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Old 09-18-2006, 12:33 PM   #1 (permalink)
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Default Media files don't show picture?

For some reason every video file I have on my computer, or external HD will only play the sound when I try and play them. No picture comes up. I've tried realplayer, wmp, and divix, and they all do the same thing, black screen and the sound. Anyone know what's wrong or how I should fix it?

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Old 09-18-2006, 01:08 PM   #2 (permalink)
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Do you have all the required/updated codecs? Is this a new issue or have they been like that since you downloaded them?
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