"Mark" <markincambs@xxxxxxxxxxx> wrote in message
> Replaced motherboard, CPU and RAM in a system upgrade. Then Repaired
> the existing XP Home installation. ("Install> Repair" not repair
> All is fine except I now can't play standalone MPEG2 files or DVDs in
> any app (Windows Media Player 10, IntervideoWinDVD or Nero media
> Each application termiantes with the stock "...has encountered a
> problem and needs to close, please tell MS about this problem..."
> Other video files (DivX, DV from carmcorder are all fine for
> Any clues?
Lost your MPEG 2 codec. Reinstall WinDVD