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Why does my Windows Media player in Vista not show the video when I play it only the sound but it works on ther computers just fine? And it used to work.
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Missing some required video codec would be my guess.  DivX, XviD, something like that.  Google for "vista codec pack".  Be careful who you d/l from though.
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thank you
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