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how avi file is stored in a disk in ext2 file system?

avi file like any other multimedia file contains audio video streams along with metadata describing synchronizing information. I am confused whether the avi file is stored in a partition as a ...
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12 views

Watching video on youtube laptop freeze with weird sound

Sometimes it just happens, and I dont know why, during the screen freezed my keyboard and mouse unable to work well, so I had to force shutdown to restart. I use google chrome as my main browser ...
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35 views

VLC Media Player and Youtube Playback jerky

I installed VLC Media Player 2.0.8 on my Ubuntu and I tried to play videos on youtube and VLC Media player they were jerky. The video stops and sound repeats again and again like a scratched VCD is ...
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16 views

Editing AVI Metadata

I know there are questions like this one but I tried other's solutions but they did not work for me. This 'works': ffmpeg -i input.avi -metadata title="Moonshine" -metadata author="Moonshine" ...
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1answer
45 views

usb video capture device: video displayed OK but NO sound?

I'm trying to digitize my old Video8 videos with a Terratec GrabsterAV350MX usb device on a Kubuntu system. Video display, and capture on basis of v4l2 is no problem. However I cannot get any sound. ...
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59 views

How to extract audio from video ?? (Not converting video into audio file ???) [closed]

It sounds strange to ask this question as it has been asked before. However the answers only refer to converting video files into audio files. I would like to get into the container and separate the ...
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291 views

How to install MPEG-1 Layer 3(MP3) ubuntu 13.10 64 bit

I dont't want to install any different software to play audio and video(want to use default player only). also i dont want to install any separate software to configure my plug ins for me. I need to ...
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1answer
43 views

ubuntu expectations for laptop drivers

I'm brand new to the ubuntu world. I'm trying to understand what ubuntu requires in the way of drivers (wireless, video, audio etc) when it's going to be installed on a laptop. I noticed when I ran ...
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44 views

Chromium Youtube codecs

I just tried to fix a problem I had as discribed here: This video is currently unavailable - Youtube (Since I have less then 15 reputation, I cannot simply add comments in that thread :() Installing ...
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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
19 views

audio and video players are not working

04.2. i want to install vlc and other media players. i tried through ubuntu soft center but it shows error message like "Requires installation of untrusted packages. The action would require the ...
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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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27 views

Is it possible to have real-time dyamic-range compression for my audio out?

Sometimes I'll be watching a video, and the audio's volume will vary greatly. I have to turn the volume up to hear the quiet parts, and then the loud sections blast through the speakers. Is it ...
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16 views

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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1answer
110 views

Linux adobe flash player youtube videos sound distorted

When I just start my computer, youtube videos work fine. However, after working for some time (might be related to suspend session), youtube videos don't work good anymore. They are very non-fluent: ...
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0answers
54 views

Kazam video recoder software low sound problem?

I am trying to record my screen as I speak while recording to make some tutorial video on my Ubuntu laptop. The problem I am facing is that the voice quality is very low in recording and then I tried ...
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33 views

Damaged mp4 file - can't extract audio

I've been trying fruitlessly for a while now and gotten so frustrated I finally succumbed and decided to ask for help. I ask though because this file is VERY important, it is also important I know ...
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0answers
48 views

graphics card with hdmi sound and video output for movies

I've got a desktop with a 2x Pentium Dual-Core CPU E5200 @ 2.50GHz and 2GB Ram. I am running Ubuntu 12.04.3 LTS, and a plasma tv with HDMI input. I would like to get a graphics card with hdmi video ...
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2answers
61 views

Creating a video from an audio file in Ubuntu?

I have recorded an audio file, and would like to upload it to Youtube. But Youtube requires me to convert it firstly to video. So how do you do that in Ubuntu? Thanks!
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2answers
423 views

Video editing app for lowering background noise while evidentiating slow voice?

I got a video who needs some delicate tweaks. In that video I recite several poems. My voice sounds too low, while the background noise is too high. If someone turns its sound at maximum to be able to ...
3
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2answers
580 views

How do you install avconv on Ubuntu Server 13.04?

I've searched and searched, but I can't find anything, besides compiling it, which gives me an error about ASM.
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0answers
279 views

Lubuntu 13.10 - Online video (ie YouTube) will not run in Firefox or Chromium.

