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Whn I try to play youtube video in Totem I get this error:

No supported stream was found. You might need to allow more transport protocols or may otherwise be missing the right GStreamer RTSP extension plugin.

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I have all Totem plugins installed including

Plugins for the Totem media player
GStreamer coded installer
GStreamer extra plugins

Any idea?

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we need more information: what exactly did you do to play the video? Did you download the youtube video and then opened the file? Or did you give an address like this Or did you use the youtube plugin? – xubuntix Nov 14 '11 at 12:53
@xubuntix Check the screenshot. – umpirsky Nov 14 '11 at 13:02
what happens if you open totem in a console? do you get another error? – Alvar Nov 14 '11 at 14:36
How do you mean? Just start it from console and try to play youtube video, or start another instance after trying to play video? Which command? – umpirsky Nov 15 '11 at 7:12

In Software Center:

  • Look for "movie player"
  • Select "Movie Player"
  • Click on "More Info"
  • Scroll down and check the "Add-ons" section
  • Make sure that you have installed at least:
    • Plugins for the Totem media player
    • GStreamer coded installer
    • GStreamer extra plugins

I hope this helps.

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Yes, I have all plugins installed. That's not the reason for this error. But thanks for trying anyway. – umpirsky Nov 14 '11 at 14:32
add that in the question. – Alvar Nov 14 '11 at 14:36
@Alvar Added, thanks. – umpirsky Nov 14 '11 at 14:44
i just reinstalled my system and what is really weird that before i did it totem played youtube videos. i knew that is not an implemented feature but one day i just pasted a link by mistake cause i thought i opened vlc and then realized that my totem can play youtube videos and i don't even know how the hell i did it. i fixed it by a mistake and i have no clue how, LOL. – ViBE Dec 14 '15 at 4:37

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