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Show text over videos for specific time

Easiest way to add Overlay Text over Videos (avi,mp4 etc)? So far I have tried MS PowerPoint 2010 to add text over video but i don't see any options to show text for specific time. Plus the output ...
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My music and videos are splitting not playing the sound correctly

My laptop configuration is corei5, 8 gb ram, Windows 7 professional. When i tried to play a music in media player or play a video in vlc in both cases the music of video starts freezing for some time. ...
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Audio not playing through receiver

i am trying to get audio to play tough my Onkyo TX-NR616 7.2- Channel THX Select2 Plus Certified Network A/V Receiver. It was intially working then the whole system was powered down and when I ...
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Recoring screencasts with adobe captivate

I am trying out the adobe captivate and considering to buy, but the quality is not that great, and I dont know if its configuration or its just not possible to get better. I set my screen resolution ...
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Seekbar not working in Chrome

I have uploaded a video to my Windows Storage and noticed, that the seekbar (of the default Chrome's html5 player) is not working. Url of that video is: ...
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When buying a video card, what specs should I compare/which are most important?

I'm currently deciding on if I should upgrade my current video card or not. I know I will find myself in this situation more times in the future, so I figured I would educate myself. What should I ...
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Video creating using “-vprofile baseline” giving error

I am padding a video using ffmpeg -i input.mp4 -vf "pad=width=640:height=480:x=0:y=120:color=black" output.mp4 The command is working fine. But I want to use "-vprofile baseline" to get a small ...
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Bookmark manager for local (offline) video files

I have a directory with several video files and subdirectories with more video files. In this case, they are photoshop tutorials, but that's not entirely relevant. I need to bookmark several videos ...
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Nvidia hardware / display driver issue (TI 660) - looks like HW problems but is fixed with driver update

I'm baffled and need to know if I'm missing something. My system (ASUS mobo, GTX 660 Ti, Win7 64) has been crashing every so often the past week. Symptom is my display goes black and upon reboot, I ...
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FFmpeg audio and video out of sync

I know there's a ton of questions on here about video and audio being out of sync when using ffmpeg, however I couldn't find a single one that solved my problem, so I'm hoping you all can help. I'm ...
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How can I repair a damaged H.264 video stream from a security camera?

I have a security camera file in H.264 format. It cannot be converted due to error messages stating the file is damaged. Is there any way to repair this single 12 MB file so it can be converted to a ...
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what kind of video cable is this? please identify

My video cable is busted, can some body tell me what kind of video cable is this? Please identify my video cable. Btw, my monitor is samsung synch master p2270.
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compressing video with ffmpeg while maintaining high frame rate

Update: I watched the output video on a different machine and it was fine. The issue must've been with the program I was using to watch the video. Nevermind. I'm trying to compress videos taken with ...
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How to stream video from VLC with subtitles overlayed?

I am trying to stream a video with VLC with subtitles overlayed on my local network. The command I am using without success: vlc -vvv myvideo.mkv :sub-file=mysub.srt :file-caching=300 ...
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Quicktime Video not playing on Google Chrome even after installing plug-in

Even after downloading QuickTime for Windows from Apple website , the video on the following URL still resists to play. http://www.mhvt.net/quicktime/eng/vtc/affiliate_spam/folder_permission.php
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Convert video with vp9 codec using ffmpeg

I am trying to convert input.mp4 video to output.mkv using vp9 codec. I have install development version of ffmpeg via: brew install ffmpeg --devel. ffmpeg -i input.mp4 -vcodec vp9 output.mkv But I ...
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Working with Vegas Movie Studio remotely?

Are there any remote desktop solutions that can be used for accessing applications that feature large animated graphics, in particular Sony Vegas Movie Studio? I am aware of TurboVNC. However, that ...
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Youtube videos not playing on all of my devices

The main page opens just as it should, although when I click to start a video it doesn't play. I have already tried on 3 computers and 1 smartphone (Youtube app). As well as with different browsers, ...
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How to capture Nth frame of a webcam in VLC?

I'd like to take a picture with my webcam on the command line with VLC. The camera is a Microsoft XBox Live Vision camera that I picked up on a whim (it was $5) and it miraculously worked ...
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Cannot embed YouTube video in PowerPoint 2010

I'm trying to embed a YouTube video in a PowerPoint 2010 presentation on 32 bit Windows 7 Professional. I've followed the Microsoft directions to pick the "Use old embed code" option on YouTube, and ...
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how to bring the cpu usage down when FFMPEG is making multi-bitrate videos

I am trying to provide a website operating like Youtube. To provide a facility for my users to upload their video on my server with multiple-bitrate through FFMPEG. But when the FFMPEG is making ...
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How does ffmpeg determine individual stream bitrates?

For example, I have a video for which ffmpeg shows Duration: 00:46:43.72, start: 0.540000, bitrate: 2593 kb/s Stream #0.0[0x1e0]: Video: mpeg2video (Main), yuv420p, 720x576 [PAR 16:15 DAR ...
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Converting with avconv without trying to increase quality

This might just be a quick question or a matter of a specific flag, but I have a standard format that I use for storing videos on my computer. The idea is to cut down on storage requirements while ...
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How does one find out the options set by “-target” with ffmpeg?

