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Can i play blu-ray on windows vista media center?

I was wondering if i could play blu-ray in windows vista media center. I know i can play it with the supplied software and i got sonys $200 blu-ray drive. but i wanted to use vistas. Im using a barebones shuttle pc with vista home prem, core quad, radion 2600hd with hdmi and i know every complies with hdcp.

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In reply to: Can i play blu-ray on windows vista media center?

If you've done your research you'll find "It's up to these developers to determine whether the environment they have set up will meet the environment criteria the "content owners" impose on manufacturers. So that probably no next-gen playback for Vista out of the box. ? Jason Chen"

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Ohhkayy, that puts more closure on that, i didnt think you could. Ive read alot from mags awhile back (when hd-dvd was still selling) that you couldnt, but was kinda hoping that its changed since then..

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You could change out the drive and I see that the cost of BLU RAY drives has dropped significantly over the past couple of months. It is like being between a rock and a hardplace, HD, then BLU RAY, what to do. Geez, look at the price of BLU RAY disks!

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