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360 wont play music and pictures from PC any more

Discussion in 'Xbox 360 & Original Xbox Forum' started by tvdavid, Dec 16, 2006.

  1. tvdavid

    tvdavid Active Member

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    HI

    I had the 360 and laptop set up fine.
    I was asked to upgrade Windows Media Player 11 today.
    Now I can not play any music or pictures from my Laptop
    Or use the laptops wi fi to go on to xbox live.
     
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    Br0ken Well-known Member

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    Do you still see your files through the xbox? Might have to redo the share on the directories through windows media player again. Not sure about the wifi issue though.
     
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    NO

    The xbox 360 can see my laptop though.

    It took me ages to set this up before was fine for 2 weeks before today.
     
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    Ive set media player 11 to share files to the 360 still wont work. :thumbsdow
     
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    I had nothing but trouble when using WMP11 so got rid of it and went back to Media Connect 2 and was streaming within minutes.
     
  6. tvdavid

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    I like WMP 11 why can we not keep Media Connect 2? MS make it very hard to set up now.
     
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    check your firewall,

    best thing is to disable it and then see what happens. I had the same problem.
     
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    My firewall is off.
     
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    One thing ive noticed is that you need your videos in My Videos folder and music in My Music folder in My documents.

    cheers
    scottio
     

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