Problem with Media Player

  skylark101 17:07 27 May 07
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After downloading the updated Win Media Player 11, I find I cannot use it to play downloaded video, although it will play video content from my hard drive, I get a message box - Media Usage Rights Acquisition - Error 1001 there has been a login error please retry, it then asks for my e-mail addy and a password. It gives a web addy of drm.geocontent.com but if I try to access it I get a message saying Directory Listing Denied!
What's going on??? and how do I get the damn Media Player to play Video???
Has anyone any suggestions???

  birdface 17:39 27 May 07

You need a decoder,Wmp does not supply it. Why not try this instead, click here it will play any dvd.

  Stuartli 20:39 27 May 07

Have you Enabled all the File Types from Tools>Options>Tile Types tab?

Downloading the standard version of the K-Lite Codecs Pack will also help:

click here

If you have Vista then appropriate codecs can be found at:

click here

Also

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