Power dvd not working

my power dvd player will not let me play movies i have on my hard drive . but my windows media player will. i have a sony vaio 2.66mhz p4 i have tried to get it to work.any help will be appreaciated. thanks :confused:

Do you have it set on DVD mode or disk mode. There is an option on the main skin to change the modes.

You need it in Disk mode to read a movie off of your harddisk.