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Hibernation/Suspend effects on encoding process

What if I suspend or hibernate my PC while encoding a video using HandBrake? Does it somehow affect the result? (ex: suspended at 33,06%, get a defective B frame in that place) And what if I "Pause" ...
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sound problem (the left speaker doesn't working)

I have a problem with the speakers hardware and the left speaker doesn't working... how can i make the whole sound be in the right speaker? some videos have sound just in the left speaker so changing ...
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Modern Ubuntu home media, security, and automation center [closed]

I'm looking to set up a large computer to act as a home media center, a security system, and possibly home automation. I'd like the following features 64 bit support Modern (based on a recent ...
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Package depencies error for 12.04

I'm getting these depency issues while downloading VLC media player and other depency issues for other downloads too. I'm on 12.04 lts. I'm a noob at this. tried a lot of things. help me out. the ...
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Do you know some free software to set up a language lab?

The alternatives I've seen are privative. They join a classroom-control software with a multimedia-editor software. In the first type, I think Italc ( http://italc.sourceforge.net ) or Epoptes ( ...
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How to install VLC,WINE,Flash player in ubuntu 14.04 in offline mode? [duplicate]

new user for Ubuntu unable to use such application on education Institute...
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Can't read subtitles nor get the audio language codes in dvd:rip

after updating from an older ubuntu, when I rip DVDs with DVD:RIP (to stream them on my tablet) I have a couple of problems: when I go on the "Read DVD table of content" I can get the list of ...
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How to get rid of this error [duplicate]

The Required plugins could not be found Videos requires to install plugins to play files of the following types: • MPEG-1 Layer 3 (MP3) decoder • MPEG-4 Video decoder I tried manually ...
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Will ubuntu media stream like windows?

I have many wireless devices and am in process of building an ubuntu media tower, i am wondering if i can stream from my pc to other devices like windows? Thanks in advance !
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Is there a way to suppress the bongo drum sound at boot time? [duplicate]

It's very loud and wakes people up. I'm running ubuntu 14.04 LTS.
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Multimedia keys in Ubuntu stopped working

my multimedia keys stopped working in Ubuntu, it used to work just fine (Clementine, Rhytmbox) now nothing, even custom mapping in Clementine does not work. It is still working in KDE. Any ideas?
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Multimedia Keys not working?

I have tried out Keytouch and successfully created a new keyboard file and also successfully applied it. But still my multimedia keys are not working. I am using lubuntu 14.04 and audacious for audio ...
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PS2 Eyetoy Recording Quality

I have Ubuntu 12.04 LTS and a PS2 eyetoy "Namtai". Don't worry - this is not the sterotypical " how do I get my eyetoy working" question. My eyetoy works fine on Cheese, gucview and various other ...
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Watching Bluray disks

How do I watch blu-ray disks in ubuntu 14.04 (or 12.02)? I have libdplus installed and I have libbluray but I know that they aren't enough. Is there a way to do that right now? In the year 2014?
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Next Music button not working

My multimedia keys are working (Play, Pause, Previous song, etc) but the "Next Song" won't work. I already tried using the "xdotool" to emulate it and also changed the keyboard shortcut. Nothing ...
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audio track framerate 25(PAL)-->23,976(NTSC) [duplicate]

here's my problem: I need to change the framerate of the audio track of one of my films from 25 to 23,976 fps (to mux it with a full hd version); I used to make use of handbrake, re-encoding the film ...
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change audio framerate 25(PAL)-->23,976(NTSC)

Here's my problem: I need to change the framerate of the audio track of one of my films from 25 to 23,976 fps (to mux it with a full hd version); I used to make use of handbrake, re-encoding the film ...
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VLC doesn't run well in Ubuntu 14.04 [closed]

I recently upgrade my OS to Ubuntu 14.04, after successfully upgrading, I have some problems with VLC. Sometimes the volume is muted and when I forward or go back to media file then the sound is ...
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Problem with download multimedia plugin

When I try to play audio file then needs to install multimedia plugin, I also try to install multimedia plugin then it shows "download fail- check your internet connection. my connection speed is ...
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Need an audio player that loops between two points (not VLC)

VLC has this function, but it's only working for one file (I have no idea why). Is there another player for Linux that will do this?
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VLC downmix surround to stereo?

When i'm playing a 5.1 movie, i only hear left and right channel. When there's sound from a rear channel, i hear absolutely nothing. How do i set VLC to convert 5.1 to stereo, so that no sounds are ...
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Install media codecs in 13.10 [duplicate]

I tried to watch a movie but the Movie Player won't let me, and a screen popped up saying: Videos requires to install plugins to play files of the following types: MPEG-1 Layer 3(MP3) decoder, ...
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installing media codecs without internet conncetion

i have a dual boot system with windows 7 and Ubuntu installed i want to install the multimedia codecs but i do not have an internet connection in Ubuntu but i do have a connection in windows , is ...
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How to install QtMultimedia source?

I need QtMultimedia to compile an open-source project. But it wasn't installed with qt. I've tried sudo apt-get build-dep qtmultimedia5-dev But it doesn't find such a package. I've downloaded it ...
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Manually set multimedia key press receiver in MATE 1.6

Suppose I fire up an application that globally interecepts my multimedia key pressess, for example a vlc instance that responds to the multimedia play button. If I then open up another application ...
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Can't get default webcam to change. “Skipping unavailable Plug in” in sudo command

For the past week I have been trying to get my Logitech c920 to act as my default webcam. I have a question posted here from last week, and had someone walk me through some steps. But despite ...
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How to make totem play rmvb in ubuntu Saucy 13.10?

