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WMP and .mkv files
Hi, I use my Samsung connected tv-set to watch the videos files on my computer (W7-64). This works through my home wifi. For that, Samsung gives me no other choice than use Windows Media Player. WMP can't read .mkv files but I've plenty of them and ...Message posted on the January 27th, 2013 - 12:21 PM ET
WMP - can't stop it from connecting to net
-> I Googled how to stop WMP from constantly connecting to the net and downloading whatever it downloads when I pay a music CD on W-7. I can't find anywhere in the program to stop this from happening. Since Verizon doesn't give unlimited ...Message posted on the December 06th, 2012 - 02:34 am ET
Deleting pictures in WMP
Hi: I have tried every method found in most user groups to remove pictures . None of them work. Most suggestions include opening WMP, Library,Pictures,All Pictures. Then select pictures to be deleted, right click, amen. NADA. All attempts to delete ...Message posted on the August 20th, 2012 - 06:56 pm ET
WMP Aspect Ratio w/ Streaming Video
Hello, I'm trying to watch NASA "HD" with WMP (see this link: http://www.nasa.gov/55644main_NASATV_Windows.asx). Problem is, the aspect ratio is wrong. If you click "File->Properties" it shows 720x480 resolution. However, ...Message posted on the April 30th, 2011 - 03:47 pm ET
How come my MPEG-2's audios echo in my old, updated Windows XP Pro. SP3's WMP v10?
Hello. I have some MPEG-2 (.mpg) recordings from my HDTV tuners that I am playing back. I notice their audios echo. I tried other non-MPEG-2 video formats (e.g., WMV) and had no problems. I tried messing with WMP's settings (disabling WoW, SRS, EQ, ...Message posted on the December 24th, 2011 - 04:29 pm ET
What Containers Best for YouTube -> WMP??
I am using VLC to convert videos downloaded from Youtube to play in Windows Media Player and am not sure what container would be best. The options for downloading are mpg and flv. WMP, out of the box, will play .asf .wmv and .avi containers. I have ...Message posted on the January 17th, 2011 - 10:36 am ET
WMP 12 dual video DSP plug-in, why skipped with with WMV9 and h.2
Trying to make video DSP plug-in to work for all formats with WMP 11/12. I’ve built dual video DSP sample with MSFT WMP wizard. I debugged with following results: 1. Works OK as MFT with WMV 7 or 8 , but does NOT with WMV9 . 2. Works OK as MFT ...Message posted on the January 16th, 2010 - 01:03 am ET
how to control WMP from another Windows PC ??
My media server/player is a Windows 7 PC with WMP setup. Now I want to be able to control that WMP from a WMP running on another PC or device. Please note that I am not talking about streaming. I believe that the functionality that I am after is ...Message posted on the January 25th, 2010 - 01:11 pm ET
A WMP Problem?
This problem started a few days ago. I can't recall what I might have done. Up to that point if I cllicked on an internet link for a movie clip either Quick Time or WMP automatically opened and played the file. If I downloaded a WMV file and saved ...Message posted on the January 02nd, 2010 - 11:36 pm ET
Problems with mkv playback in .Net embedded WMP 11
Sorry if this is a n00b type question, but I have been digging and have come up empty thus far. I have embedded a WMP 11 control in a .Net application. The application is intended as a playback test tool for stress testing WMP using different ...Message posted on the March 16th, 2010 - 05:10 pm ET
"WMP has lost it". or "general pointers gratefully accepted"
I'm lost. WMP has me lost. This system has me lost. I wanted to feedback or get fixes, but it seems one has to spend hours here to just find anything. I used older WMPs for a while. The recent versions are incomprehensible! (1) Make it stay still. ...Message posted on the March 12th, 2010 - 02:41 pm ET
WMP Changing Cover Art
I just did a fresh install of WindowsXP Media Center 2005 SP2 and updated WMP to version 11. Since I was doing all this work I cleaned up my WMA and MP3 files are fixed all the ID3 tags. When I imported my music files, I went through each album and ...Message posted on the February 22nd, 2010 - 04:19 pm ET
WMP sees sync devices differently by user??
I am experienceing unusual behavior with WMP11. I am running Windows XP-MCE with SP3, and a Sandisk Sansa c240, all firmware and software up-to-date. I have 3 user accounts set up on the machine - 2 administrative and 1 limited. The Sansa is ...Message posted on the February 11th, 2010 - 01:48 am ET
Playing XviDs and VOBs in WMP
Is there any way to get WMP 11 to play XviD and VOB movie files? I have been trying to make this work for some time without success. GSpot has confirmed the presence of the required codecs on my Vista x64 system. FFDShow (64bit build) ought to ...Message posted on the January 04th, 2010 - 09:59 pm ET