Having problems with your Dell Dimension 4600 PC Desktop ?

Anytime Windows Media Player starts to display a video of any type, the screen will blink black 2 or 3 times and then the screen goes completely black and I have to hold in the power button to restart the computer. I have now idsabled it for all extension types. I need another media player that will be stable in my computer or else I need one of your Techs to fix this computer. I have updated to v-11. I have 2 other computers and there is no problem there. the system is xp pro with sp 3. Com


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This could well be a driver issue. Usually when you see the screen flashing on and off it means the video card is trying to change resolutions to match what's being played.
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\015\012You might try downloading and installing the latest drivers for your graphics card.
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\015\012You can download free media players from the: Web WInamp, RealPlayer, QuickTime for Windows. There is a version of VLC you can install on and run from a USB key (pendrive). To download it go to PortableApps.com
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\015\012Hope it helps.
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