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How do you play .avi files?

Old 12-22-05, 11:39 PM
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How do you play .avi files?

I have win amp, but it doesn't seme to work with the avi files I just downloaded.

Is it my player, or is it the files?

When I play them I only get sound, not the video to go along with it. This has happened before and its always avi files
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Old 12-22-05, 11:55 PM
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Sounds like they are either DIVX or XVID encoded files. You'll need to download the codecs to play them.
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Old 12-23-05, 12:03 AM
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I use WMP (with ffdsshow installed) for most files but some times it will mess up some codecs, then I use VLC with plays all avi's that I have seen (not counting ones that are broken)
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