Invalid media ( Windows) important

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Invalid media ( Windows) important

Post by ayham » Sat Oct 20, 2018 6:23 pm

This is the second time this topic is asked about.

In the . . of . , the movies or series used to WORK and start without using any VPN ( the one that is provided by . or another VPN provider) even if an alert message was shown that you have to create a VPN.
So I did not use any VPN and I could watch movies then.

Now with this new . , i can NOT watch any movie because . will not allow you unless you create a VPN account and paid for it.

When selecting a movie to watch (ANY movie) , an alert message pop up about activating the popcorn VPN ( nothing unusual until now).
I skip this message and popcorn shows me that the movie is being installed BUT when . is done, the movie does NOT load and an error message on the lower left side says: " Invalid Media''.

I have searched a lot about how to fix this problem but nobody has an answer, I tried to install many VPN programs and it did not work for me, I deleted the old .'s cache file and that did not work too .......

I think that . is obliging to pay for the VPN to watch movies ...... I think it is NOT free anymore.

PLEASE, if anyone can help me to fix this problem, i will appreciate that a lot.
I am missing watching movies on .. :cry: :cry:

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Re: Invalid media ( Windows) important

Post by vashkep » Mon Oct 22, 2018 11:38 am

First, in app Settings you can disable `Alert me before downloading if my vpn is turned off'. This feature is to prevent users from copyright infringement by their ISPs IMHO but as you can see is not mandatory.
Second, you can use any vpn you want or don't use anyone of them - this is personal choice.
I believe even if you will purchase vpn they suggest - no warranty this issue will disappear. Most likely the problem is in the torrents. So you can try to select another torrent in the movie or use any other vpn (choose some different country) and try to watch/download movie.

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