Solved

WIndows Vista: Codec is missing

Posted on 2007-04-02
1
5,036 Views
Last Modified: 2013-12-07
Windows Media Player Error Message Help

You've encountered an error message C00D10D1 while using Windows Media Player. The following information might help you troubleshoot the issue.
Codec is missing

Windows Media Player cannot play the file (or cannot play either the audio or video portion of the file) because the Microsoft MPEG-1 (50) codec is not installed on your computer.

The missing codec might be available to download from the Internet. To search for the Microsoft MPEG-1 (50) codec, see WMPlugins.com.

of course wmplugins.com says that it can not find the codec and that I should try looking for it.

any thoughts?  any other people experience this and then fix it.
0
Comment
Question by:iceman19330
[X]
Welcome to Experts Exchange

Add your voice to the tech community where 5M+ people just like you are talking about what matters.

  • Help others & share knowledge
  • Earn cash & points
  • Learn & ask questions
1 Comment
 
LVL 11

Accepted Solution

by:
JamesCssl earned 500 total points
ID: 18839479
I use Vista Codec Package.  It allows WMP11 to play pretty much everything:

http://www.softpedia.com/get/Multimedia/Video/Codec-Packs-Video-Codecs/Advanced-Vista-Codec-Package.shtml
0

Featured Post

Free Tool: Subnet Calculator

The subnet calculator helps you design networks by taking an IP address and network mask and returning information such as network, broadcast address, and host range.

One of a set of tools we're offering as a way of saying thank you for being a part of the community.

Question has a verified solution.

If you are experiencing a similar issue, please ask a related question

I made this because I wanted to get e-mail with a attached csv file so I'd would be able to import user input into a MS Excel template, but I also wanted to register/save all inputs from each day in a file on the server. 1st - It creates a temp C…
Before we dive into the marketing strategies involved with creating an effective homepage, it’s crucial that EE members know what a homepage is. In essence, a homepage is the introductory, or default page, of a website that typically highlights the …
Viewers will learn the basics of using Ableton Live's advanced sampler instrument, Sampler. Load new Sampler into an empty MIDI track: Select a sample and drop it into sample window in Sampler: Adjust pitch if necessary with Root Key setting: …
Viewers will learn key ranges in Sampler to make their sampled instruments sound more realistic Gather samples of various notes and drag them to Key Range panel: Set proper root key for each sample: Select all the samples with Command-A (or Ctrl…

751 members asked questions and received personalized solutions in the past 7 days.

Join the community of 500,000 technology professionals and ask your questions.

Join & Ask a Question