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FIX: Undesirable User Experience During Certain Windows Media Services 9 Series Broadcast and On-Demand Scenarios
Article ID: 818127 - View products that this article applies to.
Users may experience excessive rebuffering or stream thinning during playback in either of the following scenarios:
Each scenario has a different cause for the problem.
Live StreamingThis optimization is recommended if the following two conditions are true:
On-Demand StreamingThis optimization is recommended if the following condition is true:
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Date Time Version Size File name -------------------------------------------------------------- 21-Apr-2003 21:04 188.8.131.5274 2,533,888 Wmsserver.dll
Microsoft has confirmed that this is a bug in the Microsoft products that are listed at the beginning of this article.