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Newbie trying to play Standard Def movie file on PC

Discussion in 'HDR-FOX T2 Freeview Recorder' started by MarcelB, Dec 26, 2012.

  1. MarcelB

    MarcelB New Member

    From the documentation I've read on your forums, I think I understand that if I move a **standard definition** movie file from the HDR Fox T2, to a PC, via the onscreen menus and a USB device, I should be able to play it on my PC without the need for any clever trickery, which is great.

    I tried it and found that one small movie gave me four files on my USB, three of which are very small and the computer didn't recognise them. The fourth was a very large file (possibly a .ts file), which the laptop automatically opened using Media Player (I have version 12).

    Unfortunately, only the audio track seems to work.

    Is there an easy to implement as low-tech as possible solution to the problem which will allow the visual to play too?

    Many thanks

    Marcel
     
  2. Brian

    Brian Administrator Staff Member

  3. MarcelB

    MarcelB New Member

    VLC worked! Thank you very much indeed.

    Marcel