How to play AVI movies on Windows Media Player 9

Most likely, if you get sound but no movie, and "Error downloading codec" on  Windows XP, you need the free XVid CoDec.

See http://www.updatexp.com/xvid-windows-media-player-codec.html

See also http://www.free-codecs.com/download/Codec_Pack_All_in_1.htm  Very useful!

Last updated 2004-10-04