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What is VLC subtitle position keyboard shortcut

What are the keyboard shortcuts to move subtitles in VLC up or down?
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Speech volume of videos on VLC media player is too low on Windows 7

I just noticed that when I updated to Windows 7, almost all my movies are unwatchable because the speech volume is too low. All was fine with Windows XP SP3. I have latest updates for Windows 7. I ...
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How to use VLC to stream webcam to server then server to viewers

I am able to stream my PC webcam using VLC directly to viewers. However, my home bandwidth is limited. To be able to accommodate more viewers, I want to stream my webcam to an external server so that ...
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Stream microphone through PC over

I have a microphone hooked up to a Windows 7 PC. I need to broadcast this microphone live across my local network to Android/iPhone devices connected by wi-fi. I can't seem to find a method to get ...
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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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71 views

How to use the recent documents folder in VLC Player

Using Windows 7, how can I open the recent documents folder in VLC Player?
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VLC output to DirectShow

I have a playlist of video files in various formats (which VLC will happily play while others choke on some of them). I have another program which will only accept as input a DirectShow Source device ...
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In Windows, how can one map an inbound network port to a port on localhost?

StreamTorrent allows one to use VLC as a player by connecting to the StreamTorrent Application on the localhost address, e.g. http://127.0.0.1:15900/2.asf However, the service ONLY listens to ...
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How to subscribe to various media players' events like pause or track change?

I want to write a platform independent library to subscribe to media player events. I want it to work on both windows and linux and want it to support as many media players as possible. Ideally I ...
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How to auto refresh VLC media library?

Is there a way to set up the VLC media library so that when I add a file to the media library folder, the file will automatically be added to the media library without me having to touch VLC? In ...
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616 views

YouTube web no sound but VLC has sound

On Windows 7, in YouTube web client (in latest Chrome) - videos play, but without sound. IIRC, they used to play with sound some days earlier on the same machine. Pretty sure I did not change any ...
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What is the best way to play a video located on another computer in LAN?

I've got a desktop with a 500GB harddisc with some movies. I would like to play a video from it on my laptop which has only 64GB SSD and is in another room, but on the same LAN. For now both ...
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Indicate in Windows which video files have been viewed

A rather specific problem... I watch video's using VLC. (I've found Windows Media Player and XBMC too cumbersome.) We are always trying to find which was the latest show in a series that we last ...
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How to capture audio together with video in VLC?

I am currently capturing my desktop in VLC as such : Ctrl + C ( capture options ) then I choose capture device Desktop then on the bottom I choose Play -> Convert choose a file to save to and some ...
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Windows 7 VLC command line problems

I want a video to open, play and loop fullscreen automatically upon login. The following works when opening a cmd.exe window and typing it in: "C:\Program Files\VideoLAN\VLC\vlc.exe" file:///xmas.mp4 ...
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459 views

How to change default subtitle offset in VLC

The default subtitle offset in VLC player (Windows) is 50ms (hotkey is G/H). I would prefer to have it much greater (such as 500ms or 1s). Is there a way to configure that value (without recompiling) ...
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Subtitles in VLC are displayed as question marks

I can't reproduce what made it happen, but since yesterday, for all the movies I play with VLC - their subtitles (Hebrew) are displayed as question marks. Any resolution? Way to find the source of ...
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VLC 2.0 - How to configure the Media Library?

VLC's interface seems to imply that you can manage a collection of music without having to first open a playlist or folder. I assume my "Media Library" is empty, because the default root directory ...
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387 views

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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622 views

Play Video on CPU: “VIA Samuel 2”, 797 MHZ

Please help me track down if the hardware is able to output video. VLC 1.0 - 2.x.current are not possible to install (Problem occured, send report) VLC 0.3.x (very old) installs but hangs after 2sec ...
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VLC - How to restore GUI?

I was mucking around with VLC setting up an http interface and somehow I've managed to turn off the default GUI - which i believe is the Qt interface. So now when i start VLC i get the process showing ...
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how to register rtsp protocol in firefox 9 so it would be played in VLC instead of Real Media

VLC is able to handle rtsp links without any other codecs installed on the system. Manually copying and pasting a link that contains rtsp with 3gp stream works fine. But when I click the same rtsp ...
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Stream contents of a single window

I've been using VLC to stream my desktop over the network and it's great. However, I would like to stream only the contents of a specific window (like Alt + PrintScren works for screenshots). Is ...
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How can I capture an Internet Radio Stream using Windows Media Player?

