View Full Version : Movie Format Error

02-03-2008, 01:40 PM
i have been having this problem for a while where if i play a .mpg movie file it works fine but when i play a .wmv file i hear sound but no video. i am running windows 98 and i am using windows media player 7.1 could it be that my windows media player version is too low?

Speedy Gonzales
02-03-2008, 02:29 PM
Probably needs some kind of codec.

Which one, I wouldnt have a clue

02-03-2008, 02:44 PM
Download the K-Lite codec pack and see if that solves the issue.

02-03-2008, 05:15 PM
yeah try K-lite, it can be downloaded here

03-03-2008, 09:52 AM
Or you could just download the Microsoft media player codec package:
Link here (http://www.microsoft.com/windows/windowsmedia/forpros/format/codecdownload.aspx). This will install all the .wmv & .wma codecs and a couple others.