1. Android Central Question's Avatar
    The vids I make on my Samsung phone play fine on the phone itself but they won't play on my pc. I've transferred them via usb cable, which doesn't work, tried lots of ways; then I tried emailing them to myself as attachments from my phone and opening them on my pc, that didn't work either. I have spent about 2 hours with some fixing thing that I'm not even sure is straight up. Can anyone help?
    07-10-2020 01:03 PM
  2. me just saying's Avatar
    what app making the videos and what video player on the computer are you trying to play them on? finally what format are the videos?
    07-10-2020 01:11 PM
  3. Laura Knotek's Avatar
    What Video player are you using on your] PC? VLC is a good one. https://www.videolan.org/vlc/download-windows.html
    mustang7757 and ManiacJoe like this.
    07-10-2020 01:12 PM
  4. B. Diddy's Avatar
    Welcome to Android Central! Are you recording in HEVC format? That format helps save space, but it might not be playable on all other devices: https://www.sammobile.com/news/galax...0by%20default.

    Please register on this forum, which will allow you to engage in discussion more easily, as well as post images. https://forums.androidcentral.com/as...community.html
    Laura Knotek likes this.
    07-10-2020 10:48 PM
  5. mustang7757's Avatar
    Send it to google drive or photos then on computer log into your Google account so u can access them to play
    Laura Knotek likes this.
    07-11-2020 01:37 AM
  6. anon(10614692)'s Avatar
    Install a decent codec pack on your PC
    Laura Knotek likes this.
    07-11-2020 05:39 AM

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