Problem running Revolution Player.exe and Rev Stack on Vista/Dell
J. Landman Gay
jacque at hyperactivesw.com
Mon Oct 13 15:55:54 CDT 2008
J. Landman Gay wrote:
> Joe Lewis Wilkins wrote:
>> Well, got my completed program out for testing on Vista. It had run
>> fine on my VMWare XP/Mac OSX; but we get the following dialog when
>> dragging the stack onto the Revolution Player:
>> "Windows Media Player cannot play the file. The Player might not
>> support the file type or might not support the codec that was used to
>> compress the file."
> This looks like a message from Windows Media Player, not from
> Revolution. If your system doesn't have QT installed, Rev uses Windows
> Media Player to run multimedia files inside a Revolution player object.
> If WMP doesn't have the correct codec to decode the media, you'll get
> this error.
I just noticed that you don't mention having any media files -- if
that's the case, then what I wrote doesn't apply.
Try right-clicking on your stack and choosing "Open with", then choose
Rev Player. See if that works.
Jacqueline Landman Gay | jacque at hyperactivesw.com
HyperActive Software | http://www.hyperactivesw.com
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