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Hosting videos on personal server [closed]

Novice question. I want to stream some videos via a personal website. However I don't want to use any of the commercial hosting sites like veoh, youtube or anything else. So, the question is : How ...
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How can I download a small section of a long Youtube video?

I need to download about 30 seconds from the end of 50 different 30-minute long videos. Is there any way to do this without downloading the whole of each video?
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How can I disable HTML5 content in popular browsers like Firefox and Chrome?

The bad thing about Flash video was that it required a third-party plugin to play the content. The good thing was I could select which content to play; using the click-to-play feature in Firefox and ...
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How to strip audio streams from an MKV file?

I've been trying to remove unneeded audio streams from an MKV (Matroska) file. The reason why I want to do this is to avoid having to manually select the wanted stream in Windows Media Player. The ...
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Yellow and blue horizontal stripes across the screen when using my Nvidia GTX 470 with a MSI Twin Frozr III cooling system installed

I think I have a faulty video card. A month ago I bought a secondhand Nvidia GTX 470 with MSI Twin Frozr III cooling. I got it specifically for CUDA rendering with the Adobe suite. The temperatures ...
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How to remove the title property of an avi video

There has been a similar question asked, but the answer does not work for my situation. I have a .avi video which has the title of Video_DVD. This is not the correct title of the video and does not ...
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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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Does image quality deteriorate in video if rendered with higher bitrate?

Let's say I want to render a music video with a still image on it (1920x1080) resolution, and I know if I were to decrease video bitrate, the image quality would deteriorate, how about if I would ...
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Cutting out two parts from the middle of a video with ffmpeg

I have two files, rec.avi and audio_edited.wav, and what I'm trying to do is take the parts 00:30:50–01:42:56 and 02:16:55–04:03:10 of each file, concatenate those and encode them into an WebM file. ...
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Is there an equalizer for windows that works regardles of audio/video player [closed]

I'm tired of having to tweak the audio on every media application I have installed. Is there an app that will sit between any media application and my sound-card so that I can set audio levels and ...
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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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How can I encode a VRO file to an AVI file

I have a Canon hand held camera that writes video to a mini-dvd disc. The disc contains a file with a VRO extension which ffmpeg was quite happy to process into an AVI that I could then load into ...
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iTunes video black screen until select computer output

I don't remember this happening before, but now whenever I play any video in iTunes (podcast video, movie, TV show, iTunes extras stuff but the menus work) it just shows a black screen with the sound ...
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Stop Firefox YouTube from auto-loading videos (HTML5)

I am using Firefox version 36.0.4 which has HTML 5 video. How can I stop it from autoloading videos in YouTube. For example, when I got a YouTube page, videos will immediately start playing. Also, ...
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How can I join two videos at equal frames?

I need to join multiple videos together, with the next one starting somewhere in the middle of the previous one. Therefore, I cant just put them one after the other, instead I need to find out where ...
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How to use VLC to watch a file (while it is being modified) on a SSH server (using sftp or smth else)?

I'm using my ssh server to record videos and I'd like to be able to watch them (on a PC using Windows 7 or 8) during the recording. I can of course transfer the file when I'm done and watch it, but I ...
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MP4 video from Android phone can't be played in Windows

I took a video on my Samsung Galaxy S2 (Android), it's about 3GB and it can be played on the phone. But after transferring it to the PC is does not play when opened with VLC, QuickTime, Windows Media ...
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How can I save a video with a seperate audio data in vcl?

Hey I've got a video and a seperate audio data. I can open them both and watch them together in VLC but I would like to have only one video with the audio included, so save them together as one video ...
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Extract audio from video with FFMPEG but not the same duration [duplicate]

My problem is that i need to extract with FFMPEG the audio contained in a video with the same duration. But for some files that i tested, the audio's duration is sometimes shorter than the video's ...
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YouTube video crashes only when paused when a using headset, while in Firefox

I have a Logitech G35 headset, as well as a Logitech Z5500 5.1 surround system. I switch between these depending on need. For example the speakers for music, the headset for gaming. Now, sometimes I ...
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Totem Videos unable to play MOV (Failed to search for plugin)

I'm trying to play file.mov file with Sound & Video -> Videos (3.8.2) on my CentOS 7: $ file file.mov Create Meeting using IS Task room.mov: ISO Media, Apple QuickTime movie $ cat ...
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MKV to MP4 with hardcoded subs (how can I delay subtitles?)

I read on another question here on superuser that for converting from MKV to MP4 and hardcoding subs i have to use mkvextract and avidemux, i tried to do it, and basically it worked but... the ...
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FFMPEG concat intro video to each file in directory (all mp4)

I'm trying to write a concatenation script (for osx) to add an intro.mp4 video to over a hundred other mp4 videos in a directory. The codec will stay the same mp4, the intro filename will stay the ...
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YouTube force video to play in HTML5 mode

I am a Lubuntu user and find Flash to be extremely laggy on it. I signed up for the YouTube HTML5 beta and, after a while was able to watch videos using the HTML5 player. However, recently videos ...
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How to repair video files?

I have a corrupted micro SD card. With huge trying I could to recover it's data using recuva tool, but now my files are corrupted also. They are video file with some famous extensions such as 3gp, ...
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Windows Movie Maker not adding audio from wma; can use different program all together

What's the simplest way to do this? I've got several audio files in the .amr format. I want to add them to a Power Point Presentation and have a video of it (so the audio would play in time of seeing ...
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Disable video loop

Some sites are using the loop attribute with video <video loop="loop"></video> Example I do not like this. I would prefer the video to play once, then give me the option to repeat like ...
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How to get SubEdit under Windows 7 working?

