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9 views

Software to keep several MP4 videos lined up for instant playback [on hold]

I need to have a handful of video files loaded and ready for almost instantaneous playback. My goal is to use an remote signal to trigger one specific video, but I need to minimize any delay between ...
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1answer
34 views

A software to play videos very fast?

I have security camera recordings whose video files are 1 - 8 hours in duration and I need to be able to view them in a short period of time to review long periods of time. Windows Media Player ...
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0answers
14 views

BSPlayer not detecting secondary audio track

I have BSPlayer version 2.67. With some movies including dual audio (found for .mkv files until now), it only plays the local language audio (spanish in my case) and shows no option to play more ...
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0answers
10 views

No audio with :start-time

Using the :start-time (or --start-time) option with VLC on the command line usually causes no audio to be played. There seem to be "sweet spots" where it does -- e.g. vlc foo.mkv :start-time=601 ...
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0answers
26 views

Playback multiple (three) videos, with different starting point, side by side synchronized?

This question is similar to, but not the same as: How to play multiple videos side-by-side synchronized? Difference is that videos I try to playback has different/offset starting point. The answers ...
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2answers
6k views

youtube video playing without sound when downloaded?

I have been looking for this since a long long time. I have downloaded a few videos from you-tube using IDM(all mp4). When I opened the video in VLC media player,a black screen appeared and started ...
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0answers
39 views

How to select 1 hour video clip from multiple folders using VLC

I have different collection of video training and I would like to select 1 hour or 30 min video, which can have multiple clips, based on the duration, it may not be exactly 30 min. Is it possible to ...
0
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1answer
45 views

Program for bookmarking long videos on my local hard drive? [closed]

I'd like to be able to open a video, watch it a bit, and then store a bookmark, continue watching maybe bookmark it again, close the video, come back a day or two later, and pick up where I left off ...
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2answers
1k views

.mov playing the sound but no video

I'am playing a .mov file from VTC but the thing is each time I run the video on VLC player. the .mov is working there is an audio but video seems to be stuck in one place. how can I fix this?
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1answer
600 views

How to keep VLC player in minimized mode?

I'm using VLC media player which can play almost all kinds of audio and video formats. While listening to audio, I keep VLC in minimized mode and can work on other windows. But when I select to listen ...
0
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1answer
598 views

How to set the video playback rate or perform a seek() using gst-launch?

Is it possible to change the playback rate of a video in gst-launch to make it play faster/slower? Or is there a way to set the video to start playing from a specific position? Take into ...
2
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2answers
1k views

Need windows video player with seek preview feature

I am looking for a windows video player with the seek preview feature, like the one in the Hulu player described as follows: "Seek Preview displays a preview thumbnail when the mouse hovers over a ...
2
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3answers
1k views

Video players that display audio waveforms

Are there any programs that can play video and display the audio track as a waveform? I need one for either OSX, Linux, or Windows.
2
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1answer
5k views

Multiple instances of Media Player Classic in multiple windows

How can I set Media Player Classic so that new instances of the player are opened when a new file is opened. Right now, the newly opened video starts playing in the already opened instance.
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3answers
467 views

Torrent video player?

Could you please suggest if there are any good torrent video players available? I mean torrent clients which download last piece of video file, then sequentially from beginning and do not lock the ...
5
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3answers
5k views

Set default Ubuntu video player as VLC?

Is there a way to globally set the default video player in Ubuntu 10.04 (and soon 10.10) to VLC? (unless you really think there is another, higher performance player, in which case do let me know)
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3answers
3k views

how to enlarge the video size for compressed video file formats

I have movie files of format *.mpg. When I try to play these files with my DVD player, in TV the picture size shows up very small compared to TV size, the picture is aligned in the center with size ...
3
votes
3answers
44 views

Not able to see Videos in Windows Vista

I can run all different formats of videos in all different players but i dont get to see video in any, i can just hear the audio. Is it because of some codec or some missing driver? Also, i can see ...
1
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1answer
894 views

how can i realize a video-wall on 3-9pc with vlc

i have to create a videowall, from 3 to 9 monitor. every monitor as a pc. actually, i stream from a server 9 movies with different istances of VLC, but i could also play on every machine the relative ...
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3answers
13k views

Which is the best video player for HD, BrRip,BdRip,H.264? [closed]

I am looking a video player hopefully one that works with Windows XP and only for HD, BrRip, BdRip, H.264 quality movies. I am using CyberLink but not really happy with that. Tried VLC but the picture ...
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1answer
1k views

How to enable Hardware-assisted decoding in Ubuntu 9.10, specifically for Totem and/or Gnome MPlayer? (Optimization of 720p playback for Intel Atom D510.)

just wanted to ask about Hardware-assisted 720p video playback on an Intel Atom D510 machine, running on Ubuntu 9.10 Karmic Koala. When I use Boxee with Hardware Assisted Decoding activated, I am able ...
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2answers
66 views

A video player that fully loads streaming files?

I have a terrible encoded video. It crashes ffmpeg and is nearly unusable. VLC can play it, it cant transcode it. I manage to find a plugin for virtualdub but theres still an issue with sound. The ...
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1answer
1k views

Real time zooming in video player

Is there any video players out there that can zoom in the video in real time?
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5answers
2k views

How do you convert FLV file format to a format that Picasa recognizes (e.g. AVI, MPEG, WMV)?

I use one of the Firefox plugins for embedded video to download content from Youtube and other sites. The program downloads these videos in FLV format, and I have VLC Media Player to play them, which ...
2
votes
3answers
7k views

How to get a smooth playback for high definition videos?

How to get the maximum number of frames processed in real time despite hardware limitations? In 720p I am getting less than 12 fps in VLC Media Player in a specific hardware, for a MKV encoded video.
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1answer
333 views

How to shuffle pieces of large video files?

For a party we want to show film-fragments using a projector. We have around 50 full-length movie avis and would like to shuffle them in shorter pieces. So every ca. 2-5 minutes another piece should ...
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2answers
642 views

Need Firefox add-on to download embedded asf media

I am looking for an add-on which would me allow to download embedded asf media (without having Windows Media Player installed, or under Linux). NOTE: The plugin DownloadHelper doesn't help ;)
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1answer
258 views

Video playback very white contrast with multiple video players

So here is the deal, all my video players, EXCEPT winamp, are displaying the video with a very white contrast. I have the community combined codec pack installed, I have tried reinstalling the codecs ...
3
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5answers
2k views

Video Player/Library for Ubuntu with ratings and thumbs [closed]

I've just made the switch to Ubuntu on my main PC and I've been looking for a media player that can: Play all the usual video formats Rate (and ideally, tag) each file Display thumbnails for each ...
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7answers
618 views

How to set up or where to find my ideal free Windows 7 media player?

I want the following features in a media player, or a combination of media players (ie: one for music and other for videos): When open, start playing please Configurable global hotkeys (next, ...
2
votes
1answer
53 views

App / protocol to tune into live audio and video based on schedule or subscription

Many of us have embraced the podcasting revolution enabled by rss feeds and podcatchers. Alot of sites now broadcast live streams of what is eventually edited into a podcast. In most cases ...