Why is my movie from a flash drive not playing Tags: Hard Drives Movies Desktops Flash Drive Storage Last response: November 29, 2012 2:19 AM in Storage Share Abigail_faye November 28, 2012 10:48:26 PM I downloaded the movie onto my desktop from the flash drive and when I try to play it there is no sound and the screen is black but it does show that the movie is playing at the bottom of the window. More about : movie flash drive playing j2j663 a b G Storage November 28, 2012 11:18:02 PM Can you tell us what the movie file type is and what program you are trying to use to play it. My first suggestion would be to download VLC player and use that to try and play the video. m 0 l fzabkar a c 288 G Storage November 29, 2012 2:19:38 AM +1 to j2j663 Most probably the movie requires audio and/or video codecs that are not installed on your machine. VLC will tell you which codecs are used. m 0 l Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources SolvedWhy doesn't my Vizio hdtv recognize my movie files on my flash drive? solution Why is my movies not playing from hard drive to computer Forum Why does my computer restart after 30 minutes of playing a game or watching a movie? solution is it possible to shrink movie files in folder to save space in a flash drive? Forum How do i download a movie from a dvd to a flash drive solution Why black borders on Monitor playing DVD movie solution SolvedCan only play some files on a flash drive solution How do i fit large movie flies onto my flash drive Forum Copy movie to a flash drive Forum CANT GET MOVIE SOUND ON MY CRUZER USB 2 0 FLASH DRIVE Forum why wontthe new hard drive take the info off the flash drive solution SolvedUSB Flash Drives, Hard Drives, Blank Discs Are The Best Wanna Know Why? solution why icant play advertisement in my flash content only on my computer??? solution Why can't I boot to DVD or Flash drive? solution Solvedcan i play moveis from a flash drive on my car sterio solution SolvedIf both ssds and usb flash drives uses NAND flash memory then why the ssds are faster? solution Playing games off an external hard drive or flash drive Forum USB flash needs *insert a disk into drive H* after testing it with h2testw 1.4, why i can't open it? solution Why doesn't my computer does not read my usb flash drive solution Playing a Hi Def movie from my PC hard drive...Please help.. Forum More resources Read discussions in other Storage categories Hard Drives DVD Drives DVD Writers Optical Media Flash Media NAS/RAID SSD Western Digital !