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I can't watch youtube videos ubuntu 12.04

I had moved from xubuntu 12.04 to ubuntu. And now i can't watch youtube vides and nothing like that.The screen looks tinier and i only can see green red and yellow images .help please.
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Dell Inspiron 17r 5737 Ubuntu 13.10 Terrible Video

As discussed at http://ubuntuforums.org/showthread.php?t=2204287 the video is terrible on ubuntu 13.10. It is horrible also on 12.04.4, but works well on 12.04.2. After loading 12.04.2, the video ...
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Having internal error on 12.04 with intel video

I get the xserve-xorg-video-intel problem where it says I need to install it but I'm unable to find this anywhere. I do the sudu apt-get install -f but still there is nothing that changes. I have ...
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1answer
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Ubuntu 12.04 I removed an add-in video board and now I can't see anything with on-board video card

I am new to Linux and Ubuntu. I originally installed Ubuntu 12.04 on a PC with an HDMI add-in video card. I pulled that card and connected directly to the on-board VGA. When I boot, I see a gray ...
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52 views

How can I use VSO downloader

I downloaded VSO downloader and tried to install it, but I don't know how to do that. I also tried to use Wine to run it, without succes. I don't know if it is possible at all to install it. Is ...
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Video colors wrong 12.04 LTS using VLC or Movie Player

Does anyone have a fix for misrepresented video colors? Have searched askubuntu.com, have not found a solution that works. 12.04 LTS displays video colors incorrectly using VLC or Movie Player. ...
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111 views

What video driver should I download?

I'm trying to install the ATI drivers for Ubuntu. When I run sudo lshw -c video it shows: *-display description: VGA compatible controller product: Wrestler [Radeon HD 6310] ...
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1answer
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S Video performance using ati-driver-installer-9-3-x86.x86_64.run on U 12.4

I have a new installation of Ubuntu 12.4 using the ati-driver-installer-9-3-x86.x86_64.run driver for my Radeon 9600. Graphics in Details shows Gallium 0.4 on ATI RV350. When S Video is connected an ...
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Ubuntu 12.04 64-bit problems with full-screen video on several streaming sites

I'm having a lot of issues by setting full-screen and then exiting to resize the video everytime I do it. Some days ago, it was a white screen which appears, but I solved it thanks to this forum. ...
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2answers
72 views

How to prevent the recorded video using ffmpeg get corrupt

Actually I have an device that record the audio and video. when the recording is started the video file also started to persist into the hard drive. But if device goes off unfortunately between the ...
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1answer
32 views

“Invalid video format” after installing Ubuntu

I am having this problem every time I install Ubuntu on my PC. I used to connect my PC via a VGA cable to my screen and every time I install Ubuntu on any PC that uses a VGA cable, I will get an error ...
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37 views

Unable to play songs/videos from mounted android phone

I have successfully mounted my android(JB) phone with ubuntu 12.04 lts. Everything is fine, when i connect my phone to laptop a window appears with memory card and phone memory. I can copy/paste files ...
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Files not readable on Windows

I have a video server running Ubuntu 12.04.3 LTS, which works fine for what I need it to do. Although, as it is a video server from which I stream movies to my Windows machine, that's what I expect ...
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1answer
24 views

Show date and time on GUVCViewer recordings?

I am using GUVCViewer to record video using my webcam. How do I display the current date time on the video which is being recorded?
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2answers
42 views

Why is the video blinking?

