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

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Is it possible to stream Windows desktop apps to a DLNA TV?

Is there any way (hardware or software) to stream the actual Windows desktop to a DLNA TV? I know you can stream certain media files (and this is working fine) but I would need to stream normal ...
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How to get the best YouTube Quality possible [closed]

Before I switched profiles on my computer (new user profile), any YouTube video I played was HD or very close. All of a sudden, after getting a new profile on my computer, all YouTube videos start on ...
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Certain actions in Terminal.app in OS X cause noise in audio/video streaming

If I'm listening to something in Pandora or YouTube, and I'm in Terminal.app in OS X 10.7.5, if I use the up arrow to scroll through bash command history, then that works fine with no noises. But, if ...
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Streaming live video over private wifi to iPhone for the hearing impaired

I am researching a project for a theatre company that would like to offer its visitors a live video of sign language, streamed to their smartphones (ex. iPhone in this case) during a show for the ...
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FFmpeg/avconv - non-blocking live audio input?

I'm using avconv/FFmpeg to parse a video feed and an audio feed into a broadcast stream. Currently, it gets its audio information via UDP with the options -f wav -ac 1 -i udp://localhost:6613, since ...
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Can I expedite VLC stream to make files faster?

I want to split a long 50 minute video file into two 25 minute parts. I finally found out how to stream one video file into another video file via the command line thanks to ...
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Apple HTTP Live Streaming PKCS 7 encrypted stream

M3U8 streams can be encrypted using AES-128 with or without IV, as described here: http://tools.ietf.org/html/draft-pantos-http-live-streaming-07#section-3.3.4. Now I have a stream that is apparently ...
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FFmpeg screencast: capture only one window

I'm using FFmpeg with UScreenCapture under Windows 7 for screencast. Everything works fine, but I want to stream video from only one window - not the whole monitor. I know, there is an opportunity to ...
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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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PC crashes after a few minutes of watching video

I have a Dell ST2320L_HDMI monitor and a ATI Radeon HD 4600 Series. The PC itself is a Dell Inspiron 530S. I'm running Windows 7 Home Premium. The Device Manager says my current driver for the ...
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Unknown encoder libx264

I'm trying to stream mp4 file with ffmpeg: ffmpeg -re -i '/home/alex/test.mp4' \ -vcodec libx264 -ab 128k -ac 2 -ar 44100 \ -r 25 -s 320x240 -vb 660k -f \ flv 'rtmp://192.168.1.24/live/stream0' But ...
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avconv overlay for live video

I want to combine two stream and I want a single stream with both video in a single stream by simultaniously, both stream want to be visible at a time left half first video should be there and right ...
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I can't stream videos anymore

I can't stream videos anymore. Suddenly, without installing anything or changing anything I stopped being able to stream any videos. I have an Ad blocker on and a tracking site blocker as well. Both ...
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View video/game content over remote session in realtime

Is there any software to take full advantage of a 1Gbps LAN line to remotely view video or game content via a remote session of some sort (RTP/RDP,etc)? Around 24-30FPS would be sufficient and a ...
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Avconv generating HUGE metadata over 90mb for 718mb video file

This is the metadata file, extracted with Atom box studio: https://www.dropbox.com/s/tok76wospngf854/moov Video was converted with avconv, info: /usr/local/bin/avconv -version avconv version 9.4, ...
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Low-cost video streaming distribution system

I work at an animal shelter. We want to mount one or more network "kitty cams" or "puppy cams", so that visitors to our website can view live video streaming of our animals. Our upstream bandwidth ...
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Restrict Bandwidth by IP

Is there an easy way to restrict the bandwidth available to a specific range of IPs? My scenario is I've recently discovered that watching movies on LoveFilm uses a lot more bandwidth than other ...
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Alternatives to Video4Linux2 for grabbing from webcam (Using FFmpeg)

I'm getting (two alternating) errors following this guide for streaming from a Raspberry Pi. Are there any other grabbers besides V4L2 that I can use with ffmpeg? Or are there any other streaming ...
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Smoothly switching between dual-monitor mirroring and video output

I am currently building a little home studio and I want to achieve the following: I have a Windows 7 machine hooked up to a DVI-Monitor and a HDMI-Monitor. Most of the times I want both screens to ...
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dynamic ffserver authentication

Ideally I'd like to just be able to add/remove a list of session keys to/from a text file stored on the server without restarting the ffserver instance, but am open to other solutions such as proxies ...
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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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Streaming remote files using Darwin Streaming Server over RTSP

I have setup Darwin streaming server and I am able to successfully stream locally stored (hinted) video files over RTSP.I would like to know if it is possible to stream files stored on a remote web ...
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ffserver configuration to handle a large webm stream

I'm setting up an ffserver for CCTV streams with 16 cameras - all the individual channels are streaming well with a config like: <Feed 0.ffm> File /tmp/0.ffm FileMaxSize 5M ACL allow 10.1.2.2 ...
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Converting a video stream from a camera to IP

I have a standard camera providing a normal video stream via video cabel to a tv system. I would now like to be able to intercept this video stream to either a hardware device to broadcast directly ...
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Linux - Increase volume for HD mp4 files

I am converting videos using ffmpeg. Videos are 1080p at first and I convert 1080p to h264 720p and 360p. Also if videos are 360p I`m converting them to h264 360p. The problem is when converting ...
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Zoomable full HD camera registered as a webcam

We're using GoToMeeting for online meetings and would like to have a movable, zoomable camera (HD-ready or full HD) connected to it. According to what the guys at GoToMeeting told us, the camera would ...
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Webcam software for streaming and playing that can be configured

I'm in need of a software that can stream the images coming from a device over the internet (Windows -> Windows) and play it at the other end. I also need to stream audio from it. I'm currently using ...
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Can Connectify Dispatch be used for video streaming?

