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post #11 of 20
I use XBMC. Reason being, I watch 99% of my videos on my TV anyway.
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post #12 of 20
VLC master race, reporting in
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Straight MPC wink.gif

Although I'm having issues with it nowadays. I notice I lose mouse & keyboard control whenever I allow MPC to play video in Fullscreen over an extended period of time (sometimes I walk away while the video is still playing.)

No mouse or KB control, however I can ctrl+alt+dlt out and regain controls, but as soon as I come back to the desktop the same symptom persists... only thing that solves it is a reboot

I haven't tried a new player, but I may give another a shot just to see if it really is MPC causing my issue xD
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I enjoy WMP for video. You only have to download your generic codec pack to play everything and your off. Also, I like the way it randomly selects a new item in the playlist. I've always had issues with VLC not truly randomizing when shuffle is turned on, particularly when dragging and dropping multiple directories e.g. multiple TV shows.
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Media Player Classic.

Because it plays everything and I find the traffic cone icon of VLC annoying rolleyes.gif
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Quote:
Originally Posted by altsanity View Post

Media Player Classic.

Because it plays everything and I find the traffic cone icon of VLC annoying rolleyes.gif

Well i said early mpc is my favorite but left something out.

I have medaia browser setup. So I actaully use windows media center and open media browsers add on. It opens mpc classic automatically for seemless playing of media.

When the the movie ends it seamlessly goes back into wmc

I use wmc as my cable tuner. So this setup provides all my media inside what feels like a single program.

Media browser lets you select which app will actually open the file if you prefer vlc.
Edited by Wirerat - 3/5/14 at 5:32am
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post #17 of 20
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Quote:
Originally Posted by altsanity View Post

Media Player Classic.

Because it plays everything and I find the traffic cone icon of VLC annoying rolleyes.gif

I have Inception ripped onto my hard drive, and there's no thumbnail for the move. All I see is the traffic cone. I'm sad.

 

I think I'm going to uninstall KMPlayer and just stick with VLC for now. I don't really dig the look of the UI of VLC. But it's functional and I can find settings I want. I've been weeding around it and found some settings for sound sampling quality or something. I set them to max just in case.

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post #18 of 20
VLC for just about anything and everything.


MPC-HC for when I want to fine tune the output.
    
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post #19 of 20
I use WMP+Codec packs. VLC as a backup for anything else I can't play. (PowerDVD for Blu-ray)

This keeps everything under one roof usually. I have thumbnail previews of most files as well. I can still fine tune the codecs if I need some changes.
post #20 of 20
I use Windows media player but I also use media player classic, but i prefer wmp over it because of better gui and you can play almost anything on it when you download mega codec packs.
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