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Capturing videos from an external device, such as a camcorder.

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Cut video after certain time?

So I have found out how to cut a video at a specific time frame by using the following command ffmpeg -i input.wmv -ss 00:00:30.0 -c copy -t 00:00:10.0 output.wmv ffmpeg -i input.wmv -ss 30 -c copy ...
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Unable to capture HD via WebCam using Cyberlink PowerDirector 11

Hardware I am using: Alienware 17, with USB connected Logitech C920, OS: Windows 10 Preview. Problem I am having with Cyberlink PowerDirector is when I am trying to Capture video, I get 3 choices ...
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EasyCap Capture Card not working with Windows 8 [closed]

I can't really tell you too much about this. I ordered an EasyCap capture card off of EBay, and it for some reason had no s-video, only the red/white/yellow AV cables, which was forunately what I ...
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How to acquire a low latency realtime HD video image?

TL;DR: What setup would enable a Laptop or ARM based mobile system to access high res video images in realtime? For computer vision development, I need to acquire feasable high resolution video ...
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Why does recording a game with Fraps decrease performance?

I've run into some performance problems whilst recording some gameplay videos for Youtube. As I understand, Fraps saves the current frame pixel for pixel in a video file (in a way similar to a RAW ...
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Drawing on touchscreen like iPad with digital pen and recording it as video

I need to record an educational video like udacity or coursera. I want teacher to use digital pen on a touchsreen device like iPad or similar to demonstrate examples. And I need to record the iPad ...
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What is VLC doing when it changes the “video input pin”?

I have a video input card that has s-video, composite, and tuner/antenna in. I am able to view the output from this card in VLC as well as other programs. The only issue I am facing is that when I ...
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Linux Kernel Driver for video capture

I have this EasyCap video capture thing with a USBTV007 chip and I really would like to get it working on my little linux mint 17 laptop so that I can capture video for my RC stuff. But I do not know ...
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Which has better signal: RCA jacks or RF(Coaxial)

When capturing old VHS(or cable) to PC, which jacks to use for the highest quality? RCA(composite) or RF? If the PC card supports it would S-video/component be better? Is there a general signal ...
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VIDIOC_STREAMON failed: Device or resource busy [VLC media player]

I 'm trying to achieve video recording from my UVC webcam, using VLC (Ubuntu 13.04). Both uvc-kernel-module and v4l2-utils are installed. I am able to detect /dev/video0 which is the only video device ...
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Microsoft Expression Encoder 4 Screen Capture in Visual Basic

How can I get Microsoft Expression Encoder 4 in Visual Basic to record the screen in wmv or mp4 video?. I've tried with Microsoft.Expression.Encoder.ScreenCapture.ScreenCaptureJob, but the record in ...
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Video filter to fix comnponent video from capture card?

I have an Aver HD DVR. I am using composite to capture video from the PS3 (since HDMI has HDCP). However, when using component video instead of HDMI, there is a slight blur or color aura around the ...
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How to use notebook as external video capture card

sorry if wrong session, but i've been looking everywhere and i can't find an answer. I have a youtube channel and i want to improve my recording. I use the same computer to play and record. But i ...
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AVerMedia Broadcaster HD not working in Windows Server 2012 R2

I have a machine running Windows Server 2012 R2 Standard equipped with an AVerMedia Broadcaster HD, when using the RECentral program it says the device is occupied and to close the conflicting ...
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How to Screen Capture Multiple Monitors with VLC and DirectShow?

The goal is to do a video for customers by screen capturing (preferred on a Windows 7 system but an answer for Ubuntu Linux would be helpful as well) a video, recording the audio with a microphone, ...
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Processing YouTube video in ffmpeg

I'm using ffmpeg for taking screenshots from video. Is it possible to take screenshots from YouTube video without downloading video to hard drive?
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Good video viewing software [closed]

I am looking for a good, professional quality video viewing package. I have tried Intervideo but it hung my mouse the last time I tried it, and in general it seems to be pretty unstable. Usually I ...
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Using Surface Pro as a recording PC [duplicate]

I want to know if it would be possible to connect my laptop to my tablet with a mini display port to HDMI cable and use the tablet to capture the video stream from the laptop i.e. record the screen. ...
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Inserting Chapters / Cue Points / Bookmarks DURING video capture

I'm interested in using a camcorder to capture several hours of video footage to a computer. The overwhelming majority of the footage will be totally useless, and so I anticipate it being somewhat of ...
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Second 1394 Camera did not recognized in Ubuntu 12.04 Desktop

Here's two 1394 camera with two capture card connected to PCI slots. In MS-Windows, the company application could capture both Digital cameras as well, but in Ubuntu, Only one camera (the camera which ...
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On Windows 7, Creating a virtual monitor to show DVI Input

I would like to know if it is possible to create a virtual Monitor into Windows and make that virtual monitor shows the DVI Signal input into the computer using a DVI input card, which would be sent ...
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How to record this kind of video stream?

I don't know what this kind of streaming is called, its not classic protocols I've encountered. I want to record few shows (debates) on Govt news channel: http://webcast.gov.in. Its a free news ...
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When encoding a video, is there a way to know the resulting file size in advance?

