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Windows 7: Windows 7 not showing all thumbnails

22 Mar 2012   #11

Windows 8 Pro

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by Arc View Post
You may try - Windows 7 Codecs - WMP12 Codecs .

After installation, run the program, and check the "shark007 suggested settings" ... it will generate all the video thumbnails.
Thanks! Will try when off work, is that player as good as VLC, I mean, will it play pretty much any format?

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22 Mar 2012   #12

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Yes, it associates almost all format's association to WMP 12. It is not a different player.
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22 Mar 2012   #13

Windows 8 Pro

Not working, it says error reading set up file?
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