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Regards Howard Feb 18, 2007 #4 canquest TS Rookie Topic Starter Posts: 19 Howard! Actually, I don't think I've rebooted the router since making all these port and UPnP changes. or 'logon as local'? Back to top #7 usasma usasma Still visually handicapped (avatar is memory developed by my Dad BSOD Kernel Dump Expert 23,577 posts OFFLINE Gender:Male Location:Southeastern CT, USA Local time:02:05 AM http://roguewb.com/windows-media/windows-media-player-my-default-player.html

Reply James Martin 18 March, 2012 at 7:25 pm I tried to download and install the codec for .mp4 files so that I could edit them with Windows Movie Maker version Got Something To Say: Cancel reply Your email address will not be published. Convert AVI Video If you must use Windows Media Player and the video won't play, you can try converting the video to another format that is supported. Is this correct? https://support.microsoft.com/en-us/help/306317/troubleshooting-playback-in-windows-media-player-for-windows-xp

What Browser are you primarily using ? [Microsoft] by Jackarino273. Reply Search for: ReferenceSoftware Tutorials Unit Conversion Practice Tests Web Tools Site Index Audio-Video Databases Electronics File Compression File Conversion Gaming Graphics Hardware Internet IT Management Macintosh Microsoft Windows Mobile Devices Feb 23, 2010 windows media player 10 not streaming Dec 3, 2005 Windows Media Player 10 - Video not playing / audio is Dec 28, 2005 Windows Media Player not loading Apparently the INFCACHE file was corrupted during the install of another piece of software.

  • This process has been bullet proof pre (devils own) WinXP.
  • If you absolutely must, you can check out my previous post on downloading codecs for Windows Media Player.
  • It seems my son will just have to live with this limitation on his account.
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  • Just click on the Source button, then click on File and browse to the location of your AVI file.
  • Usually, this problem is fixable using third-party repair tools.

Track this discussion and email me when there are updates If you're asking for technical help, please be sure to include all your system info, including operating system, model number, and Understanding AVI Format The first thing you need to understand about AVI, aka Audio Video Interlaced, is that it is a very old container format created by Microsoft in 1992. I setup UPnP on the PS3, and the router sees that it's operating properly, but it's not seeing UPnP working on the laptop. Maybe it`s time to try a Windows repair as per this thread HERE.

All Rights Reserved. Reply vipin 8 April, 2011 at 7:43 am The instructions are great. Jump to content Sign In Create Account Search Advanced Search section: This topic Forums Members Help Files Calendar View New Content Forum Rules BleepingComputer.com Forums Members Tutorials Startup List https://www.cnet.com/forums/discussions/xp-pro-and-windows-media-player-problem-62572/ Make backup copy of cour movies before !!

Scroll down to the Universal PnP service and right click on it and select "Start". When you go the "www.microsoft.com, Downloads & Trials, and then the Download Center", there is NO left anything that says "Windows Media." When you do finally get somewhere that looks like Using the site is easy and fun. wmp service started successfully).

Regards Feb 20, 2007 #14 howard_hopkinso TS Rookie Posts: 24,177 +19 That`s great news and thanks for posting the solution. http://forum.doom9.org/showthread.php?t=226 This used to be very common, but it's pretty rare these days. Using your sons account, reinstall WMP11 and let us know the results. In order to make it work you need to install an MP3 CoDec manually.   Install an MP4 CoDec using the K-Lite Mega Codec Pack Please note that the K-Lite Mega

My name is Aseem Kishore and I am a professional blogger living in Dallas, TX. weblink I'v downloaded the Codec Installation Package for Windows Media Player 7.1 or later and installed it and followed the instructions. For non-experts, it is highly recommended to just install the recommended setup by clicking "Next". You can also try to run the System File Checker command in DOS, which checks all system files and replaces corrupted or deleted ones with the originals.

Plays the audio but no movie. Such as a service not starting or if it has an error in the media player. Not sure what's up. navigate here With winXP I did it vice versa and wmp shows the video almost perfectly (there are short sequences that play way too fast!) 8th October 2001, 20:28 #10 |Link

If you combine it with a copy of ffdshow (a multi-codec decoding engine, which can also be found on the SourceForge website), you've got a more or less complete video setup. If your AVI file contains a video stream that uses a more modern codec for compression, Windows Media Player may not be able to play it because it can't decompress that thx 6th October 2001, 05:36 #3 |Link doom9 Guest Posts: n/a Re: me as well with win3k how about using the good old wmp6.4?

I have a lot of movies on cd and i don't want to burn them over. 28th February 2002, 03:59 #13 |Link TripleM Registered User Join Date: Feb

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Online Although, there is an icon in the system tray for Windows media player, when he selects it, the hour glass shows up briefly and then nothing happens.

For an in-depth understanding of all this, check out my guide to codecs, container formats and transcoding. For additional assistance, click Web Help."The "web help" is rather uninformative. If you are running Windows XP or Windows Vista, the latest version that will work on those operating systems is Windows Media Player 11. his comment is here WMP opens fully when in Admin and my wifes account but will not open at all in mine.

Feb 18, 2007 #1 gavinseabrook TS Rookie Posts: 320 Go to Start>Contorl Panel>Administrative Tools>Event Viewer and check the System and Applications for any errors. Reply alfredbobes 2 March, 2015 at 4:53 am iDealshare VideoGo is just the right MP4 to Windows Media Player Converter which can convert all kinds of MP4 video to Windows Media Already have an account? Is it a Windows XP setting?

However, I don't have an iPOD or any similar gizmo since this is a work computer. In the Win2k installation it still persists with every player except the Playa, but there playback is choppy. 7th October 2001, 02:29 #5 |Link warrior15r Guest Posts: n/a Regards Howard Feb 20, 2007 #15 canquest TS Rookie Topic Starter Posts: 19 Oops, in my previous message, I forgot a very important first step. Version 12 can play the most formats including MP4, MOV, AAC, H.264 and M2TS.

Flag Permalink This was helpful (0) Back to Computer Help forum 2 total posts Popular Forums icon Computer Help 51,912 discussions icon Computer Newbies 10,498 discussions icon Laptops 20,411 discussions icon Questions about adding propane for just a stove top [HomeImprovement] by vircotto312. Please help. It will re-register over 40 dll files required for for the smooth functioning of WMP.

Thread Tools Search this Thread Display Modes 6th October 2001, 02:33 #1 |Link warrior15r Guest Posts: n/a WINDOWS XP & Windows Media Player HELP Am I the only one Should it be set to 'manual'? Click the Download latest version link near the top in the right-sidebar. Regards Howard Feb 18, 2007 #7 canquest TS Rookie Topic Starter Posts: 19 Hi!

Most phones only have mp-4 extenions, how the heck are you suppose to play them on your computer?? November 9th, 2015 by Aseem Kishore File in: Computer Tips There are 0 comments, care to add yours? When I follow the link "Download Codec Pack here" above, it take me to the site "VideoBuzz." When I get there and click the "download here" button/link, I get a "Malicious or read our Welcome Guide to learn how to use this site.