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Blu-Ray player on Y580 won't play

Q: Blu-Ray player on Y580 won't play

I bought an Ideapad Y580 some years ago and it came with a Blu-Ray player. It worked fine, until not too long ago. Now it can't read Blu-Ray discs, only DVDs. Anyone know the why it doesn't work properly? Are there any drivers or updates I need? Thanks!

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Preferred Solution: Blu-Ray player on Y580 won't play

I recommend downloading and running DAP. It can help sort out any driver and firmware related issues on your system

It's worked out well for many of us in the past.

You can download it direct from this link http://downloaddap.org. (This link will open the download page of DAP so you can save a copy to your computer.)

A: Blu-Ray player on Y580 won't play

Did you ever get it to work? I am having the same problem.

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I do not want to use the pre-installed Toshiba Media Player to play DVD's, I want to use the installed Windows Media Player. I cannot change the default DVD player to WMP in Control Panel as the only options are either Toshiba's or Nero's player.

WMP can play CD's, MP3's etc but cannot even read any DVD in the drive. Anyone got any advice on how to do change this?
It;s a Toshiba Satellite Pro C850 with Windows 8 installed

A:Advice on how to make Windows Media Player play DVD's not the Tosh player

> WMP can play CD's, MP3's etc but cannot even read any DVD in the drive
That?s very interesting. It cannot play DVDs but you want to use it s default player. ;)
You know what, forget WMP and use something else. I recommend you to test ?VLC player?. It can read all video formats and you don?t need to install some codecs. It is for free.

If you will be happy with it you can set it as default player for video format files.

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I have a Toshiba Satellite laptop (I have to get the specs and exact model number later, I'm posting this from work because I have no internet connection at home) which I mainly use for playing DVDs and games. Up until about a month ago, it would play all of my DVDs just fine; I'd insert the disc, I'd hear the whine of the drive spinning, then two beep-like noises, then the WMPlayer would start playing the DVD. Then for a few of them, it would start whirring, , and make some other noises, then stop whirring, then start again like it's trying to read the disc again, and eventually it would just stop trying. I bought a DVD lens cleaning disc and have used that many times, but it doesn't seem to help much. Strangely, it doesn't seem to be caused by excessive scratching or smudging of the DVDs; I've put in brand-new DVDs straight from the packaging that won't play, but then I'll put in another DVD that has some scratches or smudges on it and it'll play fine every time. Any idea what might be going on? Again, I apologize for the incomplete info: I'll post that when I can. Thanks in advance for any advice!
 

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Hi i just had to reinstall windows xp and everything works fine except the Windows media player and Real player i cant play DVD's. I get this message: Windows Media Player cannot play this DVD because there is a problem with digital copy protection between your DVD drive, decoder, and video card. Try installing an updated driver for your video card

Not sure what to do, i put in what i thought were the necessary drivers but maybe i missed something.Any help would be much appreicated.

thanks

A:Windows media player and DVD player wont play gives me this message

Grab this XP Codec Pack 2.4.8

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Hi,
I captured an AVI file from my DVD player using my video card. My Real Player and Windows Media Player won't place this DVD clip. Someone said I need codecs.
1. what are they?
2. where to get them?
3. how to use that to convert the file to some other format?
4. what formats do Real Player and Windows Media Player support?
4a. Is there another downloadable DVD player that will play the AVI file as is?
5. I also tried to burn this AVI file using Nero but when I tried to drag the file to the proper place, I encountered problems. What could be the issue here?
6. I have been told in another forum that my CD burner can burn a DVD file on DVD media if the format is proper. What format is needed? Is this another codec issue? (Nero says it needs AVI and that is what my file is).
Thanks
 

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I'm running Windows XP.

When I'm looking at cd's on Amazon and I try to play a sample of a cd it doesn't work no matter if I choose Media Player or Real Player.
Both tell me they can't play the file.

But they work if I put in a cd in the drive.

Anyone know why they wouldn't play from internet ?
 

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I recently reformatted my computer, and since the reformat, whenever I try to play a CD in Windows Media Player, I get the following message: "Windows Media Player cannot play the file because there is a problem with your sound device. There may not be a sound device installed on your computer. It may be in use by another program or it may not be functioning properly."
 

A:I'm unable to play a CD player in Windows Media Player

You may need to re-install your sound driver.
Look in Device Manager to see if it's missing.
 

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A:music burned to cd will only play in DVD player not cd player

Hello wfleenor, and welcome to TSG.

