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Cant play any mpg video files

  1. #1

    Posts : 10
    win vista

    Cant play any mpg video files

    when I click play nothing happens sound comes perfect but no movie

    can any one help please

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  2. #2

    Posts : 9
    Windows 8 Pro 32-bit

    Which player do you use?
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  3. #3

    Palm Coast FLorida
    Posts : 370
    Windows 8 Pro ($39.99 upgrade)

    use mpg working before you installed something and now its not?

    perhaps you need to update your codec package, k-lite is the best out there, it is very complete, very good and includes some nice players as well.

    link:Download K-Lite Codec Pack

    download the pack that is right for you , basic, standard, full or mega, and if you are 64bit you should also download the 64bit pack.
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  4. #4

    Posts : 10
    win vista

    windows movie player
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  5. #5

    Posts : 10
    win vista

    when I click play it goes to xbox screen
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  6. #6

    Posts : 149
    Windows 8.1 Pro 64-Bit, Ubuntu 13.04 64-Bit

    I'd install Media Player Classic Home Cinema (Also known as MPC-HC) or even VLC and be done with it. Microsoft's default movie players have always been lackluster when it comes to playing formats. It is no different this time; in fact it plays even less formats with the removal of DVD and apparently older formats like your MPG.
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  7. #7

    Posts : 10
    win vista

    thanx so much Lazure I downloaded

    Media Player Classic Home Cinema from cnet

    it works perfect

    thank you
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Cant play any mpg video files
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