Windows Me locks up - AVS Forum
Forum Jump: 
 
Thread Tools
post #1 of 3 Old 06-09-2001, 08:13 AM - Thread Starter
AVS Special Member
 
imws's Avatar
 
Join Date: Sep 2000
Location: New York, NY USA
Posts: 1,399
Mentioned: 0 Post(s)
Tagged: 0 Thread(s)
Quoted: 0 Post(s)
Liked: 12
I had Win98 installed, everything was working, Cineplayer & PowerDVD 3.0 with 5.1 and DTS via an M-Audio Audiophile. I wanted a machine just for HT, so I formated the drive and installed Windows Me, now both Cineplayer and PowerDVD won't play DVD's. The machine locks up and I need to reboot. Insterestingly I can play a DVD file from a regular CDROM, but that is all I can do. Any help would be greatly appreciated. I can boot Windows 2000 Advanced Server on the same machine different hard disk and I can play DVD's albeit with no Digital Audio.

Elsa Gladiac Ultra 64Mb
M-Audio Audiophile 24/96
Toshiba M-1502 DVD Drive
Pentium III 733Mhz chip, 196Mb (133Mhz S-DRAM), VIA chipset

imws is offline  
Sponsored Links
Advertisement
 
post #2 of 3 Old 06-09-2001, 05:16 PM
AVS Special Member
 
xcel's Avatar
 
Join Date: Dec 1999
Location: Wadsworth, IL. USA
Posts: 5,476
Mentioned: 0 Post(s)
Tagged: 0 Thread(s)
Quoted: 0 Post(s)
Liked: 10
Hi Imws:

___Unregister the direct show filters using DVD Genie 3.xx/4.0. PowerDVD does not get along well with the ATI/Cinemaster and or Cinemaster player themselves with the filters being registered/shared.

___Good Luck

___Wayne R. Gerdes
___Hunt Club Farms Landscaping Ltd.
___ xcel@midwest.idsonline.com

------------------
New E-Mail address for the time being ... waynegerdes@earthlink.net
xcel is offline  
post #3 of 3 Old 06-09-2001, 10:14 PM
Member
 
TBMike's Avatar
 
Join Date: Dec 2000
Location: New Port Richey FL
Posts: 98
Mentioned: 0 Post(s)
Tagged: 0 Thread(s)
Quoted: 0 Post(s)
Liked: 10
Check drivers! I had to update my video driver in a non HT PC when going to ME. Took a little while to figure out whats a good driver on Win98 is not so on ME.

TBMike
TBMike is offline  
Closed Thread Home Theater Computers

Thread Tools
Show Printable Version Show Printable Version
Email this Page Email this Page


Forum Jump: 

Posting Rules  
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are Off
Pingbacks are Off
Refbacks are Off