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Questions tagged [media]

Questions related to storage media on which data can be stored such as hard disks, floppy disks, CD-ROMs, and tapes. It can also used for questions about multimedia files, for example, combine sound, pictures, and videos, all of which are different types of media.

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Cannot render STL (3D file) in web browser, where it worked before

I have been using this 3D rendering of the ISS for months now for a project. All of the sudden it doesn't work. It looks like it's going to load, the progress bar starts moving but only gets to ...
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How to disable Suggested Folders on Windows 10?

Windows 10 scans the disk to find folders containing music, pictures or videos in order to generate a list of "suggested folders" for the Photos, Groove and Movies & TV apps. A quick internet ...
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NAS frozen when Media Server enabled. Normal or not?

I have a Network Attached Storage (NAS), with 8TB of storage. Currently 4TB in use. It's a Lenovo, model IX4-300D. Having recently bought a smart TV, I became aware that I could use the TV to ...
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How to use playerctl with mpd to control music with the media keys for mpd and other players

I used to have my media keys bound to prev/next/pause with i3 like so bindsym XF86AudioPrev exec --no-startup-id mpc prev But I wanted to also use other players so I set it to bindsym ...
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Win 10, how can I play a playlist of videos in fast forward with the least audio distortion possible?

I'd like to review some programming tutorials but watching them back at 1x speed causes me to lose focus and get bored quickly. I've downloaded the videos to my computer in .mp4 format. What's the ...
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Windows default media icon

Windows 7 upwards (I think) uses a built-in set of default icons for all media types; images, videos, music, etc. When looking the icons more closely with, for example, FileTypesMan the icon location ...
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Digital preservation in M-Disk: is DVD burner compatible?

I'm planning for the future of my data, and would like to archive a copy or two in M-Disk (among others). Media is so cheap that having 4-5 copies of them is no big deal. Anyway, I wonder whether my ...
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SD Card not accessible with NO MEDIA ERROR [duplicate]

I have a Sandisk 16GB MicroSD card, few days ago, the card suddenly stopped working, and this has happened before, the entire card was formatted or erased by itself back then, I had to reformat it and ...
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How do I play a video clip in reverse

While watching Lego DC Comics Super Heroes: The Flash (2018), there is a particular sequence when Barry is visiting Dr. Fate. He meets with Zatanna there who, as is common in the DC Universe, speaks ...
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Key sequence cause song forward in windows 10

I have Dell Inspiron 15 5000 series with windows 10. Every time i type the sequence "hui" on the keyboard , windows is forwarding a song , it happens both in spotify desktop and windows media player. ...
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Video Win 8.1 media player

I have hundreds of music videos on my harddrive. When I try to manage my library, and include video, Media player does not recognize them. But when I click on them from windows explorer they play and ...
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Meaning of “You do not own that mountpoint” when switching to and from root?

I recently installed a new debian OS (replacing my old ubuntu) and kept the same home directory. Whenever I switch into and out of root (via the su command) I get a message that says "You do not own ...
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can't connect to main routers

plz help me ... i can't connect to the main router through fiber media converter .. but it works perfectly in the daytime ....... starting at around 6 pm to next morning 9 am it works randomly .. i ...
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using media keys in ip netns

So im running Debian 9 with KDE, and since Spotify doesn't support offline mode, I just made a new namespace (ip netns add jail), and just run Spotify in this ns (ip netns exec jail su user -c spotify)...
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Remove all attributes/properties of mkv movies

I have too many movies in some hierarchical data structure starting from a directory. I need to remove all their attribute/properties, because some of them have wrong information, and honestly I don't ...
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Set Google Chrome media cache size

I'm streaming images and videos from my server, with a player that loops over them. Since thoose files can be very large, i need my client to load them from cache when the player plays more time the ...
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Change the audio device which the keyboard volume keys control

I have Voicemeeter Banana running normally, this means that it is my default audio device in exclusive mode so most of my sound is routed through it. This gives me great control over the audio devices ...
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Use DLNA of WHS 2011

I have some media on my WHS 2011 and I want to access them with my TV. Both should support DLNA and I can see the user accounts of my server, but if I go into videos there is no file. How can I ...
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How do I export VLC media library to file?

I can create folders and organize some http rtsp streams in media library but I can not export it to a file to be able to backup and transfer to another comp. or user. Do you have any idea how can I ...
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Single network share with directories from multiple drives

I have music and videos across multiple drives and would like to create a single share that has these directories available in a single share rather than multiple drive shares. Is there a way to do ...
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I'm looking for a Gigabyte Smile

I'm a film producer and I have in my possesion a 7.31-Gigabyte compressed file of raw footage. I currently have the file stored in my g-mail account comfortably. I have tried to extract the file(BDMV....
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DVD RW Disk Unusable after Quick Erase

I have noticed this a few times that the DVD RW Disk (even if it's relatively new) becomes unusable after a quick erase operation. The quick erase operation is successfully completed but the same ...
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Detect if an SD card has been inserted via PowerShell

I would like to use PowerShell to detect if an SD card is there. After an SD card has been detected, a PowerShell script should automatically copy some files to the SD card. I already found and tried ...
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Remap keypad keys to media controls (HIDMacros)

I recently bought a seperate numpad to reprogram the keys and use it like a programmable keypad. I read this article, it is very informative and it suggests you to use a program called HIDMacros. ...
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How to add 3rd party tools to Windows installation media to use live from CMD?

