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Windows 7: Windows Media Player 12 - No video when playing AVCHD files

19 Nov 2011   #1

Win 7
Windows Media Player 12 - No video when playing AVCHD files

Forum Members,

I'm having trouble playing AVCHD files from my camcorder that I used to be able to play with no problem.

So the problem is that the files will play but with no video. As I stated before they used to play with no problem but now only the audio plays and no video. The only difference in my computer is that I updated my NVIDIA graphics drivers.

Even when I convert the files from AVCHD to WMV they won't play properly (no video). DxDiag file attached.

Any ideas?

Appreciate the help guys/gals.

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12 Dec 2011   #2

windows 7

If you have any insight into the above question, do you also know how to get WMP 12 to play .mpg (MPEG) files - both audio and video together?
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29 Dec 2011   #3

windows 7 64 bit
Radeon Catalist software adn drivers

After months of living without Media Player I just received an automatic update of AMD Catalist software for windows 7. This update fixed my Media Player Sound but no video problem.
I have an ATI Radeon HD 5700 video card and the catalist software is for this card.
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29 Dec 2011   #4

Windows 7 Ultimate 64bit

If you install the Win7codecs, selecting the [x] SUGGESTED settings checkbox will allow ALL M2TS files to playback properly.
If you have a 64bit Operating System and want to play these files in Media Center, you will also need to install the x64Components addon
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18 Feb 2012   #5
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