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Questions tagged [video-capture]

Capturing videos from an external device, such as a camcorder.

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Using the “DVD Maker 2” (EM2980 chip) on Xenialpup

The not so well documented product "DVD Maker 2" from kworld I find only has an official driver for Windows. The two possible solutions I could think of is acquiring a driver for linux, or somehow ...
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honestech TVR2.5 screen appearing white, no audio

honestech TVR 2.5 capturing video using techcom tv tuner ssd-tv-817_125_win7_support from SOLID HD S2 6024 set top box for Indian DoorDarshan Free Dish on W10-64 bit, Composite channel, no ...
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How to make ultra-sharp video capture of app prototype in Windows for website?

My goal: to achieve this quality as close as possible: http://uimotionkit.io/videos/header/01-Slider-2x.mp4 (this is probably AE) https://static.framer.com/x/frontpage/drawing-video.mp4 (I know this ...
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Video frame capture: I-frame vs P-frames

I'm trying to capture various frames within a x264-encoded video files into png files (in python), and then compare the quality of them: cap = cv2.VideoCapture(filename); //get frame_number for ...
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Capture card not working after updating to Windows 10 April 2018

After updating to Windows 10 April 2018 (1803) my video capture card (Razer Ripsaw) isn’t being recognized by applications. It shows up properly in Device Manager and I have reinstalled the drivers ...
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VLC desktop capture screen-width option not working as expected

I'm attempting to capture my desktop using VLC. When I run vlc screen:// --screen-fps=15 --screen-width=500 it behaves as if I had run vlc screen:// --screen-fps=15 --screen-width=1000 or vlc screen://...
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Not able to capture DV from my Panasonic camcorder to my computer

I have a Panasonic GS5 handycam, in which i recorded some videos which are stored in mini DVs. Now i want those videos in my computer so I bought a Firewire capturing card and cable, installed the ...
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How do I convert VHS tapes to digital format? [closed]

I, or rather my parents, have a PC running Windows, a collection of VHS tapes, and a VHS tape player with the following outputs: RCA A+V Out (Red, White, Yellow), S-Video, Component Video, RF. How ...
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Identify kernel module for analogue video capture card Multimedia video controller: Adaptec (formerly DPT) Device 9065

I'm trying to identify a kernel module to make an analogue video capture card work on video4linux. lspci: Multimedia video controller: Adaptec (formerly DPT) Device 9065 02:04.0 Class 0400: Device ...
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Complex streaming setup problems

Here is the complete diagram of my streaming setup : I have problems linking PC2 and PC3, let me explain. Capture Cards and Webcams cannot be plugged on the same PC because of software limitations, ...
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7 pin s video and 4 pin s video compatibility

I'm trying to connect my graphics card to a video capture card. My graphics card appears to have a 7 pin S Video connector and my capture card a 4 Pin. The video card is a Sapphire HD 2600 Pro AGP, ...
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Video capture from s-video is all green and pink

I bought a Diamond One Touch Video Capture USB device (VC500) to try to use it with BeyondTV in Windows 10. When capturing video from the s-video output from my cable box the video is all in solid ...
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Elgato Game Capture. CPU or GPU for encode/decode?

On my old PC that I use for my Elgato, I am unsure wether I need to use my CPU or GPU for Encoding and Decoding. The CPU is a Core2 Duo E6550 @2.33GHz. The GPU is a GT 730. Ya, it's pretty bad. My ...
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Easycap not working on windows 10

I ordered EasyCap, but it does not work on windows 10. I found driver for windows 10 online, but it didn't work. Someone knows how could I solve this problem? The device is recognized as an audio ...
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how to transfer TV image to computer

I have an Acer Aspire X Series desktop computer and a flat-screen Toshiba TV. The TV remote has a freeze-frame button. I want to freeze a TV image and transfer it to my computer to put in my photo ...
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How do I video screen capture with windows 10? [duplicate]

How do I single screen capture with windows 10 for making programming tutorials?
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Redirect a video monitor

I don't know a lot about the internet, nor video, but I thought I'd ask here anyway. I have an old Motorola video monitor that is "hard coded" to send all audio and video to the company server, ...
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Windows 10 optimizations for video capture

What specific Windows configurations can be taken to improve the quality of video capture on a Windows 10 PC? The video capture is being done via a Pinnacle AV pci card, and is capturing footage off ...
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capture video in virtual desktop

I use windows 10 and I need to capture just one virtual desktop and when I move to another desktop, that software should still capture video from the first virtual desktop (like capture video from ...
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VirtualDub AVI Capture: Video delayed by ~ 4 seconds

I am using VirtualDub 1.10.4 to capture audio and video from video-only DirectShow device: [dshow @ 0000018baeadb920] DirectShow video device options (from video devices) [dshow @ 0000018baeadb920] ...
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Will 1080i video capture card support 1080p @ 30hz camera?

I've a CCTV camera with an analog 1080p @ 30hz output and am wondering if a 1080i video capture PC card will support it. Since the camera's output is only 30hz, the 1080i video capture card (e.g. HVR-...
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How do I record this stream from NHK World?

How can I download this video from the VOD service on NHK World site? I am trying to save this video, but all software I tried fails to get the stream: http://www3.nhk.or.jp/nhkworld/en/vod/journeys/...
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How to capture stream from mediaklikk.hu?

I want to capture a streaming video from mediaklikk.hu. How can I do that?
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Connecting PAL camera to pc and working with the feed

I have an ancient analog camera which has the classic PAL analog output. I want to get this feed, display it on the computer's monitor and save the stream on the pc hard drive. I know that if it was ...
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KVM to/from PCs

Is there a way to send keystrokes and mouse signal to a target machine without installing any type of software (even an OS) on the target machine? I want to do some repair and diagnostics-related (...
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EasyCap Capture card works with Wii, not with PS2

I ordered an EasyCap capture card a while ago, and I'm not sure which model. It only has the RCA cables, no S-Video. Anyway, on both ULead(which I got on the Internet, something else entirely was on ...
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How to download Pluralsight videos?

