Pixelated mpegs...

  San Alwigi 10:06 06 Jun 2003
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I recently downloaded some music videos in .avi format and played them successfully on a PC in Windows Media Player (XP, version 9).

I then burnt these files onto a CD and subsequently copied them onto another PC, also running XP and WMP verison 9.

At first I had trouble viewing the .avi files, but the mpegs were perfect. I added the Divx codec the and .avi’s all play fine...but now the .mpegs (that played perfectly before) appear slightly pixelated which is annoying. Any ideas why?

  MichelleC 10:50 06 Jun 2003

There's no rhyme nor reason for pixellation sometimes. 1 guy got it rendering in W2k, but not when logged in as administrator. I get it when I use hd 'd', but not on other hd's. If there's a glitch in os it can occur.

Try running thro defrag and scandisc, and turning all off except vitals (use enditall or similar) when burning/rendering.

  San Alwigi 11:43 06 Jun 2003

I'll give it a go.

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