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Old 01-14-2007, 01:03 AM   #1
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Exclamation trying to play mwv file..cant find win32 codecs...


am trying to play a wmv file on edubuntu , after googling a lot i found i needed win32 codecs to play the file with mplayer .. but wher can i download win32 codecs? most of the sites i tried are down !!
 
Old 01-14-2007, 01:15 AM   #2
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http://www.mplayerhq.hu/MPlayer/releases/codecs/
http://sourceforge.net/project/showf...ease_id=338664
http://packman.links2linux.org/package/Win32-Codecs

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Old 01-14-2007, 02:04 AM   #3
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the easiest way is to go to www.getautomatix.com.

That utility has all the codecs you need available for install.
 
Old 01-14-2007, 02:57 AM   #4
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i installed win32codecs..it still doesnt play the wmv file



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the easiest way is to go to www.getautomatix.com.

That utility has all the codecs you need available for install.
i got an error message
Code:
this version of automatix is for ubuntu 6.10 only
this is my version of ubunut

Ubuntu 6.06.1 LTS

how do i play this thing..
 
Old 01-15-2007, 12:28 AM   #5
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i installed win32codecs..it still doesnt play the wmv file





i got an error message
Code:
this version of automatix is for ubuntu 6.10 only
this is my version of ubunut

Ubuntu 6.06.1 LTS

how do i play this thing..
Look more closely at getautomatix.com. Read the page, and you'll discover the link to the 6.06 automatix version.
 
  


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