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Windows Movie Maker Won't Open!

  1. #21

    Posts : 1,127
    Windows 8.1 Pro

    I tried 13.1 last night. still the same problems as with 12.6 with HDCP/DRM Modern apps. so I've gone back to the Windows 8 ATI drivers (labeled WDDM v1.1, 6/19/12, version

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  2. #22

    Posts : 101
    Windows 8.1 64-bit

    Possible fix for ATI:
    1. Right-click on the Windows Movie Maker shortcut
    2. Select "Properties"
    3. Click "Compatibility" tab
    4. Select Windows 7 compatibility
    5. Done!

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  3. #23

    Posts : 4,514
    Vista and Win7

    Hmm, thanks. I must have done something right. But you went the extra mile.
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  4. #24

    Posts : 77
    Windows 8 HP Envy

    None of these fixes works for still refuses to open.
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