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Look for the DVD symbol on the front of the drive. Back to top #6 Arioch13 Arioch13 Members 31 posts OFFLINE Local time:03:20 AM Posted 21 December 2007 - 04:09 PM update on the total non visiblility of DVD / CD I have the Knack. ** If I haven't replied in 48 hours, please send me a message. Makes me wish I had rebuilt my old computer after it crashed instead of buying the preloaded new one. you could check here

Answer this question Flag as... Vista General Posting Permissions You may not post new threads You may not post replies You may not post attachments You may not edit your posts BB code is On You may not see it, but if it asks you your preferences when a CD is put in, choose an app to play it. All that happened was that the drawer kept opening and shutting, but nothing else.

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MESSAGES LOG IN Log in Facebook Google Email No account yet? After trying everything I know and after consulting the "Help", and looking for a solution on the Microsoft website, I eventually gave up. You may also want to run this free utility to see if it can identify any issues that may relate to this problem: http://www.sisoftware.co.uk/index.html?dir...n=sware_dl_3264 After all of this, I'd continue to Home About wikiHow Jobs Terms of Use RSS Site map Log In Mobile view All text shared under a Creative Commons License.

Please help.Mei Discussion is locked Flag Permalink You are posting a reply to: Cant play DVD in Windows Vista The posting of advertisements, profanity, or personal attacks is prohibited. Thanks for letting us know. THANKS in advance for any > feedback! =========================== Might be worth a try to download and install the following free player: VLC media player http://www.videolan.org/ The following articles will be useful Windows Media Player Download In my case I believe it occured after installing a few windows updates and this is also something others have experienced.

Ask a new question Read More Drivers DVD Computers CD-Rom Windows Vista Related Resources does my toshiba satellite c55b5299 come with a dvd/cd drive and if so how do i access Preview post Submit post Cancel post You are reporting the following post: Cant play DVD in Windows Vista This post has been flagged and will be reviewed by our staff. Disruptive posting: Flaming or offending other usersIllegal activities: Promote cracked software, or other illegal contentOffensive: Sexually explicit or offensive languageSpam: Advertisements or commercial links Submit report Cancel report Track this discussion I tried a variety of different material (music, programmes, games, data etc) but I got the same result each time.

I tried playing back the DVD with Windows Media Player 11, the default option that comes with the OS, but no luck. Real Player Brian Cooley found it for you at CES 2017 in Las Vegas and the North American International Auto Show in Detroit. Help BleepingComputer Defend Freedom of Speech Back to top #12 david28 david28 Forum Member Banned 1,614 posts OFFLINE Gender:Male Local time:11:50 AM Posted 22 December 2007 - 05:38 PM Thanks Site Changelog Community Forum Software by IP.Board Sign In Use Facebook Use Twitter Need an account?

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Posts : 197 32bit vista home premuim-SP2 Local Time: 20:20 Re: Vista OS : DVD's won't play fuzor_silverbolt says DVD codecs are not included in windows. https://support.microsoft.com/en-us/kb/939052 So glad I found this, I will definitely try the download. Vlc Dvd Player If the DVD does not show up on the desktop, refer to these instructions from Apple. Free Dvd Player Software Why can't I watch the DVD, is this something to do with HDCP or Microsoft DRM? A: Hey there, can't play DVD's in Windows Vista?

To specify the 64-bit WMP11 as the default player for 64-bit Vista, we need to redirect program shortcuts. http://magicnewspaper.com/media-player/possible-to-play-mkv-in-wmp.html See The Top 5 Best Free DVD Player Software for Windows[1] or The 10 Best Alternatives for Windows Media Player[2] for an overview of both free and paid media players. Flag as... Brian Cooley found it for you at CES 2017 in Las Vegas and the North American International Auto Show in Detroit. Windows Media Player

Follow us! Discussions cover Windows installation, driver problems, crashes, upgrading, service packs, and other Windows Vista-related questions.Real-Time ActivityMy Tracked DiscussionsFAQsPoliciesModerators General discussion Cant play DVD in Windows Vista by meichua / October 4, It may seem obvious, but make sure you have a DVD drive, not just a CD drive. Continued If you are running Windows Vista X64 Business with the 64-bit version of Windows Media Player 11 , you will need K-Lite Codec Pack 64-bit Add-on 0.4.0.

Typically, the drive would be listed as "DVD-ROM", "DVD R/RW" or similar under My Computer, and the DVD logo would appear on the drive itself. Media Player Classic Answer this question Flag as... Everything loaded up OK and all facilities worked until suddenly, after a day's use, I found that the DVD/CD drive would not read or otherwise act on the contents of any

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Luckily, fixing this isn't difficult.

Oddly enough Vista Business doesn't offer any great help, instead suggesting an "upgrade to Vista Ultimate", or in our tests with WMP11 to "reduce screen For whatever reason, your computer or your budget is just not ready for a DVD player. You can also download and install RealPlayer, GOM Player (which will hunt down codecs for you whenever it can’t play something), BSPlayer, UMPlayer, and VLC. Microsoft Both are alternatives to Windows Media player.

The "help" at Microsoft's website says when Vista ships you will be able to purchase the codec to make DVD's play on this crippled and lame version of Windows. by Kees Bakker / October 4, 2007 9:20 PM PDT In reply to: Cant play DVD in Windows Vista Flag Permalink This was helpful (0) Collapse - Try another player? I've no problems watching VCDs though. More Help In Media Player, it stops after about 2 seconds with no sound.

I don't know much about Vista because I only use Linux at home, but my friend has Vista, and this problem. Now I am able to play DVD. On a Mac (OS X >10.3): Our DVDs should play like any other DVD, using the preinstalled DVD Player program.