Did you burn the CDs as music CDs or did you burn the song files onto a data CD? Some CD players will only play music CDs while some DVD players will play music files (MP3 , M4A, WMA, etc) burned on a data CD. Some older CD players had problems reading from CD-RW disc.
 

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I need to reformat an audio file so I can play it in Windows Media Player. A conversion attempt fails with the above error message.

Is it possible.

Thanks.
 

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I have Windows Vista on a Dell computer, i have just recently noticed that I cannot play audio cd's/music cd's or that my computer does not recognize that i have put in a cd to play music or a cd-r to burn music. It will recognize a dvd and play it, can anyone help me figure this out?

Thanks for any help!
 

A:CD/DVD player will not play CD's but will play DVD's

very possibly the laser that reads CDs has gone.
 

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my CD player will not play and does not recognize when there is a music CD loaded. Also have a secondary CD for burning and it works fine. As well when I load the CD or try and open the drive it takes a long time for the tray to open, then it sais to load a CD when I already have. This is the only message I get. Help, I need it...
 

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Ok I installed 2 new DVD Drives one just a rom other RW+-... Well the RW+- came with the works. Nero/ Indeo DVD recorder, Indeo DVD creator/ Nero somthing else/ and something like CD copy 4 or something.. I can't recall.. I'm at work right now... The thing is it won't play DVD movies... everything else works fine.. Music and stuff even video not in DVD format. When you click play it says "failled to create overlay" or something like that. I tried playing it on Win media player... sameproblem... Then it suggests lowering the resolution and or color depth. Although I didn't think that was the prop I did it anyways. Still didn't work. I read somewhere that problem occurs when you don't have DVD decoders... Is is really possible that DVD Player software didn't come with decoders... I thats not the problem what is?
 

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Using the Plextor ConvertX and InterVideo's WinDVD Creator 2, I have converted VHS tape to VCD. The discs play in my DVD player, a CyberHome model, but two people to whom I have sent VCDs say they will not play in their DVD player, even though the manual says the player will play VCDs. One person's player wouldn't even keep the disc: it ejected it as soon as the tray was closed.

I am using Memorex CD-R's and TDK CD-R's.

Any suggestions as to what the problem might be?

Sally
 

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need acer aspire notebook dvd player software. When I connect cd/dvd player connected by usb, when I click on drive, I see video_ts and audio_ts. There is no "open with" option. Please help.

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VLC Media Player is free and works with DVD-players.

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Why must I pay for third party help with a cdc playing issue ,When my computer is less than 3 months old?

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I have created a movie using Windows Movie Maker. The file extension is .avi. I have burned the movie to DVD (it's about 3.5GB in size) using Nero 6. The DVD plays fine on my computer but when I try to play it in my DVD player I get a message that it is the wrong type of disc. I admit I don't burn many CDs or DVDs but I have tried everything I can think of and cannot produce a DVD that will play in my player. P.S. the player doesn't have a problem playing DVDs of movies I have purchased or rented.

I am at a loss. Any advice would be appreciated.

PSS Operating system is Windows XP, SP3.

A:DVD won't play in DVD player

Did you create a data DVD? Standalone DVD players are designed to play movie DVD's - these have a very specific file and folder structure. If you look at them in Windows Explorer, you can see folders like VIDEO_TS, AUDIO_TS, and files like .VOB .BUP and .IFO. The format of the videos on those is MPEG-2.*
You should be able to create such DVD's if you pick make movie DVD in the menu (it might ask you to have the files already authored (meaning with the special directory structure, and already converted to MPEG-2) using a DVD authoring program like Nero Vision I think). If you pick data DVD, it will just copy the data without any conversion (no conversion to MPEG-2 nor creation of the special directory structure).
I should note that if you created a movie with Windows Movie Maker, the output should be in Windows Media format (extension .wmv). Did you mean your source (original file) was .avi?

Other notes: Some DVD players can also play VCD's (also special structure, but MPEG-1, and on CD instead of DVD) and SVCD (like VCD's, but MPEG-2), and MPEG-1 or MPEG-2 data files. Newer DVD players can play certain data CD's and DVD's with AVI files encoded in the DivX or Xvid codecs. You can find them with the label "DivX-certified".

One last thought: check the type of media supported by your standalone DVD player. Perhaps you burned a DVD+R when it can only read DVD-R, or vice versa.

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Hello

I burnt a video to a disc but it does not work on my DVD player. This may be because of my computer automaticly logging off at 9:00pm while the disc was still burning. Becaus of this, there is a strange green bar at the bottom of the video when it is playing on the menu:



But when watching the movie it's fine. But it will not play in my DVD player.