Someone must have a streamlined way to pull down Pluralsight videos without using a mobile device or screen capture utility. In the middle of watching a video, Pluralsight's site went down... they ...
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Cut video after certain time?

So I have found out how to cut a video at a specific time frame by using the following command ffmpeg -i input.wmv -ss 00:00:30.0 -c copy -t 00:00:10.0 output.wmv ffmpeg -i input.wmv -ss 30 -c copy -...
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How to acquire a low latency realtime HD video image?

TL;DR: What setup would enable a Laptop or ARM based mobile system to access high res video images in realtime? For computer vision development, I need to acquire feasable high resolution video ...
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Why does recording a game with Fraps decrease performance?

I've run into some performance problems whilst recording some gameplay videos for Youtube. As I understand, Fraps saves the current frame pixel for pixel in a video file (in a way similar to a RAW ...
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Linux Kernel Driver for video capture

I have this EasyCap video capture thing with a USBTV007 chip and I really would like to get it working on my little linux mint 17 laptop so that I can capture video for my RC stuff. But I do not know ...
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Which has better signal: RCA jacks or RF(Coaxial)

When capturing old VHS(or cable) to PC, which jacks to use for the highest quality? RCA(composite) or RF? If the PC card supports it would S-video/component be better? Is there a general signal ...
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How to use notebook as external video capture card

sorry if wrong session, but i've been looking everywhere and i can't find an answer. I have a youtube channel and i want to improve my recording. I use the same computer to play and record. But i ...
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AVerMedia Broadcaster HD not working in Windows Server 2012 R2

I have a machine running Windows Server 2012 R2 Standard equipped with an AVerMedia Broadcaster HD, when using the RECentral program it says the device is occupied and to close the conflicting program....
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Processing YouTube video in ffmpeg

I'm using ffmpeg for taking screenshots from video. Is it possible to take screenshots from YouTube video without downloading video to hard drive?
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Using Surface Pro as a recording PC [duplicate]

I want to know if it would be possible to connect my laptop to my tablet with a mini display port to HDMI cable and use the tablet to capture the video stream from the laptop i.e. record the screen. ...
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Inserting Chapters / Cue Points / Bookmarks DURING video capture [closed]

I'm interested in using a camcorder to capture several hours of video footage to a computer. The overwhelming majority of the footage will be totally useless, and so I anticipate it being somewhat of ...
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Second 1394 Camera did not recognized in Ubuntu 12.04 Desktop

Here's two 1394 camera with two capture card connected to PCI slots. In MS-Windows, the company application could capture both Digital cameras as well, but in Ubuntu, Only one camera (the camera which ...
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How to record this kind of video stream?

I don't know what this kind of streaming is called, its not classic protocols I've encountered. I want to record few shows (debates) on Govt news channel: http://webcast.gov.in. Its a free news ...
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When encoding a video, is there a way to know the resulting file size in advance?

Is there a way to know how large your resulting file size will be before your video is finished encoding? BTW: I am using Microsoft Expression Encoder.
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video conversion, hdmi to vga switch to computer capture

I am trying to figure out the best way to go from a hdmi from a camcorder and a vga from a computer that both go to a switch then the output is vga and i need to go to a composite dvd recorder and i ...
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Simplest video grab from webcam: how to

On Raspbery Pi's Raspbian (based on Debian Wheezy) I'm trying to make a simplest video grab from a Logitech C910 webcam to a video file via ffmpeg/avconv. I say: $ avconv -t 5 -f video4linux2 -s ...
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FFmpeg streaming: problems with device name

I'm trying to stream web camera and microphone in Windows using FFmpeg. First, I get my devices names (to specify -i parameter in streaming command) using a command like this: ffmpeg -list_devices ...
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Fatal error detected in Eclipse when using Xuggle

I was trying to get frames from a video using Xuggle 5.4. The IDE which I use is Eclipse Juno.The last time (which was roughly one months back) when I tried, I got the frames with a gap of 5 seconds, ...
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Stop motion video on Ubuntu

Is there a software to create a stop motion video with a webcam connected to my computer? All software, that is offered in the Ubuntu Store has mentions in the ratings, that it doesen't work well. I ...
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Fixing ffmpeg latency accrued over time

I have ffmpeg/ffserver running in the following setup: 10.1.2.2 captures from video capture cards (16 channels) and streams them to an ffserver as mpeg1video 10.1.1.1/10.1.2.1 (two NICs) hosts the ...
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Watch TV on computer through cable input

I have a DANY USB TV BOX U-1050 (please see attached picture). And, I have a normal TV aerial cable (For a lack of a better term, don't know the jargon) See attached picture. How do I get this to ...
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How to make a video capture of both a VM Host and running virtual machines?

I have the following configuration: Windows 8 Hyper-V host; Windows 8 Guest; Windows 7 Guest. What I want to do is a comparison video between Win 7 and Win 8 and how things have changed. For this I ...
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Encoding multiple video streams with a single avconv invocation

I played with avconv on Ubuntu and I'm now able to e.g. record the desktop with sound from a soundcard. One thing I wanted to do was recording two video inputs at the same time, for instance the ...
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How to change the “record external input” in Fraps?

I'm using a TV to USB capture thingy called Hauppauge USB-Live2 (http://www.hauppauge.com/site/products/data_usblive2.html) and I'm using Media Player Classic Home Cinema to view my device's output, ...