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This article describes how to install a codec when you cannot play a file by using Windows Media Player in Windows Vista.
Todetect if a codec is missing in Windows Media Player
To install codecs automatically
To install codecs manually
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Article ID: 973857 - Last Review: August 21, 2012 - Revision: 1.0