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Oct 9, 2000, 09:45 PM
 
I am using 2.2.1 dvd player w/ os9.0.4. There is only audio playing when I press play, no video at all. I then press command+option+p. Err msg (type 2 err) everytime and sometime the mac just frozen.

Pls help, just rented 2 dvd from BlockBuster.

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Oct 9, 2000, 11:00 PM
 
Go to your System Folder -> Preferences folder. Trash the "Apple DVD Player Prefs" file. Then go to the Apple Menu -> Control Panels -> Extensions Manager. At the top there is a popup menu labeled "Selected Set". Pop it up and choose "Mac OS 9.0.4 All". Then reboot.

Trashing the preference files of suspect applications is a good way to fix many problems. Also, using the Extensions Manager to turn off 3rd party extensions (drivers etc) is another way to track down conflicts. By selecting "Mac OS 9.0.4 All" you have just turned off all 3rd party extensions, leaving just the Apple-supplied stuff.
     
   
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