No Video Playback In Vlc On New Monitor

I just setup my new 20" widescreen lcd monitor from acer. Awesome picture quality so far and no dead pixels! Hooray!

But when i tried to open several different video files in both qt and vlc, and several differnet formats, there was no video. Just audio and a black screen where the video should have been. These files are good as i just watched some of them on my old dell crt. What's up?

I tried playing wow and some youtube video and they worked. Are there drivers for my monitor? I have a 7600 256 gt. I also tried some video in itunes and they look great! This is on xp. It's like i'm playing a video of just black frames. That's it. It's totally weird. I don't have any wmps. I even tried reinstalling vlc. No luck. Just got even weirder. Tried adding the file i've been testing (mario galaxy video) to itunes and boom! It played just fine.

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