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Old 11-23-2004, 05:00 PM   #1
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Angry dvd rw problem

Bought a dvd rw drive for my pc today. tried to ply a dvd in it but i cant get it to go. do i need a suitable media player as when i used w.m.p. it didn't support the file.
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Old 11-24-2004, 03:04 AM   #2
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You need to install a driver for the drive. Either look for the cd that came with it, or if it didn't go on the company website, they should have downloads for drivers.
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you probably need to download the DVD Decoder codec for WMP. I would get something like Win DVD to play dvd's on.
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