Re: MM6 SONIC ERROR
Vista Home premium and Vista Ultimate come with a built in MPEG2 decoder for
use in decoding and playing DVR-MS files and DVD files.
"tfinc90" <email@example.com> wrote in message
>I have Vista Home Premium. How do I get the codec to work?
> Thanks, Todd
> "PapaJohn" wrote:
>> My Ultimate version can use dvr-ms files, and comes with Sonic codecs...
>> Home Premium version should also. But the other 3 versions would need to
>> setup the needed software/codecs or do file conversions of dvr-ms files.
>> website references are to www.papajohn.org
>> "tfinc90" <firstname.lastname@example.org> wrote in message
>> > Whenever I import a .dvr-ms into Movie Maker 6 I immediatly get an
>> > error
>> > message saying: "An installation package for the product Sonic
>> > CinePlayer
>> > Decoder Pack cannot be found. Try the installation again using a valid
>> > copy
>> > of the installation package." The video's will not play in MM6. I have
>> > an
>> > HP
>> > computer. If I go to the Sonic Decoder site it says that it is not yet
>> > Vista
>> > compatible. 1st - I don't care what kind of decoder I need as long as
>> > it
>> > works. Does EVERYONE that uses MM6 use the Sonic Decoder? If not how do
>> > I
>> > get
>> > MM6 to use/search for the correct decoder that everyone else uses? Any
>> > suggestions on importing .dvr-ms into my MM6 and it working are
>> > desired.
>> > --
>> > Thanks, Todd