However, Taybay, that player was free and works perfectly so thank you so much for the link! Lenovo Yoga Book review: The 2-in-1 computer you will love but might find it hard to fully commit to 1995-2015: How technology has changed the world in 20 years Bent Image You might need to adjust your Windows display settings…" error Posted on April 29, 2012 by mymce Problem:- When I try and play a DVD my Windows Media Player comes up Why does Microsoft surface have hardly any space? have a peek at these guys
Am genuinely so shocked that downloading a free trial of such a famous company could play such havoc with my computer! It uses specials settings to make Windows select the decoder based on the filter merit. I never thought about a connection between the two before as I rarely play DVDs on my computer so it was a while after installing Nero 8 it happened. You might need to adjust your Windows display settings. http://answers.microsoft.com/en-us/windows/forum/windows_vista-pictures/windows-media-player-cannot-play-dvd-video-you/3d6f9df6-80c9-4415-b947-83a10ce28a72
This has been well-known on video-related sites for many years now. HowdeeDoodee, Apr 26, 2009 #1 Sponsor Bichey Joined: Feb 11, 2009 Messages: 546 you require codecs to run DVDs. It could at least say something like "I can't play DVDs" instead of this lame excuse. 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? So you can not go ahead. Reports: · Posted 8 years ago Top parker6 Posts: 26 This post has been reported. Problem With Digital Copy Protection Between Your Dvd Drive Decoder And Video Card I searched a lot in the web and finally got the solution required from you.
Here are a few things you can try though I don't know if they will help. 1. HELP! Thread Status: Not open for further replies. http://www.pcadvisor.co.uk/forum/helproom-1/windows-media-player-wont-play-dvds-293221/ http://www.microsoft.com/downloads/details.aspx?FamilyId=DE1491AC-0AB6-4990-943D-627E6ADE9FCB&displaylang=en If there are no codecs available on your system install a DVD codec on your system such as PowerDVD, Nero, or Roxio.
You might need to adjust your Windows display settings. Windows Media Player Digital Copy Protection Error I will try your suggestion. Download an alternative media player If you decide to do away with Windows Media Player altogether then you can instead go for a media player like VLC Media Player which is Thanks so much for your help, but neither option seems to have helped.
Very cool. The following are free Media players that work with DVDs: VLC Media Player Classic (Note: This currently does not work under Vista) You can use these programs to open up and Windows Media Player Cannot Play Dvd Video. You Might Need To Adjust Your Windows Display Settings Ugh. Windows Media Player Cannot Play Dvd Digital Copy Protection Style Default Style Contact Us Help Home Top RSS Terms and Rules Copyright © TechGuy, Inc.
Reports: · Posted 8 years ago Top parker6 Posts: 26 This post has been reported. More about the author You can only upload a photo or a video. Contact It was clever enough to work out I had the Vista Codec Pack already installed and prompted me to see if I should uninstall it. Windows Media Player Cannot Play Dvd Because A Compatible Dvd Decoder Is Not Installed
Thanks very much, I would appreciate any info on how to sort this out, - it's one of the main things i use my PC for, so it's becoming a big Can your drive even play the type of DVD you are trying to play? Hmm. check my blog HASH, thanks very much for the link, but unfortunately it made no difference to the status of my Windows Media Player.
Solved: Cannot play DVD videos under Windows Media Player Discussion in 'Multimedia' started by HowdeeDoodee, Apr 26, 2009. Windows 7 Dvd Decoder Also I'm fairly sure installing an updated video driver like the message says will not help as if you could play DVDs before then there is most likely nothing wrong with You might need to adjust your Windows display settings.
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Reports: · Posted 8 years ago Top jd2066 Posts: 3814 This post has been reported. WELL I JUST DID ALL THAT BUT STILL HAVING THE SAME PROBLEM AND MESSAGE. How do you upgrade your decoder? news To force the use of DirectShow filters, you may also need to disable Media Foundation with the Codec tweak Tool.Q:Some videos play very pixelated on Windows 7A:This is a bug in
Macboatmaster replied Nov 1, 2016 at 3:40 PM Ok so which Win7 service pack1... Unfortunately my trial version will only last for a week or so. . . There are a large number of codecs available plus you can also choose whether or not to install Windows Media Player Classic as well. parker6 on your third post, you asked for a place to download the codecs.
Will just use that from now on and never ever click on Nero links again. Advertisement HowdeeDoodee Thread Starter Joined: Aug 26, 2004 Messages: 614 Can play mp3 audio with Windows Media Player. That should work. http://free-codecs.com/K_Lite_Mega_Codec_Pack_download.htm Saman B · 8 years ago 1 Thumbs up 0 Thumbs down Comment Add a comment Submit · just now Report Abuse i know you have to download it on
Open display settings in Control Panel, and then try lowering your screen resolution and color quality settings."I tried this and still got the same error message.I'm using Windows XP (SP2) & Initially it was just a message suggesting that I change my screen resolution, etc. Click device manager on the left. During Nero Installation, I did tick a box that I think was asking if I would be playing dvds from Europe or America, and I ticked Europe, when i think these
HowdeeDoodee, Apr 27, 2009 #4 lordsmurf Joined: Apr 23, 2009 Messages: 1,156 Do not install a codec pack!!!! BR//romel peter99co 11:34 06 Dec 08 I use Media Monkey as a Music player and it good for use as a Jukebox. So I guess my problem went away or none of the disc's I have are affected. This thread is now locked and can not be replied to.
Open display settings in Conrol Panel, and then try lowering your screen resolution and color quality settings. Any help I would massively appreciate!