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Is it possible to increase the audio volume on a streamed video?

Is it possible to increase the audio volume on a streamed video? Playback from files is fine, I am always able to increase past 100% using VLC but playback from streamed source, such as iPlayer, is ...
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Remote Video Share using teamviewer

I'm using teamviewer 8. I've a remote computer to monitor and teamviewer is doing a excellent job since 2012. But the only problem i face, if i need to see the video (cam) of the remote PC somebody ...
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Not able to play a large media file in Quicktime

I am testing a video domain bug, the case is I have a large .mp4 recording 7.5GB, I am able to play it in VLC player and also in Windows Media player but when I play it with Quicktime player it throws ...
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How can I change the amount of video memory with a Mobile Intel 4 Series Express Chipset?

I have the chipset in the title. The Intel control panel says the following: Intel® Graphics Media Accelerator Driver for Mobile Report Report Date: 8/11/2010 Report Time[hr:mm:ss]: ...
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Failed Windows 10 install: No video display at all, black screen, unable to boot/use computer

Hi all I recently upgraded from Dell 660s PC from Windows 8.1 to Windows 10. This part went smoothly, no problems. Afterwards I decided I wanted to clean things up so I did a Reset, remove ...
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No HDMI Output, Video Lag, Windows 10

ive been looking for help to solve my issue for a week now ( since my windows 10 upgrade from win 8.1 ) and i do not want to do a clean install unless it is totally the last resource available, so i ...
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Having glitches when playing video in the browser

When binge watching on Netflix, the video keep stopped and delayed even though the process bar clearly is ahead of the time. The weird part is it only happens when the laptop is unplugged. It is not ...
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No video in Netflix modern (metro) app on Windows 10

I have just installed Windows 10 on my emachines E443 laptop. Processor: AMD E-300 APU with Radeon (tm) HD Graphics AMD Radeon HD 6310 Graphics Windows 10 Pro 64 bits pt-br (clean install, not an ...
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How to fix a corrupt 3gp File

My phone ran out of space when recording a video. I have the 3gp file, but cannot open it. Any hints on how to open it an convert it into a working file?
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Convert videos to MP4 iPad (h264 and aac), but leave video codec alone if h264 already

I want to batch convert video files with different extensions and convert them to MP4. If the video codec is already H.264, I want to copy it and convert the audio only if it is AC3, MP3, or anything ...
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RAID, SSD or alternative software for playing back raw 1080p60 video?

I am a researcher working on video compression. As part of my work I need to play back raw (i.e. not compressed) video at the correct frame rate for participants to view as part of a compression ...
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Ffmpeg same command, different results local vs server. Video shakes, invalid dropping

I am trying to concat some files without reencode so I use ffmpeg -f concat -i list.txt -c copy out.mp4 On local it works perfect but on a dedicated server video shakes! Is like video is frozen ...
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Best video storage device for home movies and photos

I have CD's and DVD's of vacations and old family photos that I want to copy and store. I can keep them in a safe box at the bank. Would a 16 gb flash drive be the best way?
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How to play a folders worth of music/video in VLC media player

In VLC media player, I can use vlc -LZ <file 1> <file 2> <file 3> for example to play various files on repeat and shuffled. Is it possible to specify a whole directory and play all ...
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HDMI switcher causes screen to blink at 1440p on Windows

I use an HDMI switcher to easily switch my main monitor between my laptop and my desktop. It's a really simple standalone switcher with three HDMI inputs, one HDMI output, and an optional micro USB ...
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Disable one side of the sound

I want to make a video clip with some old videos I downloaded from YouTube. The problem with these old videos is that one side of the earphone makes shrill noises. Is there a way to edit that videos ...
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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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Playback for a PSF file

Note: This question was previously on serverfault.com and found out that was the wrong place for it so I moved it and the answer to here. I downloaded some footage from my apartment buildings ...
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How to get better video quality in Lync?

I want to use a ConferenceCam from Logitech to stream talks live via Lync. When I view the RAW webcam image via VLC, the quality is very good (but the latency is high because of buffering). However, ...
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How to extract and merge hard-coded subtitle in a video

I downloaded a movie that has hard-coded subtitles, for some reason I don't like the font of the subtitles :P . But since it's hard-coded inside the movie, I can't extract the subtitle with MkvExtract ...
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audio and video from any source doesnt play

I started having a problem (a few days before switching to windows 10) playing any type of media on my computer. Basically what happens is anything I try to stream or even play a local file on my ...
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remove video support from Chrome

I would like to prevent Chrome from playing any video (flash, html5), how can I do this? I did try to delete the /Applications/Google Chrome.app/Contents/Versions/43.0.2357.xxx/Google Chrome ...
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how do I find royalty-free music for web videos? [closed]

I would like to add background music to web videos. I do not want to violate any copyright laws. How can I find instrumental music that I can use as background for my web videos?
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How to forward UDP stream from private network to another

I have a network video stream available on a certain private network. I access it through VLC with udp://@IP:PORT I want to be able to forward this video stream to a public website - like a YouTube ...
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Create video with 5 images with fadeIn/out effect in ffmpeg

With 5 images I have to create a video of 60 seconds in ffmpeg, each image has to display for 15 seconds. after 15 seconds, first image has to fade out and 2nd image has to fade in, after that 2nd ...
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How to convert jpeg images in a slideshow video with transition effects

I have some jpeg images and I want to create a slideshow video. I want a crossfade between images. What I tried : Mencoder : I did this command mencoder mf://*.jpg -mf fps=25:type=jpg -ovc x264 ...
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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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How to consider bitrate, -maxrate and -bufsize of a video for web

I am using ffmpeg to encode my videos to upload them on the web. I saw this post about using ffmpeg, but didn't quite get as to how to consider the values. Suppose I have a video of size 70 MB with a ...
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One keyboard two computers

I believe in order to send keyboard protocol commands to (2) computers at the same time I would need to sort of "host USB" device. I am trying to control 2 video playback computers sending space-bar ...
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crossfade between 2 videos using ffmpeg

I've been trying to achieve a crossfade transition between 2 video clips using ffmpeg but have failed so far. I'm new to ffmpeg and am mostly relying on tweaking what I can find in the documentation ...
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How can I stitch 2 video files using ffmpeg?

