Trouble playing videos with MS DirectShow LC 8

Klaus major-k klaus at
Tue Mar 7 13:34:35 EST 2017

Additional info:
All my MP4s are created with Handbrake with the open source x264 (H.264) codec
and run even fine out of the box on my big LG flatscreen (driven by WebOS)!

> Am 07.03.2017 um 19:24 schrieb Klaus major-k via use-livecode <use-livecode at>:
> Hi Tiemo,
> just made a little test on my "stock" Win10 installation (Parallels on my Mac).
> WindowsMediaPlayer plays any MP4 fine, but nothing appears in the player of Livecode!?
> So this is definitively a LC issue!
> Then I downloaded and installed the latest LAVFilter codec package:
> <>
> Et voila, I can play these MP4, which did not play before, in LC!? 
> Does not make any sense actually!?
>> On 3/7/17 9:47 AM, Tiemo Hollmann TB via use-livecode wrote:
>>> Yes, it plays fine on my development machine by selecting it via a dialog, but not on the other machines.
>>> Tiemo



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