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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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33 views

Running vlc qt4 interface with Bumblebee on Debian

I am running Debian Jessie on a laptop with 2 video cards. I use Bumblebee to switch between cards. The optirun command initializes a new x server, that runs on the faster but more power consuming ...
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55 views

Pixelated MKV x264 playback

I have ~100 movies in x264 mkv with file sizes between 8-15GB. All of them display the grayish pixelation. They'll be ok for 5-15 minutes and then as scenes change they'll receive the pixelation. ...
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Why'd a 1080p video playing on 1366x768 resolution screen show black bars?

Above is a screenshot of the properties of the video I played in VLC. As you can see, it clearly shows that the video is 1080p. But when I am playing the video on my Windows laptop (with a 1366x768 ...
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59 views

Wowza Media Server: Do we really need it? [closed]

I have a dedicated server running a video website. All videos encoded to .mp4 format, and I use Jwplayer. MP4 format can be play on all browsers, andriod phones, windows phones, iPhones, iPads...etc ...
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40 views

How can I reduce latency on VLC

I 'm working on a video streaming application. Server is a Linux machine (ffmpeg-ffserver) and client is a Windows machine (vlc player). There is a latency of about 6 seconds. Despite the fact that ...
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77 views

VIDIOC_STREAMON failed: Device or resource busy [VLC media player]

I 'm trying to achieve video recording from my UVC webcam, using VLC (Ubuntu 13.04). Both uvc-kernel-module and v4l2-utils are installed. I am able to detect /dev/video0 which is the only video device ...
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56 views

Can I record video using LIVE555 Streaming Media?

I 'm looking for recording and streaming real-time video between Linux server and Windows client (VLC player). For this reason, I want server to be able to trasmit over UDP. I tried with FFmpeg ...
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50 views

How do I find the video stream URL of my security DVR by myself?

I have this 8 channel DVR with the brand "ELEC" that streams video over the network. However, I can only connect to it using iPhone apps called vMyEye, Asee+, and other similar names. I want to use ...
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34 views

Unable to open a .img file in mac OSx 10.9

I was recently in a car accident on private property and was given a CD-R with what I thought was a video from one of the surveillance cameras. When I insert the disk into my macbook pro running 10.9 ...
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45 views

Why can I play ogg file but not convert to mkv or mp4 with FFMPEG?

I want to convert a ogg video to mp4 or mkv, but different errors appear. I have two streams (from the same source) that I captured. They are in an ogg container. If I try to convert them to mkv ...
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52 views

Flux Disabling it for specific Windows/Monitors (VLC hardware overlay?)

F.lux is some color management application. My problem, with multiple monitors, is that I multitask. There are not distinct movie watching times, and coding/working/browser times; It is just all at ...
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1answer
234 views

stream vlc playlist trhough rtmp live streaming

i am just tried to stream my playlist mp4 file to my live stream. i am using play my playlist via vlc and also stream via vlc. i am using the following code vlc --playlist-autostart --loop ...
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1answer
94 views

Linux On-Demand Streaming Server

I'm looking for a server software for Linux, with which I can stream Video files via the network. I'd prefer a Software with a (web) GUI or one where you only have to point your media player to a ...
0
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1answer
67 views

How to make VLC server that can communicate with clients

I have VLC 2.0.8 in and I have recently discovered that I can stream movies by using it. So my plan is: - at home I have a computer with a list of 3 movies (for example). - when I am traveling, I ...
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77 views

how to dump video streaming without distorted view , green screen , and noise

I have to dump video streaming from hundreds of network cameras (IP cameras), via RTSP protocol (h264, mp4) or http protocol (for motion jpeg). so I should run the VLC in command line interface to ...
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Possible to black out/dim second screen while using multiple displays in VLC 2.1.3 fullscreen mode?

Pardon if this is a duplicate, but I searched and could only find the reverse of my question. I remember VLC used to have an option to "not" black out the second screen when playing a video in ...
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70 views

Solution for choppy video because of bit-rate too high?

When I play a 1080p 10bit-depth video with VLC-player, the video goes choppy and even freezes. I'm using Dell Inspiron 1525 and VLC 2.1.2. Windows Vista Home Premium. Mobile Intel(R) 965 Express ...
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61 views

Possible to have a video wall through a device cluster?

I was asked if I could basically make a video wall with Android tablets. I know you can make a video wall with VLC, but can I set up a video wall that will split the video into 4 X 4 screens (tablets) ...
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59 views

How are the video, monitor, and graphic card related in terms of resolution?

