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  1. #1
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    Nov 2001


    I have an Hp 9800 with an 1.1 Ghz anthlon
    it has an pioneer 116dvd 12xmax.
    windvd will plat music cd's, but when I
    put in a movie My machine locks up and I can't do anything,and I have to shut it down at the power source.
    How can I fix this problem?

  2. #2
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    Mar 2000
    If applicable,
    Install any updates required for WinDVD.
    Configure your system so that the DVD drive is jumpered as Master and see if that helps any.

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  3. #3
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    Dec 1998
    Adelaide, South Australia
    Speaking of WinDVD updates, there's a patch at InterVideo's Taiwan FTP site, which isn't available on the US site. Might be worth a shot.

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  4. #4
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    Apr 2000
    London, United Kingdom
    What version of WinDVD have you got, I've never had any problems before. Are the settings ok? Try disabling some of the Hardware features in the Video options.

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  5. #5
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    Jul 2000
    or alternatively try PowerDVD4(supports XP)

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