Archived from groups: microsoft.public.windowsxp.video (More info?
> Your dvd decoder is bad. I had a NERO decoder and it wasn't XP compatible.
> Click START - RUN and type in
> DVDUPGRD /Detect
> to find out which decoder you have... then go get a powerDVD disk and
> install it. Then you'll have a clvsd.as decoder. DVD players come with disks
> that have decoders on them. Search Microsoft's website to find compatible
> decoders or just reinstall your dvd playing software.
> -Good luck.
> "mattp" wrote:
> > It says to adjust pixels and colours and stuff, but that doesn't work either.
> > the drive makes a loud whirring noise when it tries to start up.