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how can I see the movies via my old laptop, please ?

I have an old laptop, and I want to see movies with that, but the problem is, always in the middle of movies it's stuck and play,like the youtube movies, when your connection speed is low, maybe it's ...
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How do I change subtitles encoding in Popcorn-time?

Whenever I select Hebrew subtitles on Popcorn-time, it shows up as a bunch of strange characters. I had the same problem at VLC, then I changed the encoding to Windows-1255 and everything was ok. ...
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How to add “chapters” or “bookmarks” to movies?

Is there an easy way to add chapters to existing movie files? Note: Actually, I’m not 100% sure if they’re called “chapters” in video files, but it’s the same concept as DVDs. I assume this differs ...
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Playing movie embedded in pdf-file in Adobe Reader

Using LaTeX, I've created a pdf file, with an included movie (.avi). I've used this strategy a lot, and never had problems in playing the movie (after accepting to play it) inside Adobe Reader (10.1.6)...
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Playing movies from Android OS off SD/memory card

I have been doing some reading about running android OS from the BOOT menu using an SD/memory card in my laptop. For the purposes of watching movies on a long flight, for example, would loading the ...
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Playing 3D mkv on 3D TV

I just bought a brand new LG 42LW4500 TV with enabled 3D think its passive any how i have an option to convert 2D > 3D i also got a full set of normal 3D Glases. Now today i downloaded a 3D movie (...
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Full-SBS 3D movie bitrate when ripping

When ripping movies from iso to full side by side format, 3840x1080 usually (1920x1080 each eye). Shouldn't the bitrate double? I've always wondered that, what do you think?
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Are there really audio-video sync issues when playing Blu-ray movies on a pc?

I would like to buy a Blu-ray player for my next PC; it would be an internal one that I would then use with a software like PowerDVD. My monitor will be a Dell U2415, with a 16:10 aspect ratio and ...
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How does Windows XP determine what application to start when a CD ROM is loaded?

How does Windows XP determine what application to start when a CD ROM movie is loaded? In other words, if you put a CD-ROM movie in the computers CD ROM player then close the door, an application ...
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DVD player not reading DVD RW

Okay so what I did is that I erased everything from my DVD RW and burned some movies on it. After doing that I tried to run DVD in my DVD/DiviX player and it said DVD Error. Now my question is, why? ...
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Simple animation creation software

I am looking to produce a simple animation video (mp4, flv etc). I have a picture which I will edit in MS Paint, and from which I will produce an animation sequence. What software can I use to ...
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Remove top bottom black borders from QuickTime movie

I have the attached QuickTime movie, but it has huge borders. Could you please recommend a program which I can use to get rid of the borders?
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Ripping DVDs which (appear) to contain much more than 8.5GB

Recently I've come across an increasing number of DVDs which appear to contain far more data than physically possible. They appear to contain multiple copies of the main movie VOBs. Note that these ...
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Plex Media Server won't find media files

PMS on Arch won't find my media files. I can't think about anything else to say, but that I'm running PMS 0.9.16.4.1911-1 on Arch 4.4.5-1-ARCH. One of my libraries is set to /srv/plex/movies. The ...
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Does VLC's Anaglyph 3D has focal length issues?

I have a Red-Cyan glass to watch 3D. My glass is ok as I can see 3D pictures perfectly. When I try to use VLC player to watch movie in 3D by VLC's Anaglyph feature, it seems the distance of the side-...
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How to fix blinking subs

Is there any software that can be used to fix blinking subs? Its just okay when I watch it on my computer but when I convert it and then watch it on other devices, the subtitles are gone.