STREAMING PROBLEMS

  bartonside 13:40 18 Jun 2007
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Sometimes, when attempting to play a streaming video, Windows says: Windows Media Player cannot play the file because a network error occurred. The server might not be available or you might not be connected to the network. Well, there ain't no netwrok - just me and my computer. But sometimes it will play. Using Realplayer usually does the trick but today I did this and RP was streaming in a series of stills, each lasting about a second.

  bartonside 22:50 18 Jun 2007

Bumped

  bartonside 14:56 21 Jun 2007

Bumped again in the hope that someone out there can help. Today, I tried to play a video using Media Player and it was playing in a series of stills with the soundtrack running as normal Part of the problem may be my computer which is very erratic and slow.

  [email protected] 15:07 21 Jun 2007

try vlc
click here
slow pc see fruitbats post
click here

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