If I have a 1080p video played by VLC-player and a graphic card that allows highest resolution 1360x768 on a monitor of native resolution 1366x768 (connected by VGA), how do all these components work ...
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67 views

Does VLC Player run on multi core machine?

I notice that in the VLC web page, it mention that it can: With faster decoding on multi-core, GPU, and mobile hardware and the ability to open more formats, notably professional, HD and 10bits ...
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1answer
57 views

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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40 views

Is it possible to reproduce several videos automatically in different screens?

I'm planning to build a system with a graphic card that supports 6 outputs (a Radeon Eyefinity) and I'd like to play in each screen a different file, which would be looped indefinitely. For now I ...
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88 views

How to use VLC as a DVR (split-screen)?

Is there any way to make VLC tune into multiple sources/streams and display them as a single split screen? My Main goal is to then take this single screen and multicast it on my office network. If ...
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1answer
37 views

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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168 views

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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49 views

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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99 views

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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864 views

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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1answer
160 views

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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75 views

streaming video to the internet

I want to stream my webcam live over the internet. It is mounted on a windows 7 desktop and connects to the internet over an ADSL connection. I am able to stream successfully within my home/office LAN ...
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1answer
112 views

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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104 views

How can i display a video/DVD with subtitles on a video projector using VLC player?

I am using the VLC player to watch DVDs on a notebook. Subtitles are shown in the video ON THE NOTEBOOK, but using my Dell video projector to display the video i see the video but no subtitles at all. ...
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360 views

skipping part of a video

Is there any vlc setting or extension that can be used to skip predefined part of a video. or may be some hack like hex editing the video file and filling that specific part with random bits. ( I ...
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54 views

How to enable the display of volume (aspect ratio, etc) changes on VLC video?

I remember that normally while changing volume or aspect ratio from shortkey or mouse wheel, I was seeing a volume info or the aspect ratio in numbers displayed on the video for several seconds. But ...
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65 views

Streaming video from the Internet to other computer

I have a computer that is playing some video streaming from the Internet. And basically I want to "transfer" (or re-stream, or broadcast...) this video to other computer (only 1 PC) in other ...
2
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1answer
151 views

Streaming Video From Server Using VLC CLI

Currently, I have a server with a bunch of home movies on it. These home movies are anywhere from 720p to 1080p. The bit rate of these videos is too high for me to stream via a simple "open the http ...
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76 views

error while merging videos with ffmpeg

I am trying to concat videos with different resolutions using ffmpeg and I am encountering this error shown below while that the video resizes when playing the videos I merge them using ffmpeg with ...
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1answer
737 views

Create a playlist of URLs in VLC

I have a list to links of flv files (not youtube or anything like that.) The problem is that you can't embed them, you need to use a flv player. Instead, I would like to open them all in VLC as a ...
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183 views

How to view soft subtitles in VLC player

I have created a video file with soft subtitles. These subtitles are visible in Windows Media Player, but they are not visible in VLC. What can I do? Do I have to create a -.srt file specifically ...
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1answer
183 views

Play two videos in sync as well as having seek in sync

I have two different videos. Now here's the thing, they have the same lengths, and they are related to each other. Is there a way that I can play these videos on at the same time using VLC and also ...
0
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1answer
4k views

youtube video playing without sound when downloaded?

I have been looking for this since a long long time. I have downloaded a few videos from you-tube using IDM(all mp4). When I opened the video in VLC media player,a black screen appeared and started ...
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1k views

How to pass stream to Skype?

Is it possible to pass arbitrary video stream to or from Skype? For example, can VLC Player simulate video source or sink? Specifically, I would like to show my daughter some augmented reality ...
2
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2answers
105 views

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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3answers
2k views

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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122 views

How to reduce the contrast of different sounds in VLC player?

I use home theaters to watch movies in y home. Now most of the times the sound level of the speech and any action has too much differences. Let me make it clear. For instance, I am playing VLC in 100% ...
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1answer
216 views

How can I record a video signal in Linux from the command line?

I have a Linux machine with a Pinnacle video card. I wanna record a video signal from my TV connected to the S-Video input in my Pinnacle card. I could record using VLC GUI, but I wanna cron it, so I ...
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1answer
506 views

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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1answer
100 views

Get filename and time of VLC's currently playing file

I am starting a project where I need to analyze some video. I want to write my notes in vim and read in an external command so I can quickly anchor my notes to a particular video segment. Say I was ...
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500 views

Analyze corrupt .mpg movie, then repair

I was given a .mpg movie that is on a DVD and errors out in Windows Media Player. This movie is worth about $7000 (if need to re-shot), due to it being taken by a remote camera that was inspecting ...