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I download a wmv video with firefox and I can read it with gnome mplayer without any problem. But if I try to read it with chromium it says to me that I have a missing plugins. How can I fix this ?

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I think it's because Chromium browser do not support this kind of proprietary (wmv is a Microsoft type of data that can be used for audio and video) plugins as Google Chrome do. – Zignd Dec 11 '12 at 21:59
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As stated by Zignd, it's because this is a proprietary file type. I suggest simply converting the file by using

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