wmv files wont play in vlc or any other player

Asked by frozenflames on 2010-05-31

Mplayer wont open any .wmv files GNOME Mplayer opens .wmv files but few seconds later black screen with voice also cant forward GNOME Mplayer VLC wont open the wmv files instead these errors

No suitable decoder module:
VLC does not support the audio or video format "wmas". Unfortunately there is no way for you to fix this.
No suitable decoder module:
VLC does not support the audio or video format "MSS2". Unfortunately there is no way for you to fix this.

Any help

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frozenflames
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2010-05-31
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2010-05-31
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2010-05-31

Please provide the release of Ubuntu you are using...

Than you

frozenflames (oracleandoracle) said : #2

ubuntu 10.4 lucid

I want to test in my Ubuntu 10.04 do you have some way to share it (if they are not big files ) please send me privately from here.

https://launchpad.net/~marcobra/+contactuser

Thank you

Thank you i get the file vlc give me same error as yours.

But i can play it without any issue with:

smplayer

and with

gnome-mplayer

Hth

frozenflames (oracleandoracle) said : #5

ok i will install smplayer thanx