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You apply a windowless skin such as the Revert skin to Microsoft Windows Media Player 11, to Windows Media Player 10, or to Windows Media Player 9. However, after you apply the skin, certain kinds of video content do not play.
This issue occurs if the video is encoded by using a YUV-based pixel format. In this scenario, Windows Media Player incorrectly processes the video content.
This issue does not occur if the video is encoded by using a RGB-based pixel format.
To work around this issue if you are running Windows Media Player on a Microsoft Windows XP-based computer, either turn off video acceleration or turn off the video mixing renderer. To do this, follow these steps:
Microsoft has confirmed that this is a problem in the Microsoft products that are listed in the "Applies to" section.
For more information about pixel formats, click the following article number to view the article in the Microsoft Knowledge Base:
(http://support.microsoft.com/kb/294880/ )General information about pixel formats
Article ID: 938920 - Last Review: November 26, 2007 - Revision: 1.2