Errors with WMV Format

By Kimmers
Jul 26, 2007
  1. Most of my video files are in WMv format Now the thing that annoys me is more often than not i can't play theses files without windows media Crashing.

    Now I can convert the files to AVI and that works but I hate having to download the files and convert them before I watch them please help
  2. Ididmyc600

    Ididmyc600 TechSpot Chancellor Posts: 1,415


    I take it you mean that when you watch streaming media from the web.

    If the files arent on your HD then you have to watch them in the format the author has encoded them, otherwise you have no choice but to download them then convert them to your chosen format.

  3. Kimmers

    Kimmers TS Rookie Topic Starter Posts: 23

    No I mean that since only recently wmv format files including ones that aren't on my computer wont play without crashing. And it's only started recently.
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