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I have a WD Media player and a WD 1tb Hard disk they problem I have with them is I copy Movies to the hard disk but they do not show when I use the Media Player Can you suggest how I can view them Ian Cooke

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Please right click on the movie file and choose "Open with" then choose Windows Media Player to play that file. If it does not play, kindly tell me what is the file extension of the movie file that you copied. If the files is successfully copied from your WD external hard disk to your computer, then this might be a case of unsupported file.

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