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Vista MP3 do not play

  1. #1


    =?Utf-8?B?R2VyYXJkZQ==?= Guest

    Vista MP3 do not play

    Media player will play videos but not mp3's. Can get mp3's to play in Winamp.
    In Media Player, it stops after about 2 seconds with no sound. And sometimes
    all sound from that point forward stops unless I reboot.

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  2. #2


    BigK Guest

    Re: Vista MP3 do not play


    "Gerarde" <Gerarde@discussions.microsoft.com> wrote in message
    news:CE2DF306-E4D9-473B-B1E8-5AC6943726C0@microsoft.com...
    > Media player will play videos but not mp3's. Can get mp3's to play in
    > Winamp.
    > In Media Player, it stops after about 2 seconds with no sound. And
    > sometimes
    > all sound from that point forward stops unless I reboot.


    I am assuming you mean that your media player will not do this.
    Mine does just so you know it's not a bug or a problem with WMP.

    I know this doesn't help much...


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  3. #3


    Basil Guest

    Re: Vista MP3 do not play



    ....
    >> Media player will play videos but not mp3's. Can get mp3's to play in
    >> Winamp.
    >> In Media Player, it stops after about 2 seconds with no sound. And
    >> sometimes
    >> all sound from that point forward stops unless I reboot.

    >
    > I am assuming you mean that your media player will not do this.
    > Mine does just so you know it's not a bug or a problem with WMP.
    >
    > I know this doesn't help much...


    >My MP3s play fine in WMP 11.

    not much help just an observation.

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  4. #4


    Mark D. VandenBerg Guest

    Re: Vista MP3 do not play

    I have no problem playing MP3's in MC or WMP with Vista. Did you upgrade to
    Vista or was it a clean install? If you upgraded there could be some old
    ..dll's or something clogging the pipes.

    --
    Ted Stevens taught me everything I know about putting internets in tubes...


    "Gerarde" <Gerarde@discussions.microsoft.com> wrote in message
    news:CE2DF306-E4D9-473B-B1E8-5AC6943726C0@microsoft.com...
    > Media player will play videos but not mp3's. Can get mp3's to play in
    > Winamp.
    > In Media Player, it stops after about 2 seconds with no sound. And
    > sometimes
    > all sound from that point forward stops unless I reboot.



      My System SpecsSystem Spec

  5. #5


    =?Utf-8?B?R2VyYXJkZQ==?= Guest

    Re: Vista MP3 do not play

    I did an upgrade from XP Pro. I wish I knew which files were affecting this.

    "Mark D. VandenBerg" wrote:

    > I have no problem playing MP3's in MC or WMP with Vista. Did you upgrade to
    > Vista or was it a clean install? If you upgraded there could be some old
    > ..dll's or something clogging the pipes.
    >
    > --
    > Ted Stevens taught me everything I know about putting internets in tubes...
    >
    >
    > "Gerarde" <Gerarde@discussions.microsoft.com> wrote in message
    > news:CE2DF306-E4D9-473B-B1E8-5AC6943726C0@microsoft.com...
    > > Media player will play videos but not mp3's. Can get mp3's to play in
    > > Winamp.
    > > In Media Player, it stops after about 2 seconds with no sound. And
    > > sometimes
    > > all sound from that point forward stops unless I reboot.

    >
    >


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  6. #6


    Alex Plantema Guest

    Re: Vista MP3 do not play

    "Mark D. VandenBerg" <mvan103REMOVE@hotmail.com> wrote in message news:OresDXoqGHA.2464@TK2MSFTNGP03.phx.gbl...

    >I have no problem playing MP3's in MC or WMP with Vista. Did you upgrade to
    > Vista or was it a clean install? If you upgraded there could be some old
    > .dll's or something clogging the pipes.


    I found the same with a clean install.

    --
    Alex.


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  7. #7


    =?Utf-8?B?S2Fuc2FzIEpvaG4=?= Guest

    Re: Vista MP3 do not play

    Mine doesn't work either. It did for a while. It just quit one day
    somewhere back there.

    John

    "Alex Plantema" wrote:

    > "Mark D. VandenBerg" <mvan103REMOVE@hotmail.com> wrote in message news:OresDXoqGHA.2464@TK2MSFTNGP03.phx.gbl...
    >
    > >I have no problem playing MP3's in MC or WMP with Vista. Did you upgrade to
    > > Vista or was it a clean install? If you upgraded there could be some old
    > > .dll's or something clogging the pipes.

    >
    > I found the same with a clean install.
    >
    > --
    > Alex.
    >


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  8. #8


    =?Utf-8?B?bGVvcm9i?= Guest

    Re: Vista MP3 do not play

    I have a new, clean install and Media Player will not lay MP3's. All other
    computer sounds are fine.
    Othere player programs work fine.

    "Gerarde" wrote:

    > I did an upgrade from XP Pro. I wish I knew which files were affecting this.
    >
    > "Mark D. VandenBerg" wrote:
    >
    > > I have no problem playing MP3's in MC or WMP with Vista. Did you upgrade to
    > > Vista or was it a clean install? If you upgraded there could be some old
    > > ..dll's or something clogging the pipes.
    > >
    > > --
    > > Ted Stevens taught me everything I know about putting internets in tubes...
    > >
    > >
    > > "Gerarde" <Gerarde@discussions.microsoft.com> wrote in message
    > > news:CE2DF306-E4D9-473B-B1E8-5AC6943726C0@microsoft.com...
    > > > Media player will play videos but not mp3's. Can get mp3's to play in
    > > > Winamp.
    > > > In Media Player, it stops after about 2 seconds with no sound. And
    > > > sometimes
    > > > all sound from that point forward stops unless I reboot.

    > >
    > >


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