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dvd-issues-presario v5000z

by vredeling / August 19, 2006 12:52 PM PDT

I have a compaq presario v 5000z ,turion 2.2 GHZ ml-40 1 GB ram pc2700, dvd-rw, windows xp sp2,and the only bad thing about it is in playing dvd's...not smooth not right ,the voice is kinda skipping .
some information will be helpfull
thank you.

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The disc.
by udayan71 / August 20, 2006 1:50 AM PDT

Is the DVD that you are using dirty or scratched? This happened to me playing a movie a month or so ago and it just turned out to be that the disc was at fault.

If it's not that, it could possibly be something wrong with the hardware.

Udayan.

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dvd-presario v5000z
by vredeling / August 20, 2006 6:18 AM PDT
In reply to: The disc.

ah forgot to mention: it does it to any dvd's.
even a personal burned dvd it works the same way a brand new dvd does(acctualy doesn't work).
but something is weird because I remember that it works fine few months ago.
thank you for the reply.

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dvd-issue presario v5000z-fixed
by vredeling / August 20, 2006 7:00 AM PDT
In reply to: dvd-presario v5000z

ok ...
I've did my homework and I've fixed it.
So the wmplayer seems to be the issue.
wmplayer/tools/properties/advanced and there disable some like batterie power saving mode...
then go to mycomputer/properties/device manager/ide ata/atapi/secondary ide channel-uninstall.
restart and wait untill the dvd drive is reinstall to its original settiings.ah , make sure that you'll check secondary ide/properties/advanced settings DMA if available is set on .
and that's it .

hope this it will be usefull for someone else who's dvd's are playing choppy.
have a good day.

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