No Audio while playing DVDs

By soberinaustintx
Apr 3, 2005
  1. Hello again,

    My saga continues with getting all the kinks out of this newly constructed
    desktop computer. All and all things are going well.

    I still have one pesky problem. I can not get audio from when playing DVDs.
    I can place an audio CD in the drive and I hear that just fine.

    I am using the canned dvdplayer.exe from windows 2000.
    I have installed every service pack and patch available from Microsoft based on there windows update tool.

    I also get no audio when I use the MaXimus DVD player version 1.2

    I know that it must be a codec problem. That is all I know though.

    I have attached a copy of the information tool from Nero 6.0.
    It is information overload for me.
    Can anyone guide me in correcting this problem? This is the last step before I hand the computer over to its proud new owner. :giddy:

    Attached Files:

  2. Liquidlen

    Liquidlen TechSpot Paladin Posts: 1,094

    I see on that report you have a Roxio driver on your machin CDralW2k, Cdr4_2k
    These files cause a conflict with Nero .You will need to go to Nero's site and read a bit on this issue and clean it up. They have utilities for this .
    I would use the Nero Showtime as a player and uninstall your DVD player.
    Turn off Autorun and point media files to start Nero
    There is a update for nero to 6.6 You may want to do this after you clear the conflicts.
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