Having problems with your Acer PC Laptops ?

Used once, played movie then next time it was looking for update. Even if your answer is no, it still wont play, just keeps on asking. Can I switch this off?


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About 9 months ago I purchased an Acer Aspire. But until now I never used the blu-ray drive. When I first used it, the disc performed ok. But the very next time that I used it, it refused to play. A notice came up as below.
\015\012“A critical component of the player requires periodic updates. New movies could fail to play if the critical component is not updated promptly. Would you like to update now? [YES] or[ NO]”
\015\012Now, whenever either button is selected, the screen changes as though the disc is going to be played. But then up pops the notice again! This keeps on happening time after time! So I decided to update the program that runs movies etc.
\015\012In Acer Arcade Deluxe version [1.14 .6907] I did a live update. And then I tried a Blu-ray disc. The notice came up and I clicked on YES and Internet Explorer started up and was taken to the Cyberlink .com site. A notice came up with the link to update as needed. After the download I minimised Explorer and found the download ready to install. Eventually I tried the disc and it ran ok, with small skips all the way through the movie. I now probably need to look into the buffering of the disc. But at least it works now.
\015\012I hope this may be of use to others.
\015\012Brian Stallard.
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