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My linksys wmce54ag wont play videos it will stream tv and everything else is perfect but the message I get is video can not be viewed in media center from a remote desktop. I am noy running through a remote desktop. The extender is hard wired to the network and the videos are all on a pc that connects wirelessly. Other computers on the network view the videos fine.

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Have you check the settings already? check if theres a settings that configures your linksys wmce54ag to play videos.

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You can try downloading and installing VideoLAN Client as your video player. VLC is a free and open source cross-platform multimedia player andframework that plays most multimedia files as well as DVD, Audio CD,VCD, and various streaming protocols. It plays pretty much everything without the need for tracking down codecs.

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Is it possible to use a network drive to store recorded TV on and play back from there


Yes, you could do that.

But, playing them from the network will depend on their format.
For example. avi files they will be streamed by Windows Media player by default.

However, to stream videos in your Local Network, you could use the method described here
http://www.engadget.com/2005/11/29/how-to-stream-almost-anything-using-vlc/

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I just upgraded my PC 300PL IBM computer's RAM from 128 MB, to 256 MB on each slot (3 slotes), When i watch videos from my pc, or videos from online sites, The playback is slow and choppy. I was wondering...


The problem is that the video-player on your computer is "starving" for audio/video, because your download-speed is not fast-enough to "feed" the stream.

So, when a video starts to play, click PAUSE, and wait for the download to proceed for a while; then, click PLAY, to view the already-downloaded stream.

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Streaming audio/video quality can be affected by connection rate and Internet congestion. Many types of interruptions between your computer, your player, your computer's OS, your local network, your ISP and a streaming server can exist and cause trouble....
When you listen to the live audio/video stream, the sound or video skips, cuts out or buffers if the player doesn't have enough network bandwidth, it will buffer. Try increasing your player's buffering setting.Also:
  • Make sure you are choosing the appropriate bandwidth version of a media stream based on your Internet connection.
  • Make sure you are choosing the appropriate bandwidth settings in an Internet media player or streaming audio/video recorder.
  • Make sure NOT to download applications or files while watching/listening to media streams. Your Internet connection is shared between all open applications including your web-browser, your download manager and your streaming player. Closing applications that use your Internet connection simultaneously with your streaming player may reduce buffering.
  • Close other unnecessary applications that may be open on your computer. Reboot your computer. If you have lots of other programs open, they may be using too much processor time and/or RAM for the player to work properly.
  • Make sure your Internet connection is fast enough to reliably listen to streaming audio and/or watch streaming video online. High speed Internet connection is recommended.
  • Make sure your computer is fast enough. If your computer is old, it might be too slow to play an audio/video stream regardless of what else it's doing.
  • Update your media players and streaming audio/video recorders regularly.
Internet congestion can slow down the delivery of the stream, make it difficult for you to connect or cause buffering. Often the interruption is temporary. Please try to connect a few times at different times of the day, if possible. If you repeatedly have problems connecting, please notify your ISP - there are often quick fixes they can make when they learn about your issue.

Try the above steps you will find a solution to your problem....100% it will work.....

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I am having the same problem with my Windows Media Player, and so far no help till version 12 comes out - Seems the last update didn't go so well, and I don't want to reinstall my system.

But, I have found a free workaround - download VLC media player - the cross-platform media player and streaming server -
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It plays the video DVD's beautifully (and about everything else)

I will keep looking - but that is all I can find for now.

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