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Sound breaks up while playing DVD's on my HP Media Center system. Tv works fine as well as audio CD's. Could it be a buffer issue? I ran reg scan and fixed the issues that were uncovered by that software.

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Hello and welcome to FixYa!,

1) It sounds like DVDS are not compatible in the Drive- May need to Update your Drive!

2) Go to the HP Website and try updating the Firmware/Driver for the Drive- Thats what i did and now its Perfect!

Hope this works for you -P3NGYJ03

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Upgrade the firmwasre of the system. and check out.

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Welcome to Fixya! You need to go to the Device Manufacturers Website for the Player and Download updated Drivers for this Player.

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Hows the drive, is it old? possibly dirty, try a lens cleaner.
get ffdshow codec
http://www.free-codecs.com/download/FFDshow.htm

first download link. also install VLC
http://www.videolan.org/vlc/

now with these two installed, start vlc and press file, play dvd. see if the sound is better or not.

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Check out the speakes by connecting ear phones to the device.

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