How to make totem play rmvb in ubuntu Saucy 13.10? I was in ubuntu 12.04 a couple days ago. And it works well on rmvb files with totem and when I upgraded the system to 13.10, just found the totem ...
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Video playing on media centre device pauses upon boot of Ubuntu

I have a media centre in my house (sony nsz-gs7) which I use to stream video from my wirelass NAS network hardrive (Seagate central) and whenever I am watching a film or episode of something and I ...
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dvd's have stopped working on 13.10

I dont know why but vlc, media player, smplayer simply wont detect and play any dvd. please tell me what i need to show you to help me... im not completely usless with commands etc but a dvd problem ...
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Which software can I use for simple VJ'ing?

I would like to make an audio-visual background for reading a story aloud. I have a bunch of mp4 videos and still images which I need to arrange in a script (playlist) and manually step through ...
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How to add an audio file (aac or mp3) to a mp4 video file?

I have an mp4 video file created from images and would like to add mp3 sound to it. I am not familiar with video editing at all, but read somewhwere that aac sound is preferred, so I got sound in aac ...
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Codec Support to play mp3

I have installed ubuntu-restricted-extras but still mp3 format can't be played through rhythmbox The error coming is: REQUIRED PLUGIN IS NOT FOUND :: Rhythmbox requires to install plugins to play ...
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Where do I find repositories for the following packages, now that Medibuntu is down?

I don't agree with this nonsense at all: The project is not really needed nowadays, except for one package: libdvdcss There was MUCH more than libdvdcss in Medibuntu. What I want now is, where are ...
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how to make multimedia keys work on dell studio 1555

all my function keys work fine except the play/pause,previous and next keys.I have been looking for a solution but its not working.
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Good media catalogue for Ubuntu

I have a lot of Audio CDs, DVDs, Data CDs/ DVDs containing audio/ video media like MP3 files or mp4 files, etc. Could you please recommend some software that will index this media and let me search ...
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Fade in or out a QML Audio file?

I have a QML Audio element in my app that plays a sound. When I click a button I execute: audio.play() and when I click it again I execute: audio.stop() Ideally I would like to fade the sound in ...
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Why will burned video DVDs not mount and why are those DVD's wrongly seen as empty in 13.04?

This happens with all self-made DVD's I have. Created those quite some time ago on Windows XP with Nero. My DVD player autostarts the DVDs. Windows 7 also plays/sees the files on the DVDs Commercial ...
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Multimedia running very slow & weird ( In Virtualbox )

i've got Ubuntu Precise ( 12.04.2 ) running via VirtualBox on Windows 7 host machine ( both 64 bit systems ) - intel i3 2350m with 4GB of RAM - 1.5 GB allocated to Virtualbox. All multimedia played ...
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Advice needed for running Linux distro for both server and desktop purposes

My environment: PC: CPU: Intel 2500K RAM: Corsair 16GB 1600Mhz (4x4GB) VGA: Sapphire ATI 5570 1GB DDR3 2 Monitors (Dell 24" & Samsung 26") Network: Static IP Net Down/Up speed: ...
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Is there some plugin for gnome-screensaver to control Banshee or another media player from the lock screen?

Is there some way to control a media player and the system volume from the lock screen (e.g. after waking from sleep)?
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Multimedia configuration

Just installed Ubuntu 12.04. Back in the day there was an article on Ubuntu about how to configure it for Multimedia support. Is there anything like that now? If so I can't find it. Thanks, ...
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Dual Screen misery, unable to install nvidia without crashing unity and turning machine into brick

I am currently on Ubuntu 12.10 and have tried and FAILED to install a graphics card to run a dual screen. I am currently running the following graphics card, Intel Mobile Series 4. The machine is a ...
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VLC player fails with python errors

Unable to import files and play any audio video file also unable to install VLC player. Showing following error: Required plugin could not be found. Python (v2.7) requires to install plugins ...
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Are there any players (or other programs) intended for transcription? [duplicate]

I mean players that include features related to listening to recorded talking for the purpose of putting that into text. One elementary feature would be a somewhat refined way of play/stopping, ...
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Player to set short-keys for 1-second ahead/back jump?

I need to transcript to text some recordings and I need to jump back and forth, but sometimes 2-3 secs, sometimes 10, or more, or less. (On the long run these differences are not trivial in this type ...
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What (input) types of files can avconv convert and to what (output) files?

I like to use simple commands (in Thunar custom actions), like avconv -i %f %f.mp3. I can replace mp3 with flac for example - but what other output extensions can be used? Also, in Thunar custom ...
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Rhythmbox not working in Ubuntu 12

Rhythmbox has failed to play any audio file, keeps on bring error: Could not start playback.. NULL The Import Errors log shows the error as: Problem occured without error being set. This is a bug ...
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Music play which can convert audio

Is there any player using which i can play and (or) convert music? I mean something like foobar2000 for windows.
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Recording Software for multiple input devices

Does anyone know of any software that will allow me to record from multiple sound cards at once? I tried Audacity but they seem to only support one at a time.
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What plugin is needed

What plugin can help me to watch live video here http://www.aasthatv.co.in/gpage1.html I am using Ubuntu 12.04 64 bit. UPDATE based on down voting and comments below There are a lot of devices which ...