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Windows 7 and Blu-ray playback


tigertop2

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I have just been reading that Windows 7 will be capable of Blu-ray playback

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Has anyone found this capability in W7RC-and if so where can it be identified?

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tigertop2

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I am assuming of course one has a Blu-Ray optical drive fitted

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tigertop2

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If anyone is interested MS position is that W7 will not have the codecs to support Bluray Playback but W7 will allow users to write to Blu-ray discs. Pity, as it might have provided some competition for current software providers

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OTT_Buzzard

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Indeed a pity. I've got PowerDVD installed on the W7 media center for that very reason. It's a pain to be honest and surely no reason for it?? Or is there?

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