Problem running Revolution Player.exe and Rev Stack on Vista/Dell
Joe Lewis Wilkins
pepetoo at cox.net
Mon Oct 13 16:07:13 CDT 2008
As soon as I get back in touch with the tester, I'll try one or both
of your suggestions. I feel fairly sure that she does not have QT
installed; and, even though I don't currently have any "media" files
in the stack, I did at one point so Rev may have some remnant code
pertaining to that.
On Oct 13, 2008, at 1:55 PM, J. Landman Gay wrote:
> 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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