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How to Play Movies in Windows 8 RP

  1. #1

    How to Play Movies in Windows 8 RP


    Hi all,

    I am trying to play movie from a DVD in Windows 8 RP but nothing happens.

    I tried installing Windows Media Player 11 but the program told me that it already has Windows Media Player 12


    Can anyone shed any light on this please ?

    Thanks.

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    7/8/ubuntu/Linux Deepin


    MS are getting rid of all kinds of useful things from Win8 - dvd playback being one of them.

    No point in wasting time and effort, I would just use VLC

    VideoLAN - Official page for VLC media player, the Open Source video framework!
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    Thanks SIW2 that worked great
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