I need SubEdit Player to run under Windows 7. But every time I try to start I get "Class not registered" error. Yes, I tried to install the Vista Patch, but doesn't work under Win 7. Anybody got any ...
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FFMPEG How do I use the apad filter in a chain of filters in filter_complex?

My input is a video file with an audio track. If the audio is shorter than the video I need to extend the audio track to the length of the video. It works great with the apad filter: "C:\Program ...
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Split MKV based on Chapters

I have a long MKV file which I want to split into its individual chapters. Running ffmpeg -i long.mkv gives me all the information about the chapters embedded in the file: Duration: 01:23:45.80, ...
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Android SIP / VoIP with doorbell: View video before answering

I am currently using the 2N Helios IP Vario doorbell device. It can be used via SIP protocol, but can also communicate with the 2N Android app directly, without an additional server, which I would ...
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How to slice video in remote http server using ffmpeg?

I want to slice video from remote host . i am using following command to do this ffmpeg -i https://s3-us-west-1.amazonaws.com/path/to/video/messi.mp4 -ss 00:00:03 -t 00:00:08 -async 1 cut.mp4 ...
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How to make a multicast IPTV video stream accessible through WiFi, when it's only accessible through wired connection

So thanks to my service provider I'm able to watch some TV channels through the computer, using software (VLC, ffplay, MPlayer, etc) that is capable of playing multicast UDP streams. My problem is ...
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FFMPEG Video Concat and Overlay

I want to combine two ffmpeg commands to a single command. I am using ready made ffmpeg binary in my Android application. I want to concat .ts files and overlay an image. I am using following ...
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FFMpeg cant concatenate videos: Input link in31:v0 parameters (size 1280x720, SAR 0:1) do not match the corresponding output link in0:v0 parameters

I am using fluent-ffmpeg for NodeJS to combine many (50) videos. The command fluent-ffmpeg generates is: ffmpeg -i ./temp/1426738868618B778176A-254A-47E5-80D4-AF9E2DB836C6.mp4 -i ...
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How can I get audio when I speed up playback of a DVD in Windows Media Player?

In Windows Media Player there's an option Enhancements->Play Speed Settings which lets you change the playback speed. When playing audio files (mp3 etc) it works fine and does pitch correction etc. ...
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How to downclock the GPU

Hi My nvidia 8600M GT video card seems to be dying. It freezes the laptop after intense use, then if I restart the display doesn't work right anymore (it shows some random vertical bands). I have to ...
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Widescreen resolution on old VIA UniChrome IGP?

I hooked an old Compaq Presario running Windows XP to an Acer 20" monitor capable of 1680x1050 resolution, because I need Windows to get into work from home and I want the screen real estate. But ...
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Ffmpeg upscale and letterbox a video

I have a video with that is 480x360 in resolution, what I want to do is upscale this video to 1280:720 and not loos the original videos aspect ration ( letterbox the left and right side) So I know ...
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Can I use Cat 6 cable with CCTV camera for video output

Can I use the 8 cables inside the Cat 6 cable to get the video from 4 CCTV cameras. I find it very bulky to have one big wire for every camera. I thought if its possible to use 4 pairs to tranfer ...
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EM28xx input source, ffmpeg raspbian issue

I have a big problem with USB2861 video grabber connected to RPI (em28xx module). Grabber has two input: 0=svideo, 1=composite. When I use command: mplayer tv:// -tv device=/dev/video0:input=1 ...
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AVS Video Converter: Frame Size stuck at 848

I am trying to follow Youtube's recommended frame size for 480p which is 854x480 (more info here) Now using AVS Video Converter, when I try to change the width to 854, it keeps going back to 848. ...
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Create DVD from MP4 using FFMPEG?

I want to convert an MP4 video into a DVD using a Linux-based process such as FFMPEG. Currently we're using Nero to burn MP4 to DVD video, but I want to automate the process as much as possible. When ...
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how to speed up the process of the ffmpeg command

I want use the overlay filter to composite the video with some image, Command is ffmpeg -i 30.mp4 -i out1.png -i out2.png -strict -2 -filter_complex "[0:v][1:v]overlay=enable='between(t,0,1)' [out]; ...
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What video converter is the easiest to use? [closed]

my father-in-law has bought a box that plays videos from USB stick, but some of videos have AC3/PCM audio stream, and the device isn't able to cope with that. It is unfortunately only able to decode ...
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How can I configure ffmpeg to encode h.264 video with a specific log2_max_frame_num_minus4 value?

I am working on a project where we are splicing HLS video segments. The HLS standard conveniently includes an #EXT-X-DISCONTINUITY directive to signal that the player should be ready for video that ...
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Unable to re-encode audio stream with different bitrate using ffmpeg

A similar question has been asked elsewhere without a satisfying answer for me. The following ffmpeg command results in error. When "-c:a copy" is added to just copy the audio stream, the video ...
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Is there a way to force or maintain the aspect ratio of a window when resizing it?

I have certain windows like VLC for example that I'd like to be able to resize without them losing a 16:9 ratio. This would be useful for image viewers too. And just plain functionality would be ...
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Megui shows error after avi upload

Hi Guys Im struggling with avi source into avisynth in Megui. I havent taken audio out but figured I could just put same file into audio input. However I read so many different solutions and I should ...
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VLC UDP network stream does not work in Windows, but does in Linux

I've got a udp stream (not accesible to the outside world) that VLC has able to play under Linux, but isn't able in Windows. Windows Firewall is turned off. In order to test the udp stream in VLC, I ...