I've created some time-lapse videos from photos, using this command: ffmpeg -i IMG_%03d.JPG -s 1440x1080 -sameq video.MP4 And it worked great. Now I want to join several of these time-lapse videos ...
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Why concating two videos with ffmpeg (5s and 33s) produce 4m34s video in slow motion

I am developing a service to concat a video (mine) with a another from a user (he/she upload it) and return to user. First I tried to use Concat demuxer because I don't want to re-encode videos if it ...
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What is the difference between 1080p, 1080P and 1080i?

Many times, I have seen resolution of 1080p and I know that it means 1080 pixels but I also have seen specifications on some HDTVs to be 1080i. So, I want to know the exact difference between them and ...
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How to change which frame is grabbed for the finder icon of a movie file for Mac OS X Finder?

Movie files show in Mac OS X Finder with an example frame from the movie. Unfortunately, it's captured from fairly early in the movie, so that different episodes of a series, or perhaps different ...
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Why is my Sony Vegas Pro created *.avi file not 'prepared for sequential reading'?

The issue at hand: Although I can play the resulting encoded .avi file by any media player, I'd like to know WHAT am I doing wrong? Here's what my options look like before encoding starts: ...
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Corrupt MP4 file: ffmpeg codec, global header, and dvvideo errors. Can it be repaired?

So, I have a number of corrupt MP4 files (some corrupt AVI files, too, but I believe that's a different problem). They seem to have gone corrupt when I had an external hard drive that they were on ...
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4K videos on YouTube are a little choppy on high-end specs

I've watched various videos, and it's the latest version of Flash and all appropriate settings. I turn the videos up to 4K (2160P) and they chop a little bit ... like every frame isn't smoothly seen. ...
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Audio-only ffserver feed / adding dummy video to audio-stream

I'm trying to stream audio to ffserver, but when I start the ffmpeg client it says: Missing video stream which is required by this ffm Is there a way to either: Configure ffserver to allow ...
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Collect Streaming Statistics

I'm using ffmpeg to stream a video and would like to retrieve the video's statistics using ffplay. For example, when I type: "ffplay test.sdp", I can see this line: 8.07 A-V: 0.000 s:0.0 aq= 0KB ...
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Graphics card not showing in Device Manager but it works

Hey guys got a strange one. I have a Windows 7 PC that was running fine up until last month when the OS took a nose dive. I reloaded the OS back on there but now I cant get it to install the ...
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Loading Windows 8 Phone onto Mac showing as Unix Executable Files

I'm trying to get videos off my Nokia Windows 8 phone onto OSX using the Windows Phone app. When I import the videos it shows as Unix Executable Files and won't open in Preview/Itunes/Photos/etc. How ...
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Drop every multiple of four frames with ffmpeg?

I'm making a timelapse with ffmpeg, and had two problems : frames are not properly ordered, because there was half a second between shots and when sorted, milliseconds didn't count in, this gives a ...
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FFMPEG “Past duration 0.xxxxxx too large”

I'm recording an HLS streaming and I would like to save in a FLV Container. My ffmpeg's cmd is: /.../recorder/class/ffmpeg-2.6.1-32bit-static/./ffmpeg -i http://server/url/playlist.m3u8 -b:a 128K ...
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Adding corporate banner/logo to video playlist or Windows screen output

We have a repository of video animations of varying codecs/resolutions/frame-rates/etc that are currently playing on rotation in VLC player as a corporate display. I've been asked to add a corporate ...
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ffmpeg: How to create cropped thumbnails?

For creating a video thumbnail with ffmpeg I'm using this command: ffmpeg -itsoffset -4 -i video.mp4 -vframes 1 thumb.jpg This gives me a thumbnail with the same size of the video (which has an ...
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Noisy ffmpeg video slideshow from images with looseless sound

I would play wav audio and show lyric text on TV screen from dvd/bd player. I create png file from lyric.txt and make video ffmpeg -loop 1 -i lyric.png -i audio.wav -vcodec libxvid -acodec copy -y ...
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totem used as audio player: How to minimize gaps between tracks

It has sometimes happened here that if I use a live cd, the application least cumbersome to configure to get some audio out of my speakers is totem - even though it was mainly made for videos. ...
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Embedding videos in Evernote notes?

Using the Evernote web clipper, I have the option to clip Youtube video pages. This results in a note with an embedded video thumbnail, which when clicked opens the Youtube page: How can I ...
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Display and video card don't interact

I'm faced with a problem that the display and the video card don't interact with each other. Namely, when display is connected to the VGA port I see energy-saving message after that a black screen. ...
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Stop Firefox YouTube from auto-loading videos (HTML5) [duplicate]

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, ...