My System Specs OS Win 7 HP 64bit Monitor(s) Displays Dell flat screen Keyboard Maxell backlit display Internet Speed dialup lou62 View Public Profile Find More Posts by lou62 Page 1 Originally this app was supposed to show up later in the year, but Microsoft’s solution is already available. In my case this is running on an Acer Revo 3610 (same as the third post in the thread). How to Troubleshoot Windows Media Center Not Working on Windows 7/8/8.1 Windows Media Center is well loved by many Windows users. http://introbuilder.net/windows-media/windows-media-center-error.php
Windows will reinstall drivers automatically if it finds any plug and play hardware when it restarts. I wonder if you could use them. I'm guessing it's a software issue as it can see the DVD but just can't play them. One more bit of info for the community, if I connect my PC HDMI directly to my Vizio LCD, it works fine.
When I attempt to play a Netflix movie, the Netflix menu comes up, allows me to browse, select a movie and after clicking play (or resume), the screen blanks, the WMC Also people in this thread suggest disabling the MCE "play sound when navigating MCE", and I found that this method works for some user, but not all. a stern frowning face* Boyze Wednesday, January 20, 2010 7:29 AM Reply | Quote 0 Sign in to vote The fix works for me as well. As mentioned DVDs will play fine in Media Player just not in Media Center.
Dell Inspiron Zino HD CPU: AMD Athlon™ X2 3250e processor Graphics: ATI Mobility Radeon™ HD 4330 GPU Memory: 4GB of DDR2 800 Windows 7 Home Premium 64Bit Monday, January 11, 2010 Then, I read that MPC-Home Cinema was better than Windows Media Player and so I tried to D/L and install that. How can Win7 be positioned for HTPCapplications with such a rudimentary problem as this? Very strange, I haven't been able to find a fix for this yet.
Tuesday, February 02, 2010 4:24 AM Reply | Quote 0 Sign in to vote I don't think it is only Intel chipset. Installation & Setup Windows Media Player does not play DVDs when my Soundcard is connectedHi guys, I have an external USB soundcard (Native Instruments Komplete Audio 6), and it has come Please clarify that as if I am right then judicious registry editing may be all that is needed to turn it back on. https://support.microsoft.com/en-us/kb/952983 Many thanks General Support How to add "play with Media Center" to DVD drive in W.
I was thinking that it was the WMC default decoder and tried to find a way to change the WMC default decoder to use either PowerDVD or TotalMedia Theatre. If I want to watch a Blu-Ray, I need to re-configure the computer to use HDMI audio. Up To 36% off Various Amazon Kindle Models, Discounted until 11/3 - Deal Alert 43% off NETGEAR AC750 WiFi Range Extender - Deal Alert 53% off Etekcity Wireless Bluetooth 4.0 NFC-Enabled Reboot.
If any graphics card software is installed, please uninstall it. If it persists, test it in Clean Boot mode. You can also contact the manufacturers to confirm its Windows I have found this is NOT graphics related. Windows Media Center is a nice program, but Windows Media Center not working problem sometimes still happens to Windows 7, Windows 8/8.1 users. This article will show Windows 10 users a workaround when Windows Media Center stops serving for Windows 10, and also give out solutions to fix Windows Media Center not working on
now, how do I get WMC to play them all? news Aug 2013, 09:52 PM #8 (permalink) eyeb Senior Member Join Date: Sep 2010 Location: Planet X Posts: 821 without using regedit, have you just tried to run the If it won't play in VLC, then it isn't an issue with Media Center. I have tried changing the decider WMC uses for DVD playback to PowerDVD which appeared to fix the problem of playing physical DVDs but it still does not play any DVD
Monday, January 25, 2010 2:39 AM Reply | Quote 0 Sign in to vote Ahh, ok. Quote: As to your final question: I suppose that Windows Media Centre (plus DVD Maker and Windows Media Player) became features when it was decided that they were core products. I tried to do an in-place reinstall of Windows, but the install finds a legacy scanner, which I physically removed, uninstalled, and then removed all traces of the software and cleaned have a peek at these guys So my question is this: How do you know if you are missing codecs and what do you do to tell if and what you need?
I have limited understanding of what you are recommending, but I question what effect would doing a clean Windows install and then restoring from a full system image backup have? For Video games however, when setting the HDMI output to stereo, these no longer produce 5.1 and are instead output in STEREO. Software and Apps All times are GMT -5.
The other audio outputs are disabled. Start Windows Media Center. That's correct. As you said, it's an old card.
Windows Media Center can play DVD and VOB files without problem. This issue is mainly caused by graphics drivers. I would like to confirm which model of Computer and You could disable it or ask here if you're not sure. My System Specs System Manufacturer/Model Number fakeasdf (c) OS Win 7 Pro x64 x 3, Win 7 Pro x86, Ubuntu 9.04 CPU 2 x C2D [email protected] Ghz, C2D [email protected] ghz, P4 http://introbuilder.net/windows-media/windows-media-center-error-log.php I can use Windows Media Player for ripping an burning music, etc.
Over VGA it works fine, no issue.Any news.Windows 7 64-bitATI 4550 with 9.12Happauge 1800 (WinTv 7) Athalon 3500+ 64-bit Edited by JamHandMan Wednesday, January 13, 2010 3:25 PM Wednesday, January 13, Unfortunately, every time I'm told via the same error message: [Window Title] Windows Features / [Content] An error has occurred. It seems that many folks experiencing this problem also have a Hauppage TV tuner. Any ideas on how to fix this?
Proposed as answer by TirsoA Saturday, January 23, 2010 5:11 AM Wednesday, January 20, 2010 5:12 AM Reply | Quote 0 Sign in to vote VampyreGTX - thank you - that Try go to your sound properties, under "playback", double click "HDMI Output", see "Supported Formats", this is the trick. "UNCHECK DOLBY DIGITAL", save settings, and restart MCE. Marked as answer by Vivian Xing Thursday, December 17, 2009 2:59 AM Saturday, December 12, 2009 10:54 AM Reply | Quote All replies 0 Sign in to vote Hi, Before Friday, November 20, 2009 12:33 PM Reply | Quote 0 Sign in to vote According to my research, it should be a video card driver problem.
If I am using HDMI audio then it causes the problems. It's not a huge deal if I can't find a solution. Forum Today's Posts FAQ Community Albums Tutorials What's New? Have I done something wrong?
The only way you can install/uninstall this Windows feature is to use the Windows Features applet that you run from the running Windows OS GUI as I described above. The reason VLC works for you is because VLC has the codecs built into it. As I stated, I am a Vista user(this method will 100% work under Vista MCE), so hope this method also work for you Windows 7 users, if anybody can try this Join them; it only takes a minute: Sign up Here's how it works: Anybody can ask a question Anybody can answer The best answers are voted up and rise to the
This motherboard has an Optical audio-out, and if I use the Optical to send the sound to the receiver, everything works fine. I am glad to hear that disabling HDMI resolved some of this issue. System: Windows 7 Ultimate x64 (clean install from formatted HD, fully patched) Intel Core 2 Duo E8500 Wolfdale 3.16GHz GIGABYTE GA-E7AUM-DS2H LGA 775 NVIDIA GeForce 9400 HDMI G.SKILL 4GB (2 x 2GB) 240-Pin Oracle flashback query syntax - all tables to same timestamp Trick or Treat polyglot =TEXT([Date Column],"MMMM") issue Why was Susan treated so unkindly?
Quote: Originally Posted by Frank D I have limited understanding of what you are recommending, but I question what effect would doing a clean Windows install and then restoring from a