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How to Play Videos and DVDs on Windows XP


    • 1). Place your DVD in your DVD ROM drive.

    • 2). Select "Open with Windows Media Player" when that option appears in the Autoplay dialog.

    • 3). Click "OK" to open Windows Media Player and begin playing the video in the "Now Playing" tab. If the Autoplay dialog doesn't appear, click "Start" and then "My Computer." Right-click on the DVD disc you see in the window and select "Autoplay."


    • 1). Click "Start" in Windows and select "Windows Media Player" from below "All Programs" in the Start submenu.

    • 2). Select "Library."

    • 3). Double-click on any video you see there to play it. The video begins playing in the "Now Playing" tab.

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