Windows Media Player 12 for Windows Vista
Windows Media Player 12 is the next version of the popular media player that comes with the Windows OS. WMP12 is to be released along with Windows 7, but users can now also download Windows Media Player 12 for Vista.
Mikasi2009 of deviantART has somehow managed to port WMP12 of Windows 7 to Vista. You just need the two core WMP12 files and paste them in your Vista.
Download Windows Media Player 12 for Vista
You can download WMP12 for Vista from here.
How To Install Windows Media Player 12.0.7000.7000 in Vista
After downloading, extract the files anywhere in your PC. Now:
– Copy wmploc.dll to C:WindowsSystem32
– Copy Windows Media Player folder to C:Program Files
Replace C: with your Vista drive letter.
NOTE: Make a bakup of your original files before trying this out!