The ffmpeg documentation says the following about -target: Specify target file type (vcd, svcd, dvd, dv, dv50). type may be prefixed with pal-, ntsc- or film- to use the corresponding standard. ...
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Stream videos from a server with “youtube-like” compression

I would like to host some videos on a site for a small audience (under 50 people), and don't want to use a site like YouTube or Vimeo, however I would like to have the same kind of load speeds for the ...
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ffmpeg cannot convert gray video to avi

I would transcode a GRAY or YUV400 video file into an AVI (YUV420P). My input file is 1920x1080 Y only, its size is 22809600 => 11 frame. I used the following command line but ffmpeg generate an AVI ...
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How to stream /dev/video0 with VLC remotely?

I am trying to stream composite a/v to HTTP. The following command works for me but the problem with it is that I need to press PLAY once VLC GUI pops up. This command only works on host PC and not ...
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Problems with video length when join video file using ffmpeg concat

I have 3 videos: open.avi – 0:46:37.885933 duration middle.avi – 0:02:56.991927 duration fin.avi – 0:02:48.199268 duration I try to concat 3 videos using command: $ ffmpeg -i ...
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.mov files recovered with TestDisk won't play properly

I accidentally deleted some .MOV files from a FAT32 formatted SD card. Using Testdisk I was able to recover all the files, however, they don't play properly. They'll play for the correct length of ...
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No computer on network can play YouTube videos

I have a Netgear FVG318v1 router and all computers on the network cannot play any YouTube videos. I have tried with 3 computers, PC and Mac with all different kinds of browsers. All I get from YouTube ...
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How to create a subtitle using only keyboard with Workshop Subtitle?

I would like to translate some videos by create some subtitles, but I would like to do that in a more efficient way using Workshop Subtitle. ( You can recommend another software if is the case =] ) ...
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Automatically split large .mov video files into smaller files at black frames (scene changes)?

I have 65 .mov video files named tape_01.mov, tape_02.mov, ..., tape_65.mov. Each is about 2.5 hours long and takes up many gigabytes. They are digital copies of what were VHS tapes (my family's ...
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How to play RTSP live video streams on VLC player?

How can I play RTSP live video streams on VLC player? (v2.1.2 Rincewind, on Windows 7) I can play RTMP live video streams, but not the RTSP streams. I always get errors like this: Connection ...
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Filter the video while keeping the bitrate (FFmpeg)

For experimental purposes, I need to filter my video (using -vf option) and change, say, brightness, but keep the same bitrate as in original video. Just for testing purposes, I change RGB values to ...
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Converting a bunch of TS video segments into H.264 files

I have a lot of directories of TS video fragment files that I would like to convert into H.264 in MP4 files. Each directory consists multiple fragments that comprise one single video, and there is a ...
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Convert Video Format to save space? [duplicate]

The MOV video files from my Canon S110 are huge files. A 20 second clip is 90MB. They are 1080HD videos. Is this simply the nature of HD video size, or is there another format I could convert them to ...
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FFmpeg Video cut / cat black frames

Ok, so my task is this: Cut a video up into N parts. ffmpeg -i in.mpg -ss 10 -t 10 -codec copy part1.mpg ffmpeg -i in.mpg -ss 30 -t 10 -codec copy part2.mpg ... Cat these parts together cat ...
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Converting 1080p video to 720p

How can I convert a 1080p video to a 720p video, preferably without any external software? If so, can this be done in a Command Prompt?
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A video player (or solution) that allows to pause/stop viewing a video residing on a networked drive and resume on another PC from the same position?

Basically, what I want is this: you're watching a video e.g. on a stationary PC in your living room, then pause or stop it, go to the bedroom with your notebook, and resume viewing from exactly the ...
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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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Realtime and CPU-Inexpensive video overlay - How?

Alright, so here's the jig: I'm currently planning to build a very simple PVR system, which would essentially JUST record video, and then allow playback at a later date. I want to make this ...
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Convert Blu-ray movie to DVD quality [closed]

I have a 30GB .mp4 file (personal full HD movie) which I want to convert to a DVD quality (4.7GB) movie. What is the best way/tool to do that?
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ffmpeg - Create a video from image frame with a start and a cout

I create a video from image frame, and it work great. The problem is that I don't want to use all the image in my folder. I have 200 frames in my folder, but I want a video from 1 to 100 How I can ...
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Does PAL has any resolution? [closed]

I'm trying to learn about analog video signals like PAL,VGA and S-video. I recently read about PAL signal It says Each PAL frame consist of 625 lines, 25 frames per second However It says ...
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how ffmpeg calculates the duration?

I have a .vob file which is a part of video from DVD. When I play it in a player it has 1 min 50 sec. I would like to extract the frames in one second (or x second). ffmpeg -i VTS_02_7.VOB -r 1 -f ...
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Windows 8.1 a lot of programs stopped responding

I am using windows 8.1, and I cant play any video's? I have tried opening the video with: Windows media player, standard windows video app(in windows 8), and VLC player. Also, when I am starting amd ...
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ffmpeg - different input and output duration

I have strange duration issue when converting videos from mp4 to flv. Also there is a different "start_time", what is that? What does start_time means? input duration - 0:00:29.577000 input ...
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Getting an audio file from a streaming PHP script in an HTML5 video tag

I'm trying to download the raw audio file from a specific site. The page contains the following HTML: <html> <body> <video controls="" autoplay="" name="media"> ...
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How to use slow motion effect in a specific time interval with ffmpeg

I'm trying to use slow motion effect on my videos. Let's say I have a 2 minutes long video and I want to use this effect between 20 and 30 seconds. I found this command from a blog: ffmpeg -i ...
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Join AVI and WMV into an AVI

I have a WMV files and two AVI files I need to concatenate into one video file as an AVI file. What the quickest and easiest way to do this on OSX?