Having problems with your Dell Dimension 4600 PC Desktop ?

I have movies on dvd, i have a dvd rom in my pc,i go to my computer and click on the dvd to play and it doesnt play, windows media player comes on like its loading but nothinh happens


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What operating system do you have? If you have Vista, you may be missing the codec you need.\015\012\015\012I'd recommend getting Intervideo WinDVD or something similar for watching DVDs. You'll have much more control and a better viewing experience than using Microsoft's crappy player.
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