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Old 03-31-2005, 05:29 PM   #1 (permalink)
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I am downloading this huge movie file and is about 30% done. Is there any way I can watch it even though is not complete? I am not using any P2P, jus regular downlaoad and I try to play it in WMP.


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Old 03-31-2005, 05:32 PM   #2 (permalink)
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i dont think its possible

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Old 03-31-2005, 06:22 PM   #3 (permalink)
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AVIPreview by AJ... keep in mind, not all movies will be previewable. Its also hard to do this with bit torrent type servers because it downloads in scattered patterns (depending on who has what part and what you need). It does work sometimes though.
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Old 03-31-2005, 07:25 PM   #4 (permalink)
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It depends on the format of the movie man. It sucks how they don't make all the "necessary parameters" of the movie available at the beginning of the stream. And as killian mentioned, the download format adds yet another layer of confusion as well.. :s..
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Old 04-01-2005, 05:33 AM   #5 (permalink)
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Bittorrent you cant do that, unless you have Azureus and tick the "prioritise first part of the file" button.
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