Besides this issue, I have two questions.

First question, does the automatic logoff by Parental Control interrupt a burning process?

Second question, how do I erase the disc so I can start again? I read that they are burned forever but I also saw posts where it can also erase. I want to erase the disc, otherwise it's a waste of DVD-R's and I'll have to start a completely new one.

A:My DVD-R will not play in my DVD player

First of all could you give me a Name of the Program you are using and also It may be possible that the Burning Process may Be Interrupted but it shouldn't have if you were using Windows DVD Maker when Parental Controls Time Limits have been Reached it will Lock the User until you are allowed keeping all your Open Programs

Now IF You shutdown Your Computer afterwards during the Process because your User Was Locked then the burning would have been Interrupted

Also DVD -R Stands for DVD- Recordable

It can only be Recorded once you can delete Data of off it like a USB Flash Drive but the Space will not have been Recovered so a New DVD Is Required to Burn the DVD Again

Hope This Helps,
Josh

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Now I cannot play any media - CD's DVDs, mp3 with any player ... JetAudio, winamp, PowerDVD, MediaMonkey...you name it.

I click "Play" but the progress bar does not move and I get no sound?

A:MP3, CD, DVD mp3 Won't Play - any player

Look in your device manager to see if any drivers are corrupted first and post back.

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I have a LG DVD-Ram/rom/cd burner, and a Plextor PX708A DVD Burner. I installed WC3 through my dvd burner, has been reading the disk fine for over a year. I've updated the Firmware on both drives to the latest. Recently I removed the disk to check it in another computer to see if i hooked up the cd player correctly, which it read the disk, now that I am trying to play the CD in the LG and Plextor it won't play, but it plays in the two drivers on my one computer, and in the the other drive which i used to test the drive with so 3/5... Both my LG and Plextor play DVDs, CDs, Games, so I know its not the fact that they are bad and cant read disks..

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- mp3 disk using nero 6

what other way is there i can try? is there another other application that would do it??

i use cd-rw disks to save the mp3. in the manual it says the disk must be ISO 9660 - i have selected that in nero 6, still no luck. any suggestions?

one other thing. on the car cd player, it even says 'MP3' on it, so it must play mp3.
 

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Try using a CD-R instead of a CD-RW, they generally work better in most players.

Finalize the disc. In Nero this means don't check the box "Allow files to be added later (multisession disc)".
 

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First off, have you installed the drivers that came with the notebook?

Also make sure you have updated codecs to make sure your machine can read video. This codec pack should be sufficent.
 

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thank you for what ever help you can provide me.
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A:Dvd Won't Play On Dvd Player

Hi Ddude, I ahve used Photo Story 3 and it all worked good on my old DVd player (its a Phillips and it si about 6 years old)http://www.microsoft.com/windowsxp/using/digitalphotography/photostory/default.mspxI have also used the Kodak software as well http://www.kodak.com/eknec/PageQuerier.jht...pq-locale=en_AU

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The problem I have, is that it is not possible to load up CD in DVD player and just hit play.

I have to go into and open each individual folder and select songs for player to play, and as it is alphabetical, it is not the order I want. Artists that only have one song, will automatically play no problems.

All of this takes 15 minutes or more opening folders and adding to playlist for DVD player, just to play an MP3 CD. Is there a way around this, or is it the way it is??

CD plays in order from beginning to end in computer, with no problems.

Cheers all and Happy New Year

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isn't the s-video jack on ur pc "output" as well as the dvd player? won't work! out has to go to in u can connect ur s-video out to ur in on ur tv etc, but can't connect 2 outs together.
 

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Hi everyone,

I just made a video on my DV Camera and I just finished editing it using Windows Movie Maker, I was wondering how I can get it to play on my DVD Player. Thank you in advance.

I burnt it as Super Video CD on Nero using a DVD-R disc but it didn't play in the my dvd player. I have three questions:

1. should I have used a DVD-R disc or should I use a regular data disc for VCD?
2. does ps2 game console play VCD's?
3. Does it matter what kind of file format I save it in?
 

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A:MP3s onto DVD to play in Car DVD player.

You would probably just need to burn then in Data format, drag and drop using windows works, most DVD player i know of will just pick it right up once it is .mp3 format that you're working with.
 

