When trying to play some of the sample wmv files in windows media player I
get no video or sound (the bear, butterfly and lake samples) . If I stop the
video and press play again an error pops up with "Windows media player cannot
perform the requested action at this time". If I click on the web help
button it leads to
Music files play fine.
I have a new HP a1640n and tried to do an upgrade to RTM Ultimate.
Everything else seemed to work that I could tell. All devices were
recognized and had drivers. It even upgraded the audio and video driver
(Intel G965) during Windows update. Removed most every preinstalled
application that comes with the retail system that might affect audio and
video but no luck. I then tried a fresh install of Ultimate but I get the
Searching online for that error had references to disabling the UDP port for
streaming which I tried but no luck either.
One last note, if I open a video file and click stop. Then try and open up
another video file and then click web help, it leads me to this article,
The sound card the built in Realtek device.