Re: can't play DVD-says compatible DVD decoder not installed

Discussion in 'Windows Media Player' started by Chris Lanier, Dec 10, 2003.

  1. Chris Lanier

    Chris Lanier Guest

    Hi, Reinstall your DVD Decoder, such as WinDVD or PowerDVD. No version of
    WMP will play DVD's without a third party decoder.

    "MikeT" <> wrote in message
    news:0bcd01c3bf36$4893c990$...
    > I can't play a DVD in Windows Media Player - the error
    > message says "Windows Media Player cannot play this DVD
    > because a compatible DVD decoder is not installed on your
    > computer". I have, however, been able to play DVDs on my
    > machine before this. How do I fix this? Thanks for any
    > help!
     
    Chris Lanier, Dec 10, 2003
    #1
    1. Advertising

Want to reply to this thread or ask your own question?

It takes just 2 minutes to sign up (and it's free!). Just click the sign up button to choose a username and then you can ask your own questions on the forum.
Similar Threads
  1. Larry Saunders

    DVD not playing, says decoder not installed

    Larry Saunders, Mar 3, 2004, in forum: Windows Media Player
    Replies:
    1
    Views:
    254
    Alessandro Angeli [MVP::DigitalMedia]
    Mar 3, 2004
  2. Gary

    Decoder Error Live TV Decoder not installed

    Gary, Mar 24, 2005, in forum: Windows Media Center
    Replies:
    10
    Views:
    559
    Nigel Barker
    Mar 26, 2005
  3. TheSman

    Decoder error - decoder checkup says all is good?

    TheSman, Apr 30, 2006, in forum: Windows Media Center
    Replies:
    2
    Views:
    238
    Doug Knox MS-MVP
    Apr 30, 2006
  4. Marnie
    Replies:
    1
    Views:
    1,103
    Chris Lanier
    Dec 1, 2003
  5. Chris Lanier [MVP]

    Re: Can't play DVD cause a compatible DVD decoder is missing

    Chris Lanier [MVP], Sep 11, 2004, in forum: Windows Media Player
    Replies:
    0
    Views:
    371
    Chris Lanier [MVP]
    Sep 11, 2004
Loading...

Share This Page