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Old 02-02-2006, 01:52 PM   #1
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windows media player

I want to watch the news clips on but I need Windows Media Player. Any way to get around this on Firefox? Is there a linux port?
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mplayer with the win32 codecs and the firefox plugin should work
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mplayer works just fine with CNN
Old 03-16-2006, 07:02 PM   #4
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Windows Media Player

Originally Posted by bosewicht
mplayer with the win32 codecs and the firefox plugin should work
I want to view live video on web sites that say they require Windows Media Player.
What are "win32 codecs", where do you get them, and what do you do with them?

Running simply mepis 3.4-3
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You can visit and you get the info you need. Just go to the downloads section and view the how-to's to install mplayer on your pc.


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