

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Dylan Austin


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