Questions about software for recording audio and video with Ubuntu.

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How to create videos for websites (personal blog, youtube..)

I am going to start making Ubuntu tutorial videos again but this time around I will like to know what is the best format for uploading videos to my personal blog or to youtube. In the past I was using ...
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Record a programs output with PulseAudio

I would like to record an output of a program with PulseAudio using command line/bash script. It is important not to record every output of the sound card, but only the one of one specific program. I ...
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Is it possible to use elgato capture cards?

I want to get an elgato but I don't know if it's possible to use Linux to download the software needed. I'm trying to record XBox 360.
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Ubuntu SDK: Newbie with security policy problem. Policy group 'debug': not for production use

I have just started with Ubuntu SDK. My first small app is a sound recorder. I got the app to work in ^Desktop Mode^. When I switch to ^Ubuntu SDK for arm64 (gcc ubuntu-sdk 15.04-vivid)^ then the ...
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Screen and webcam recording with nvidia-bumblebee

I wish to record my desktop or my Game session in Linux with webcam if possible. For windows I use OBS, but until it comes out, i need to find other means. I looked at Recordmydesktop, and kazam ut ...
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Record Tv programm from Vlc

I am using Vlc 2.0.1 to watch tv (DVB-T) through my pci tv tuner Is it possible to record a tv programm as .avi or .mp4 file ? Can i record it with vlc or another app ? I am ubuntu 12.04 user ...
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Anything better than Cheese for video capture?

I need to record some video from my webcam and while Cheese works, it lacks settings, and only outputs the webm format that is full of stutters, etc. Can't seem to find any alternative...
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How can I record a video like output of top command for set time period?

The top command outputs a kind of live view of processes and their use of resources in a system. I'd like to start a program on a server installation, which starts a variety of different processes, ...
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Configuring my email MX record

I'm dropping my hosting and email service with GoDaddy. I will maintain them as my registrar and DNS. I have setup an Ubuntu Linux 14.04.3 Apache2 web server and it is working. I just need to open the ...
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How to use XBMC as a PVR?

I would like to learn to use the PVR feature with Kodi? I see that there is additional features to use, but I am not sure how to use them? I have a laptop with 500gb of memory.
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SimpleScreen Rec order not capturing Minecraft in fullscreen

Whenever I try to record Minecraft in fullscreen mode, with SimpleScreen Recorder, it simply doesnt work! I am in Minecraft fullscreen, have my keybind for SimpleScreen Recorder set to R, and when I ...
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How to: Recording of a TV capture card

without using mencorder, The tv card works fine in the tvtime (old pci card). However does not work in VLC Lubuntu 15.04
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audio-recorder “start if sound” not working 14.04

Audio-recorder worked great for me in 13.04. Now, in 14.04 when I include the option start if sound as a timer in audio-recorder, then audio-recorder will just start recording on is own, and as soon ...
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How to record internal audio with XVidCap? (Not with Microphone)

I installed XVidcap from synaptic. There is an option in preferences to turn on audio recording but there is no audio in final output. I followed instructions on Ubuntu Forums and downgraded the ...
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[Xubuntu]Recording gameplay without huge fps loss

I am trying to record gameplay on linux (mostly Minecraft). I tried Simple Screen Recorder, but my fps drops from 60 to 20... OBS does the same thing. Only thing that doesn't drop my fps that much is ...
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Can't record in high quality

I finally gave up on SimpleScreenRecorder for many reasons, and I'm now trying to use OBS. It seems like it works much better, but I can't figure out how to configure it correctly. There are very few ...
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No screen capture software is working well even with great hardware

I have a GTX 970, i7-4790K and 8 GB of RAM, and yet I can only get 2-5 FPS seemingly independant of the graphics settings. In game I get anywhere from 100 FPS up.
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How do you put a face cam in a video editor?

Hi I am trying to put a face cam in my videos but can't find out how. I use Openshot but if there's another editor that works please tell me. Thanks!
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How to Record Screen and internal Audio?

Is there a way to record my screen, as well as the internal audio? Like, if I were recording a game, it would record the screen, and the sounds from the game.
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Gameplay screen recorder for Ubuntu?

Are there any gameplay screen recorders out there for Ubuntu? I can't seem to find any... Btw I intend to use it for Urban Terror recording.
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What is the Best Desktop/screen recorder [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: How to create a screencast? Hello to all I am trying to record my and the first time i tried desktop recorder and when it came out (witch took all night) it was all ...
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video recorder for Ubuntu

looking for video recorder applications in Ubuntu what can: -Record videos from webcam -It can save for example last 15 minuets so I can review that recorded video, I don't want it record all time ...
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Bad Video rendered with recordMyDesktop

I have used recordmydesktop for a while an it worked very good, but now it began to draw lines through the desktop on the rendered video. I don't know how that happened, but still it would be good to ...
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Problem with gstreamer - jpeg format in recording HD

I'm using this pipeline script to capture simultaneously from a webcam (in 1080P - 30 fps) and a framegrabber (24 fps) and the audio into one container: gst-launch-1.0 \ v4l2src device=/dev/video0 ...
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Running multiple pipelines of gstreamer simultaneously in sync

