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Old 12-14-05, 02:22 AM
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Problem Playing DVDs on my PC

I have DVDs that don't seem to work with certain video players and not others. Several titles will not play with either Windows Media Player 10 or Realplayer but do work in VLC Media Player. VLC is my default player when a DVD is put in and I can't seem to turn it off (auto-play). I prefer to watch my DVDs in WMP since VLC plays them with choppy audio. Any help would be appreciated.
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Old 12-14-05, 03:58 AM
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You can press and hold SHIFT key when inserting the DVD to temporarily disable AutoPlay

Or go to microsoft.com, search for Tweak UI, it allows you to disable AutoPlay.
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Old 12-14-05, 03:19 PM
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Thanks for the trick with the SHIFT key. It stopped auto play but the dvds still won't play in WMP. I'm not sure if it's relavant, but WMP displays the wrong DVD info for the disc I put in as well. For instance, S1D1 of the West Wing is displayed as Bellydance: Queen of the Flowers.
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Old 12-14-05, 04:39 PM
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how do you turn autoplay back on ????
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Old 12-21-05, 03:30 PM
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bump-

my auto run feature is somewhat disabled. How do i turn it back on? (we're talking software cds as well as dvd's)
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Old 12-22-05, 01:01 PM
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Ah., Xp pro...
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