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Is there a way to control VLC from the Sound Menu?

I was wondering if there is anyway to change the player in sound indicator in Unity.I have checked previous questions for my issue,but I wasn't able to make the change.

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marked as duplicate by Jorge Castro, Bruno Pereira Mar 14 '12 at 19:05

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1)askubuntu.com/questions/37158/… 2)askubuntu.com/questions/15467/… 3)askubuntu.com/questions/12849/… Not all of them are quite related to the question.I was trying to find the answer that's why. –  el10780 Mar 14 '12 at 16:59
    
I am updating the answer now, give me a few minutes. –  Jorge Castro Mar 14 '12 at 17:15
    
Okay I saw the changes.But the weird thing is that I don't have a D-Bus option in my VLC'S Control Interface sub-menu. –  el10780 Mar 14 '12 at 17:18
    
You likely need to follow the instructions I just linked to make sure you're running at least version 2.0. –  Jorge Castro Mar 14 '12 at 17:21
    
The version of my VLC is older!Wait to see if I can fix this. –  el10780 Mar 14 '12 at 17:22

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When you install (and sometimes start) a supported player it should appear there automatically. Mine has right now Rythmbox and Nuvuola.

When I was using Skype it appeared there only after I started it (usually from the dash or the dock).

You can remove an entry from the menu by un-installing the program.

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Well.I installed VLC but it is not there!That's why I am doing the question :) It has only Banshee! –  el10780 Mar 14 '12 at 16:50
    
@el10780 your original question lacked any kind of information as to what player you were using, that's why we've been guessing! –  Jorge Castro Mar 14 '12 at 17:05

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