Yes, my password is: Forgot your password? This 3 step process is the easiest way to overcome the Windows Media Player can't read MP4 files issue. It is also to be noted that the web help button is to be pressed to proceed further in this regard and to make sure that the process advances: Step 3. Installed and run the program to begin the process. have a peek here
You can load multiple files at one time. Step 3: Convert AVI to Windows Media Player WMV Press on "Convert" button to convert AVI to Windows Media Player WMV. Restart the computer and then play the MP4 file. If it's on the PC, open it in Gspot and post the result in here. https://forums.techguy.org/threads/windows-media-player-mpeg-video-compression-corrupt.789091/
If you absolutely must, you can check out my previous post on downloading codecs for Windows Media Player. How to Play AVI in Windows Media Player 12 in Windows 10/8/7? Windows Media Player used to support all video codecs that compressed in AVI file in the days that AVI format comes into being.
The Player might not support the file type or might not support the codec that was used to compress the file." Why Windows Media Player 12 Won't Play AVI files in Log in or Sign up Tech Support Guy Home Forums > Software & Hardware > Multimedia > Computer problem? This is mainly for Windows 7 and higher users who have an AVI file that uses a different codec not supported in WMP 12. J8son, Feb 8, 2009 #2 This thread has been Locked and is not open to further replies.
The system returned: (22) Invalid argument The remote host or network may be down. Free Download and install XVID codec. Links CAF to MP3 Keepvid for Mac © 2016 TechiSky. http://forums-web4.afterdawn.com/threads/windows-media-player-mpeg-video-compression-corrupt.676919/ Record MP4 videos when the storage media such as memory card is full.
If it’s not selected, it may be the reason why your videos are not playing. Usually, this problem is fixable using third-party repair tools. BTW all files played OK using ShowTime... 08-09-2005 09:54 AMwart_bourg Feedback Running Windows xp home version. How to sync iTunes to Android Tablet Phone?
All of a sudden mpeg files were being played but wmp's time was different(and usually much shorter) than the files real length. https://answers.microsoft.com/en-us/windows/forum/windows_7-pictures/windows-7-to-playstation-3-getting-corrupt-video/fd374986-966f-4824-b3da-acab1761e317 Then your AVI files can play fine in Windows Media Player. iPhone, iPad, iPod, Apple TV, Android phone and tablet, Media Server, Chromecast, Roku, Seagate, HD Media Player, Game Consoles, smart TVs, VR Headsets, PPT, even all Non-linear editing softwares, etc. The complete process is as follows: Step 1.
It is also to be noted that the complete information about the installation is available at the URL https://support.microsoft.com/en-us/kb/316992 whereas to download the codecs it is advised to paste the URL https://www.microsoft.com/en-us/download/details.aspx?id=507 during http://midsolutions.org/windows-media/windows-media-player-eats-my-video-ram.html J8son, Feb 8, 2009 #5 davexnet Active member Joined: Jul 7, 2003 Messages: 1,896 Likes Received: 0 Trophy Points: 66 Provide a link so somebody can look at it... I guess check any software you installed when the errors started happening. 08-22-2005 05:58 AModerus Feedback YO YO YO GUYS, DON'T STRESS. And The "DVIX" Player dosent want to play it either.
Changing drive letters/OS shouldn't affect playback (unless you can't even access the files at all - can't open, move, or delete - in which case you need to take ownership - The Player might not support the file typecan't play .mpeg in Windows Media Playercant play mpeg file on media player 9Windows Media Player can't play .MKV fileNeed to play an SRT If you open the file in media player and all you hear is the audio, with it running, right click on the file from the right side of the media player Check This Out In the last step you should make sure that the "Convert" button is pressed and the user gets the file converted and this also marks the end of the process in
No, create an account now. Convert MP4 to Windows Media Player compatible format Play MP4 on Windows Media Player Method 1. Stay logged in AfterDawn Discussion Forums Home Forums > General discussion > Archived forums > MPEG-1 and MPEG-2 encoding (AVI to DVD) > Home Forums Forums Quick Links Search Forums Recent
Recuva for Mac:Download Recuva Alternative for macOS Sierra/Yosemite MP3 Splitter Mac: MP3 CUE Splitter to Split MP3 without Quility Loss on Mac HEVC H.265 Converter: Fast Convert HEVC H.265 4K Video This means that an AVI file contains audio and video data streams that can be played together in sync. Learn More. patmac replied Mar 18, 2017 at 12:35 AM Replacement For Failed Laptop...
Since then I've found that Xvid clips all give me audio and no video on my computers not set up to play them. 09-07-2005 12:59 PMForArt Feedback Page 1 of 101 One or more codecs...AVI file won't play on Real Player, Windows Media, DivX, Media Player Classic...Error messege :Windows Media Player cannot play the file. davexnet, Jan 10, 2009 #2 J8son Member Joined: Apr 26, 2005 Messages: 76 Likes Received: 0 Trophy Points: 16 This seemingly only happens to mpegs I view on the Internet (hence this contact form I'm in the same boat though, I'd rather not lose any of my music vids, especially since they are not really corrupted. 06-29-2005 10:44 PMJosh W.
Maybe thats what causes the new compression issue? Videos may corrupt due to various reasons. nothing has changed. How to Decode NX1 H.265 to MOV, MP4, AVI?
Mountain Lion AC3 Support: How to Get AC3 Supported on Mac OS X 10.8? Found out that it was created with Xvid. All video files (except .wmv format) suddenly stopped playing in WMP10. Are you trying to play an AVI file using Windows Media Player, but the video won't play?
You can run the command by going to Start, Run and typing in CMD. Also, this does not happen with RealPlayer or QuickTime videos. Tech Support Guy is completely free -- paid for by advertisers and donations. it still didnt work ...
Here is a screen cap of what I experience upon first loading a video: And this is the "Properties" information of a typical video file that does this: 704x384 1.67:1 AC3Filter Then you should be able to play it in Media Player. 07-02-2005 12:21 AMEosdigiman Feedback (to Nick V) The files you're trying to play are likely mpeg-2, instead of mpeg-1. For example, the video stream could be compressed using the DivX, Xvid, H.264, VP9 or MPEG-4 codec. Maybe thats what causes the new compression issue?
Or maybe you get an error message saying that the video format is not supported? The header file of a MP4 video is corrupted due to unknown errors. It's really easy to use HandBrake also. You have to be careful when downloading codec packs because some of them contain malware, viruses, etc and will ruin your system.
Unfortunately, I haven't figured out yet which of the windows updates are the troublemakers. VLC is a free and well-known universal media player for Windows 10, Windows 8, Windows 7.