Question about Samsung SM-352F CD-RW/DVD-ROM (Combo) Burner

1 Answer

Decoder missing, can't play dvd

I tried to play a dvd in this drive and it says a compatible dvd decoder is not installed. I have windows xp and windows media player and there was something that said the decoder had to be compatible with windows media 10. The dvd player thing is new to me and would appreciate any help. Thanks

Posted by on

  • Anonymous Jul 21, 2008

    when i player the dvd msg was flashed that can not play DVD. Compatible DVD decoder is not installed on your computer.

  • Anonymous Apr 21, 2009

    compatible DVD decoder not installed

×

1 Answer

  • Level 2:

    An expert who has achieved level 2 by getting 100 points

    MVP:

    An expert that got 5 achievements.

    Scholar:

    An expert who has written 20 answers of more than 400 characters.

    Hot-Shot:

    An expert who has answered 20 questions.

  • Expert
  • 110 Answers

Your DVD drive should have included a dvd playing software, such as WinDVD or PowerDVD. If it didn't, you may need to purchase one of these or install the Elecard DVD Codec for free. This link may work:

http://fileforum.betanews.com/detail/Elecard_MPEG_Player/1016751417/1

Posted on Feb 18, 2008

1 Suggested Answer

6ya6ya
  • 2 Answers

SOURCE: I have freestanding Series 8 dishwasher. Lately during the filling cycle water hammer is occurring. How can this be resolved

Hi,
a 6ya expert can help you resolve that issue over the phone in a minute or two.
best thing about this new service is that you are never placed on hold and get to talk to real repairmen in the US.
the service is completely free and covers almost anything you can think of (from cars to computers, handyman, and even drones).
click here to download the app (for users in the US for now) and get all the help you need.
goodluck!

Posted on Jan 02, 2017

Add Your Answer

Uploading: 0%

my-video-file.mp4

Complete. Click "Add" to insert your video. Add

×

Loading...
Loading...

Related Questions:

1 Answer

I fitted a new DVD Writer on my computer (XP Pro) and when I put a disc in the rom, a Microsoft error message poped up 'Windows Media Player cannot play the DVd because a compatible DVD decoder is not...


That's going to be a software error. Basically just letting you know that it has no idea how to play the file. Might need to upgrade to the latest Media Playerif you're trying to actually play a movie, or just disable autoplay to get rid of the message entirely

Jul 25, 2011 | Samsung SH-S222A DVD-RAM Burner

1 Answer

Hi, I have Windows 7 on my MSi L1350 laptop. Whenever I try to play a DVD on my RockSoul DVD Multi Recorder (RW) on Windows Media Player, I get the following error message: "Windows Media Player...


click start control panel,administrive tools,computer management,device manager scroll to cd/dvd rom drives right click properties then properties again then tick enable cd digital cd audio for this cd rom device or scroll to dvd regions select the no _ for your specific area or

http://majorgeeks.com/Realtek_High_Definition_Audio_for_VistaWin_7_d5513.html

hope this helps

Apr 04, 2011 | Toshiba ROCKSOUL ED100 USB slim external...

1 Answer

My LG DVD RW can not play DVD


Are you sure that your ROM can't play the disc or is it that you don't have a program to play the disc? To my knowledge Windows XP didn't come packaged with a DVD Decoder program; except for XP Media Center. There are some FreeWare programs out there that you can download, or you can pay for the program that decodes DVDs so that you can watch them. If your DVD isn't recognizing any type of DVD that you put into the ROM, then try playing a CD\DVD player cleaning disc in it. If that doesn't work, then you will probably have to get another DVD-ROM.

Jun 06, 2010 | LG GSA-H42N 18x DVD RW DL IDE Drive...

