Error Message: A Device Attached to the System Is Not Functioning

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When you attempt to capture and encode live video from either the ATI RADEON 64-MB DDR or the ATI All In Wonder RADEON card by using the Windows Media Encoder, the following error message occurs when the capture and encoding process is started:
A device attached to the system is not functioning


ATI Software Engineering is aware of the problem and is investigating. Please see the following link for more information:


Please contact ATI technical support and reference INFO-BASE file # 3692 for further assistance with this issue.

The third-party products that are discussed in this article are manufactured by companies that are independent of Microsoft. Microsoft makes no warranty, implied or otherwise, regarding the performance or reliability of these products.

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Article ID: 284153 - Last Review: October 23, 2013 - Revision: 3.1
  • Microsoft Windows Media Encoder 7.0
  • Microsoft Windows Media Encoder 7.1
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