1. Computer problem? Tech Support Guy is completely free -- paid for by advertisers and donations. Click here to join today! If you're new to Tech Support Guy, we highly recommend that you visit our Guide for New Members.

Media Player Herky Jerky and distorted

Discussion in 'Earlier Versions of Windows' started by guitarsb, Dec 18, 2001.

Thread Status:
Not open for further replies.
  1. guitarsb

    guitarsb Thread Starter

    Joined:
    Dec 16, 2001
    Messages:
    3
    Hi,
    I am running ME on two of my computers which are both Pentium II 300mhz machines and Media Play on both sound like a bad cell phone. It is distorted and it skips and sounds like dropped packets. Any ideas what the problem might be? I have version 7.01.00.3055. Thanks

    Sam
     
  2. Rollin' Rog

    Rollin' Rog

    Joined:
    Dec 9, 2000
    Messages:
    45,855
    Does this distortion and skipping occur on all types of media files played, both online and off, hard drive source and cd-rom?

    What is running in the background (do a ctrl-alt-del)? Try end-tasking everything except Explorer, systray and your media player to eliminate the possibility of conflicts with other running applications.
     
As Seen On
As Seen On...

Welcome to Tech Support Guy!

Are you looking for the solution to your computer problem? Join our site today to ask your question. This site is completely free -- paid for by advertisers and donations.

If you're not already familiar with forums, watch our Welcome Guide to get started.

Join over 733,556 other people just like you!

Thread Status:
Not open for further replies.

Short URL to this thread: https://techguy.org/62245

  1. This site uses cookies to help personalise content, tailor your experience and to keep you logged in if you register.
    By continuing to use this site, you are consenting to our use of cookies.
    Dismiss Notice