Pc freezes during video

  Kingruss 18:40 05 Apr 2007
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Hey guys, my PC freezes when i am playing back video files. Its not just 1 video file it happens when i play any video.

it doesnt happen at a certain point just randomly when i am watching it.

any advice would be great!

thanks

  skidzy 18:46 05 Apr 2007

System specs ? and what program Windows media Player ?

Do you have enough ram ?

Possibly missing or broken codecs click here

Also try playing in click here

  Kingruss 18:53 05 Apr 2007

P4 3.00 ghz
1GB ram (dual Channel)
onbard graphics, lan, sound
win xp sp2

ive just installed windows onto a new 250gb hdd

use MPC to view the videos i have windows media player 11 installed on there. i have all the standard xvid codecs i will try that link you gave me and post a message when i get back from sainsburys in about an hour :P

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