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Windows 7: problem in playing avi and mkv

18 Feb 2011   #1
MNasr

windows7 32
 
 
problem in playing avi and mkv

i have a problem when playing avi or mkv videos ,the video become slaw
any one can help me ?


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18 Feb 2011   #2
Maguscreed

Microsoft Community Contributor Award Recipient

Windows 7 x64
 
 

Can you try playing it with this for me?
VideoLAN - VLC media player, Open Source video framework for every OS!

Just to determine if it's the system or the player responsible.
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19 Feb 2011   #3
MNasr

windows7 32
 
 

thanks alot it working
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19 Feb 2011   #4
Shark007

Windows 7 Ultimate 64bit
 
 

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by MNasr View Post
i have a problem when playing avi or mkv videos ,the video become slaw
any one can help me ?
To be able to use the Windows players for playback, you would need to install the Shark007 Win7codecs.
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19 Feb 2011   #5
Maguscreed

Microsoft Community Contributor Award Recipient

Windows 7 x64
 
 

Yes, the beauty of vlc is it doesn't lean on codecs, makes it a great tool sometimes for troubleshooting, it even allows some tweaks many media players dropped for some reason. Shark007 is correct in suggesting you need codecs for media player to handle the files properly though.
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23 Feb 2011   #6
MNasr

windows7 32
 
 

thanks for all , i have installed vlc and worked for few time and become slaw again
i use codecs like k-lite codec ,real alternative
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23 Feb 2011   #7
Maguscreed

Microsoft Community Contributor Award Recipient

Windows 7 x64
 
 

You can hit the vlc forum for performance tweaks, sounds like your system is just choking on them. What's the filesize/length of these videos?
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23 Feb 2011   #8
Shark007

Windows 7 Ultimate 64bit
 
 

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by MNasr View Post
thanks for all , i have installed vlc and worked for few time and become slaw again
i use codecs like k-lite codec ,real alternative
uninstall both of these codecs and install ONLY the Shark007 Win7codecs.
After installation you can use Windows Media Player to playback your files.
My System SpecsSystem Spec
23 Feb 2011   #9
MNasr

windows7 32
 
 

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by Shark007 View Post
Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by MNasr View Post
thanks for all , i have installed vlc and worked for few time and become slaw again
i use codecs like k-lite codec ,real alternative
uninstall both of these codecs and install ONLY the Shark007 Win7codecs.
After installation you can use Windows Media Player to playback your files.
i have tried but still have this problem?
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23 Feb 2011   #10
Shark007

Windows 7 Ultimate 64bit
 
 

There is a Settings Application installed with the codecs.
Open it using a right-click on the startmenu shortcut and select 'Run as Administrator'
At the bottom of the application is a checkbox for SUGGESTED settings, give that a try.
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