DVD Decoder--where & how?

  warthog01 11:39 14 Aug 2004
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I've just located a Toshiba SD-C2502 DVD ROM which is compatible with my Dell Latitude laptop. The CD function seems to be OK, but when I insert a DVD I get an error message telling me that there is no DVD decoder installed for Windows 2000. This takes me beyond my competence level--can anyone advise me where I might find the appropriate decoder and how to install it?

Thanks

  philwane 11:42 14 Aug 2004

I imagine you need a software program to watch a DVD somthing like Win DVD or Power DVD

  SEASHANTY 11:55 14 Aug 2004

Free DVD Player software click here

  warthog01 12:16 14 Aug 2004

Thanks, Seashanty

I've installed Cdivx and it's making all the right noises, but when I try to play my commercial DVD,it opens up my D Drive to a directory called Video_TS which is full of files suffixed .VOB--none of which will play. What am I doing wrong?

  Wes Tam ;-) 12:51 14 Aug 2004

Try your DVD with a free trial of Power DVD from click here

  Wes Tam ;-) 12:53 14 Aug 2004

warthog01 is your "my commercial DVD" an original or ripped version?

  warthog01 12:56 14 Aug 2004

Wes Tam;-)

It's an original.

  warthog01 12:56 14 Aug 2004

Wes Tam;-)

It's an original.

  warthog01 12:57 14 Aug 2004

Wes Tam;-)

It's an original.

  warthog01 12:57 14 Aug 2004

Wes Tam
It's an original.

  warthog01 12:59 14 Aug 2004

Hmmm--impatience is a terrible thing--sorry for the repetitions

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