Very much a nob here ..... I have alot to learn
How do I tell if MPEG-2 codec is installed with windows media player?
I have file that needs this codec to work....the file wont play.. I am guessing I dont have the coded?
Any help greatly appericated
Installing a dvd playback software tool such as PowerDVD or Ulead DVD player usually gives you the correct codec for Mpeg2 movies.
You could also try the K-Lite Mega Codec pack (lots of codecs) here