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Clarion VX401 will not play mp4 or Div X files via USB stick.

Despite in the manual clearly stating that this player will play mp4 and Div X files straight off a USB memory stick... it doesn't. I have checked that the files are not protected by DRM. I have tried using 4 different memory sticks all with different storage capacities. Even tried to burn the same files onto a DVD to see if they would work that way but no result... Just says every time "unsupported file" Very frustrating... Any ideas?

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