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    DVD Problems

    Hey Guys,

    Usually pretty good with this sorta thing, but I'm stumped atm.

    Basically, when I go to play a DVD Video, the audio stutters, the picture seems to be going 2-3frames/second too slow. Now I'm not really sure where to start. I doubt its video drivers, as I can game alright, and I've already run diagnosics on the DVD drive - which is capable of reading the disc fast enough.

    So that left me with codecs - I uninstalled the codec pack I had installed, and the problem still remains

    Any ideas?

    Dave

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    Well I think I've fixed it - somehow switching between Video acceleration modes helped

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    Well, maybe not

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    Fixed it - The drive had dropped into PIO mode, so after downloading a script its been reset to UDMA-2 and works flawlessly now

    Dave

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    Dave's Diary of DVD Drive Distress

    Glad you got it sorted anyway

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    Heh, very nice alliteration

    So am I - was able to watch MI3 as a result

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    Urrg, PIO mode brings back bad memories. I once had to put a drive intentionally into that mode to make some disk checking software work. Legacy protocols, code and ports, they just love to make our lives miserable.

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