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Series 7 can read .mp4 from USB, but not from PC

by scottsabo / November 20, 2012 8:54 AM PST

Anyone have any idea why my TV can read the exact same .mp4 from a USB stick, but it cannot read it from my PC?

Other files work fine.

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(NT) Oops.. not series 7, just a Smart TV
by scottsabo / November 20, 2012 8:54 AM PST
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DLNA? If so, you just figured it out why it didn't work.
by R. Proffitt Forum moderator / November 20, 2012 8:57 AM PST

What works on USB does not mean it works on DLNA.

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I'm only chaning the source
by scottsabo / November 21, 2012 11:02 AM PST

I'm only changing the input source from the USB to a PC hard disk. The file is still the same, but the device is different. Should that matter?

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You proved it does.
by R. Proffitt Forum moderator / November 21, 2012 12:11 PM PST

Sorry but this issue is a subject that has come up before. If you recall (you may not know?) the patent battles you find that play directly is one thing, and over a network is another. There's a lot to this area and folk continue to ask. I hope you call it in but thought you may want to know it's an issue/problem.
Bob

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