I have an internet radio stream that I need to capture: http://www2.mcot.net/radio/fm_1005.asx For some reason I cannot open in using VLC Media Player. But it opens just fine in Windows Media ...
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VLC media player can't play an internet radio stream, but firefox and Window Media Player can

I am trying to connect to this online radio station (it is in Thai) using VLC: http://www2.mcot.net/radio/fm_1005.asx For some reason, when I connect using Firefox or IE (IE just dumps me over to ...
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426 views

VLC fullscreen - dual screen

I work on Windows Vista. There is a TV plugged in to the computer, so that I have two screens. How can I tell VLC (latest version, 1.1.11) to put my movies on the second screen when I change it to ...
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725 views

jtvlc didn't generate the vlc.sdp file

Hi I'm trying to stream the video from my computer to justin.tv but I don't know what is the exactly the problem I never success to get the vlc.sdp file at where I located in the xxx.bat file here is ...
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How do you resize DVD subs in VLC?

Situation: Recently I bought a DVD with subtitles. When I play the DVD using Windows Media Player and PowerDVD, the subtitles are just right but when I use VLC, the font becomes very large. So large ...
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555 views

Livestream desktop to Debian VPS via VLC

I want to stream my desktop to a VPS, where everyone can see it without additional software. My Computer runs on Win7, the VPS on Debian. I already set up VLC on the VPS, and the webinterface is ...
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Invisible text editor… any ideas?

OK, you might think I'm crazy, but look: I like watching movies (on my computer) (and TV series). I also have some low importance stuff I have to write up sometimes. We all know that sometimes movies ...
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I need a video player [or an addon for WMP/MPCHC/VLC] that has 'Smart Playlists' (a la iTunes)?

iTunes [..] Smart Playlists based on powerful features like My Rating, Last Played, Keywords, and Total Play Count. Basically I watch a bunch of old reruns of TV shows on shuffle in a playlist. ...
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Setting Global Hotkeys for VLC on Windows

Is there a way for setting global hotkeys on VLC working on Windows XP? I looked through the internet and found out that this feature has already been implemented. But I couldn't find exactly how to ...
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Increase Audio volume on Avi files

Is there a simple way to adjust audio volume in avi files, like using MP3gain so i can set them all the same it is a problem having to keep adjusting the volume. I have tried VirtualDub but it doesnt ...
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580 views

VLC - Adding to playlist

I am using Songr to find/stream songs and double click them to play in VLC which basically "plays" the URL. But as I am listening to one item and search for another and double click another item from ...
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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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How to make VLC play a .vlm configuration file in “With no interface mode”?

How to make VLC play a VLM configuration file (.vlm) in "With no interface mode" on Windows? So I have a VLM configuration file that should stream audio from mic to localhost so no VLC user interface ...
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VLC Media Player + Hardware Acceleration

How can I tell if VLC is using hardware acceleration? I usually get around 20% cpu usage when playing h264 video which seems a bit high. Here are my specs: Windows 7 ATI HD4670 Phenom II x2 550
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How to watch movies in Black and White ? ( no colors )

Where I can change settings to watch movie in black and white in VLC ? if this feature is available on any other player , please let me know .
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I upgraded to the latest version of VLC Media Player and now I can no longer play mp4 file types. Why?

I assume this has to do with codec issues? EDIT: I'm sorry, let me clarify. I can open mp4 files with VLC, I just have no video. Just a black screen. BUT I do hear the audio just fine.
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VLC has gone over the top left of the screen. How do I move it?

I started VLC the other day, and it is starting off the top left corner of the screen, so as I can't select the title bar to move. I've tried right clicking it's entry in the task bar, and selecting ...
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Sound card choppy while read/write DVD drive

Sound card choppy while read/write DVD drive. Whenever I play DVDs via VLC, the sound is choppy. Playing with PowerDVD does not have this problem. I figured it's some kind of buffering problem, so I ...