Here is my situation. We are specialized in video producing local sports for web-streaming. In most cases clients provide us with poor bandwidth, which is absolutely critical for us. There is a ...
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Stream MKV from NAS over AV receiver to HD projector

I need to know how to stream videos files (MKV, AVI etc.). This is my setup: NAS: Synology DiskStation 112j with DSM 4.2 <-- this is where my videos are stored AV-Receiver: Denon AVR 2313 HD ...
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How to output HD Video for a photo slideshow to a TV for purposes of a giant photo frame

Hi guys I am thinking about getting a 32 LED HD TV to serve as a big photo frame on the wall. But I need a small/discrete or wireless? way to output video to it, does anyone have ideas on how I can ...
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Stream the computer audio output (possible video screen too) to a physical device

I'm looking for a solution (software and hardware) that allows me to stream the computer audio and possibly the video too to a device which I can connect to my stereo or TV. I'm not interested in ...
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Windows 7 64-bit Won't Stream RM Files

One of our clients is running Windows 7 64-bit and needs to stream RM files for his job. Specifically he is trying to access files from the Oregon Legislature website: ...
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IP camera to multiple users. Bandwidth concerns?

I'm trying to set up an outdoor ip camera. I'd like to embed this camera on a website and allow anyone to view the stream. There are several solutions that I can think of. Unicast the stream and ...
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Recording an online video stream

A friend of mine defends his PhD in a few days. The ceremony will be streamed live here: http://131.174.53.158. It's a constant live stream of what happens in that university facility. Unfortunately ...
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How can I display the downloading speed for streaming videos?

Just wondering how I could find the download speed and/or the bandwidth for a particular streaming video while it is streaming. Is there some sort of application of function where I could display this ...
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IGMP v3 multicasted television through router with IGMP v2

we can connect to internet using LAN cable at out student's dormatory. We can watch multicasted television on our computers using VLC media player. Everything works fine this way. I decided to buy ...
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How can I download stream videos with rtmp protocol? From Harvard Extension, more specifically

I've been having trouble downloading video lectures from Harvard Extension School. I was hoping I could take CS171, but I found myself having to spend awful lot of time waiting for endless buffering. ...
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Why does it take so long for a video or movie clip to load in my browser?

Why does it take so long for a video or movie clip to load in my browser? The buffering or loading takes a while. When video starts to play, it stops after just a few seconds to buffer again... Is ...
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How can I stream recorded video from an IP camera?

I'd like to record a certain area of my house while I'm away from home. I downloaded this app to turn my phone into an IP camera. I can then open up VLC on my computer and get a video stream from my ...
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Debian video-streaming server

I'm interested in setting up a server to which I can send a video stream and then it will re-broadcast it to save my bandwidth (Don't worry, got unlimited on the server). I haven't been able to find ...
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Streaming A/V: who gets multiplexed and encoded, where and when?

I was perusing the list of VLC's supported video/audio formats and I realized that I actually know very little about streaming media. When a streaming media feed contains both audio and video, how do ...
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Webcam stream doesn't work on Logitech E2500

I'm currently trying to get webcam streaming to work on a Logitech E2500 with ffmpeg. Running the command gives me some kind of buffer length error. pi@raspberrypi ~/ffmpeg-dmo-1.0 $ sudo ...
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xawtv/streamer webcam snapshots are “wrapped”, but streaming works

If I take a snapshot with my webcam, either through right-clicking in xawtv or through streamer -o snapshot.jpeg, the image is distorted. The simplest way to explain is through an example pictures: ...
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Live streaming with html5 - plus how does Youtube do it?

So I have a Wii U now and tested Youtube Live streaming... and it worked flawlessly. Wow, I thought, I have to find out what kind of codec, container format, protocol, etc is used, but I kinda failed ...
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Convert video files for home IIS server

I am finally learning to set up an IIS server (personal use only) and I thought it would be cool to have some videos on it for me to watch when I am away from home. Since I'm usually on 3G (iPhone) or ...
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Play video from SAMBA share on Android--Any shared volum from Linux or Winodows

I use Ubuntu12.10 with Gnomeshell Installed latest version of samba share, configured to share my Video folder ,access restricted via login(uid n password needed) SMB share accessed via Solid ...
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Using video ports 'backwards'

If I want to connect my laptop, which has a VGA output, to a monitor, I plug a VGA cable into both ends. The output being my laptop, and the input the monitor VGA output sockets are the same as VGA ...
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FFMPEG: Stream a file with original playing rate

I want to stream a file to the network using ffmpeg in it's original frame rate; so I can play the generated UDP stream using some receiver client such as VLC. I used this command: ffmpeg -i ...
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Streaming Video Bulk Download

There is a video series I have been watching: http://english.cntv.cn/program/learnchinese/growingwithchinese/index.shtml I have tried a few plugins and utilities to download the episodes with varying ...
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Playing and recording a live stream from another computer webcam using VLC/FFmpeg

I was trying lately to set a video server on one machine and play it in a differen machine, it works with me.. but the problem is that it always stuck and become jammed in the middle .. and it is very ...