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Old 01-21-2008, 08:06 PM   #1 (permalink)
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I got a new 22' lcd, i want tom watch a dvd movie, I guess i need a better codec or something....anything good that i can download for free?
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Default Re: Cant watch dvd movie?

That's a great deal of information you gave there. What's happening? Black screen? Audio?
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lol....sorry....I need codec?
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Download VLC player and DivX player. Both free. Try each to see if they work.
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i use vista codec pack and media player classic (as well as windows mp 11)
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I got a new 22' lcd, i want tom watch a dvd movie, I guess i need a better codec or something....anything good that i can download for free?
If it's a downloaded movie off a p2p (peer2peer, eg kazaa) and your trying to play it in Windows Media Player, and it is just playing audio, it will show you the problem at the bottom of WMP.. eg "Missing Codec (digits)"..
It should also give you a link to download the msising codec from the Microsoft site..
The person above had a good solution.. Quicktime/realtime will help.
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Vlc Ftw!
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