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how to play a "wmv" file


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I was sent a file with an extension "wmv" but when I click on it, nothing happens. How to I play it?
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Get the freeware software called Flip4Mac available here:
Windows Media player for Mac - Flip4Mac WMV Overview - Telestream
then you should be able to watch it in quicktime, you could also try VLC player

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I'd also suggest installing the free Perian module -- it doesn't specifically deal with WMV files, but with some of the other non-standard "standards" out there.
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