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post #1 of 3 (permalink) Old 01-17-2004, 11:34 PM Thread Starter
 
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avi format?

first off im computer ignorant, anyways everytime i click on a video with an avi format it will not download the video file to my comp just the sound file. i have windows xp and windows media player, what do i need or what am i doing wrong? thanks for the help
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post #2 of 3 (permalink) Old 01-17-2004, 11:42 PM
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You probably don't have the correct codec for the avi file.

Have you updated to the latest version of Media Player? It might even need a divx player to play it.
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post #3 of 3 (permalink) Old 01-18-2004, 10:36 AM
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Like Chris said, you may be missing a codec. There is a program that I recently came across called AVIcodec that will tell you if you are missing the codec. If you click one it it will load a page from which you can download the file.

http://avicodec.duby.info/
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