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Continuously sending video data to devices such as other computers, mobile phones or TV sets.

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force youtube to play video in 360p [migrated]

I have a high speed internet connection at home, so YouTube buffers every video in 720p by default. The problem is, once the consumption reaches at 5 GB, internet speed is cut down to 512 kbps. So I ...
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VLC command to output stream to /dev/video1

Looking to latch onto an http stream (specifically, a GoPro wireless stream, which I can view fine in VLC) and instantiate a fake video device, e.g. /dev/video1/ Is this possible with VLC alone? I've ...
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How to make MPC-HC to cache more aggressively

The buffer for streamed video in MPC-HC is too small and can't be expanded in user preferences.
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Live555 Server Stream to VLC

I am starting the live555MediaServer.exe on my computer, (no firewalls), it says use url: rtsp://192.168.1.200/ to refer to a file in VLC i am entering rtsp://192.168.1.200/space.mp4 or ...
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How to stream video from mobile Android to PC internet browser

Is there any way to stream a video from my android phone to my PC internet browser?
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How to play movies stored on my computer streamed to Android

I've got some nice series downloaded and stored in a folder on my computer. Then, I jump into the bath and want to watch them on my Xperia. Both are connected to the same home network via my Belkin ...
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Open serviio stream on pc like on smartTV

I have a pc with Serviio and AllShare server with many videos. Watching them from my smartTV is really easy. I just go to the server, go to the folder, choose one of them, and play it. Having the same ...
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Windows 7 not sharing all shared files

I've been having some trouble sharing video files from my Windows 7 computer to my other devices. I have a few videos I'd like to watch on my TV, and I'm trying to stream them from my computer to ...
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ContentException of Type Network_Error when streaming Amazon Prime Videos

I am not sure whether this is the right place to ask this question or not, please move it to the appropriate forum if the mod deems that it should belong elsewhere. Recently I have problems streaming ...
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Windows Media Player Play to - failed to retrieve media information from media server

So, I'm recently having issues playing any sort of mp4 file to my xbox one. Everytime I try, I just get the message "Failed to retrieve media information from media server". I've tried the common ...
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Can DNS service affect video streaming speed?

I am using a DNS service ( like unlocator.com) in order for me to watch Netflix.com because I am located outside US. Recently, I found that Netflix ( and also Amazon Prime) videos are very slow and ...
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Setting up Screen mirroring on non smart TV

I have a non smart TV with no inbuilt screen mirroring capability , just a simple HDMI port and two android devices HTC one mini and HTC desire 816 both of which do not support MHL. What would be the ...
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Nginx slow downloads even with low disk io

I run a small video streaming website and i've been noticing some problems with videos on my site. I have multiple 1gbit servers and the servers are only going at 1/4 port speed. When I try to load ...
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WMS alternative in win server 2012

WMS is not present in win server 2012, so what alternative we have to support streaming video files. Are there any DLLs available to do this. Where to find info about this, plz give me some ...
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How can i download Harvard videos?

When I track videos from Harvard,I noticed that it has rtmp protocol at the first of the video link. I have tried many programs to download Harvard videos but none worked then I noticed a program ...
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How to stream MPEG video using RTP using VLC command line

I'm attempting to convert the following vlc command line which is streaming an MPEG video over UDP ( no RTP ): cvlc -vvv /vlc/attract.mpg :norm=ntsc :v4l2-width=320 :v4l2-height=240 ...
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FFMPEG to stream to rtmp

I am streaming a file from hard disk to rtmp server. What i need is to stream a file from the client PC. i.e., I am hosting ffmpeg on the server and my web application streams the file from the client ...
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Is there any way I can control the output of my webcam?

I actually got this idea when I was using Google Hangouts; I was wondering if there was any way I could "hack" my webcam to make Hangouts display video that wasnt actually being supplied as input. ...
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How to watch video streaming from home PC with full control, like on a local player?

I'd like to watch (and listen to) all my media on home PC, from a netbook elsewhere. And I'd like it to appear as seamless as possible, as if I were playing media locally, but actually streaming from ...
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FFmpeg trick mode (fast forward and rewind) during encode possible?

I'm trying to watch a live stream on my Roku (though this should apply to other devices) though my Roku only supports mkv and mp4 which I don't believe is the issue. if I pipe in the live stream and ...
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Windows PC users watch videos over LAN without Copy possibility

Is there any idea to make videos playable on Windows PCs over LAN, so the users can not copy the played files. Thank you.
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Re-stream (forward) UDP-Live-Video-Stream (using winsock) reduce video quality?

So, I used ffmpeg to stream the live webcam using UDP protocol to port 1111 : ffmpeg -f dshow -i video="Lenovo EasyCamera" -f mpegts udp://localhost:1111 When I played it directly by ffplay from ...
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Putting a lower bitrate of my video stream in my current mp4 container

What I have is an MP4 movie with a video stream and an audio stream. What I want in the output is an MP4 file containing: the same video stream the same audio stream the same video stream with a ...
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Removing Netflix From WMC8 And Adding Online Libraries?

I just installed Media Center on my 8.1 Pro laptop earlier and I am trying to figure a few things out. I looked for a good online guide to MC but I couldn't find one... First question, how do I get ...
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How do I relay an audio/video stream?

I want to be able to upload an audio/video stream to a server in the building, and then any computer in the building can connect & view the stream. How can I achieve this? EDIT: Okay. So the ...
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How to set up office webcam with no computer?

