WMV files work on Windows Vista by default. All sorts of fun things (codec
packs are not your friend) like to stomp on Windows settings.
What happens when you try this?
You do not need any codec packages here. They would not help you. This was
already working until it got broken. =\ What changed?
Was VLC installed by itself or with other things?
Speaking for myself only.
for some helpful WMP info.
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"phils" <firstname.lastname@example.org> wrote in message
>I tried download a codec package from Microsoft's download site but it says
> it does not work with Windows Vista. How can I get Vista Home Premium to
> WMV files, I am trying to look at a xbox trailer file. Is there a way to
> a downgraded copy of XP media center edition for my Vista laptop until
> is finished and Microsofts software will work with it.
> WMV's play in VLC media player so why not Windows media player?
> P4 3.0 1GB 200 GB SATA
> ASUS P5GD1-VM