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thanks Reply With Quote 31-08-201209:19 PM #4 merupu Array Join Date Aug 2012 Posts 269 Re: How to play the DVD in Windows Media player when it says “There is a Oooh, my windows media player still isn't working, but I am able to watch the dvds now through "intervideo WinDVD 8", so that's a massive improvement. Reports: · Posted 8 years ago Top parker6 Posts: 26 This post has been reported. is playing "Big Brother" with our own store-bought DVD's and enforcing copy-protection in Windows Media Player 12? have a peek at these guys

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Windows Media Player Cannot Play This Dvd Because A Compatible Dvd Decoder Is Not Installed

Log in with Facebook Log in with Twitter Log in with Google Your name or email address: Do you already have an account? Hi - I hope this is the proper forum for this issue. Should I allow this?

alfredgerald 13:08 19 Dec 06 Thank you Anskyber. In addition to your DVD-ROM drive and Player software, you must have either a software or hardware decoder to play DVDs. Try installing an updated driver for your video card." I have no idea what a driver is, or where I might find one! Windows Media Player Cannot Play Dvd Video. You Might Need To Adjust Your Windows Display That should work.

So far my search on Google hasn't found any obvious answers. Windows Media Player Cannot Play This Dvd Because There Is A Problem With Digital Copy Protection Now I have deleted Nero and exhausted every other option, it is consistently insisting that it is a problem with digital protection, etc. :( Reports: · Posted 8 years ago Top Think I should go ahead anyway? Now all teh dvds I have paid for will not play, for no reason.

Cause The above mentioned error message pops up if you are trying to play a commercial DRM-protected DVD video. Digital Copy Protection Error Windows 7 is my only remaining option to spend money on this software for something that was free last week? ERROR The requested URL could not be retrieved The following error was encountered while trying to retrieve the URL: Connection to failed. Try installing an updated driver for your video card." I updated my video driver and tried again - same error message.

Windows Media Player Cannot Play This Dvd Because There Is A Problem With Digital Copy Protection

This is really stupid because it was bought and is legal and Microsoft decides for me that it should not be allowed to be viewed. http://www.tomshardware.com/forum/271764-32-windows-media-player-play Hmm. Windows Media Player Cannot Play This Dvd Because A Compatible Dvd Decoder Is Not Installed I graduated from Emory University in Atlanta, GA in 2002 with a degree in Computer Science and Mathematics. Windows Media Player Cannot Play Dvd Adjust Display Settings Reports: · Posted 8 years ago Top parker6 Posts: 26 This post has been reported.

No, create an account now. More about the author I tried every known remedy: Updated drivers for VGA, Sound and Monitor; tested several Codec packs; tweaked a bunch of stuff etc. I found the DRM folder in the ProgramData\Windows directory. Tech Reviews Tech News Tech How To Best Tech Reviews Tech Buying Advice Laptop Reviews PC Reviews Printer Reviews Smartphone Reviews Tablet Reviews Wearables Reviews Storage Reviews Antivirus Reviews Latest Deals Windows 7 Dvd Decoder

Also make sure that you check after installing the new and updated drivers that whether the problem has gone or not .. If so it's possible you have an MPEG-2 Decoder but the Nero 8 install accidentally messed up the decoder settings. It's so bizarre. check my blog The problem that error is talking about is that there is software designed to make sure the DVD you try to play is not an illegal copy and something possibly the

Thank you. - Joe Remove Advertisements Sponsored Links TechSupportForum.com Advertisement 12-26-2009, 03:01 PM #2 blah789 TSF Enthusiast Join Date: Aug 2008 Posts: 2,439 OS: Windows 2000 SP4 Windows Media Player Decoder And then I suddenly remembered: When I installedmycurrent DVD drive (AD7633A) about 2 years ago I decided to Flash it with a patchedRegion Free / RPC1 firmware. Not as pretty but so much more functional.

Try VLC instead of WMP!

Powered by vBulletin Version 4.1.0 Copyright © 2016 vBulletin Solutions, Inc. ABOUT About Us Contact Us Discussion Forum Advertising Privacy Policy GET ARTICLES BY EMAIL Enter your email address to get our daily newsletter. but none of this solved the problem. Dvd Copy Protect Fail In some cases, you can resolve the problem by updating the device driver for your video card.

it can be much easier to simply use KMPlayer or VLC to play DVDs instead of trying to find codecs for Windows media player Mar 13, 2011 #9 SNGX1275 TS I installed Nero 8 and I get that error message when playing some DVDs on my computer when it worked fine before. Its just the WMP cant play and gives those useless error message. news Friday, November 06, 2009 10:45 PM Reply | Quote 0 Sign in to vote Got the same error message when trying to play DVDs I have purchased.

By Unregistered in forum Windows Forum Replies: 7 Last Post: 31-08-2013, 04:52 PM Error "not a valid Win32 application" while installing K-lite media player in windows XP By Unregistered in forum I got the message while watching a DVD that I had watched part of TWO HOURS earlier. That did nothing. Check that the DVD region on the computer is set correctly.

After a little research, I installed the K-Lite Codec Pack and it is recognized properly. Your cache administrator is webmaster. Note that most commercial DVD's (sold in stores) are encrypted. If you need to, go to My Computer Right click the DVD drive/Properties/Advanced/Region Code and set the region to your area (i.e #1 for North America etc) « MSN E-MAIL

Please help! Couldn't sign you in, please try again. On teh advice of a MSFT Moderator I tried: All the options in the Enahnced Playback and Device Experience area are ticked. HASH, thanks very much for the link, but unfortunately it made no difference to the status of my Windows Media Player.

Required fields are marked *Comment Name * Email * Website Daily Email Newsletter Featured PostsHow to Check if Your VPN Connection is Actually EncryptedThe Best Free Apps for a New iPhoneView That's not new to Windows 7.Your graphics card, its drivers, and your monitor must all be HDCP compliant if you wish to watch DVDs using a digital interface (like DVI). X Reports: · Posted 8 years ago Top jd2066 Posts: 3814 This post has been reported. If you were able to watch the same DVD on the same hardware (including the digital interface) before upgrading to Win7, I'd guess that you need HDCP compliant drivers.http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/HdcpI have no HDCP

It's really a pain that something like that doesn't just "work" considering it's VERY COMMON for people to watch DVDs on their computers! After the install the problem was still present as expected. Don't forget to stop back once in a while! How to play all the video types in Windows media player?

Mar 12, 2011 #8 LookinAround Ex Tech Spotter Posts: 6,491 +183 yea, should be OK to uninstall the other codec pack first btw.. In any case (a) sending users on an Easter-Egg hunt about updating video drivers is utterly lame and (b) use VLC instead ...