Audio/Video Error in Windows Media Player or VLC

Sometimes, this error also leads in Playing failure in VLC Media Player. Now follow these steps to Troubleshoot this problem:

  1. Open properties of File/Folder
  2. Under “Security” tab, click Advanced
  3. Click on “Owner” tab and select Edit… to take the ownership of object. Click on your Username and check/mark “Replace owner on subcontainers and objects”
  4. Click OK where it asks “If you have just taken…”. Click OK and close all boxes to re-launch the Properties dialog
  5. Now under “Sharing” tab, in “Choose people to share with” except owner, Remove all other contacts. Click Share and box will go off
  6. Now goto “Security” tab again and click Advanced and Change Permissions. Check/Mark the checkbox saying “Replace all child object…”. Click on YES and close all the boxes again to see if it works
  7. It will work!