From: Computerpilot on 07/16/2002
: Many Thanks, had a look at that but only have windows 98. Would you know if it is possible to install DirectX 8.1 on this operating system? If so, will install and re install media player. I have found Microsofts site to be abysmal in helping with this problem.
Yes! DirectX 8.1 should work with Windows 98 (first or second edition). Here is the website (to avoid the abysmal):
Then reinstall Windows Media Player:
Post back if you still have problems!