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  1. Hi My Grandfather asked me if i can put all the dvds that he bought in the past on a usb stick so he doesn't have to go through them all
    to find the movie he wants to watch so i'm using dvdfab and I've put the movies on my desktop and they play fine but when i transfer them to the usb stick mediaplayer won't play them back the files are in mp4 format

    thank you
    Jacob
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    Originally Posted by jacob2014 View Post
    I transfer them to the usb stick mediaplayer won't play them back the files are in mp4 format
    Hi,
    Only mp4?
    follow different boosters usb, spyware / interception, antivirus.
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    Convert to a format that the mediaplayer supports then.

    If you want more help please give more information about the mediaplayer.
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  4. hi
    i was trying to play it via windows media player

    thanks
    Jacob
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  5. 'when i transfer them to the usb stick mediaplayer won't play them back the files are in mp4 format'

    Baldrick means that hardware media player.
    Try converting your files to AVI (Xvid). Most players handle those. Some players require they are under 2 gb file size
    If Windows MediaPlayer is the the one your grandpa uses on a computer try another player such as the portable version
    of http://www.videohelp.com/tools/Media-Player-Classic-Home-Cinema.
    All the necessary codecs are built in and don't have to be installed
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    .Mp4 is just a container. Were you converting to h.264 format? Windows media player may not support that. It's been years since I used that piece of crud.

    Try vlc, or as above convert to xvid.
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