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post #1 of 2 Old 08-20-2012, 06:00 AM - Thread Starter
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I'm on vacation and using a laptop. I have a portable hard drive with several MKV files I'd like to watch. I downloaded Media Player Classic (MPC) to test it out, since I'd like to modify my home system to use MPC and MadVR. When I try to play an MKV with MPC (no MadVR on this computer, which doesn't have the power for it), MPC stutters so much the program is not watchable. If I use VLC on the other hand, I can watch the program with no problems. Anyone have any idea what the problem could be?

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Use VLC if it works. You're on vacation. Enjoy that and don't worry about it until you get back.

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