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Old 01-21-2005, 11:22 PM   #1
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Watching movies in Windows


What programs do you use to watch movies in windows?


* dvd movies (original or backed up)
* mpg/mpeg
* avi
* rm
* other popular formats


I basically know nothing about media formats, I want to be able to play whatever I download.
 
Old 01-21-2005, 11:28 PM   #2
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there is a VLC player for linux and windows
it can almost play all types of extensions

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Old 01-21-2005, 11:52 PM   #3
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Seems like an awesome tool so far, thanks
 
Old 01-23-2005, 08:08 AM   #4
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I prefer Mplayer for those exotic types then VLC because the interface is far nicer than VLC's... and in Windows I use ZoomPlayer- everything is customizable, fat, and in a nice package.
 
Old 01-23-2005, 08:27 AM   #5
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windows???? what is that????

 
Old 01-23-2005, 10:43 AM   #6
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U do not know windows???

u must be a having a cool life out there

 
Old 01-23-2005, 01:03 PM   #7
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Why would you want to watch movies through windows, Someone might think your trying to break into their house when they see you standing outside and call the police?

ooohh, you mean the OS
 
Old 01-23-2005, 01:31 PM   #8
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Why would you want to watch movies through windows, Someone might think your trying to break into their house when they see you standing outside and call the police?

ooohh, you mean the OS
that was good!!
 
Old 01-23-2005, 07:09 PM   #9
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winamp plays video files
 
Old 01-23-2005, 11:36 PM   #10
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Media Player Classic
 
Old 01-24-2005, 02:43 AM   #11
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Media Player Classic
this will still require some external libraries to run all tyes of movie extensions
like divx, real media etc etc
 
Old 01-24-2005, 01:21 PM   #12
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totem
 
Old 01-24-2005, 02:03 PM   #13
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totem is a frontend i think
u need a library like xine for it i think

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Old 01-24-2005, 04:26 PM   #14
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windows? I use the reset button.
 
Old 01-24-2005, 05:11 PM   #15
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just use vlc. there is no better player for windows what it comes to ease of use and file format support.
mplayer may be good, too. but it isnīt nearly as nice as with linux.
 
  


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