RE: Plays 5 minutes of video
Which version of Vista have you?
32 bit or 64 bit?
Does this happen with commercial DVD movies; DVD movies you have made;
downloaded video files; other?
Has WMP ever played videos for more than 5 to 10 minutes? If so, what
Go to event viewer
On the left, look for "windows logs".
Left click on the ****y tiny arrow in the lower left corner.
Left click on "system".
On any errors that occurred at the time your problem occurred.
Copy the information.
Paste it in a reply.
Do the same for "applications".
If the problem occurs when you are on the internet, go to "applications and
services". Left click on "internet explorer".
Look for errors.
> I have this problem with WMP 11. I would try and play a video file and it
> would work perfectly for about 5-10 minutes and then it tells me that WMP
> cannot play this file. With an error code telling me that my sound card is
> not working, but it is working fine and everything is in order. I have all
> the right codex's to play the video file so I dont know what the problem is,
> maybe someone can help me out with this