For example, while running Windows installation media, it's possible to summon CMD and use tools like diskpart, bdcedit, etc from X:\Sources. The reason is a tool called gptgen, which converts an MBR ...
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Download Songs off Zune

I have a super old Zune player with a bunch of my music loaded on it. Is it possible to download the content of the Zune to my computer (it's a Mac)? I see posts about an app called Windows Phone, but ...
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Recovery of corrupt .mov file from dash cam

Yesterday on the way to work I was run into by a truck. I felt relaxed that I had my dash cam running only to find out last night when I tried to retrieve the commute file that it could not be opened. ...
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Connect TV to wireless network to play media files from network storage

I have a Western Digital MyBook external network hard drive connected to my router and part of my wireless network. I can access it from my laptop (Windows 7) and my phone (Samsung galaxy S4) and my ...
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All audio/video is stuttering

I am running Windows 10 Pro x64. Sometimes, without any obvious reason or trigger, all audio and video playback - no matter if it's youtube, VLC, Spotify, the Windows sounds - starts stuttering ...
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Seeking accurately in ffmpeg

I'm trying to trim a video from a given initial point in time and a duration. However, after researching, it seems that ffmpeg's seek accuracy is not sufficient most of the times, unless the video ...
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Trimming and joining media files using ffmpeg

I am trying to remove a segment (00:26:00 - 00:32:30) from a video file input.mp4. Since there is no way to do that directly using ffmpeg (as far as I know), I am instead cutting the segments which I ...
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How optical media type is identified by the burner?

How CD-DVD Burning apps & the drive are able to identify the media type in the drive i.e. whether the inserted disk is CD-ROM or DVD-R or DVD-RW and so on? I understand that the session info is ...
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How can I determine which track is played when I select an entry in a DVD menu?

I'm in the process of ripping some of my DVDs to my hard drive using Handbrake. Typically this is easy, I just rip every track of appropriate length (20-odd minutes for a TV show, 40-odd minutes for a ...
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media programes frequantly not responding/crash

media based programs like vlc,media player,kmp and youtube all crash in my windows 10 laptop.It started about last week.Other programs works without any problem .Only way to fix is restarting .But ...
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How do I get Windows 7 install media if I Microsoft site rejects my key

Several years ago I bought a desktop with windows 7 Home Premium preinstalled. The hard drive died, so I got a new hard drive and want to do a clean install on it. I do not have an install cd. The ...
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If I compress my NTFS drive, will visual/audio quality of media (MP4, AVI) be changed in any way?

I have several terabytes of 1080p quality video on my NTFS drive in various formats, mostly MP4 and AVI. Will visual/audio quality of these videos be changed in any way by ticking the box to enable ...
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How do I play the media that appears on this site?

I'm trying to use this site for a project that I'm working on and having an immense amount of difficulty playing the videos that appear there. I have tried using Chrome which consistently gives me ...
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My DVD+R (RW) is not erasable/rewritable [duplicate]

I just bought a Sony DVD+R but I don't know if it's either +R or +RW. I assume it is a DVD+RW since the mark "RW" is written at the bottom of the disc. Same for my built-in desktop burner, it has a "...
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media disconnected with DNS_PROBE

I am getting a DNS_PROBE_FINISHED_NO_INTERNET in windows 7. In Ubuntu 14.04, it just says I have no internet. I tried to use the ipconfig commands found on google,but most of them wouldn't work ...
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Difference of meta-data between mdls and mediainfo

I was wondering what are the difference between the type of metadata returned by mdls and by mediainfo. Why are they different? For exemple why the creation date is different on the same file? ...
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Files are damaged after copying

One of my relatives gave me her laptob and asked me to change the windows,(lenovo ideapad Z600). First I made a backup of all data on the computer to a external hard, then I wiped everything ...
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What is the use of Media feature pack for N and KN versions of Windows 8.1?Also what is the N and KN editions in that?

I was facing an issue connecting my device to Samsung Kies for which the service guys have responded to download the Media packs for N and KN versions of Windows 8.1.Now I don't understand what is ...
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Play 2 media files synchronously with one set of controls for both

I have 2 media files: Video+(2x)audio (Movie). Audio (Commentary). Commentary audio track starts with an offset before the movie starts.* I need to be able to(simultaneously): See the video track ...
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Media test failure, No boot device found, Works if start laptop again on a Dell Inspiron 15R Special Edition (7520) [duplicate]

It’s 3rd time, I'm starting my Dell Inspiron 15R Special Edition (7520) laptop and it’s showing this error. Realtek PCIe GBE Family Controller Series v2.41 (06/08/11) PXE-E61: Media test ...
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Use the 'fresh' / unused area of a rewritable DVD?

When re-using a rewritable DVD, I want to use the unused area of the disc. So for example, when I burn a 1 GB Linux distro onto a rewritable DVD, and then burn other distro(s) onto the same DVD, it ...
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Kurento, WebRTC and p2p browser to browser media streaming

I wanted to know, if there's a way that, I can configure Kurento as media recording server, not media stream relay. I want to keep the p2p essence of WebRTC between the browsers, and just use Kurento ...
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Media file won't play from the flash drive, playing from HD

I have a number of media files (avi, mp4) which are working properly and can be played on my PC. (Windows 8) However when I copy the files to a flash drive (exFAT, fresh formatted) just a few can be ...
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Can't get LG BH16NS40 to play Blu-Ray

I have an LG BH16NS40 internal DVD/Blu-Ray player, but I cannot get it to play Blu-Rays. I have updated it to the latest firmware. It came with some "CyberLink" software but I uninstalled it because ...
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Windows media player does not let you save?

I opened a video (mpeg) from a web page link in Firefox and it by default opened it in Windows Media Player. There did not appear to be any save button in the player !!!! Does this mean I have to ...
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Subtitles not showing

Yesterday, I bought a SSD disk and needed to re install Windows. Now I'm setting up the computer, but I have some weird problem: I cannot get subtitles show in any program, hve tried KM player, ...