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Is there a way to default all the video to html5 player with flash fallback in chrome?

I just switched from Safari to Chrome Canary on OSX (in order to have a 64bit browser). With Safari (with no flash plugin) videos in some websites (iframes pointing to allmyvid, vk, Vspot and so on) ...
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External monitor automatically dims when fullscreen

There are several posts and related questions here and on Google but all of them seem to only work for the Macbook screen itselfs I have an external monitor for my macbook air. I'm sure Apple have ...
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Suggestions for cutting/clipping videos on Mac OS X (iMovie produces very large files)?

I need to cut out parts of a video (+ the associated audio, of course) to make a short clip. For example, take 2 minutes from one location, 3 minutes from another part of the video, 30 seconds from ...
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361 views

Why does Netflix perform better (more efficiently) in full-screen mode?

I noticed the other day that when watching a movie on Netflix in Chrome on my Retina MacBook Pro, the fans would spin up more quickly when I was just watching the video in a single tab in a regular ...
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87 views

Unable to open a .img file in mac OSx 10.9

I was recently in a car accident on private property and was given a CD-R with what I thought was a video from one of the surveillance cameras. When I insert the disk into my macbook pro running 10.9 ...
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89 views

How can I use Quicktime to record my screen with sound?

I know how to do a screen capture with audio. I already installed Soundflower. I select the output to Soundflower, and I set the setting on my Quicktime. My question is...how can I also listen to ...
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Connecting OS X MacBook Pro to DirecTV DVR

I have a DirecTV DVR which soon will be replaced. The local phone carrier has wired fiber-to-the-door and that DirecTV sat service will soon be history. I have irreplaceable video recordings on the ...
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1answer
476 views

AppleScript + Quicktime: Start and stop a movie recording and export it to disk

Attempting to start a screen recording, wait a few seconds, stop the recording and export saved recording to disk. Versions AppleScript 2.2.4 QuickTime: 10.2 AppleScript set filePath to "" & ...
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1answer
38 views

iMovie - how to shorten several videos at the same time?

I have like 40 videos, the lenght between between 10-12 minutes and I would need all of them shorten to 1 minute. Is there any way to shorten all videos at the same time in OS X (iMovie)? To shorten ...
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49 views

iMovie - how to create video with real size of all photos?

I have a lot of photos from vacations and I wanted to make a video with music from them. I used iMovie, put there photos + music I like and then I ran the video. Everything was working great except ...
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73 views

Low Cost or Free Windows + Mac non-linear editor that supports EDL import? [closed]

I am designing a piece of software to organize/sequence home movies. I'd like to export these sequences to a more traditional non-linear editor for the user to make precision trims between clips ...
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1answer
130 views

Gapless video playback software for mac

Is there any gapless video playback for mac? The idea is creating a playlist of videos and play that playlist in an endless loop but avoiding stopping/skipping/gapping between them. Thank you
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How to embed a video to Powerpoint for Mac/PC compatibility?

I have to include a video file in Microsoft Powerpoint format, and make it compatible for both Mac and PC. I found that wmv works best for PC and mov/mp4 works best for Mac, but none of them works for ...
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1answer
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What is a good, high quality data rate for mp4? [closed]

I am exporting a 720p at 30 fps video from Final Cut Pro 6 using quicktime conversion. It has a field for data rate with no presets. What is a high mp4 quality data rate (in kbps) that isn't grainy?
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How to use my Nikon DSLR with Skype on a Mac

I would like to use my Nikon D7000 on a Mac for Skype video calling. Is there a way to do this? There is a way, if I was using a Canon, but I'm not. And no need to tell me that there are webcams for ...
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1answer
1k views

Macbook Pro suddenly lagging video playback + Flash sites

I have a Macbook Pro, OSx Lion, Intel Core2 Duo, 4GB Ram, NVidia Geforce 8600M GT 128 MB Ram, Intel x25m SSD. Approximately 4 years old. I've been running Flash sites and playing videos without any ...
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1answer
556 views

How do I convert a Keynote presentation recording video into a YouTube-able format?

