unknown format

  alanstav1970 08:48 20 Jul 2011
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what does unknown format mean ? if i try to play games (played before)i get this message on a black screen!

  northumbria61 12:06 20 Jul 2011

This error message is displayed when encoding software cannot decode your source media file. For example if you attempt to encode a .gif image into a video. You may require a new codec - get the latest pack from here link text

  woodchip 12:35 20 Jul 2011

It means that if the game worked okay before, and does not now work, Something on your drive either the game or a windows file as got corrupted. Try running System Restore to a Date when it worked. Look for BOLD dates

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