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Re: Photo Gallery Slideshow hangs on loading - please help!
Well? Did it help or not?
I have the same issue here. It hangs up when starting slideshow.
Originally Posted by Tails
I'll give that a try this evening and let you know if that's the elusive
solution I'm in search of...
> Try moving your videos to the Videos folder, so that you just have pictures
> in the Pictures folder, or make new subfolders that separate the types of
> files. It's been reported that if you have, say, .avi's mixed with .jpg's
> in the same directory, this will cause Slide Show to hang.
> "Tails" <Tails@discussions.microsoft.com> wrote in message
> > I've tried with and without video in the selection. For example, if I
> > highlight 5 photos and click slide show it hangs and also if I select a
> > whole
> > folder including video....
> > "dean-dean" wrote:
> >> Does the folder you're trying to SlideShow have video files among the
> >> usual
> >> picture files?
> >> "Tails" <Tails@discussions.microsoft.com> wrote in message
> >> news:2C6F8F60-B9C8-410D-A8E3-72E706594F5F@microsoft.com...
> >> > The slideshow feature of Photo Gallery's Slideshow hangs on the loading
> >> > screen. I've been through the support pages and googled myself half to
> >> > death
> >> > searching for an answer to this and so far found nothing.
> >> >
> >> > for the record, my user experience ratings for the video realted stuff
> >> > are
> >> > over 5 which according to all the support pages is ample to run it at
> >> > my
> >> > native resolution of 1900 x 1080 - if you have and suggestions or
> >> > ideas
> >> > about this, lease let me know. I've been trying to work this oit for
> >> > about
> >> > 2
> >> > months now!
> >> >
> >> >