Reports: · Posted 8 years ago Top jd2066 Posts: 3814 This post has been reported. Thank you! These packs are poorly written. Open display settings in Control Panel, and then try lowering your screen resolution and color quality settings." Cause of the Problem: Windows Media player cannot find a mpeg2 codec to play have a peek at these guys
Any help appreciated! 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 Windows Media Player will play discs I have burned myself with no problems. Reports: · Posted 8 years ago Top taybay Posts: 521 This post has been reported.
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 ok, last post I promise - apparently I am suddenly lacking an 'MPEG-2 decoder'. Thank you xxx Reports: · Posted 8 years ago Top parker6 Posts: 26 This post has been reported. Edit: Post about region code deleted.
Edit 2: Were you able to play DVDs before you installed Nero 8? 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. For general information about using Windows Media Player and other Windows Media technologies, see the Windows Media Player FAQ page or the Windows Media Knowledge Center. Windows Media Player Cannot Play Dvd Because A Compatible Dvd Decoder Is Not Installed Show Ignored Content As Seen On Welcome to Tech Support Guy!
HowdeeDoodee, Apr 26, 2009 #3 HowdeeDoodee Thread Starter Joined: Aug 26, 2004 Messages: 614 Thank you Bichey, your advice was taken. Think I should go ahead anyway? wmp.vi 9 KB 0 Kudos Message 3 of 5 (1,122 Views) Reply 0 Kudos Re: windows media player resolution problem drval Member 01-23-2011 03:01 PM Options Mark as New Bookmark Subscribe http://answers.microsoft.com/en-us/windows/forum/windows_vista-pictures/windows-media-player-visualization-resolution/cfe9ef11-5bf8-42b7-a089-5eb1ac367329 Click here to join today!
That should work. Windows Media Player Digital Copy Protection Error Tech Support Guy is completely free -- paid for by advertisers and donations. Short URL to this thread: https://techguy.org/822009 Log in with Facebook Log in with Twitter Log in with Google Your name or email address: Do you already have an account? Receive this error message with Windows Media Player when trying to play DVD.: Windows Media Player cannot play DVD video.
ONLY install what you really need. Now that I think about it the same thing happened to me. Windows Media Player Cannot Play Dvd You Might Need To Adjust Installed XLC media player, can now run DVD videos under XLC but cannot run DVD videos under Windows Media Player. Windows Media Player Cannot Play Dvd Digital Copy Protection http://www.videolan.org/vlc/ Reports: · Posted 8 years ago Top HASH Posts: 207 This post has been reported.
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. More about the author 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 Initially it was just a message suggesting that I change my screen resolution, etc. Please help! Problem With Digital Copy Protection Between Your Dvd Drive Decoder And Video Card
It's just the ones I have bought in box sets that won't play, even though they worked before without problems. Open display settings in Conrol Panel, and then try lowering your screen resolution and color quality settings. Don't forget to stop back once in a while! check my blog Join over 733,556 other people just like you!
Chillyhilly replied Nov 1, 2016 at 3:48 PM Freezing and wifi dropping out... Keep in mind that several DVD codecs are not free. Showing results for Search instead for Did you mean: Reply Topic Options Subscribe to RSS Feed Mark Topic as New Mark Topic as Read Float this Topic to the Top Bookmark Windows Media Player Decoder This tool is included with the K-Lite Codec Pack and is also available as a standalone application.The K-Lite Codec Pack automatically adjusts the preferred codecs settings for the most common video
So you can not go ahead. I think the "no driver files" message is an error saying there isn't a driver to roll back to. GeneralNewsLinksGuidesSupportForumF.A.Q.K-Lite Codec PackInformationDownloadOther downloadsOverviewVLC PlayerWindows Media CodecsBack to FAQ indexWindows Media PlayerQ:How can I play DVDs with Windows Media Player?A:To play DVDs in Windows Media Player you need a MPEG-2 decoder news The issue is that WMP resizes to fit the default size of the media being played.
Double CD/DVD drives or similar text. Ignore the remark about display settings and resolution. Try VLC instead of WMP! Download from here Bichey, Apr 26, 2009 #2 HowdeeDoodee Thread Starter Joined: Aug 26, 2004 Messages: 614 Thank you.
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 This is similar to how things work on older Windows versions.Sometimes it is also needed to disable the Microsoft audio and video decoders.The Microsoft players use the new Media Foundation playback RSS ALL ARTICLES FEATURES ONLY TRIVIA Search The How-To Geek Forums Have Migrated to Discourse How-To Geek Forums / Windows XP (Solved) - Problems with Windows Media Player (22 posts) lordsmurf, Apr 27, 2009 #5 Bichey Joined: Feb 11, 2009 Messages: 546 You are welcome, HowdeeDoodee Bichey, Apr 28, 2009 #6 Sponsor This thread has been Locked and is
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Sponsor: Unable to play DVD video in Windows Media Player Problem Description: You are unable to play DVDs with Windows Media Player. I'll search on your problem some more and I'll post back if I think of any ideas. Can play cd audio with Windows Media Player..