I've created a presentation using Keynote '08 from Apple's iWork. I recorded an audio voiceover and exported a .mov file. However, since I recorded the audio in multiple takes, Keynote exports the ...
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1answer
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What program can I use to make animated videos with Mac?

I've seen a lot of these cool info-diagram style voice-over videos like this one for Google Plus One: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=OAyUNI3_V2c&feature=player_embedded What types of tools ...
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Can someone suggest a workflow for transcoding videos in iPhoto from Motion-JPEG to something smaller?

I've shot a lot of video with "still" cameras over the years, and a lot of it is encoded with Motion-JPEG, which uses a lot of disk space per minute of video, compared to more efficient codecs such as ...
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3answers
7k views

How to convert m4v/mp4 video files to DVD format (VIDEO_TS folder)

I'm wondering how I can convert iPhone videos into a format that I can use a burner such as LiquidCD to burn a VIDEO_TS folder onto a DVD. Preferably a tool that's simple and free (or at least ...
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1answer
299 views

How can I capture streaming video from broadcast tv website?

Soon a conference will be broadcast on one website. How can I capture live streaming from my web browser? Broadcast site: http://msu1.broadcastnow.ru/ And I am using Mac.
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209 views

General video performance affected on Mac OSX 10.5 (PowerBook G4)

I'm quite new to Mac and I just got a PowerBook G4 for free. I installed OSX 10.5 on it and for the first two weeks, everything was going kinda smooth even if this is similar to a P3. I'm not ...
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1answer
407 views

Job queueing in Toast Titanium 10?

I have a bunch of .MP4 video files I'm burning to DVD-Video using Toast Titanium 10 on my MacBook Pro. Right now, I'm doing them one at a time. Because my computer is several years old, encoding video ...
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1k views

capturing mac os x screen with flash media live encoder

i want to capture and encode whatever is going on on my screen in Mac OS X for windows there is VHCapture which creates virtual device that is later used in FMLE to encode captured video is there a ...
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1answer
376 views

Nvidia Card with 2010 Mac Pro

I am a video editor and would like to take advantage of the new Mercury Playback Engine on Premiere CS5, but it can only use nvidia cards, and I don't want to spend $2000 on a Quadro card. Can I use ...
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1answer
129 views

Stick Video Playback on one Monitor in fullscreen on all Spaces

I have a two monitor setup on my Mac. I want to be able to watch a movie on one screen in full screen while working on the other screen. The catch: I am using spaces and move around them very often. I ...
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Mac OS X - .AVI Video distortion in VLC

When playing .AVI files on VLC (1.1.3 / Mac OS X 10.6.2) I often get intermittent distortion in the video. It breaks up into squares and bits of previous video are mixed with the current video. It's ...
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1answer
590 views

Is the Nvidia GT 120 a step up from the 8800 GT? [closed]

The video card on my Mac Pro (early 2008) died. I had a NVIDIA GeForce 8800 GT 512MB in my machine. Apple has the Nvidia GT 120 for sale on there site. The comments on the previous link seem to ...
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370 views

Why does VLC has interlacing Problems on my mac while Front Row and Quicktime play without?

When playing a DVD with my 27" iMac, there was never an issue with Front Row, I think it upscales quite nice. Today i tried playing the same DVDs with VLC, there are severe interlacing artefact on ...
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3answers
535 views

Mac OS X - video call with iPhone 4 users

Is there any application I can use on a Mac and people can use on their iPhones 4 to do video calls? If beyond Mac OS X apps you can also mention Ubuntu Linux and WIndows apps that can do that too, I ...
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1answer
58 views

Best way to transfer iPod videos to computer?

What is the best way to transfer the videos that I take with my iPod nano to the computer? The iPod storage is slowly filling up, so I'd like to remove the videos from it. It looks like I can just ...
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Are there any Mac OS X apps that convert Flash video (.flv) to h.264?

