Whenever posting questions on these forums, please give us as much information as possible about your computer. Depending on your issue, we might need the operating system, processor speed, amount of RAM installed, brand name of the computer, (if there is one), and any EXACT error messages you are receiving, and in your case, the type of media player that causes the problem..The more information you give us, the better informed our answer will be.
Have you tried installing the most recent drivers for you audio and video cards?
Have you tried installing the newest codecs for your media player?
Have you checked for spyware and if so, which tools have you used? If you haven't already and IF you're using Windows 2000 or XP, try downloading, installing, updating, then running the free Ewido spyware/trojan detector at the link below:
Ewido Security Suite
Hope this helps.
all of the sudden when i listen to music or watch a movie on my comp its really choppy and ****** sounding
this happened right before i reformatted and then after it was done reformatting it was fine until now, anyone know why it did this?