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  1. cj73

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    hi im having problems with my media player it wont play dvds or music when i put a dvd in it keeps telling me there are files missing or they are damaged and when i put a music cd in it puts a cross next to the songs and i cant understand why it was working fine just before xmas i hope someone can help thanks cris:)
     
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    Howdy,

    Do you mean Windows Media Player?
     
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    yes thats right
     
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    What about song already on the PC do they play?

    Are the DVDs pr CDs store bought ot one you made yourself?
     
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    even the ones on the on the laptop dont work and the disks are from the shop even mp3s dont work
     
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    i dont think ive got one because my hardrive packed up just after xmas ive put another one in and put my recovery disk in everything else is working ive got i tunes on here aswell and that doesnt work either
     
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    Does the PC have a Make and Model.....??

    Did you get any other discs with it?
     
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    its a packard bell bu45 i didnt get any disks with it i had to do this disk myself
     
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    Is that Parkard Bell EastNote Butterfly series and is it the M or S or S2 or T or Touch or XS series and is it Vista 32bit?
     
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    yeah its easynote i dont know which one though i know its vista 32bit though
     
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    Check in Device Manager and see if there are any yellow warning signs beside anything

    Go Start>>Right click Computer and choose Properties>>then click on Device Manager
     
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    ive done that and theres no warning signs there
     
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    i think im missing codecs but im not sure
     
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