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Clementine won't play .wma, with “Your GStreamer installation is missing a plugin” error

Here's a screenshot: It displays messages like: "Clementine stopped." or displays songs that are not playing, and indicator icon is disappearing and reappearing. Does this happens only to me, or is ...
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How do you install spotify for clementine 1.2

As the title says, I know that there one time was a download button to install spotify but i dont have it. Is there something else you have to do for 1.2? I downloaded it from www.clementine-player....
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How to play .m4a in Clementine?

Clementine says missing gstreamer plugin when I try to play a .m4a file. Totem and Rhythm Box play it fine. $ wajig listinstalled gstreamer0.10 gstreamer0.10-alsa:amd64 gstreamer0.10-nice:amd64 ...
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could not decode stream in Ubuntu 12.10

When I want to play Radio Stream in Clementine, I get error:could not decode stream. I installed w32codecs, but is not solved. sudo apt-get -y install w32codecs ubuntu-restricted-extras How can I ...
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Clementine keyboard shortcuts not working

Does anyone else encounter problem with Clementine's keyboard shortcuts not working ? I have them assigned to but they do not work. Although for instance the shortcut to open preferences in ...
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Clementine not playing files with certain characters in the name

Last week I ripped some cds in morituri and rhythmbox. Everything seemed fine except for one cd. After a few tracks I got some weird error while ripping (to FLAC) with morituri, so I ripped the rest ...
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Spotify plugin has disappeared in the Clementine Music Player on Ubuntu 13.04

I have a premium Spotify account and wish to use this account via the Clementine Music Player 1.1.1. program. But when I go to the Configure Spotify tab in that program, the plugin is stated as not ...
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How can I import new songs into my Clementine library?

After I've installed Clementine and imported (for the first time) my complete music library it seems to be impossible to add more songs. I can however effortlessly add songs to a playlist - but not ...
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How can I be notified of what music a friend is listening to?

A friend and I both use Ubuntu (and Windows when he's at work). In order to keep tabs on what the other is listening to, is there a way notifications of the currently-playing track of another person ...
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Conky & Ubuntu - music visualization (music bars)?

I started playing with Conky a few days ago and managed to achieve this: (Note: although I've written it from scratch, I got inspired by this photo, credits to the author for their creativity) As ...
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How to improve the quality of music playing in Ubuntu?

I don't know how to start debugging it, but when I play music using XBMC it sounds a lot better than when using Clementine. I know it is a little subjective, but although I love XBMC great features, ...
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How to change the search location of Unity's Music Lens with Clementine instead of Banshee?

I know a similar question was asked by EmyrB How do you change the search location of the Music Lens?, but the answer says that the lens uses Banshee, but I don't use Banshee, I use Clementine. Is ...
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Is it possible to have both libav and ffmpeg installed and running on ubuntu 14.04?

I want to use Clementine but it needs ffmpeg to be installed if I want to play .ape files from it. On the other way, I still want to have VLC up and running, and I understand that VLC does no longer ...
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Mounting iPad (iOS 8) on Ubuntu 14.04 disaster

So I have an iPad with iOS 8 installed and I wanted to connect it to my computer to transfer some music. Here's what happened (in excruciating detail): I connected the iPad and tried to open it as a ...
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How do I install gstreamer0.10-ffmpeg on Ubuntu 14.10?

Is it possible to install gstreamer0.10-ffmpeg needed for Clementine on Ubuntu 14.10? (see Clementine won't play .wma, with "Your GStreamer installation is missing a plugin" error)
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Errormessage while playing .wma in clementine: “Could not demultiplex stream.”

Me and my clementine 1.2.3 on Kubuntu 14.04 again... ;/ This time it's about a .wma audio file. Clementine plays it half and then shows the following error: Which translates to Could not ...
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QT theme in Clementine in 13.10

I have a strange problem with QT theme in Clementine. When it is run from sound menu (notification area), it has Windows classic theme: When it is run from terminal or Ubuntu menu, it looks OK: ...
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Clementine appears in two PPAs. How can I specify which one to use?

The clementine package in 12.04 lacks spotify support. So I added the clementine PPA like this: sudo add-apt-repository ppa:me-davidsansome/clementine sudo apt-get update sudo apt-get install ...
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Clementine refuses to play m4a, wma and wav

I installed Clementine and I'm happy with it's user interface and certain features. Unfortunately, it refuses to play wma, wav and m4a files. As far as I know, I do have all the gstreamer plugins ...
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Run clementine minimised and playing

I want to launch Clementine every time I start my PC, and I want it to be minimised (only tray icon) and playing music. I added it to Startup Applications. What do I do next?
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How do I change Clementine's play/pause indicator icons?

This is how the Clementine indicator displays play/pause: It's a minor detail, but I feel that the play and pause icons just don't go with the monochrome design of the panel. In order to change ...
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Spotify support in Clementine broken 12.04 also purging doesn't work

I downloaded Clementine because I heard it had all sorts of connections to online music sources, including spotify. I had it installed before but it was from the software center and didn't have ...
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Clementine current song as empathy status

Any plugin available to set Clementine's current playing song as empathy status [update] I've tried it and was not succesful, here is my problem http://stackoverflow.com/questions/7671763/error-...
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Transferring ratings and playlists from Rhythmbox to Clementine

After the latest update, Rhythmbox (which was my main mp3 player on my Ubuntu Latest distro) stopped functioning: it dies just after startup. So, I turned to Clementine which I like a lot. However in ...
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Clementine can't play m4a files. missing plugin issue cannot be solved

Many suggest to delete ~/.gstreamer-0.10/ and install gstreamer0.10-plugins-bad. But when I try installing gstreamer0.10-plugins-bad apt-get tells me it's installed at latest version. And when I ...
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Export Rhythmbox ratings and play counts to ID3 tags

Is there a way to export Rhythmbox ratings to id3 tags, or migrate them in some other way? Maybe some EasyTag or Puddletag reads Rhythmbox config files? Or is there a utility to do migration? ...
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How to update to Clementine 1.2.3

I have Clementine 1.2 version installed in my Ubuntu 14.04 but I want to update it to Clementine 1.2.3 (which i think is the last version). I read here that I need to add the Clementine PPA via the ...
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How to change the UI language on Clementine?

