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Cannot view files/attachments ending with .wmv

I have a dell dimension e510 computer. when someone sends me a file/attachment that ends in .wmv, i can't view it. i have tried to download various files and still nothing. help, please.

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  • piperwings Jan 21, 2008

    thanks - just tried it (as i have done several times) - it comes back saying "unsupported operating system" - what's up with that?

  • piperwings Jan 21, 2008

    spent over 2 hours on this thing. 1st it said to delete framework hotfix - in programs - i did. then i tried installing media 11 - same error message "unsupported" - then i tried doing an "update rollup 2 for window xp media center" - still "unsupported". i give up - i think dell, just didn't install whatever stuff is needed. i went to media - can still watch tv, record, etc. - that's fine. still can't view .wmv.

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Thats windows meadia player video ok so go to micro soft dl latest wma player 11 ok

Posted on Jan 21, 2008

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    nick helpap Jan 21, 2008

    can u dl save to hard drive 1st then see whats up with it is it a mac file in wmv dl latest java adobbe flash shock also

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