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Windows 7: How to disable video playback acceleration in win 7

14 Jan 2012   #11

Win7 Pro SP1 x64

how about downloading the driver from your video card's company site.
and also try this; Adjust Cleartype Text in Windows 7
type cleartype in your start menu search box...

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15 Jan 2012   #12

windows 7 home premium 64bit sp1

I did it, on HP forums I found exactly the same problems, the guy is writting there that it does the intel hd graphics that I cannot upgrade because Windows always says that I have the most suitable driver already installed and won't permit me upgrade the driver.
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15 Jan 2012   #13

Win7 Pro SP1 x64

Have you tried VLC to play WMV FLV files?
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