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Windows vista live audio/video streaming problem.

Pls help me about my windows vista software.I now cant watch/listen to any website which offers live/video streaming like cnn and listen to my favorite FM music stations on the internet.pls help..!!!

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  • Anonymous Oct 29, 2008

    I just got this laptop a few weeks ago. Everything has been fine until about 3 days ago... Internet pages load slowly, and I can't play any videos or music online because they take way too long to buffer or they are just choppy or just never start. I've been told it was the phishing filter on mcafee, I disbled that, it's still doing this. I ran scans for viruses, spyware, malware... all I had were a few of those bad cookies and I deleted them. I have the Vista home basic... I am so frustrated. My OLD desktop works okay when I turn it on and connect to the internet, but my brand new laptop is slow as a snail. I've secured the wireless connection and double checked to make sure it wasnt slow because someone else was using it. Not the case either. What am I supposed to do? It's so annoying. All I want to do is be able to watch a video or listen to a song when I feel like it!

  • Anonymous Mar 31, 2009

    live streamin video from sites such as cnbc will not work. They will completely knock my computer off of the internet to the point that I have to reset my router to restore my connection.

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Its because of vista service pack 1 i upgraded and then all my live streams stopped working. i downgraded and everything worked again the best advice i can say is to get VLC and use that to play all your live streams and stuff. its a great media player in general http://www.videolan.org/vlc/

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Check your video and sound drivers.

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