Thanks to help of "thiagoss" I made these pipelines below for gstreamer. one is capturing via Webcam and the other from frame grabber. the thing now is that I don't know how to merge them ( I want ...
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Microphone records desktop and not my voice

My mic records my desktop sounds, tried with skype test call. I want the mic to record my voice and not my sound output. I have a new ubuntu 15.04 installation and I want to know if this is a hard or ...
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How to digitize old vinyl records? [closed]

Out with the old stuff. I want to digitize my old vinyls. What would be necessary to do that?
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Cheese and GTK UVC Video Viewer not detecting external webcam

Ubuntu 14.04 LTS 64bit. External iBall webcam usb 2.0. Lenovo Z560 Laptop. My problem is, Cheese and GTK UVC Video viewer do not detect my external webcam. It just shows a black screen. The solutions ...
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Recording a youtube live stream using vlc

I'm trying to set vlc to record a live stream on youtube using cron. Vlc records videos that aren't live streaming just fine, but when the stream is live vlc records at most only 24 seconds. Why ...
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Audio recording software with tuner?

I've used Mixcraft on Windows, and one great feature is that it can have a tuner display when recording. This helps me play in tune when playing my woodwind instruments (mainly Ocarina). I am ...
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can Audio Recorder record in stereo?

I am running Ubuntu 12.04 and audio-recorder - 0.9.1~precise. I am just wondering if it is possible to record a stereo file with this particular version? There doesn’t seem to be any documentation on ...
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Is there a Fraps like recording software for Ubuntu w/ Microphone support?

Is there a program that works like Fraps? I specifically would like to have these features: The record hotkey. Microphone support. And the ability to change the video output folder.
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Sound Recorder does not show “record as” option

I am setting up a lubuntu box to install in a local classroom where people are not super tech-savvy. I need an audio recording software for them to record things using the microphone and save in a ...
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Can't capture video on Cheese

ilirian@luta-linux:~$ sudo cheese [sudo] password for ilirian: no talloc stackframe at ../source3/param/loadparm.c:4864, leaking memory (cheese:20899): GStreamer-CRITICAL **: gst_mini_object_unref: ...
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LMMS 1.0.2 Midi Recdording Noise

Ask shown here, the MIDI works well before recording. After recording, there is noise. How do I fix this?
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What is Best ScreenFaceCam [closed]

My friend want to create a video tutorials on her ubuntu. I suggest RecordMyDesktop and simple screen recorder but he want to also face record, maybe anyone know how to do it? or suggest me another ...
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Sound problem after installing Lubuntu Desktop in ubuntu 14.04 LTS

After installing lubuntu-desktop in Ubuntu 14.04. i can't recorded sound. Playback ok. I am searching a lot but I can't find anything. I also install ubuntu-restricted-extras and xfce4-mixer ...
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VLC for flash video

Is it possible to play all flash videos using VLC because flash is consuming a lot of processing power? In addition with VLC I will be able to record every stream for example Ustream etc. I am using ...
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How to record any internal sound in and out using Ubuntu and Audacity

How to record any internal sound like mic in and speaker out from same PC running Ubuntu using Audacity or something else? For example under Windows someone does like this: (i want to do the ...
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How to Pass/Record audio output as an input device?

I used to use a mixer of some kind and I can't remember which... I would like to record audio from the output, without leaving the computer. I remember in the Juanty days you could easily enable ...
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How can I record audio in & mic in as 1 channel in Audacity?

I am trying to record my podcast, which I do using Google Hangouts & Audacity. I recently switched from Windows 8.1 to Ubuntu. In Windows I was using the software Virtual Cable ...
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How to record output to speakers?

Is there a program for Ubuntu 12.10 that can record sounds of only the output of the speaker and not any voices from outside the PC?
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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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What can be considered too high or too low volume?

I've asked a question about what audio volume to use when recording: recording audio: What is the best volume setting? In there, I learned that: I should avoid too high a volume, to prevent ...
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How do I record from Ardour with Audacity?

Ok I am having this problem with Audacity. I tested a theory and this is what I have discovered. Audacity will record from an outside source, but when I set up Qjackctl and Ardour it stops recording. ...
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How to record the terminal on a server?

I enjoy recording screencasts in my spare time, and was hoping to get going recording some Ubuntu stuff. I have a machine running Ubuntu Server, is there any easy way to record the screen?
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Can I somehow record my screen with whatever sound coming out from Speakers?

I am watching a lecture conducted on Adobe Breeze. I find it too slow... usually when I watch videos (esp lectures), I speed up the playback with VLC. Saves time So how would you somehow ...
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After install some dvd programas and cheese input audio dont work in 12.04LTS

I installed some dvd programs and cheese (webcam program) in 12.04LTS 64 bit and after that the only program that recognize my input Audio webcam is Skype, the sound manager on the system setting ...
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Having issues recording Minecraft with glc-capture

I'm running Ubuntu 13.10 and I'm trying to record some gameplay, as you probably can tell from the title. However, I can't get glc-capture to start Minecraft, it returns this error that I can make ...
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How to select display to record in recordmydesktop

I have a dual monitor setup and wish to only record the 1st monitor with recordmydesktop, but I am unsure of the settings when doing it via the command line, so far I have this: recordmydesktop ...