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While viewing multimedia content with Windows Media Player, you may receive the following error message:
Cannot open 'http://www.location name.com/file name'. Please verify that the path and filename are correct and try again.
This issue can occur if you are trying to view content from a Web site through your proxy server because your proxy server is not named correctly in Windows Media Player.
To resolve this issue, verify that the correct name for the proxy server is entered in Windows Media Player: