Home > Media Player > I Can't Play MPEG-2s

I Can't Play MPEG-2s


You can get VLC for Windows from this URL. Software DVD Players such as WinDVD and PowerDVD are recommended for VCD playback. Don't know why the MS WMP codec for Mpeg2 will not work. But i Al Ready Downloaded some and it didnt seem to work at all.

It is possible that WMP may try to download an appropriate codec to play back the file however. According to Microsoft, Windows Media Center will no longer be included by default in any version of Windows 8, and Windows Media Player no longer includes codecs to play DVDs, which How to Free Use iDeer Mac Blu-ray Player How to play Blu-ray on Windows 8 with iDeer Blu-ray Player software? The original installer's disk image (QuickTimeMPEG2.dmg) is required.The current versions of MPEG Streamclip cannot take advantage of the built-in MPEG-2 functionality of Lion. see this

How To Play Mpeg Files On Windows 10

Your cache administrator is webmaster. If you are using a Mac or Linux operating system, then it is recommended that you download the VLC player. Mac: http://www.afterdawn.com/software/alternative_platforms/mac_software/vlc_for_mac.cfm Linux: http://www.afterdawn.com/software/video_software/video_players/vlc_linux.cfm Why MPEG-2 won't play The reason you cannot play MPEG-2 video in WMP on a fresh Windows XP installation is simple; the player cannot find a suitable So what's the situation?

  2. Play the file using an alternate player (media player classic (www.gabest.org), videolan (www.videolan.org), and many more...
  3. The Player might not support the file type or might not support the codec that was used to compress the file." Clicking on more info gives me the following "error code":
  4. And it is free if you don't play commercial Blu-ray disc.

I use to hate Nero but that is really all you need to play videos. I'm so happy so I want to thank you all for leading me to this solution. Cause all of this happened after I instaled Nero Ultra Edition with ShowTime. Vlc Download Is it files of a specific extension or codec? (Use diagnostic utilities like avicodec or gspot to help you).

You can not post a blank message. All rights reserved. the older versions don't know mpeg2 yet because it is reasonably new. http://www.dvdrhelp.com/tools?tool=323#comments DJPop, Mar 12, 2004 #7 SoundsLikeFunDJ MobileBeat.Com Editor Joined: Dec 4, 2002 Messages: 643 Thank you, boyz - I sincerely appreciate it.

When I try to open the file I get the message "Windows Media Player cannot play the file. Windows IE should now ask you if you want to get the codec for that file. Went to look at it and found that it was in a language that I do not speak. http://www.softpedia.com/public/cat/11/2/2/11-2-2-40.shtml There are many other versions of the codec that will work.

Windows Media Player

You're free to test drive any of the For Dummies eLearning courses. https://discussions.apple.com/thread/5307857?tstart=0 They even dont play in DivX Player or Media Centre 11... How To Play Mpeg Files On Windows 10 Thank you. Vlc Media Player Click File and click the Open File option.

Got audio and no video. http://magicnewspaper.com/media-player/cannot-run-mpeg-on-win2000.html But without further abuse, I won't be sure. install an antivirus program. Troubleshooting and useful links If you want to dive into the world of digital video, but want to first learn even the most common lingo, here are some good links for Media Player Classic

You don't have to install QuickTime 7. then install all your hardware drivers. Maybe since downloading version 10, but not quite sure when it started. The original installer's disk image (QuickTimeMPEG2.dmg) is required.The current versions of MPEG Streamclip cannot take advantage of the built-in MPEG-2 functionality of Lion.

The idea of losing gigs of tv shows just kills me. Short of reinstalling window xp, don't know where to go from here. I believe DJPower needs Windows Media Player to play the MPeG 2s so that's why I'm interested in this working.

Use the third-party DVD players provided by your computer manufacturer.

Privacy Policy

ERROR The requested URL could not be retrieved The following error was encountered while trying to retrieve the URL: Connection to failed. Well, they have been known on occasions to cause more trouble than they solve. This includes conversations about ‘ripping' DVDs or working around FairPlay software used on the iTunes Store.If you are running Lion:From the MPEG Streamclip homepageThe installer of the MPEG-2 Playback Component may If they're mpeg-2 could you be using a trial version of some mpeg-2 decoder that just expired? (wild guess) Also sudden stoppage of video playback is often attributed to such things

Then try to access that file URL. Just Google "mpeg2 codec" topspindj, Mar 12, 2004 #3 SoundsLikeFunDJ MobileBeat.Com Editor Joined: Dec 4, 2002 Messages: 643 Here's the 411 on what I have: Windows Media Player 9 Microsoft Unfortunately, I haven't figured out yet which of the windows updates are the troublemakers. http://magicnewspaper.com/media-player/solved-windows-media-player-doesn-t-play-image-part-of-mpeg-files.html And The "DVIX" Player dosent want to play it either.

Why can't play DVD on Windows 8, considering that Windows 7 still could do that? Please help!WHEN I PLAY A FILE DOWNLOADED BY TORRENT IT SHOWS CODEC ERROR USE WINDOWS MEDIA PLAYERWindows media player wont workMPEG and Windows Media PlayerMpeg and Windows Media player.nero video clips SoundsLikeFunDJ, Mar 16, 2004 #12 (You must log in or sign up to reply here.) Show Ignored Content Thread Status: Not open for further replies. It is likely that after the installation of such a pack, any video file you want to play will play though and this article doesn't specifically target any particular codec packs.

When reading this forum and checking on codecs, I found a recent addition to my program listing.