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I tried to open a .wmv file in Thunderbird. I was asked to download files in order to have it accessible. At the end of the installation An error occurred - Location not found. error message displayed with just the OK button available. Now when I press the Play button just the error message displays so I am not sure which packages need to be installed/uninstalled.

I have installed Ubuntu 12.04 (32-bit) with open-jdk-7.

Error was generated when installing:

GStreamer ffmpeg video plugin

It seemed that it took a while to have the process completing all steps of the download / install before the error message displayed.

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I started from scratch and this time the download/install worked just fine. The .wmv file could be opened inside Thunderbird.

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I edited my original question. Regarding the actual answer I just posted what really happened: worked fine in the second attempt. Perhaps some hiccup with my wireless connection during the first download??? – Dcm1405 Jun 1 '12 at 22:28

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