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Media Player 12 won't play DVDs


JustinJSY

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I've got a new acer aspire 5745DG running Windows 7

The problem I have is that Media player will not play DVDs, nor will it play BBC News pop-out.

DVDs will play on ACER Arcade, but when I try and play a DVD through Media Player I just get a black screen.

The BBC news website comes up with a whole load of errors on internet explorer 8:

Webpage error details

*User Agent: Mozilla/4.0 (compatible; MSIE 8.0; Windows NT 6.1; WOW64; Trident/4.0; GTB7.0; SLCC2; .NET CLR 2.0.50727; .NET CLR 3.5.30729; .NET CLR 3.0.30729; Media Center PC 6.0; eSobiSubscriber 2.0.4.16; .NET4.0C) Timestamp: Sun, 17 Jul 2011 19:35:19 UTC Message: Expected ';' Line: 1 Char: 4 Code: 0 URI: http://node1.bbcimg.co.uk/glow/gloader.0.1.4.js Message: 'gloader' is undefined Line: 1 Char: 39 Code: 0 URI: http://news.bbcimg.co.uk/js/core/32/bbcfmtj.js Message: 'bbc' is undefined Line: 19 Char: 2 Code: 0 URI: http://www.bbc.co.uk/player/emp/11300440234441894_1/pop.stm Message: 'bbc' is undefined Line: 1 Char: 1 Code: 0 URI: http://news.bbcimg.co.uk/js/common/32/bbcfmtj_common.js Message: 'bbc' is undefined Line: 1 Char: 1 Code: 0 URI: http://news.bbcimg.co.uk/js/config/apps/36/bbcfmtjconfigv4.js Message: 'bbc' is undefined Line: 4 Char: 1 Code: 0 URI: http://news.bbc.co.uk/js/app/av/emp/11300440234441894_1/config.sjson?edition=null&site=null&section=null Message: 'gloader' is undefined Line: 1 Char: 41 Code: 0 URI: http://www.bbc.co.uk/js/app/av/emp/v22418269_19261/emp.js Message: 'gloader' is undefined Line: 1 Char: 1 Code: 0 URI: http://www.bbc.co.uk/js/app/av/emp/v22418269_19261/pop.js*

Please let me know if anyone knows how I can rectify this.

Thanks

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rdave13

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Possibly a codec problem, Major Geeks Win 7 Codecs

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