1 Answer

My SONY DVD RW ROM is not reading any DVD


Installing a third-party image editor or viewer applications may sometimes hijack the image file associations. In such circumstances, you could use this utility to repair the file associations (following image file types) to Windows XP defaults.
Click on Download utility and Click on RUN and then once again RUN
Check All the files and then click on Repair Associations
Download Utility

b100f01.jpg
For the CD DVD Issue
Step 1: Unplug any cables that are connected loadTOCNode(3, 'moreinformation'); a. Unplug any cables that are connected to the video outputs of the computer. b. Try to read the disc again. c. If you still experience problems with the disc, go to step 2.
Step 2: Update the DVD driver loadTOCNode(3, 'moreinformation'); a. Contact the manufacturer of the DVD Drive to obtain an updated driver for the DVD drive, and then follow the manufacturer’s instructions to install the driver. b. Try to read the disc again. c. If you still experience problems with the disc, go to step 3.
Step 3: Obtain a hardware-based DVD decoder or software-based DVD decoder loadTOCNode(3, 'moreinformation'); a. Contact the manufacturer of the DVD Drive to obtain a hardware-based DVD decoder or software-based DVD decoder, and then follow the manufacturer’s instructions to install the decoder.

Note Many video adapters help decode DVD discs. However, the video adapter may not fully decode a DVD movie. b. Try to read the disc again. c. If you still experience problems with the disc, make sure that the sound card in the computer is compatible with the DVD drive.

Note Hardware and software decoders usually need a sound card to play back DVD movies. d. Try to read the disc again. e. If you still experience problems with the disc, contact the manufacturer to obtain a new disc. .
Remove Duplicate Drives loadTOCNode(2, 'moreinformation'); Remove any duplicate CD-ROM or DVD drives being loaded by Windows. To do this: 1. Click Start, point to Settings, and then click Control Panel. 2. Double-click System. 3. On the Device Manager tab, click View Devices By Type. 4. Double-click the CDROM or DVD branch to expand it. 5. Note the properties for each device listed in the branch. To do this: a. Click a device, and then click Properties. b. Click each tab in the device properties dialog box, and then record the device information and settings. c. Click OK. 6. Click OK, and then close Control Panel. 7. Restart Windows in Safe mode. To do this, use the appropriate method for your version of Microsoft Windows.

Aug 12, 2008 | Samsung (SHM522CBEWN) CD-RW/DVD-ROM Combo...

1 Answer

DVD Rom drivers


How to detect the availability of a DVD decoder upgrade loadTOCNode(2, 'moreinformation'); If you previously clicked Upgrade Later when the upgrade page appeared in the Help and Support DVD Troubleshooter, a desktop shortcut was created. To upgrade your DVD decoder program, double-click the desktop shortcut. If no desktop shortcut exists, follow these steps to determine whether there is an upgrade available for your DVD decoder:
  1. Click Start, click Run, type dvdupgrd /detect, and then press ENTER.
After you run the dvdupgrd /detect command, any detected DVD decoders are listed with either a "yes" or "no" to indicate that there is or is not an upgrade available from the manufacturer for both Microsoft Windows 98/95 and Microsoft Windows 2000 versions of the software. uparrow.gifBack to the top How to upgrade your DVD decoder loadTOCNode(2, 'moreinformation'); If an upgrade is available for your DVD decoder program:
  1. Click Start, click Run, type dvdupgrd /upgrade, and then press ENTER.
After you run the dvdupgrd /upgrade command, you will be directed to the manufacturer's Web site where the upgrade is located. Follow the instructions on the Web site to obtain and install the upgrade for your DVD decoder program. uparrow.gifBack to the top No upgrade is available or no DVD decoder is present loadTOCNode(2, 'moreinformation'); If an upgrade does not exist or if there is no DVD decoder present, obtain and install a decoder that is compatible with Windows XP. For more information about decoder providers, please view any of the following third-party Web sites: ATI Technologies loadTOCNode(3, 'moreinformation'); http://ati.amd.com (http://ati.amd.com) CyberLink (PowerDVD) loadTOCNode(3, 'moreinformation'); http://www.cyberlink.com (http://www.cyberlink.com) InterVideo (WinDVD) loadTOCNode(3, 'moreinformation'); http://apps.corel.com/lp/ivi/index.html (http://apps.corel.com/lp/ivi/index.html) MediaMatics (DVMatics) loadTOCNode(3, 'moreinformation'); http://www.national.com (http://www.national.com) MGI Software (SoftDVD) loadTOCNode(3, 'moreinformation'); http://www.roxio.com/en/products/index.jhtml (http://www.roxio.com/en/products/index.jhtml) Ravisent (CineMaster) loadTOCNode(3, 'moreinformation'); http://www.sonic.com (http://www.sonic.com/) For more information about DVD playback support in Windows Media Player for Windows XP, and also links to third-party DVD Decoder Packs, please visit the following Web site: http://www.microsoft.com/windows/windowsmedia/player/plugins.aspx

