1.    23 Jun 2016 #1
    Join Date : Sep 2015
    Posts : 112
    Windows 10

    Windows media player will not play some DVDs?

    Windows media player will not play some DVDs. It does nothing when I push the play button.

    How can I fix this?

    Thank you for your help.
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  2.    23 Jun 2016 #2
    Join Date : Aug 2014
    Forever West
    Posts : 3,986
    Win10 Home and Pro, Win10 Insider Preview, Win7 Home, Linux Mint

    Quote Originally Posted by mobile1 View Post
    Windows media player will not play some DVDs. It does nothing when I push the play button.

    How can I fix this?

    Thank you for your help.
    That ability was removed from Win10. There may be an app for playing DVDs in the Store or, as I did, download and install the free VLC player.
    VideoLAN - Official page for VLC media player, the Open Source video framework!
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  3.    26 Jun 2016 #3
    Join Date : Jun 2016
    Posts : 20
    Windows 10

    I too recommend installing VLC, it can play just about anything!
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