No Sound on DVD's

  Trepan 11:36 29 May 07

My DVD R/RW and DVD ROM will not play the sound from retail DVD films. They both work fine with Music CD's etc. Any ideas?

  Kev.Ifty 23:50 29 May 07

click here


click here

May help.


  Trepan 10:02 30 May 07

Hi Kev, thanks for the links. Will give it a go, just one question you may be able to answer: - if it does not work is it easy to uninstall ie does it leave any after-junk.

Thanks again.


  baldtaco 10:55 30 May 07

Trepan, hola

Those are for codec packs that many of us use. Every so often they need to be taken off and replaced with the latest one. The process is clean and quite straight forward. Have no fears about debris.

Frankly though, unless you are a M$ fanboy VLC is a far better media solution. It'll smack 'em out the park without needing anything else: click here

  Trepan 11:19 30 May 07

M$ Fanboy! Ohboy Noboy just that it came with the pack. Have also been using REAL but the same issues exist.

Thanks for the input and I will give VLC a whirl, I guess I would still need the codec pack though?.

Sorry about the "bleed'n obvious" but a bit of a numpty over all this stuff.

  baldtaco 11:28 30 May 07

Negative amigo. VLC is self contained.


  Trepan 09:46 31 May 07

Problem solved all is working and I have loaded VLC to give it a whirl.

Thanks a bunch Kev.Ifty and baldtaco.


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