Aug 08, 2008 | Dell (1G055) CD-RW/DVD-ROM (Combo) Burner

1 Answer

Cd drive showing instead cd-rw/dvd drive


Step 1: Unplug any cables that are connected loadTOCNode(3, 'moreinformation'); a. Unplug any cables that are connected to the video outputs of the computer. b. Try to read the disc again. c. If you still experience problems with the disc, go to step 2.
Step 2: Update the DVD driver loadTOCNode(3, 'moreinformation'); a. Contact the manufacturer of the DVD Drive to obtain an updated driver for the DVD drive, and then follow the manufacturer’s instructions to install the driver. b. Try to read the disc again. c. If you still experience problems with the disc, go to step 3.
Step 3: Obtain a hardware-based DVD decoder or software-based DVD decoder loadTOCNode(3, 'moreinformation'); a. Contact the manufacturer of the DVD Drive to obtain a hardware-based DVD decoder or software-based DVD decoder, and then follow the manufacturer’s instructions to install the decoder.

Note Many video adapters help decode DVD discs. However, the video adapter may not fully decode a DVD movie. b. Try to read the disc again. c. If you still experience problems with the disc, make sure that the sound card in the computer is compatible with the DVD drive.

Note Hardware and software decoders usually need a sound card to play back DVD movies. d. Try to read the disc again. e. If you still experience problems with the disc, contact the manufacturer to obtain a new disc. .
Remove Duplicate Drives loadTOCNode(2, 'moreinformation'); Remove any duplicate CD-ROM or DVD drives being loaded by Windows. To do this: 1. Click Start, point to Settings, and then click Control Panel. 2. Double-click System. 3. On the Device Manager tab, click View Devices By Type. 4. Double-click the CDROM or DVD branch to expand it. 5. Note the properties for each device listed in the branch. To do this: a. Click a device, and then click Properties. b. Click each tab in the device properties dialog box, and then record the device information and settings. c. Click OK. 6. Click OK, and then close Control Panel. 7. Restart Windows in Safe mode. To do this, use the appropriate method for your version of Microsoft Windows.

Aug 02, 2008 | Samsung (SHM522CBEWN) CD-RW/DVD-ROM Combo...

1 Answer

DvD Player on PC


try and install decoder from updates of windows media player,and search for windows xp decoder ,and update ur windows

Mar 15, 2008 | Computers & Internet

2 Answers

Its actually a hitachi-lg dvd writable/cd rw drive gsa h21n


you need to install either some 3rd party software i.e. powerdvd or go to this page and download the dvd decoder for media player http://www.microsoft.com/windows/windowsmedia/player/plugins.aspx

Sep 25, 2007 | Hitachi LG GSA-4120 DVD+-RW/RAM 12x Burner...

Not finding what you are looking for?
Samsung SM-352F CD-RW/DVD-ROM (Combo) Burner Logo

401 people viewed this question

Ask a Question

Usually answered in minutes!

Top Samsung Computers & Internet Experts

kakima

Level 3 Expert

98816 Answers

Donald DCruz
Donald DCruz

Level 3 Expert

17129 Answers

phoenix chi
phoenix chi

Level 2 Expert

389 Answers

Are you a Samsung Computer and Internet Expert? Answer questions, earn points and help others

Answer questions

Manuals & User Guides

Loading...