I recently installed ubuntu 12.04 on my system, and completely installed all the updates on my system. I am having issues with video playback. I was using default media player to play my videos, ...
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1answer
104 views

VLC causes system to freeze in 12.04

All of a sudden, when I launch VLC and try to play a video it freezes my whole system including the mouse. The only options I have is to press the power button or use the REISUB series of commands. I ...
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26 views

after update of 12.04 my video plays at faster than nrml speed and no sound, anywhere

after one of the latest updates i have no sound at all. rythmbox, smplayer or anything on internet. hulu, netflix, cbs.com videos also play at like 5 times speed. i have a dual boot with win7 and no ...
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3answers
94 views

How to optimize an under-powered laptop for video

I have an old laptop that I installed Ubuntu 12.04 on for a family member. It's an HP xt3000 with 748MiB RAM and 60GB disk. I had to install with non-PAE support and nomodeset if that's relevant. ...
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audio &video playback broken

from one day to the next my playback system seems to be broken. I'm not talking about delay; or choppy playback: It sounds like a broken CD! no matter if I stream youtube, or music from my hard ...
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163 views

Could not open stream (livestreamer)

I use ubuntu 12.04 32-bit.I recently installed livestramer to see youtube video via command line.Now while playing I am giving the following and getting an error-- $livestreamer ...
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How to fix: Firefox Flash video doesn't cancel display suspend?

I'd glad to see a solution not related to display suspension delay (got reasoned 1 min), that will make videos played in Firefox via Flash cancel display suspending. It's okay in Totem - while playing ...
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0answers
410 views

Totem-plugin-viewer requires text/html decoder

I have a Synology NAS Server on my LAN and when I try to reproduce *.mkv files trough it (Video Station) on Google Chrome (Ubuntu 13.10) it appears a message. It tells that the totem-plugin-viewer ...
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349 views

how do I config a Foscam FI9821W IP camera on Firefox

I'm running Ubuntu 12.04 and Firefox. I've got a Foscam FI9821W IP camera and I'm trying to get live video on Firefox. Then I want to add to zoneminder. I opened the IPCam Client page and downloaded ...
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A: How to disable generation of thubmnail just for video / movie? [duplicate]

How to disable generation of thumbnails for video files in file browser? Solved accordingly to this answer. Install dconf-tools package and run dconf-editor. "In the tree on the left, navigate ...
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How to install the latest version of VLC (2.1.2) on Ubuntu 12.04?

I need play video in ultra-hd 4K definition (3840×2160 pixels) and my favorite player is VLC. In Ubuntu 12.04 LTS the latest available version of VLC is 2.0.8 which does not have support for this ...
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1answer
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Pinnacle DC 10+ does not work properly

I have an old card - Pinnacle DC-10 plus. Some time ago I didn't have any problem with this device. Ubuntu recognized it O'k and I used TVtime for watching clips I got from an external video device. ...
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how to install h.264 decoder?

i tried playing videos in movie player but only the audio could be hears. i tried playing the video with dragon player but here also only the audio could be heard a message box appeared showing the ...
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29 views

Playing Movies and no 3G dongle connection after upgrading to 12.04

I have a Vodafone Webbook that used the Linux (ver10.04) that couldn't connect through my Vodafone K3565 dongle, so I upgraded to it to 12.04. Now it doesn't want to play any movies, AVI or Mp4, and ...
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Issues with playing videos on the net

I re-installed Ubuntu(12.04.3) a few days back. Now with my previous install, I had no issue playing media( this question is specific to videos for I haven't tried plain, audio files yet), but what ...
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108 views

Can't install Ubuntu newer than 8.04 -Intel 855GM graphics card

I have an old laptop with an Intel graphics card. I can't install any Ubuntu newer than 8.04 because the installer fails. I tried to install Ubuntu 12.04 yesterday, and got a message that the graphics ...
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Ubuntu 12.04 ATI 6450

Right now my video card isn't responding after the Ubuntu Logo is shown, (I see a black screen and that's it) I have installed ubuntu 12.04 AMD64 and if I remove the video card and use the VGA from ...
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368 views

Ubuntu 12.04 media player does not show video?

This question seems poor but i really facing this problem (I am new to ubuntu). I install Ubuntu 12.04 on my HP laptop. I also upgraded all its packages using sudo apt-get update && sudo ...
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videos don't play correctly in firefox in Ubuntu

video attempts to play, but it shows up only on the left half of the video window. the right half of the video window is just colored horizontal lines
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Cannot download videos on Ubuntu 12.04 using youtube-dl

I wanted to download this particular video of David Archuleta - Crush and i cannot seem to download it. I tried updating , reinstalling the application using the terminal but still cannot download the ...
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297 views

How can I use Ubuntu 12.04 server to play a repeating video loop on a connected tv?

