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Old 10-28-2003, 11:42 AM   #1
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why can't play wmv file??

mozilla1,5 used...
help->about plugins->mplayerplug-in v1.0pre2 handles QuickTime Windows Media Player Plugin in Installed plug-ins page
application/x-mplayer2 WMV wmv Yes
when clicked a wmv file, automatically window appear. 'mplayerplug-in playing **.wmv" mesage appear.
wmv file can't playing, changed to gray screen after a few minutes. why can't play wmv file?
how do????????????????

Last edited by eye; 10-28-2003 at 11:49 AM.
Old 10-28-2003, 08:17 PM   #2
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Try to run you Windows Media file in mplayer on its own, ie:
# mplayer my_song.wmv &
if that doesnt work then try to reinstall mplayer.


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