Windows 7 Forums

Welcome to Windows 7 Forums. Our forum is dedicated to helping you find support and solutions for any problems regarding your Windows 7 PC be it Dell, HP, Acer, Asus or a custom build. We also provide an extensive Windows 7 tutorial section that covers a wide range of tips and tricks.


Windows 7: video error

02 Sep 2013   #1
asaf

win 7 ultimate
 
 
video error

"files needed to display video are not installed or are not working correctly. restart windows media center or restart the computer"

the above message suddenly started to be displayed on every movie i try to watch. what can i do to fix it? i've reinstalled shark007 codec bundle but to no avail...

help!


My System SpecsSystem Spec
.

22 Sep 2013   #2
TrunkMonkey

Windows 7 Professional 64 bit
 
 

A couple things to try:

1) open an elevated command prompt and type "sfc /scannow". Let that run and reboot.

2) Run Media Center Recovery Task from the task scheduler. Look in the Windows -> media center folder for this task (from within Task Scheduler). Run and reboot.

3) Remove media center from Programs and Features in Control Panel. Reboot. Now re-add Media Center the same way (checking the box). Reboot.

That's all I got. This has happened to me before and think I restored a system image to recover.

I run shark's codec pack too. No problems. Be sure you have shark suggested settings checked and when it asks if you use Play To or Live TV, say YES.
My System SpecsSystem Spec
Reply

 video error




Thread Tools





Similar help and support threads
Thread Forum
video card error. No video on start-up. Sony vaio all in one PC.
Anyone know how to fix this error. I get 1 long beep and 2 short beeps at start-up and no video but I get sound? Anyone know a cost effective way to fix this?
Graphic Cards
Mp4 Video error
I have problem with a Mp4 file . It does not open in VLC and WMP too. The file type is like (.mp4)(.MP4). I'm including the screen shot.
Music, Pictures & Video
NVIDIA GeForce GT 220 Error: VIDEO TDR ERROR
Hi, Good day. My computer restarted again while playing a game, It happens before but not frequently but last week and today I've encountered it again after reinstalling windows 7 changing it from ultimate to home basic. Here is my System Information: Processor: Intel® Core™ i3-2100 CPU @...
BSOD Help and Support
Video hardware error- LiveKernelEvent, error 0x80000000000000
Hi, video hardware error-LiveKernelEvent is back again. Pls see attached.. Thanks. (last occurred 2132hrs 4th June 2012)
BSOD Help and Support
Video hardware error -- but independent of video card
Hello, Last Christmas, I tried to build a PC for my parents. It almost worked, except that every once in a while, the screen would freeze and the display would go all monochromatic, leaving no choice except to push the reset button. This happened with at least half a dozen different video card...
BSOD Help and Support
Video Error in WMC
Hey guys, Just installed 7 on an older machine, and it is running great but something is wrong with WMC video playback. I also have a TV tuner card, and am able to watch live TV with WinTv7, and able to watch videos in it as well as WMP. But when I try to watch Live TV, or Videos in WMC 7 I get...
Media Center

Our Sites

Site Links

About Us

Find Us

Windows 7 Forums is an independent web site and has not been authorized, sponsored, or otherwise approved by Microsoft Corporation. "Windows 7" and related materials are trademarks of Microsoft Corp.

© Designer Media Ltd

All times are GMT -5. The time now is 19:31.

Twitter Facebook Google+



Windows 7 Forums

Seven Forums Android App Seven Forums IOS App