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Ok everyone im not sure if anyone else has had this problem at all but i thought i would share with you all just in case... Vista was randomly giving me an error saying that rundll32 had stopped working and needed to close and sometimes it was really annoying so i got sick of it. I looked around for ages and noone had a solution, so i kept trying to replicate the error and i found that basically the only time it happened was when i was browsing a folder with movies in it... Codecs and all kinds of wierd shots like that did nothing but in the end i figured that you need to disable show thumbnails instead of icons... It seems to me that Vista may have a problem when getting the thumbnail for videos that are in DivX or even DVD format, so if anyone else gets this problem then try that and you may find it fixes it...
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Thanks for the heads up
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Google "Vista Codec Pack" and install it. Works well and allows you to play almost every downloadable movie including Real Media!
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Ive done that mate -was one of the first things i did and it still was doing it...
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Originally Posted by kilmar View Post
Google "Vista Codec Pack" and install it. Works well and allows you to play almost every downloadable movie including Real Media!
Read the OP. The problem is with thumbnails - not playing movies
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