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: Problem With Playing Videos on VLC, YouTube, etc.

06 Feb 2012   #1

Windows 7 Home Premium - 64 bit.
 
 
Problem With Playing Videos on VLC, YouTube, etc.

I think this is a bit of an unusual problem, but basically sometimes when I load my computer it will not play videos or load skype. Internet browsing and other applications seem to work fine but VLC, windows media player, youtube and skype will not run at all.

In saying this, I mean that I will try to play a video for instance and it simply won't play. No audio, no video, no error message.

Now what I have learnt though, is I can restart my computer which tends to fix it. This doesn't happen all the time, but roughly 1 in every 3 or 4 times I boot up my computer, I have this issue.

So yeah, it's somewhat annoying and I'd like to understand why this is happening and what I can do to stop it from happening.

Other notables are that my windows updates are up to date and as far as I'm aware, my driver updates are current also.

Did a sfc /scannow which found no violations and my computer specs are as follows:
Intel Core i5 2500K Processor LGA1155 3.3GHz CPU
ASRock Z68 Extreme3 Gen3 MB, LGA1155 Intel Z68
G Skill 16G(4x4G) DDR3 1600Mhz PC12800 RL 9-9-9-24(CL9Q-16GBRL)
Seagate 1TB SV35 7200.5 SATA 32MB
Asus ATI EAH6850 Direct Cu V2 PCI-E 2.1 1GB GDDR5 DVI HDMI D-Sub DP
DX11 Fan
Asus DRW-24B3LT 24x DVDRW SATA LightScribe
Antec Dark Fleet DF-30 Gaming Case
Corsair TX-650 650W ATX Power
Microsoft Windows 7 Home Premium 64bit OEM

Thanks

My System SpecsSystem Spec
.

Reply

 Problem With Playing Videos on VLC, YouTube, etc.




Thread Tools



Similar help and support threads for2: Problem With Playing Videos on VLC, YouTube, etc.
Thread Forum
Videos on YouTube Not Playing Properly Browsers & Mail
Crashes when playing YouTube videos BSOD Help and Support
Youtube videos keep on playing even when i stop the video Browsers & Mail
Solved BSOD Playing BF3, watching Youtube videos BSOD Help and Support
BSOD on FB and playing videos on Youtube. BSOD Help and Support
Youtube videos not playing Browsers & Mail

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 07:16 AM.
Twitter Facebook Google+



Windows 7 Forums

Seven Forums Android App Seven Forums IOS App
  

1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 19 20 21 22 23 24 25 26 27 28 29 30 31 32 33