I would like to use ubuntu server 12.04 to play a repeating video loop on a connected tv. There won't be any interaction with the system once it is live, except remotely. Additionally, I need to ...
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1answer
350 views

How to disable high-res Grub2 and Linux Console?

I am trying to install Ubuntu 12.04.3 LTS (32 bit server) on an embedded computer that uses the Intel N2800 CPU and chipset. I know there is no video driver for this chipset, but I don't care because ...
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ubuntu 12.04 and pinnacle firewire card

I am running Ubuntu 12.04 and have a Pinncale video capture card installed. I am attempting to download a movie from my DV camera. The card is seen by the system: > lspci 02:01.0 Multimedia ...
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529 views

Does Ubuntu 12.04 work well with the ASUS VivoBook S500?

I am planning to buy an ASUS VivoBook S500 very soon and run Ubuntu on it. This ultrabook has a touch screen and I want to make sure it will work perfectly with Ubuntu. I found this video showing ...
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Skype causes audio/video playback to speed up?

Recently I had a problem with audio and video playback speeds. The night before the issue everything played fine (on VLC, Youtube, etc.). The day after, the audio and video playback speeds were ...
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How do you use a Dazzle DVC 100 Capture Card on Ubuntu 12.04?

I've been wanting to do it for a long time. Ever since I installed Ubuntu 12.04. I looked at tutorials all over the internet, and had no luck. I tried these instructions, (like another user) and he ...
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1answer
54 views

Ubuntu video lens

I am using Ubuntu 12.04.I have a problem about unity video lens.When I use filter ; for an example YouTube and just searched about fast and furious , it appears very different search results than the ...
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2answers
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Purple and green screen when watching video on youtube?

Just installed ubuntu 12.04 lts onto my desktop. Everything works great but when i go to watch a video on youtube the video appears only in green and purple? Sound is coming through just fine and ...
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1answer
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Any apps for comparing two video files? Content wise on 12.04

i have an issue with lots of home videos. some with same name but with different content. and some with same content. IS there an application that can compare the content or something and then either ...
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314 views

Graphics Driver not showing - LSPCI doesn't work!

I have been trying all day to get this to work! So please, help me :) I am new to Linux so I'm not really sure about alot of things. I have installed RDP and I can view my desktop (Ubuntu 12.04) ...
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Why isn't skype video call working?

When I use skype 4.2 for ubuntu 12.04, there is a cross on the video sign making a video conference impossible to do. Ive tried everything, logging out, this code that doesn't work. ...
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Ubuntu 12.04 installation on Sony Vaio VGN-UX390N - monitor blank on right, vertical lines on left

I recently installed 12.04 onto this little Sony, taking everything but the small recovery partition for its original Vista OS, and everything went well. Yesterday, I noticed when I turned it on, ...
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Screen problems

I struggled a lot in order to install Ubuntu because of a problem with the video drivers caused by when installing the driver and after turning it on it just appears a black screen, which worked for ...
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119 views

720p video lags on Ubuntu 12.04

My system: Core 2 Duo CPU, Intel X4500 graphics, 4GB RAM I am running Ubuntu 12.04 64-bit. I am trying to play local files. I have a dual boot, Ubuntu with Windows, and those videos work fine on ...
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705 views

Netflix app running choppy

I am trying to run the Netflix app on Ubuntu 12.04. The sound quality is perfect but the frame rate in only about 10-15 per second. Although the PC is old YouTube and other video sites work fine. ...
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Ubuntu 12.04 Flash problems

When I'm watching a video played by Flash Player, after approximately 20 minutes, the video starts to be slow and it loses the audio/video synchronization, and as more time passes, the audio and the ...