Originally Posted by sherb8081
Although I've managed to access the drive, via network places, I can't play these files in any of the suse players or VLC.I've got all the right codecs etc.I think I may have to set some form of mount point, but I can't get my head round what that is or how to do it.I'm really keen to learn so that I can eventually rid myself of windows altogether.
To start with, copy one video file and one mp3 file to your Suse harddrive. Then try to play that video file and that mp3 file. Post any errors.
What video file format are you trying to play?
For mp3, you need an mp3 decoder. Run yast2, software management, and then try to search for "mp3".