Is there a way to know how large your resulting file size will be before your video is finished encoding? BTW: I am using Microsoft Expression Encoder.
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video conversion, hdmi to vga switch to computer capture

I am trying to figure out the best way to go from a hdmi from a camcorder and a vga from a computer that both go to a switch then the output is vga and i need to go to a composite dvd recorder and i ...
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Simplest video grab from webcam: how to

On Raspbery Pi's Raspbian (based on Debian Wheezy) I'm trying to make a simplest video grab from a Logitech C910 webcam to a video file via ffmpeg/avconv. I say: $ avconv -t 5 -f video4linux2 -s ...
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FFmpeg streaming: problems with device name

I'm trying to stream web camera and microphone in Windows using FFmpeg. First, I get my devices names (to specify -i parameter in streaming command) using a command like this: ffmpeg -list_devices ...
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Fatal error detected in Eclipse when using Xuggle

I was trying to get frames from a video using Xuggle 5.4. The IDE which I use is Eclipse Juno.The last time (which was roughly one months back) when I tried, I got the frames with a gap of 5 seconds, ...
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Stop motion video on Ubuntu

Is there a software to create a stop motion video with a webcam connected to my computer? All software, that is offered in the Ubuntu Store has mentions in the ratings, that it doesen't work well. I ...
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Fixing ffmpeg latency accrued over time

I have ffmpeg/ffserver running in the following setup: 10.1.2.2 captures from video capture cards (16 channels) and streams them to an ffserver as mpeg1video 10.1.1.1/10.1.2.1 (two NICs) hosts the ...
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Watch TV on computer through cable input

I have a DANY USB TV BOX U-1050 (please see attached picture). And, I have a normal TV aerial cable (For a lack of a better term, don't know the jargon) See attached picture. How do I get this ...
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How to make a video capture of both a VM Host and running virtual machines?

I have the following configuration: Windows 8 Hyper-V host; Windows 8 Guest; Windows 7 Guest. What I want to do is a comparison video between Win 7 and Win 8 and how things have changed. For this ...
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Encoding multiple video streams with a single avconv invocation

I played with avconv on Ubuntu and I'm now able to e.g. record the desktop with sound from a soundcard. One thing I wanted to do was recording two video inputs at the same time, for instance the ...
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How to change the “record external input” in Fraps?

I'm using a TV to USB capture thingy called Hauppauge USB-Live2 (http://www.hauppauge.com/site/products/data_usblive2.html) and I'm using Media Player Classic Home Cinema to view my device's output, ...
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Import uncompressed video from MiniDV into Windows?

How can I import video from a MiniDV player in uncompressed format to Windows? Once it's imported, will the file be viewable in both Windows and Mac [using iMovie]? If it matters, I'm using a JVC ...
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Where does the Camera app save videos?

When a video is recorded in Camera, where is it saved to? I can't find them in the Videos or Pictures folders. They're not in the Public folders either. They don't even show up in the Windows Store ...
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How to recover broken MJPEG AVI file after a camera crash

I was recording a video when my KODAK EASYSHARE M531 Digital Camera fell to the ground and turned off. When i turned it on nothing happened to the camera but the video file is somehow broken. ...
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Screen Casting using ffmpeg (too fast)

I can use ffmpeg to make screen casts: ffmpeg -f x11grab -s 1280x800 -i :0.0 -c:v libx264 -framerate 30 -r 30 -crf 18 out.mkv However the output comes out to be too fast paced. It also happens with ...
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How can I find a driver for a DVR capture card with 4 ports?

I have a capture card, and the only things I can read from it are: 10104 on the board and Techwell TW6802 on the main chip. I can't find a working driver anywhere. I can accept any solution. I've ...
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EasyCap video grabber - no colors

I have a Syntek EasyCap STK1160 video capture card and a wireless camera with colors. I've connected the receiver to the PC with the video capture card and I use VLC to view it (directshow). I'm ...
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How to save random flash player videos on disk?

Is there some utility to capture and save Flash player videos on disk? I'm talking about different random websites, not any particular site. I've tried some Chrome extensions but most of them don't ...
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Recording desktop & game in the same video

I am trying to document a video game crash, I have Win7 and I tried using Fraps but I can only record either the desktop, or the game. But not both on the same video. For example, if I start ...
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Rendering composite/SVideo input with GraphEdit (comp./svid. source for crossbar)?

Does anyone know how to form a GraphEdit graph to render composite/SVideo input (especially for a Hauppauge or AIW card)? Google (and Google Images) finds only results focusing on rendering the TV ...
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MythTV: SSD recording - HDD storage

Does anyone know if it's possible to configure MythTV to store on a local SSD while recording, but on a HDD (alt. locally mounted network disk) after the recording has finished? (I'm using MythTV ...
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Capture Flash video from a website

I am looking for a software which I can copy Flash video from a particular website. I tried several capture apps but none can retrieve the .swf file from this particular website: ...
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“Error - No Network Interface available” when running TubeMaster++

Each time I start TubeMaster++ 2.6, I receive this error: No Network Interface available ! TubeMaster++ cannot find any suitable network interface to capture data ! Please make sure you are ...
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How do I connect a VGA input to my PC so that it shows up as a video device?

This is the Windows/PC counter part of this question. I want to clarify that I am not talking about connecting a VGA monitor to a computer. I'm referring to plugging in a VGA output in to my computer. ...
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How to convert HD movie from DV tapes from camera

I had one party and the camera man just recorded all the videos on mini DV tapes. Now he promised me that he will give me HD 16:9 1080p DVD for videos But i am confused how he will convert tapes to ...
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Automate VHS capture in VLC (or anywhere)

I am currently undergoing a project converting all my parents old home movies on VHS to DVD (and also putting them on a harddrive), we have hundreds of these things and they are all around 2 hours ...
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Should I import using iMovie or FCP X?

Am using an old dv with Hi8 tapes camera. Just trying to get all the tapes digitised before the damn things decay, and so I could actually watch old family footage. Should I import everything using ...
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Opensource Software For Security Video Recording

Is there some opensource software I can use for recording video from a security camera?