Originally Posted by mowgoli
dl a film in xvid format, was wondering how to play it since i have tried divx and media player, real one. i have even dowloaded xvid but there is no player in the file
You have downloaded XviD? I assume you mean you have downloaded the XviD codec. Have you actually tried installing it? Because that's all you should need to do. Once you do that, you should find the DivX Player, Media Player, etc. will work.
If that fails, try reading the stickies in this forum.