I'd like to set up an office webcam so people in remote offices can see what's going on in our main office. Ideally we'd just get some webcam that works without needing to plug into another computer, ...
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GStreamer Element Dependencies: How to connect playbin to hlssink?

I'm new to GStreamer and I've been trying to build some simple pipelines using gst-launch-1.0. I'm having difficulty figuring out what elements need to go together. For example, I want to stream a ...
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HDMI “Video Over IP” hardware

I am interested in using my wireless home network to live-stream video sources such as DVDs, my Raspberry Pi or anything else that is connected to my home receiver. I would like to then send this ...
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Share video stream across users

I have access to a machine with static IP. Is it possible to create a web page from which I can stream a video such that all viewers of the webpage are watching the same instance of the video? - That ...
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HTML5 Web streaming from different Audio & Video sources

I have what is probably a simple situation for you, but I’d like to know what the best solution is before I waste lots of money trialing spam-filled software available online. I run a small dance ...
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ffmpeg with a streaming input change channels order and indices on different execution

We're using ffmpeg to take a mpts stream by 3rd party and encode it to a webm file. Now Every time I've call the ffmpeg command I get different map of channels for it. For example: Input #0, mpegts, ...
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can not find -lwebsock

I am installing janus gateway to implement webrtc in ubuntu 14.04. I have installed all the dependencies according to the documentation, when I run the script using sh install.sh I get the following ...
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Streaming Video Often Not Playing On Windows 8

I'm having an issue that started happening a few days ago. On my MSI GE70 2OE laptop, streaming video has been giving me some issues. It's been mostly hit/miss with whether Netflix or Youtube will ...
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Streaming screen over LAN with VLC using RTP

I am trying to stream the screen (video and audio) from a Windows PC to a Linux one (Raspberry Pi), using VLC. I have tried emitting the screen through RTP (I want to do unicast), and then in the ...
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How to get URL of a file in an HTTP GET request?

There's a web server that I access regularly by making an HTTP GET request like so: http://www.example.com/index.php?file=12&hd=0 It returns an OK response with a content type of video/x-flv and ...
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Open pwd protected http stream in vlc from Linux CLI

Can anyone please advise me on how to open a pwd protected http stream from CLI in vlc? I checked out the --help and man pages, but they seem to offer only syntax for opening ftp, rmt and smb pwd ...
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Run multipule CRTMPSERVER in same server

i am using crtmpserver for my streaming . My server configuration is ubuntu 12.04 on digital ocean. Now i want to create multiple crtmpserver on my single droplets. i was done this with port ...
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Why do video streaming services buffer when I plug in my headphones?

I've noticed while using Netflix, Xbox Video, and Amazon, when I plug in my headphones the video will buffer as if the audio output change affects the streaming services. Can anyone explain why this ...
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Capture RTSP stream from IP Camera and store

I've got a few IP Cameras which output an RTSP (h264 mpeg4) stream. Hitting the URL locally via VLC: rtsp://192.168.0.21:554/mpeg4 I can stream the camera and dump to disk (on my desktop). I'd like ...
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ffserver-2.2 - streaming an ASF video as OGG output with ffserver on Debian 7.5

I'm trying to stream an IP webcam ASF live stream to a ffserver to output an OGG format. The server starts successfully but the ffserver commands used to feed the ffserver fails with a segment fault. ...
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Minimal requirements for Live Broadcasting? [closed]

I would like to broadcast an event to the public (through a web service like LiveStream or similar). I was thinking about using Open Broadcast Software to switch among sources. In your opinion can ...
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Follow-Up From: How can I download stream videos with rtmp protocol? From Harvard Extension, more specifically

I am so delighted to find How can I download stream videos with rtmp protocol? From Harvard Extension, more specifically. I wish to do the exact same thing, and have been trying many alternatives to ...
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How can I put NASA's live stream as background for Windows 7? [duplicate]

Title says it all, this is the link to the stream. I was wondering too if you guys have any idea how could I use it for two monitors. Thank you very much! :)
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Streaming videos from home Ubuntu server

I have an Ubuntu Server machine, where I store media files (films predominately). How can I stream those files to watch on my mobile device? I'd ideally like a really lightweight solution as I ...
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How to download these lecture videos?

I want to download these lecture videos by Miles Reid. I have tried using DownThemAll! firefox extension, but it only saves a .asx file. When I tried to open the .asx file using gedit to get the link, ...
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ffmpeg - RTMP to RTMP video track copy throwing error

I need to fecth a RTMP H.264/MP3 stream and push it to RTMP H264/AAC stream. I would like to leave the video track untouched as I have several streams to process and would like CPU usage to remain as ...
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How to view text file in Firefox window without downloading it?

I want to see the content of a .m3u8 file without downloading it. I remember reading this trick somewhere, but I can't remember exactly where. What I do remember, is that it involves adding special ...
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YouTube. Why “In reply to” opens in new window?

YouTube. Why "In reply to" opens in new window? Is any way to see "In reply to" at the same window?
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Why can't I connect to PLEX sever via my roku but I can via my tablet?

On my home LAN I can connect/play media stored on my PC via my tablets but am unable to even connect to it via my roku box? I manually enter the IP address of my machine in the browser of my tablet ...
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Windows 7 PC going to sleep while streaming video in web browser

This odd behavior just started happening on my Windows 7-based HTPC in the last couple of weeks. Whenever I'm watching video in my web browser (both Firefox and Chrome), the sleep setting of the PC ...