WMP9- full screen?

Discussion in 'Windows Desktop Systems' started by neo111, Jul 22, 2002.

  1. neo111

    neo111 Guest

    I was trying one of my movies out today and wanted to go full screen with windows media player 9, but when it went full screen the whole application window just went full screen while the movie remained small. Is this due to lack of video power on my laptop, or is everyone having this sort of problem?
  2. Huang618

    Huang618 Guest

    my WMP9 is very cracky also

    i think it's just some bugs, my player keeps on crashing when i switch it into the skin mode, does anyone know how to uninstall WMP9 and switch it back to WMP8?
  3. Hipster Doofus

    Hipster Doofus Good grief Charlie Brown

    Melbourne Australia
    Check this thread out. ;)
  4. FoSsiL

    FoSsiL Guest

    re: my WMP9 is very cracky also

    download WMP-8 and install over WMP-9. o..yeah is WMP-9 an offical release or beta??
  5. GoNz0

    GoNz0 NTFS Stoner

    the year 2525
    there was a restore point on mine.
  6. chastity

    chastity Moderator Political User

    Arizona near the Grand Canyon
    WMP 9 is beta software. And as far going full screen with movies sometimes u can make the movie full screen and sometimes u can't.
  7. sickmyduck

    sickmyduck Guest

    how to uninstall wmp9

    go to c:\program files\windows media player\
    delete wmplayer.exe
    boot from your windows xp cd
    do a repair install

    this avoid a format and starting over

    and as far as some media files being able to be full screen and others not, i don't know what kind of &*^$ you're smoking but I have never had a problem viewing ANY video file full screen. Maybe it's just dumb user error

    so go on flame me if you want but I just answered 50 peoples questions because no one was smart enough to think to try a repair install everyone is saying use system restore, or download wmp7, or format.

    stupid people.....
  8. MikeWilson

    MikeWilson Guest

    The reason the movie stayed small is because you had it set to 100% size probably, you have to right click the movie in action and click video size then FIT TO PLAYER, now try it in full screen, it will probably work. I have wmp9 beta and it works great on everything.