Help with multimedia files needed

Mark Fraser kubuntu at
Sat Oct 27 09:54:45 BST 2007

On Friday 26 October 2007 17:27:06 Ralph De Witt wrote:
> Hi all:
> I am running a up to date Gutsy system. While looking at some multimedia
> files, I noticed that I have some WMF files that are not opening. I would
> like to get these to open and then convert them to a standard format. Can
> anyone tell me what codecs I need to download then what I have to do to
> convert them to a standard format? TIA

If you really mean WMFs and not WMVs then you're using the wrong program to 
open them. WMFs are graphic files like SVG and can't be opened with mplayer 

Looking at the one WMF I've got here, I can't even see a preview now which was 
working with 7.04.

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