Search windows media player to start the program. To play the dvd after installation load the media center insert the dvd in the optical drive select the movies option and choose play dvd third party player options you can watch dvd movies on a laptop without spending any extra money through a third party media player.
Continue and complete with the process and get the disc out.
How to get my dvd to play on my laptop. Dvd drives use the dvd logo. At the main screen choose which type of media you want to play and where to access it. Connect the hdmi cable from your dvd player into the capture card.
In the navigation menu on the left side of windows media player you may see your dvd show up. Launch windows media player with your dvd inserted. If you were previously able to play a cd or dvd and dvd cd rom drives has disappeared from device manager or your device is not reading the disc see your cd or dvd drive is not recognized by windows or other programs.
Place the drive disc into the dvd device and wait for a program prompt showing up to ask the initiation of installing the dvd player. Since your laptop most likely has an hdmi out port only you cannot run an hdmi from the hdmi out port on your dvd player to the hdmi out port on your laptop. Read more how to insert a disc in the cd rom cd rw or dvd drive.
It should now start. The word disc can also appear on the drive. Open windows media player by double clicking the program icon on your desktop or by finding the icon under all programs click the arrow button located by the now playing section of the program in the top left corner of the screen.
Insert your dvd and open kodi. How to play dvd disc with windows media player on your laptop step 1 click start button on the desk of your laptop. This might be labeled hdmi out on your dvd player and hdmi in on the video capture card.
Power on the dvd player and install the dvd drive on the laptop. Cd drives can be labeled as cd compact disc cd rw or cd r rw or some combination of those. Play a cd or dvd insert the disc to be played in the drive.
Click on the drive that contains your dvd disc. For a dvd just click the option for disc and your movie or tv show should. In general there would be a dvd drive disc to trigger the dvd machine from the laptop.
Select it and try to play it. Combination cd dvd drives might use some mishmash of the logos. Step 2 insert a dvd disc to the built in drive on your laptop.
Your laptop may have a label that tells you what kind of drive it contains.