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post #4051 of 4055 Old 09-12-2014, 02:37 PM
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Hi all, my first time on these forums - hope I'm posting in the right thread.

I can play all my movie files - mkv, avi etc - just fine off a HDD connected via USB. However when connecting via the network (I use a home WiFi LAN), even though my S590 can see all of the folders and files, every single time I try to play one I get the dreaded "File corrupt or unspported" - even though it's the exact same movie file that played fine off USB.

Any ideas what causes this?
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Hi all, my first time on these forums - hope I'm posting in the right thread.

I can play all my movie files - mkv, avi etc - just fine off a HDD connected via USB. However when connecting via the network (I use a home WiFi LAN), even though my S590 can see all of the folders and files, every single time I try to play one I get the dreaded "File corrupt or unspported" - even though it's the exact same movie file that played fine off USB.

Any ideas what causes this?

Let us know the following:
-container you are using
-audio and video codecs in the files you are trying to play
- DLNA server you are using
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Hi everyone,

I have had a BDP S390 for a couple of years now and I’ve been able to stream all my AVI movies (Xvid video format) from my laptop through our hardline network to the bluray player without a problem (using Windows Media Player). I recently purchased a WD My Cloud and copied the movies over. I believe the WD My Cloud uses the Twonky media server. The S390 detected the NAS right away and lists all the movies, but I get the message “file is corrupt or unsupported” whenever I try to play them. Again, I have not changed the format of the movies, they are identical to the ones on the laptop. One thing I noticed is that when I check the movie list from the laptop on the S390, it shows the movie format as AVI. However, when I do the same from the NAS, it shows the movie format as MPEG. Any ideas how I can get this fixed?

Thanks!
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It was hilarious even if a bit predictable!

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If you are using Homstream, you may have to switch the device type to "generic device". That usually does the trick for me, but Homestream is pretty fickle.
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