Congratulations on your wedding. =)
What video card do you have? What specific video card driver version do you
Do you have an nVidia card? They were shipping non-real-signed drivers for
a while, which is bad and could cause this problem. If you go to them/HP
for a video card driver update, does this then work?
Speaking for myself only.
for some helpful WMP info.
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"Noa" <Noa@discussions.microsoft.com> wrote in message
>I have a brand new HP Pavilion Media Center m8100n with DVD super multi
> drive/CD writer. I can play my wedding dvd, but when I try to play
> commercially purchased DVD's (either with Windows Media Player or Windows
> Media Center) I get some message and am unable to watch.
> Windows Media Player states: cannot play this DVD because there is a
> with digital copy protection between your DVD drive, decoder, and video
> Try installing an updated driver for your video card. Windows Media Center
> states: DVD may be in use by another application. If all other
> are closed, the video resolution may need to be loweredor the display
> connection type may not support playback of the DVD.
> I contacted HP and a nice person tryied to help via internet connection.
> They had me uninstal/reinstal Roxio and also send me to a site to get an
> updated driver.
> Neither made a difference.
> Thanks in advanse.