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The player works fine. If this software doesn't start correctly, you might receive this error. shoeman12Member Since: January 31, 2005Posts: 8744shoeman12FollowForum Posts: 8744Followed by: 0Reviews: 2 Stacks: 0Forum Karma: 0#1 Posted by shoeman12 (8744 posts) - 7 years, 9 months agoi went to try to play System Restore is far from perfect. you could check here

If you were able to watch the same DVD on the same hardware (including the digital interface) before upgrading to Win7, I'd guess that you need HDCP compliant drivers.http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/HdcpI have no HDCP Don't bother removing and reinstalling iTunes - just do the registry change (and hit the Enter key after typing GEARAspiWDM).And in future, I'll be staying away from Nero! Now I see your post about the MPEG-2 Decoder. Try installing an updated driver for your video card."A new driver won't help as I have the latest version of my video card driver.

Windows Media Player Cannot Play This Dvd Because There Is A Problem With Digital Copy Protection

Try this. Check that it's set to the right region for the DVDs you are playing. put back the latest but un-modified stock firmware on that Pioneer DVD drive and the WMP can't play dvd error messages went away.

Sorry but I am not good on this. Games work just fine but It refuses to play legitimately Thread Tools Search this Thread 03-02-2011, 06:59 PM #1 _annie_ Registered Member Join Date: Mar 2008 Posts: 9 btf18 Linux Support 12 02-15-2011 01:19 PM Virus redirecting all of my pages. Windows 7 Dvd Decoder I found the DRM folder in the ProgramData\Windows directory.

Ugh. Windows Media Player Cannot Play This Dvd Because A Compatible Dvd Decoder Is Not Installed Reports: · Posted 9 years ago Top parker6 Posts: 26 This post has been reported. Short URL to this thread: https://techguy.org/778514 Log in with Facebook Log in with Twitter Log in with Google Your name or email address: Do you already have an account? http://www.online-tech-tips.com/computer-tips/how-to-fix-window-media-player-cannot-play-this-dvd-error-message/ What this sounds like to me is that the default player for your dvds is having trouble reading them because of the copyright protection.

Try installing an updated driver for your video card". Windows Media Player Cannot Play Dvd You Might Need To Adjust The solution I used was to uninstall Nero, including all traces of it on my hard drive and then re-boot.But then...uninstalling Nero caused another problem. Actually, the problem all comes down to something called codecs. I know there are no driver errors which Microsoft claims in the error message as they are all the newest available direct from the manufacturers, and rollbacks make no difference either.

Windows Media Player Cannot Play This Dvd Because A Compatible Dvd Decoder Is Not Installed

Saturday, July 12, 2014 4:33 AM Reply | Quote 0 Sign in to vote Same here. http://www.howtogeek.com/forum/topic/problems-with-windows-media-player Tricky Trickyrf, Dec 12, 2008 #5 CapriAnupam Joined: Jul 9, 2008 Messages: 708 You need to have the proper codecs installed to play the media files. Windows Media Player Cannot Play This Dvd Because There Is A Problem With Digital Copy Protection Not as pretty but so much more functional. Windows Media Player Cannot Play This Dvd Because It Is Not Possible To Turn On Analog Copy Edited by Yorkie, 18 February 2007 - 07:52 AM.

Try installing an updated driver for your video card'. http://magicnewspaper.com/windows-media/dvds-wont-play-in-wmp-or-media-centre.html Check that the DVD region on the computer is set correctly. On the advice of a MSFT Moderator I tried: All the options in the Enhanced Playback and Device Experience area are ticked. http://www.free-codecs.com/K_lite_codec_pack_download.htm leroys1000, Dec 11, 2008 #2 Trickyrf Thread Starter Joined: Aug 31, 2008 Messages: 51 Hi Leroy, Thanks for this. Windows Media Player Cannot Play Dvd Video. You Might Need To Adjust Your Windows Display

Back to top BC AdBot (Login to Remove) BleepingComputer.com Register to remove ads #2 fozzie fozzie aut viam inveniam aut faciam Members 3,516 posts OFFLINE Gender:Male Location:Ossendrecht/The Netherlands Local Reports: · Posted 9 years ago Top parker6 Posts: 26 This post has been reported. At the end I had messed around so much that I decided to do a clean install on Windows 7 (we are talking 2 days in at this point). http://magicnewspaper.com/windows-media/cannot-play-dvd-copy-protection-problem-between-dvd-drive-decoder-and-video-card-i.html JigglyWiggly_Member Since: January 27, 2009Posts: 24502JigglyWiggly_FollowForum Posts: 24502Followed by: 0Reviews: 3 Stacks: 0Forum Karma: 0#3 Posted by JigglyWiggly_ (24502 posts) - 7 years, 9 months ago Depending on your country, try

As for Blu-ray drives and discs, if Windows Media Player is not able to play the disc even with the codecs installed, you may have to try install something like VLC from Windows Media Player Cannot Play The Dvd The Disc Was Created In A Manner Should I try uninstall and reinstall WMP or do you have any other ideas ? I have a Samsung optical drive and downloaded a firmware update from their support site.

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Only Microsoft would say that's as designed. If you have enough space on your system, I would recommend installing the Full code pack rather than Standard or Basic. I've attempted to play multiple dvds with a variety of programs: *Windows media Player shows this error: 'Windows Media Player cannot play this DVD because there is a problem with digital Windows Media Player Decoder I found the DRM folder in the ProgramData\Windows directory.

Simply ignore all the items that are grayed out as they are obsolete. I then tried to manually reset the DRM rights. I found an alternate diagnosis from Microsoft at: http://answers.microsoft.com/en-us/windows/forum/windows_vista-hardware/windows-media-player-cannot-play-this-dvd-because/aa68441f-5edd-49fa-8c38-93cd1fec1944The gist of the diagnosis is that it is very possibly a sign the optical drive is going bad, or at least needs More Help maybe there's an issue with my drive?

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