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Windows 7: FLV file plays sound but no video?

16 Sep 2012   #1

windows 7 Home Premium 64bit
FLV file plays sound but no video?

I downloaded a FLV file. It is small and it only plays souns on the WMP. I change the format to mp4 and it cannot play at all. When i change to AVI it only plays sound. How can i fix this?

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16 Sep 2012   #2

Microsoft Windows 7 Home Premium 64-bit 7600

im thinking that you will need a flv codec to play them on wmp or wmc, you could use vlc mediaplayer which has the codecs built in rather than install codec packs in windows.
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 FLV file plays sound but no video?

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