I’ve got some video from the web in Flash video format (.flv). I want to convert it to h.264. I’ve got Perian installed. QuickTime seems to play the video fine, but when I use any of the options to ...
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2answers
4k views

How do I get non-stretched video on a 1024x720 widescreen TV?

I have a 720p 42-inch plasma TV that I like to hook up to my computer to watch video. The problem is that the computer sees the TV as a 4:3 monitor and sends it a signal with that aspect ratio, so ...
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1answer
282 views

Mac convert .xvid to .vob?

I'm looking to burn a bunch of .xvid files so that they will play in a (very old) dvd player. Ideally, I would like to use as few discs as necessary. I assume that I will need two programs. 1) One ...
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2answers
171 views

Searching for a good video converter for Mac OS X [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Free video converter software for Mac? Please recommend me a good tool for converting videos from avi to mpeg and so on. (Host: OS X)
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Append .mov/.avi files with a mac

Simple question really... I have multiple movies that I have taken from my camera that I would just like to simply append to one another. No processing or anything. I usually use iMovie but for ...
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1answer
61 views

Is there any reason to use a different app other than iMovie to record video via webcam of a long lecture I'll be attending?

Is there any reason to use a different app other than iMovie to record video via webcam of a long lecture I'll be attending? If so, what is that app and why? Just as a note, I don't plan to do any ...
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2k views

VLC shows two windows for one video

I've updated my VLC Player on the Mac and now I have two windows for one video. How can I disable this, so it works the old way?
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1answer
575 views

How to detect the real download link for a embedded quicktime video? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicates: Youtube and Google video downloaders ? How to save QuickTime movie trailer files? ...
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11k views

How can I open VLC multiple times?

In my particular case on a Mac, I would like to dump several parallel Flash video streams. So the question is, how can I run several instances of VLC?
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1answer
48 views

How large of a file can I open on my Mac?

Not technically a programming question. I want to do video editing with my Mac. I have 2GB of RAM. My helmet camera can store up to 16GB of footage. Can I open a 16GB file and edit it with just 2GB ...
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1answer
89 views

A video comes up as blank

I downloaded a video but when I press the play button in Vuze, the window comes out but after a bit of wait the movie does not play (the stop/pause button is grayed at the same time, no play button on ...
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5answers
201 views

Opening an AVI file

I tried to open an AVI file, but this shows up: Additional software is required for QuickTime to playback this media. It may be available from the QuickTime Components page. Make sure ...
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2answers
88 views

trying to play a video file but can't

i'm trying to play a video file but it says: 'there is no default application specified to open the document "vmt-pbboy-xvid.r02"' I was going to download xvid but it's not available for Mac, and i ...
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3answers
432 views

How do I convert a shockwave movie (swf) to another video format like mp4 / mpg?

I have some swf's I want to convert to mov, avi, mp4 whatever for portability, etc. (on the mac)
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184 views

what video technology does mixergy.com use for its interviews?

I know it is Mac-based but I have not been able to find it in my Mac. An example of a video chat taken with "the technology" is available in this link: http://mixergy.com/amy-jo-kim/
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3k views

Playback random section from multiple videos changing every 5 minutes

I'm setting up the A/V for a holiday party this weekend and have an idea that I'm not sure how to implement. I have a bunch of Christmas movies (Christmas Vacation, A Christmas Story, It's a ...
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Mac builtin video camera (iSight) stopped working

The video camera built in to my Mac laptop seems to have stopped working. When I bring up Photo Booth, for example, it just shows a video camera icon crossed out. Similarly for other applications. ...
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3answers
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How to get conclusive evidence about if a MacBook Pro video or logic board is malfunctioning?

I have an early 2008 MacBook Pro, but I'm starting to watch unfortunate symptoms like some random and unexplained flickering. Reading this link I'm almost sure that I need to go to an Apple ...
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5answers
336 views

Mac OS - Video Capturing

What's the good software to capture anything that is going on at my screen to a video file that I can later on upload to let's say YouTube? I'm using Mac OS X 10.6 (Snow Leopard).