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My psp won't play movies

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#1
Please could you help. I recieved my psp today and for one it's a 1.51 which has annoyed me and 2. For some reson it won't let me play movies. I've converted them to mp4 and transferred them using psp video 9 but it just says that there are no videos. Please could someone help me. I'm new to this and it's already getting on my t**s.

Many thanks in advance
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#2
Moclcler Suspended account
What kind og movies did you download or did you use dvds?
#3
um...do u even have the right folders that u need for the psp to read....? if not heres a link to where u can transfer movie to ur psp by ur self? http://psp.connect.com/tutorial.html
#4
I did them as mp4 and now they just won't work. I've done everything that it has asked me and yet still nothing. I just don't understand.
Do you think i should start from the beginning again? Can you convert iso's or is it just AVI and all that stuff?

Many thanks

Fatbastad
#5
Moclcler Suspended account
You can do the other stuff just AVI files work best I think. You can either convert the iso file to AVI or mpeg4 if it will let you or you can download the avis through file sharing.
#6
The only problem is that i got the mp4s through filesharing so would that make a difference as they were not made via psp video 9. Thats the only thing i can think of. I just wish i would have got a 1.5 version now. It drives me up the wall that i can't do all the things i want to.
#7
michael_ Suspended due non-functional email address
Can't see why you have a problem with your video files - as long as they're in the right directory on your memory card, it's all gravy, surely? I've downloaded a few mp4 ready files - obviously not converting them through PSP Video 9 - and they seem to be fine.

Check where you're dragging the files to. Tell us, and we'll see what we can do to help :)

Spectacularly n00bish at everything
#8
Right i'll go through it step by step because i'm obviously being a tw** somewhere along the ways. I place my mp4's into the file on my psp called 100MNV01 and that should be that right but when i access my psp it says that no video can be found. I've tried renaming the file and everything but can i get to work. Nooooooooooo!!!
#9
johnodd4 Suspended account
because a lot of psp hackers are submitting bogus mp4s that when you convert them they malfunction and stop functioning

so you may want to buy the movie and convert it yourself
#10
sappy2ya Suspended account
my psp wont play movies but i have the 2.00 firmware and when i put them on tehre months ago it worked but now it says psp cant play this
#11
branle Suspended due non-functional email address
Read the article from the link below
http://www.imtoo.com/pspvideo.html
to see how to get video files played on PSP
#12
I have exactly the same problem. I didn't convert the files myself, I got them from http://psp.connect.com and even though I've put the files in MP_ROOT\100MNV01 it still doesn't work. The instruction manual says that it's either renaming or moving the file with a PC that's doing it... but I didn't do either and it still doesn't work!! Aaargh!
#13
were can i download psp movies


I have all consoles and Hand held consoles from 1988 to 2007.
#14
You can download them from loads of places- just google "free psp movies" and there should be a load of sites.

Woohoo! I found the solution! You need to put the MP_ROOT folder *outside* the PSP folder! I was putting it inside it.... *wipes brow with relief*... Yess! Now I can watch videos :)
#15
MR_Lobo Suspended due non-functional email address
dont download the movies just make the mp4 yourself download PSP VIDEO its frre and will do it for you.
#16
when i access my PSP via my PC there is no file for videos so where the hell do i store them?

Quazibonko
#17
Store them in a folder OUTSIDE the PSP folder called MP_ROOT, in a subfolder called 100MNV01.
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