The title says it all, really. I've recently moved to Ubuntu, tried a LOT of audio players, and I'm liking the features on Clementine so far but... It's the only program that isn't on English and it's ...
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Dash sometimes stuck open; how to force it to close without logging out [closed]

I've had a problem with the Dash bar in Ubuntu (11.04) Unity getting "stuck open". It happens when I'm dragging songs to a playlist in Clementine. In any case, once it's stuck open, I haven't found ...
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How to show never played albums in Clementine

Is there some kind of filter or smart playlist that would allow me to show only albums that have never been played before or that have been played a specific amount of times? The smart playlist "...
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Philips GoGear detected by Rhythmbox but not Banshee

I got a Philips GoGear Vibe and wanted to use it in Ubuntu 12.04. I was also using Banshee instead of Rhythmbox, and wanted to keep doing that. The problem is that Banshee doesn't detect the device, ...
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Clementine does not play after update to Xenial

After the update, Clementine does not want to play music any more. A dialog with this error pops up (the bold font is added): GStreamer could not create the element: gsettingsaudiosink. Please ...
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How to fix broken audio files

using Clementine 1.2.3 on Kubuntu 14.04. Problem: Playing some titles suddenly skips and the next song in the playlist comes up. if ran by Konsole, clementine shows the following message, while the ...
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No results in Music lens after deleting rhythmbox

I removed Rhythmbox and installed Clementine. Now, the Music lens is empty. How can I search for music without Rhythmbox?
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Clementine will not launch

I am running Ubuntu 12.04 and clementine would not launch. I removed it, downloaded the most recent version, 1.1.1, and reinstalled it. It still does not launch. Please help. Thanks. Here is the ...
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Clementine Error: The stream is encrypted and decryption is not supported

So Clementine won't play some songs from my ipod and give the error in the title. Anyone knows if there is a way to fix this? I'd appreciate any help.
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Sound broken in general, possibly a gstreamer issue [closed]

Within the last few days, when I play any song or internet stream in Clementine, it plays the first few seconds, and then goes silent. In Banshee, when playing MP3 files, I can't use the slider to ...
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Error running Clementine

Recently I installed Clementine 1.0 media player. When I run the program, simply it crashes. Here I describe the situation: $clementine 22:27:59.162 DEBUG NetworkProxyFactory:30 ...
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How do I hide the Unity Launcher when Clementine is running?

Everytime I start Clementine, my Unity launcher will stop hiding and will always remain on the foreground. I have tried setting "Hide Launcher" to "Dodge Windows", "Dodge Active Window", and to "...
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Is there a way to have Clementine normalize my music?

I've got two related music files/albums. However they are at different volumes. Any Idea as to how to fix this? I have tried going into preferences--->playback and hitting replay gain however that ...
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How can Clementine music player put my music playlists on my Android phone?

I'm using Clementine music player and love it. I'm running the latest version of Ubuntu, have a Motorola Atrix, and am running PlayerPro on my phone, but will switch to another player easily. I can ...
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Clementine has high CPU usage even after shutting it down

I have an issue with Clementine: sometimes (even after switching it off) it takes up a lot of CPU like on the screen here On the screen there are visible 2 instances of Clementine but both of them ...
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Shut down doesn't shut down properly

My computer shut down fine until I decided to install the Clementine music player. Now when I go to shut it down it first closes the Clementine window, and I have to go to the shut-down dialogue ...
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Why do my Clementine Icons look like gnome default?

I am talking about the icons inside Clementine, not the indicator icons or unity launcher icons. I mean the ones almost on the bottom of the screen previous track, play, pause, next track. After i ...
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Clementine can't add files to Ipod Classic

Ubuntu 12.04 64 bit, Clementine 1.01 I'm unable to add files to my ipod classic 80gb using "copy to device" (or any other method). I can play existing music from the Ipod through Clementine, but ...
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Can I download internet streaming songs from Clementine

I use Clementine on 12.04 as an audio player. When i am typing something on the search bar, it searches my local music library as well as Internet. Some times it shows songs which is not in my music ...
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Add WMA files via update library to clementine

I want to add WMA music files to my Clementine play list but, when I say update changed library folders it does not want to add the WMA files. All the other music files are updated except the WMA.
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Clementine stopped playing music [closed]

I'm using Kubuntu 11.10. Clementine worked great until I had my laptop lag for, most likely, some Flash Player error. I had to manually kill Firefox and Clementine, but upon restart, Clementine does ...
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Clementine tracks not dragging in playlist [closed]

I just upgraded to 11.10 with Unity. For some reason, when I try to drag a track to change the order, the cursor turns to a no sign and won't let me move the track. This happens when dragging from ...
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Clementine and other Qt-based apps crash when click file manager window

I have a problem while play music on Clementine on Ubuntu 12.04 64 bit. It is crash when I click the file manager window on the right side. Anyone has idea? Basically this happens with a lot of Qt-...