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Blu-ray software recommendations please.

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    Blu-ray software recommendations please.

    I lost the software that came with my Blu-ray drive, so need an alternative.

    I tried PowerDVD free trial, but got the message that it only work with hardware accelleration and i would need to purchase the Pro version for it to work. Not happy to do that if the trial doesn't work.

    I then tried Corel, but it was buggy on Win8 and wouldn't run properly.

    So, before I go down the route of trying all of them, what works for you? Free would be nice.

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    Windows 7/8

    One thing to try is to download the media center software from the app store. That'll get you at least DVD playback, not sure about bluray though, I haven't tried that.
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Blu-ray software recommendations please.
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