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Windows 7: Bad video resolution during watching movies

23 Oct 2010   #1

Widnows 7 Ultimate 32bit
Bad video resolution during watching movies

So, I have Toshiba notebook (Satellite L650-14E: Intel® Core™ i3-330M 2.13 GHz, ATI Mobility Radeon™ HD 5145, 15.6" LED Backlight TruBrite (1366x768) TFT, DDR3 SDRAM 4GB...) and I installed everything fine, I mean on drivers. Use Windows 7 32bit.
Working properly on each side, I even play very new games and do staff which requires the best video resolution and I haven't any problems except one: when I watch movies, DVD Rip's or DVD's my video resolution is pretty bad. I even could see pixels sometimes .. Also colors are strange, I couldn't really explain but BAD in one word
Well, I've tried to find update for my Graphic Card and didn't help, try most of options in many players - didn't help, then try to remove and install again my video driver, still noting
Now, I did deplete all my sources and I don't know what to do!?
The worst thing would be that is simply like that and never change 'cause I very often use to watch the movies on my notebook and I gonna be feel

So, if someone have any idea, or maybe have the same problem, please do smth...

Thank you!

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24 Oct 2010   #2

Microsoft Windows 7 Home Premium 64-bit 7601 Multiprocessor Free Service Pack 1

Hi mladen and welcome tothe Forum
Try downloading the latest DirectX from here and see if that improves things:
Microsoft Download Center: Product Family Search Results
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24 Oct 2010   #3

ultimate 64 sp1

what video playing software have you tried?

only windows media player?

check out vlc, or mpc-hc and see if they produce better results. both programs are free and highly recommended.
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24 Oct 2010   #4

Windows 7 Ultimate 64bit

If you wish to use the Windows players, Windows Media Player and Media Center,
you will need to install the Shark007 codecs.
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24 Oct 2010   #5

Widnows 7 Ultimate 32bit

I use KM, BS and WMP.. I'll try with both suggests, directX and that two other players... My graphic card can support DirectX 10 but here I only see 9.0c. It's ok to install 9 and than upgrade to 10 or what to do else?

and thank you guys
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24 Oct 2010   #6

Widnows 7 Ultimate 32bit

...directX 9.0c didn't help, the same old thing!! I'm gonna use that players now and see what would be happen...
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30 Dec 2010   #7

Windows 7 home premium 64bit

hello body, i have the same problem of yours. i tried using WMP, Real Player, VLC, Media Player Classic..
is your problem solved?? and if so, how??
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