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Windows 7: wmp12/wmc don't play dvds

04 Dec 2009   #1
davies101

windows 7 home premium 64 bit
 
 
wmp12/wmc don't play dvds

hi. i have power dvd which plays back the dvds fine, so i know they work. but only in wmp12 and windows media centre they do not play back. they both have the exact same problem, it detects the dvd. looks as though it's about to play it but nothing. screen remains black, no sound, doesn't display how long the movie goes for so i cant press play. and no error message! very confusin. any suggestful hints are appreciated. cheers


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04 Dec 2009   #2
torrentg

7600.20510 x86
 
 

Uninstall any and all codecs and codec packs you have previously installed.

Once it's working and fixed, you can install Shark's codec pack.
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04 Dec 2009   #3
lnxtinman

windows 7 ultimate
 
 

doesn't sharks codec pack uninstall old codecs before installing?
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04 Dec 2009   #4
davies101

windows 7 home premium 64 bit
 
 

yep. it workd, cheers.
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