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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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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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VLC: Webcam stream not showing

I am trying to stream my webcam feed through my Network but the receiving client cannot view and get the error: "VLC is unable to open the MRL." I tried to follow the instructions from here. I tried ...
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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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Stream RTMP to RTSP using vlc

i just want to stream my RTMP live Streaming to RTSP using VLC Software. i was tested these streaming conversation in my local, the rtmp to rtsp streaming conversation working perfectly in my local ...
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vlc streaming over the network (delay reduce)

My name is yeonho choi, I'm Korean. I am network streaming Desktop(Display) and Desktop(Display) over RTP, when I view the stream (even on the same machine) there is a delay of about 1.2 seconds. I ...
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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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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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How do I specify file specific settings in VLC Media Player

I have a video and a corresponding subtitles (.SRT) file. Problem is, the timing is incorrect in the subtitles file. Whenever I play the video I have to delay the subtitles by n msec in order for it ...
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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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how can I view milliseconds with VLC? (and why is this method not working?)

I am trying get milliseconds shown in VLC. I read that I should download this extension http://addons.videolan.org/content/show.php?content=149618 (there was a download link on that page, not sure ...
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Open VLC in background

I have a program that opens VLC to play a sound, but I don't want that other people see the VLC player, since I mirror my screen on a TV. Is it possible that I can make VLC open in background or ...
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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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How do I play bluray files using VLC on windows 8 64-bit?

I have just rented a Blu-ray disc and am trying to play it on my laptop. I used to use Power DVD 8 but for some reason this stopped working with the latest updates so I thought I'd try VLC, as it ...
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Stream mp4 video via ffmpeg and rtmp using red5

I need to stream mp4 video file via FFMPEG and stream the output to RED5 using RTMP protocol. I am using the following command to do this. It's encoding perfectly, but it does not play when I embed ...
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Low quality playback in XBMC

I have VLC on my pc which I used to use for watching shows, but I've recently switched to using XBMC so I can stream things/control my pc from my phone, but I've noticed that XBMC has a much lower ...
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Best streaming method on VLC for saving bandwidth?

My question is more or less the same with this, but the answer is not really helpful. What I am trying to do is to stream from VLC to VLC on internet network. I have limited upload bandwidth 384Kbps ...
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vlc player trouble in Toggle Normal/Repeat/Loop

An elderly person uses VLC player to play videos. He wants to Toggle the "Normal/Repeat/Loop". I told him for that the key "l" (small L) is given by vlc. Now the problem he faces is: how exactly ...
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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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Video produced from BMP files only plays in VLC but no other players

Within my folder with bunch of 13MP bmp images named 0001.bmp, 0002.bmp,... I run the following commands from command line. Crop images to 4K ffmpeg -i %4d.bmp -vf "crop=3840:2160:184:240" ...
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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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Set VLC to stay in Playlist Mode when Video Comes Up

I have a mixed playlist of videos / songs. When its playing a song and the next one is a video, VLC switches to video mode. I would rather like it to stay in playlist mode and show the video in the ...
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Media players cannot access DLNA server

I have Serviio setup as a DLNA server. No firewall is in place, and it works fine to my Smart TV. Trying to access it from Windows Media Player, yet it doesn't appear at all, even using an Xbox ...
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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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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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How can VLC connect to mediatomb over internet? [duplicate]

As UPnPlay (android application) can connect to mediatomb (DLNA server) over internet, I think VLC can do it. But I cannot find the way. If impossible, anyone knows the windows application which can ...
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How can I get Handbrake to find VLC?

I installed HandBrake 0.9.5 i386 (2011010300) on my old 32-bit Intel Mac, to try ripping a DVD (it's the latest version with a prebuilt x86 binary). I also had the latest version of VLC installed ...
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Play/Pause and Forward shortcut on Macbook Pro 2007

I have a MacBook Pro 2007 and I want add Play/Pause and Forward for F11 and F12 because that keys are standard, don't have any special function, I already went to Key Shortcut on Preferences but I ...
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VLC show strange images?

I have windows 8 (i7 , 16gb , ssd ) , with the latest codec pack and latest 64 bit vlc version. When the movie starts - I see the movie ok. But when I scroll position , it shows blurry , strange ...
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Pause VLC on locking system

How do I make VLC pause itself when I lock my system. I am using Windows 7 Home Premium with VLC media player 2.0.8 Twoflower. I use Windows + L shortcut to lock my system and would like VLC to detect ...
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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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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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Autoplay Bluray with VLC

VLC can support Bluray playback after installing two small files in the right directories. However, when you insert a bluray disc, you can't right click and play with VLC. You have to launch VLC, ...
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How to stream m3u8 and record mp3 on VLC?

I'm trying to stream an m3u8 playlist and save it as mp3, using VLC (I'm on 2.1.2, which is the latest). However, VLC refuses to stream altogether when I set output as "Audio - MP3". I've tried ...
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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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How to add system time to VLC toolbar?

I am using VLC Media Player to run video and audio file. I want to know whether it's possible to add the current system time to the toolbar of VLC Player. It would be easier to check the system time ...
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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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How to Screen Capture Multiple Monitors with VLC and DirectShow?

The goal is to do a video for customers by screen capturing (preferred on a Windows 7 system but an answer for Ubuntu Linux would be helpful as well) a video, recording the audio with a microphone, ...
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Windows 7 mono sound output not available? Workaround by “streaming” audio from program to VLC?

Cross posted from SO. Also the other open question addresses playing mono inside a standalone music player. I'm dealing with a web player. -- So I finally got my work computer upgraded to Win7 and I ...
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Render subtitles in video track with vlc

I have a movie in a mkv container containing one video track, one audio track and two subtitle tracks. Besides I have another subtitle in srt format. Is it possible with vlc to remove the two ...
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My windows 7 computer keeps restarting it self no matter what i do

My computer keeps restarting when it is idle for a while but, i am able to trigger a restart when i start up a game or when i use vlc media player. I checked the event viewer and i got a critical ...
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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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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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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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How to view .mts files on a Mac?

I am trying to view .mts files on a Mac. I can play them fine on Ubuntu using VLC. However, when I tried VLC player on Mac, the file did not open properly (multiple windows opened up - the voice ...
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Is it possible to disable VLC skin (only) for the playlist?

When using VLC skins a lot of the native features are not available (see this question). Is it possible to use the skin but disable it for the playlist? I thought this will work but it does not:
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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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How to increase VLC RAM buffer for offline files?

I would like to configure VLC player to preload a significant portion (like a hundred megabytes or so) of a video file from the hard disk to RAM before playing it. Is this possible?
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VLC tagging limitations?

I've been looking for a media library/player and thought VLC was a candidate, but I'm not seeing the variety of tags I need to organize my music, looks like only track title, artist (at track level), ...