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Windows 7: BLURAY playback on Windows 7

27 Mar 2009   #1
Jac

Windows Seven 7068 x64
 
 
BLURAY playback on Windows 7

Anyone managed to play back bluray discs on Windows 7.

I have today tried two seperate bluray playback apps but neither will play my disc.

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27 Mar 2009   #2

 
 

Yep! You are 100% right. I thought it was something I screwed up on my machine but since intalling version 7057 X64 No more Blue Ray playback. I was able to play it on earlier builds. Maybe,,,no, hopefully they will sort this out as it is a very integral part of my media center system.

Forgot to mention that I have and was able to use Cyberlink's Power DVD Bluray edition before upgrading to 7057 which has killed all BluRay playback at least on my machine.
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27 Mar 2009   #3
Jac

Windows Seven 7068 x64
 
 

Thanks for the response.

Fingers crossed 7068 will fix this.

edit. I thought 7068 might appear soon but looks like the torrent has been removed. I am downloading 7000 x64 so I can watch my movie tomorrow. I will report my progress.
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27 Mar 2009   #4

Windows 7 x64 build 7068
 
 

I have Blu Ray playback working with Nero Showtime, can not get Media Center to work though.

Nero 8 is the version I am using with the Blu Ray plug in.

Cheers!

Using build 7057 x64...
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29 Mar 2009   #5

W7 X-64 RTM,SUSE 11.1, XP PRO SP3 as a VM, VMware ESXi
 
 

Blu Ray worked for me on 7048, 7057 and 7068 (X-64)

I'm using the software that came with my player LG BD REwriter and HD-DVD-ROM drive solution.
This includs the proper version of PowerDVD for this and works just fine.

Player is an LG BD device (re-writer).

Cheers
jimbo
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29 Mar 2009   #6

Windows 7 Professional 64-bit
 
 

Working fine with Cyberlink blu ray edition since beta release.
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29 Mar 2009   #7

Win7
 
 

TMT 3 and PDVD 9 both work on 7057 x64.

Regards!
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31 Mar 2009   #8
Jac

Windows Seven 7068 x64
 
 

So I downloaded 7068 x64.

I was running x32 before so couldn't install from hard disk like usual. I installed my copy of Vista x64. Installed Cyberlink and watched the movie.

Next day I installed 7068 and went to test the Bluray app - same problem. I get a message saying my graphics driver is incompatible!
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31 Mar 2009   #9

 

did you update PowerDVD to the latest version after performing the upgrade to Windows 7?

PowerDVD 9 integrates into WMC so that when you try to play the Bluray in WMC it forks a process over to PowerDVD to play the Bluray.
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03 Apr 2009   #10
Jac

Windows Seven 7068 x64
 
 

I updated PowerDVD and now it works again. Thanks.

Should have been first thing I did but I downloaded an update from Cyberlink just a few weeks ago and used that. They must have updated again since.

Cheers
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