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FF and Rewind greyed out in WMP

Last response: in Windows 7
December 20, 2010 9:19:55 PM


I am having a weird problem with my WMP 12 . The fast forward and the rewind buttons are greyed out and I cant find any google solution as to how I can resolve this issue. Has anybody else faced similar issues? How can it be resolveD?

Please let me know if you need any other info regarding my sys etc. I am running windows 7 ultimate 64 bit. I have a Phenom X4 955 and Gigabyte 880gma ud2h.

Another problem I was facing was with lag issues in MPC but somehow that has been resolved as I switched to WMP. I was running blu ray movies. Any idea why this could have been happening? Since I am able to play the same movie in WMP I dont think it is an issue with the potential of my onboard GPU.

Thanks in advance

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a c 243 $ Windows 7
December 21, 2010 1:25:01 PM

What type of video file are you trying to play? Not all file formats allow for FF and RWD. I know that seems odd, but it is true.

Also, is your Win 7 install fully up to date?
December 21, 2010 4:45:05 PM

I am playing the mt2s files ... and yes my win7 is updated on a daily basis :) 

Also, do you have any thoughts/ideas regarding my 2nd question?