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Auto record stream in VLC

I need to record different http video streams. At this moment I manually open the stream en push the little record button when the extra toolbar is activated. It creates a stream automatically in the ...
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Joining videos using the command line

I've had a little mishap with the external harddisk and I've had to restore some files. Now I have a bunch of video fragments that I'd like to join up again. I can play the fragments using VLC just ...
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Record webcam automated with unknown duration

I need to record (not stream) from my webcam, convert it to H.264 and store it in a mp4-container. With VLC media player I can do this manually with the Open Capture Device menu where I just have to ...
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enqueue files to already running instance of vlc via command line

I am trying to do a python based workaround of the issue that there is no load next file in folder option in vlc. Is there a way to enqueue files to an already running instance of vlc media player ...
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How to play a soundless video and add a audio file at the same time?

I have a folder with a MP3 audio file and an video file. Both named the same. Example.mp3 Example.mp4 I want to play the video and add the sound. Both files should stay the same and I do not want ...
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save current VLC playlist from command line

I am looking for a way to save VLC's current playlist to a .m3u file from the linux bash terminal. I know I can do it from through the Media menu but would really like a command line option so that I ...
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318 views

Starting VLC via command line to play a video as desktop wallpaper

I'm trying to create a batch script to start a video as a live wallpaper on startup. Right-clicking a playing video and selecting the "Set as wallpaper" option works fine, but attempting to run VLC ...
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How can I get millisecond-level accuracy timestamps on screenshots (vlc)?

I'm currently using rt.exec("C:\\VLC\\vlc screen:// --dshow-vdev=screen-capture-recorder --dshow-fps=10 -I dummy --dummy-quiet --rate=1 --video-filter=scene --vout=dummy --scene-format=jpg ...
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Remotely start VLC w/Salt Stack

Using Salt Stack, how does one remotely start a Windows program on the console screen? In other words, from my Salt Master (CentOS based), I want to push this sort of command to Windows 7 (with Salt ...
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How to Export VLC Record Stream Options to Command Line

Is it possible to export options that selected in GUI menu to command line script. Windows VLC GUI. ==> Windows CVLC Command line.
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VLC - Play two mp3s simultaneously from command line

I'm using VLC 2.0.8 on Windows 7. How do I play two mp3s simultaneously from the command line (command line because to write a batch script that launches the mp3s)? I've tried vlc 1.mp3 2.mp3 and ...
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Stream multiple displays using one VLC instance

Trying to figure out a way to start an instance of VLC from the command line to stream 3 displays on a Win7 box. We can start an instance of each one individually, and connect to each (though not at ...
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How to play a folders worth of music/video in VLC

In vlc 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 the music ...
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Is there any command line query that I can use for VLC to automatically load a video at a specified time?

I just want to know a command line script that can you know have parameters that you can just put into the script so that VLC just loads up ans start the video from that point on. Also, if there's a ...
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VLC to put 2 videos together, output video has glitchy playback and seeking

I am trying to put two videos together (one after the other) using VLC. I did manage to get an output video with both original videos concatenated(That was hard enough to figure out!), but the output ...
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Current Item in VLC media player using command line?

Is there a way to get the currently playing item in the vlc media player using command line or python in ubuntu ?
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Using VLC's hot keys via the command line

vlc --help lists, among other content, command line options like the following: Hot keys --global-key-toggle-fullscreen <string> Fullscreen ...
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VLC command line convert

I've worked out how to convert wavs to mp3s via VLC using the command line tool in WinXP. 'vlc "C:\temp\Britney Spears - California Uber Alles.wav" :no-video ...
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How to resize VLC video window size when called from command line?

I'm trying to play a video in VLC using command line, but I don't want it to play in full size. I trying to pass width and height as instructed at ...
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OSX: using CLI version of VLC

How can I use the CLI version of the VLC on OSX? After installing VLC on OSX, it works fine through the normal GUI process, spotlight, etc. Also, I know it's possible to do open bla.avi -a vlc ...
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VLC freezes last frame from command line

Suppose I play a video file via VLC from the Windows command line. Are there command line parameters which cause VLC to stop at the last frame and just display it as a fixed image instead of closing ...
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VLC find out when movie stops from cmd

I am working with VLC from C# by creating a process that opens the command line. Is there any way of knowing when a movie ended in from the command line or something ?
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How can I make the following conversion in VLC from the commandline?

I find the command line documentation a little overwhelming, given that I know almost nothing about codecs and the like... So the following is exactly what I'm doing in VLC (1.1.11) and it would be ...
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Transcode from .ogg to .mp3 using VLC media player command line

I am trying to do a command line convert from a .ogg file to a .mp3 file. Here is my command line: vlc -I dummy 0.ogg ...
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How do I nest quotes in VLC (command line)?

I've got a multi-program input. I want to take each of the programs and transcode each of them separately (because one is 16:9, one is 4:3) and then RTP each of the streams to a different address. ...
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vlc dshow:// how to limit playback time

I want to use VLC media player to record from an USB TV receiver. I would like to schedule when to record, but calling vlc from the command line: vlc -Idummy dshow:// ...
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How to make VLC act as a Kiosk

I'm thinking of using VLC in a Kiosk type application I'm designing, and I have a couple questions. I need VLC to start in fullscreen mode (easily done) but not allow the users to open new files or ...
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How to play MMS stream with VLC via command-line?

I try to wake up in the morning with VLC and Cron (Mac OS X). the command Cron should run is : /Applications/VLC.app/Contents/MacOS/VLC mms://213.8.138.13/glz-stream but VLC gives me the following ...
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running options for VLC in terminal

I'm following a tutorial where the person does: vlc /Users/darren/Downloads/movie.mkv –video-filter=scene –scene-format=jpg –scene-prefix=movie –scene-ratio=150 –scene-height=1080 –scene-width=1920 ...
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VLC isn't playing videos on Mac OS X

I'm trying to play an .mp4 video file in vlc through Terminal in Mac OS X 10.6.4. When I enter the command, VLC starts but doesn't do anything, and the file starts playing in QuickTime Player, the ...
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How do I add files to a VLC playlist from the command line on OS X?

I have a Mac across the room hooked up to a big monitor. I do a lot of programming on a Linux netbook, and have lots of terminals open. It'd be nice if I could run a script called something like ...
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How to select camera by index when running VLC from cmd?

When I start VLC from cmd how is it possible to select a camera for a DirectShow source by index (for example I have camera "A" and camera "B" so I would say 0 for "A" and 1 for "B")? I do not know ...
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How to filter running in VLC video stream on commandline?

I easily can broadcast my webcam with VLC using command lines like this (I use Windows): "C:\Program Files (x86)\VideoLAN\VLC\vlc.exe" -vvv -I --dshow-vdev="Logitech QuickCam Express / Go" dshow:// ...
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VLC command line interface on Windows

Is there a command-line tool for VLC on Windows XP?