Why is my movies not playing from hard drive to computer Tags: Movies Computers Hard Drives Windows 7 Last response: October 22, 2012 5:32 PM in Windows 7 Share ghosthansen October 21, 2012 11:33:10 PM Hello, i have an external hd, dumpt all my movies from computer onto it and now they wont play on computer? More about : movies playing hard drive computer inzone a b $ Windows 7 October 21, 2012 11:37:16 PM What type of connection does the external drive have? rgd1101 a b $ Windows 7 October 21, 2012 11:39:09 PM what do you mean they won't play? getting error? won't open? can't find the files? Related resources External Hard drive not playing all movies on dvd player - Forum Why wont movies play on my acer laptop - Forum My computer plays movies off my external hard drive but without picture. - Forum How to download movies on mac to play on wd hard drive - Forum Old Hard Drive to new Computer - Forum Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Get the answer ghosthansen October 21, 2012 11:44:19 PM inzone said:What type of connection does the external drive have? its a seagate , usb ghosthansen October 21, 2012 11:45:55 PM rgd1101 said:what do you mean they won't play? getting error? won't open? can't find the files? the vid is now blotchy and sound is poor ghosthansen October 21, 2012 11:47:45 PM and some wont open SR-71 Blackbird a c 371 $ Windows 7 October 21, 2012 11:49:45 PM What format are they? rgd1101 a b $ Windows 7 October 22, 2012 12:08:27 AM which make and model of the external drive? which usb type? sound like a slow connection. scout_03 a b $ Windows 7 October 22, 2012 1:38:29 AM could you connect this drive in esata ghosthansen October 22, 2012 3:57:25 PM SR-71 Blackbird said:What format are they? they are avi and vlc ghosthansen October 22, 2012 3:59:00 PM rgd1101 said:which make and model of the external drive? which usb type? sound like a slow connection. its a seagate 500gb inzone a b $ Windows 7 October 22, 2012 4:14:59 PM ghosthansen said:they are avi and vlc This is why , you need to download software to allow these formats to be played correctly on your computer. http://freedownloads.us.com/download/1/vlc/index3.php?p... http://www.divx.com/en/software/divx-plus/oca/avi-playe... jamesmcuk October 22, 2012 5:30:58 PM Did you format or do anything to your PC between the point of you being able to play them and them now being stored on another drive? e.g. Format or reinstall your computer? jamesmcuk October 22, 2012 5:32:48 PM PS VLC is a program and .vlc is a playlist so your filetype will most likely be avi's that are associated with VLC Player Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources SOLVED No sound when playing movies from the dvd player Forum My blu ray external drive quit playing blu ray movies Forum The computer freezes during games and movies . Forum Playing movies from external source to computer ... Forum Why Multiple Hard Drives.... Forum Computer Freezes at Random while playing games - Help Forum GA-890FXA-UD5 BSODs while playing games/ watching movies Forum I have recorded 2 TB of movies on 32Bit xp .will they play on my new Win 7 64 Bi Forum How to download movies to external hard drive Forum Why do ppl insist on playing DX9 games with vista? Forum Why is my movie from a flash drive not playing Forum Why did Bill Gates invent Windows? Forum Computer is suddenly hot when games are running Forum Cannot get programs to open from startup bar in windows Forum My system is converted from ultimate to home basic.how to undo it?? Forum More resources Read discussions in other Windows 7 categories Configuration Customization Drivers Security Laptops !