Windows 7 Forums
Welcome to Windows 7 Forums. Our forum is dedicated to helping you find support and solutions for any problems regarding your Windows 7 PC be it Dell, HP, Acer, Asus or a custom build. We also provide an extensive Windows 7 tutorial section that covers a wide range of tips and tricks.

Windows 7: Playing avi movies - not able to scan forward

10 Dec 2009   #1

Windows 7
Playing avi movies - not able to scan forward

Hi Guys,

I'm having a problem with xvid videos playing through Media Center. I'm unable to scan through the film, the 30 second ahead works. When I click the forward button nothing happens. I've been encoding with handbrake using xvid codecs...

Can anybody shed some light on this?

My System SpecsSystem Spec
11 Dec 2009   #2


The DVR functionality in WMC requires files encoded in a manner that the application, in this case WMC, can correctly read, pause, buffer, etc. I suggest your files are not encoded in a such a manner.

Can you properly play, record, view, pause, fast forward, etc., Recorded TV in WMC? A newer DVD? If so, your hardware is likely OK.
My System SpecsSystem Spec

Thread Tools

Similar help and support threads
Thread Forum
BSOD randomly after playing games or playing movies )
Hi Guys, I have issues with my desktop. I randomly get the bsod (kernel data inpage error). I thought it started after I installes the new ATI drivers. So I tried older drivers but without any result. After that I thought it was an issues with Win 7 64bit. So I installed 32bit. But still I get...
BSOD Help and Support
Problem in playing 3D movies
Greetings Well i got some odd issues while trying to play 3D BD Movies on my laptop recently, Since i bought it I never had any problems with playing 3D BD movies with PowerDVD, till around 3-4 days ago, when i tried to play something i got this message and powerDVD was unable to play it :...
Graphic Cards
Windows 7 playing dvd movies
Hello guys. Apparently Windows 7 does play dvd movies :D This i just found out with my copy of Windows 7 Professional. Well i wanted to watch a dvd that my family got through Netflix but my dad keeps taking the tv. So i just put it in my CD drive and Windows Media Player opens up with...
Music, Pictures & Video
BSOD Playing while Playing WoW or Watching Movies
Hello guys i'm new to this site but here is my problem when i get the BSOD while playing WoW or Watching shows in my comouter. If anyone can help me on this it would be great this has happen to me like 4 times already i'm not sure what is causing the problem. Problem signature: Problem Event...
BSOD Help and Support
random bsods when playing wow or playing movies
HI there im hopeing someone can help me solve this im stumped about what the error is. it only accurs when im ether playing online games or watching movies. my driver says it's up to date, but ill post the bsod.
BSOD Help and Support

Our Sites

Site Links

About Us

Find Us

Windows 7 Forums is an independent web site and has not been authorized, sponsored, or otherwise approved by Microsoft Corporation. "Windows 7" and related materials are trademarks of Microsoft Corp.

© Designer Media Ltd

All times are GMT -5. The time now is 16:49.
Twitter Facebook