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Windows media player codecs

\015 I have Windows Vista on my acer laptop. I can't play any videos because I don't have the codecs installed. Is there a sight that I can download this from that's free?\015

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Download video LAN player form http://www.videolan.org/ its good and its free. Also get the klitecodecpack (get the full 1 not basic or standard) http://www.free-codecs.com/download/K_lite_codec_pack.htm
\015\012Hope this helps
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