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Hi There
Problem: I have a new Dell XPS 420 system, video card Nvidia Geforce 8800GT, Vista with Windows Media Player 11. Recently WMP stopped working - the audio plays but not the video (black screen only)! Other video players work fine - I can play the same files fine with DIVX or VLC. Streaming video via Youtube etc is OK.
Fixes tried: I have downloaded a bunch a codecs, updated the drivers for the video card and the sound card. Still no good!
Another possibly related problem is the Windows Media Centre has stopped playing TV input. I can only replay old files not current via the tuner.
Also when I run Windows update it fails to run 2 updates repeatedly: Msoft Office update (failure KB946691) and MS Office Outlook 2007 junk email filter (KB949037).
Can anyone help me get WMP going again???
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A:Media Player no play!

Try with your Personal firewall turned off (if you have a 3rd party one)

Or:

Start-->Run-->sfc /scannow

Requires your Windows CD and will not lose any data
Personal firewall should be turned off

Or run a Repair on Windows

By the way what version of Windows are we taliking here? (answer not actually required if the above works)
 

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Despite ticking off the file types, after a while the original problem has come back; inability to play .wmv in any player. Again, the file types in media player are correct, I've downloaded every video codec imaginable.

Life's tough. What gives?

Could my security settings be the issue?
 

A:Unable to play .wmv in any player (again)

holymoly said:

I've downloaded every video codec imaginable.Click to expand...

That may be the problem, or can possibly cause problems in the future for playback of othe video files. Codecs should only be installed when you need them. Packs should be avoided entirely. What happens is they start "fighting" (for lack of a better term) over which is the prefferrd codec for playback. Files with a WMV extension only require the codecs from MS for playback, once you install any of there media products you should be able to view any WMV file.

First thing I would suggest is reinstalling the player: http://www.microsoft.com/windows/windowsmedia/player/download/download.aspx

Without some more details your question will be hard to answer.
 

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Does anyone know what the best way of doing this is? Do I need any additional software? If so, what?

thanks in advance
 

A:AVI files onto CDR so I can play them on my DVD player

You need to either create a VCD or if your player supports it you can burn files to a data disc.

http://forums.techguy.org/multimedia/470968-avi-file-cd-r.html
 

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I admit that I'm a total dunce when it comes to computers but I bought a brand new hp laptop any way with a dvd and cd drive the problem is I do not know how to copy a video file to a dvr disc that will play in my dvd player. please help.

A:don't know how to copy a dvd to play in dvd player

have you tried goggleing your answer

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A:can't play cds/dvds on dvd player

Howdy,

What burning programs are you using and what format disks. DVD-r etc.
Have you tried the disks on other players??
 

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Using a Plextor DVD drive "PX-712UF" to burn DVD's. Play on computer but do not play on my Samsung DVD Player to watch on TV.
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It is my understand I need to "match" region codes to the one where my DVD player is set to.
Do I need to decode? or am I just SOL?

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A:How to get burned DVD's to play on DVD Player-Please HELP !!!

Hiya and welcome

Where have you downloaded these movies from? If its p2p, we can't help you.

Regards

eddie
 

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Thanks

Fantasmic

PS.
There is a little picture of the scroll encluded with my plee
 

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A:Blu-ray player won't play blu-ray disc

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Help.

I'm not sure what happened to my media player but now it will not play any type of file be it divx, avi, mpeg etc... It gives the same error saying that a filter can't be found to open the file.

The vidoe files are not corrupted because i can open it using other programs.

I downloaded and installed Media Player 9 but it still give the same error.

Any ideas guys?

Thanks!
 

A:Media Player won't play anything!

Here are the series of actions you will need to take in order to reset your media playback settings to their default values (As they should be after a fresh OS install).

You will first need to obtain Zoom Player v3.10 or newer.
http://www.majorgeeks.com/download413.html

Run Zoom Player and open the "Options / Filter Control / Management" tab and click on the "Registered Filter Manager" button.

Select all the filters in the list (highlight the first filter, hold shift and press the End button on the keyboard).
Press on the "Unregister Filters" Button.
Close Zoom Player.
You will now need to re-register the filters that come with the system on a fresh install. To do this, run this batch file.

http://www.inmatrix.com/articles/files/regreset.bat

Use gspot http://www.headbands.com/gspot/ to determine what codecs you need. Zoomplayer can aid in this as well.
Only install and register the codecs you require!
Some codecs play multiple formats and can reduce your need to install extra codecs. Too many codecs playing the same file formats can result in filter errors and stuttering playback, although this can be fixed by editing the registry and adjusting the codec filters merit, it's very difficult to fix. Codec filters go by merit rules, if you have 4 codecs that will play the same file, the one media player chooses to play the file is the one who has a registry entry for the highest merit for that filetype. This system can result in co... Read more

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