When you attempt to play content with multiple audio or video streams, that is encrypted with WMDRM (Windows Media Digital Rights Management), the Windows Media ASF File Reader Filter will generate the following error when the file is loaded:
0x80070057 -- One or more arguments are invalid.
When you attempt to encode 24-bit audio, or multi-channel audio, using Windows Media ASF File Writer, you receive:
0x80040217 -- No combination of intermediate filters could be found to make the connection.
These problems are caused by a regression in 823738
Windows Media Player 9 Series for Windows XP
Download the WindowsXP-KB885641-v2-x86-enu.exe fix.
Media Player 9 Series for Windows 2000 and Windows Server 2003
Download the WindowsMedia9-KB885641-x86-ENU.exe fix.
Media Player 10
Download the WindowsMedia10-KB885641-x86-ENU.exe fix.