Does the Player object support AVI and WMV on Windows?

Jim Sims sims at
Wed Jan 9 05:56:56 EST 2008

On Jan 9, 2008, at 11:53 AM, FlexibleLearning at wrote:

> Trying to play different video formats using the Player object on   
> Windows.
> - MPG, MPEG play fine
> - AVI will play sound track only; the  video track is white
> - WMV results in "Could not create movie  reference"
> Is the Player object restricted, or do I need to locate  codecs? I  
> have tried
> setting dontUseQT to TRUE; no effect.

What version of Rev are you using?
WMV with Rev 2.8.1 seems to be broken, but it seems to be fixed in 2.9

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