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Windows 7: Video Player Lockup

10 Jan 2009   #1

Windows 7 7000
Video Player Lockup

OK so when I attempt to use any video player on an existing AVI file my system locks up and has to be rebooted. I have tried WMP, VLC (my preference) and KPS. They all react the same way, leads me to believe it is hardware and not a software issue,

Is 1 gig of ram enough for this system to operate properly and can this be the culprit?


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10 Jan 2009   #2

Windows 7 Ultimate Vista Ultimate x64

Yes you should have at least 2 gigs for 32bit and at least 4 - 6 Gigs for 64bit
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10 Jan 2009   #3

Windows 7 7000

Thanks now I have an excuse to upgrade with more memory LOL
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10 Jan 2009   #4

XP,Vista, Windows 7

Is it a requirement of Win 7 to have 2gb for 32 or just suggested? I have been wondering about the min and max memory for Win 7..
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11 Feb 2009   #5

windows 7

Dear All,

Try this one. It probably should work.
DVD playback stops in Media Center and Media Player
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