Power DVD sofrtware -error message

  honda5 00:30 01 Dec 2003

Just installed Power 4.0XP and loaded a dvd but get error message "89030000 - unknown file format"
The dvd is from PC advisor and previously seen working on earlier PC.
I'm running WindowsMe .
Any ideas please .

  Stuartli 08:39 01 Dec 2003

One possible solution found:

Under Advanced Options, change the Player Compatibility to Alternate (UDF).

Also check this link re PAL and NTSC:

click here

By the way this is more a Help Room query...:-)

  Stuartli 09:31 02 Dec 2003

You will also find PowerDVD patches on the company's website.

  honda5 00:03 04 Dec 2003

Thanks for the inputs but niether was successful unfortuanatel.New CD on its way .!

  Stuartli 09:13 04 Dec 2003

Have you tried using the DVD in Windows Media Player9?

  honda5 23:49 04 Dec 2003

Yes first thing I tried before buying Power dvd - tried windows helpand it directed me to accys /entertainment/dvd player but no dvd player shown .

  Stuartli 08:40 05 Dec 2003

When I had Win98SE I always used PowerDVD even though I had WMP9 - now on XP Pro and can play DVDs in WMP9 although I still prefer PowerDVD.

This Microsoft link may help you:

click here

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