Windows 10: playing a DVD on my laptop

Discus and support playing a DVD on my laptop in Windows 10 Drivers and Hardware to solve the problem; How do I get a DVD to play on my lap top? Do I need to download an app? Is all I need installed with Microsoft office software? Can you help me please?... Discussion in 'Windows 10 Drivers and Hardware' started by JamesPotts4, Mar 15, 2019.

  1. playing a DVD on my laptop


    How do I get a DVD to play on my lap top? Do I need to download an app? Is all I need installed with Microsoft office software? Can you help me please?

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    JamesPotts4, Mar 15, 2019
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  2. Ruz San Win User

    Laptop will not play dvd.

    Hi Elisha,

    Please provide more information so we can further understand what the problem is.

    • Did this happen after an update?
    • Does it crash and give you any error messages when you play the DVD?
    • What software is your laptop using to play DVDs?
    • Is this issue happening for all video formats you try to play?
    We suggest that you roll back or update your video driver to fix the problem with the video.

    You can also read about troubleshooting DVD playback on this
    page.


    Keep us posted.
     
    Ruz San, Mar 15, 2019
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  3. Playing dvds

    Hi Dan,

    To assist you better, kindly provide us more details by answering the following questions:

    • Is it happening on all the DVDs that you are trying to play on the Media Player?
    • Have you tried playing the DVDs on other computers? If so, are you getting the same error?
    • When did you start encountering the issue?
    • What specific troubleshooting steps have you tried so far?
    Meanwhile, to help resolve your concern, we suggest that you run the Windows Media Player troubleshooter. To do this. follow the steps below:

    • On the Start menu, type Troubleshooting and hit
      Enter.
    • On the left pane, choose View all.
    • Run the Windows Media Player DVD, Windows Media Player Library, and
      Windows Media Player Settings.



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    Should you need further assistance, feel free to get back to us.
     
    Monica Cam, Mar 15, 2019
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  4. playing a DVD on my laptop

    Portable DVD player will not play DVDs onWindows 10 Laptop

    Hi,

    Thank you for posting your query on Microsoft Community.

    Please reply:

    1. What happens when you try to play the DVD?

    2. Did you receive any error message? If yes, kindly reply with the error message and error code.

    I would suggest you run the built-in troubleshooter and see if it helps:

    Please follow the steps below:

    • Type “Troubleshooting” on the Windows Search bar and hit enter.
    • On the left side of the Troubleshooting window, click on “View all
    • Click on Windows Media Player DVD. Please provide a password if asked for it and click
      ok.
    • Follow the on-screen instructions.
    Awaiting your response.

    Regards
     
    Jesinta Rozario, Mar 15, 2019
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