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Old 12-12-2006, 10:19 AM   #1
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alright my friend downloaded music off of Wal-Mart.com - straight to his computer. He found he can only listen to the music on the computer he downloaded it onto. He cant put it on a cd, if he puts it on his jumpdrive and tries to playit on another computer it wont work.. any Idea whats wrong?


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Old 12-12-2006, 10:24 AM   #2
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What format are the music files in?

what player is he using.

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Old 12-12-2006, 03:01 PM   #3
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and what error message do you get when you try to play the file?
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Old 12-12-2006, 03:35 PM   #4
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It's just coded so that it can't be shared, alot of places that you can legally download from, do that, it's call a distribution limit. My mate you round it once, I think he opened it in Audacity, saved it as an autacity file, opened that, and changed it to a .mp3.

Failing that, he could record straight from his sound card, and then just convert it to an mp3, hundreds of ways around it, 95 of those are p2p programs lol
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