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I'm trying to get a TV with a Sony DVP-S560D CD/DVD Player going. They would like play some videos from the internet on it.

Will the Sony DVP-S560D play MP4 files, AVI files, video CDs or do these videos need to be transformed into a traditional DVD? The DVD player was probably built around the year 2005

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No, I’m afraid it does not support any audio or video files natively. Aside from (MPEG-2) DVD videos, it only supports VCD (MPEG-1) and SVCD (MPEG-2), so you will need to convert your video files to one of those.

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Synetech, your answer was very helpful, thank you. I opened up a new and related question at (superuser.com/questions/388076/…) –  user787832 Feb 9 '12 at 18:43

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