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I have a problem with my Media Players in Ubuntu 12.04 . When I play a video in VLC and SM Player, the video is breaking, that means video pause and skip but sound is well. I have installed ATI/AMD Proprietary FGLRX graphics driver.

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Often, high-resolution videos(especially in H.264) have severe stuttering and video arfitfacts on older machines, while sound is unaffected. What type of CPU do you have? – hexafraction Feb 27 '13 at 20:29
@ObsessiveSSOℲ intel CORE i5 – asaad Feb 27 '13 at 20:39
The usage of 'breaking' irritates me. Is the video playback bad or are the videos in fact harmed during playback? – aquaherd Feb 27 '13 at 20:40
video is paused and skip in fact harmed – asaad Feb 27 '13 at 20:46
Can you please define "breaking"!? – lordqwerty Feb 27 '13 at 21:28

maybe installing codecs trough follow this guide can fix it

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Whilst this may theoretically answer the question, it would be preferable to include the essential parts of the answer here, and provide the link for reference. – RolandiXor Feb 28 '13 at 3:19

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