Just installed Lubuntu 13.10 on an old Dell Dimension 3000 w/ 2GB RAM. Installation appeared to go fine, but I cannot get online videos to play properly using Firefox or Chromium. Using both YouTube ...
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1answer
88 views

DVD Audio Playback Silent - how to find codec

I'm utterly baffled by this but I'm sure the fix must be simple - I can play DVDs fine on my ubuntu machine but I have just bought a new DVD and there is no sound. The sound works on all other DVDs ...
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3answers
425 views

I am not able to download any plugin for audio or video on Ubuntu 13.10

I recently installed Ubuntu 13.10. And for some reason I am unable to download any plugin automatically. I never had this problem before. Here is an image what Rhythmbox or the default video player ...
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81 views

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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0answers
313 views

How can I have better sound quality?

I have been using Ubuntu for years now, and the latest Ubuntu 13.10 is working perfectly on my N56VZ. The image quality is awesome, better than on Windows, but there is one thing that is really ...
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1answer
302 views

vhs capture devices

Hi i have a vhs capture device ecap303 from climaxdigital used on windows 7 i am new to ubuntu but have used the command lsusb with the device connected and come up with ID EBIA : 2861 EMPIA ...
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79 views

GNOME-MPlayer lags and/or plays audio only

I installed Lubuntu 13.10 on my Dell Inspiron Mini 1018. I used LUKS encryption and have a separate /home /swap and /root partition. All other applications run perfectly save GNOME-MPlayer. When I try ...
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0answers
28 views

Fujitsu U2010 can't watch YouTube

I've installed 13.04 on my U2010 and everything went fine until I tried to watch YouTube. The video played OK with 240p resolution but there is ticking sound that really making watching the video a ...
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1answer
150 views

Ubuntu 12.10 with video and audio out of sync

Movies do not play in sync . Audio and Video not matching. Using the latest VLC to no avail. Ubuntu is fully updated too.
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331 views

Missing sound in youtube

I've just downloaded and installed ubuntu 12.04 alongside windows 7. But being new to the system, I notice that there is no sound on youtube videos, whether it is a downloaded video or directly from ...
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1answer
291 views

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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118 views

merge video stream and two Stereo audio streams in 5.1 with a terminal command

What i want as result: a video with the english stream on the front lineout of my soundcard and a german audio stream on the rear lineout of my soundcard. so far i extracted the streams with: ...
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93 views

Is it possible to disable the video output in a video player but keep the audio enabled?

I sometimes hide the video player and only listen to music. But it still uses the processor, and my computer gets hot. Is there a way to temporarily disable video output and only play audio, without ...
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1answer
852 views

Audio and video auto of sync when streaming

When streaming my desktop to twitch.tv using avconv audio and video are out of sync. Sometimes it is already out of sync when starting the stream and sometimes they just drift apart after a while. ...
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1answer
119 views

Convert a presentation to video with narration

I have an OpenOffice presentation. I want to create a movie (for YouTube), that shows the slides, with my voice explaining about them. Is this possible in Ubuntu?
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111 views

Sound and video problem ubuntu 13

I'm new and I have few problems with ubuntu. First is that i have spikes while played any sounds (mp3,youtube etc..) I tiped sudo aplay -l and there is what terminal prints: **** List of PLAYBACK ...
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1answer
130 views

youtube doesn't work well

I replaced Windows 8 with Ubuntu. But now when I watch YouTube videos the video player does not work very well in 1080p. It sometimes does not load or stops and buffers every 30 seconds or so. ...
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71 views

An error occurred mp4 files

plz help me to read my mp4 files and mov files i can't read it a error message apparre say An error occurred This file contains no playable streams. this is the picture from my lap ![error ...
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1answer
282 views

All of my video is going fast, and has no sound

Movie Player, Blender, Youtube and Vimeo on chorme. Everything I try to play on my system has this issue. The videos play very fast, and have no sound at all. I just did an update, can I undo it? ...
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1answer
576 views

How to prevent video lag while watching video (On VLC and Totem)?

Thanks if you're reading this. First of all, I got to say that I have Ubuntu 12.10 (I had 12.04 before, and it was playing videos great, but then I upgraded it). Ok, so, I'm watching some video and ...
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370 views

MPlayer does not work

Using the xubuntu desktop, on Ubuntu Raring updated from Quantal. MPlayer never really worked. No video, no audio, nothing. I really can't be any more helpful, so here's the log: petey@home-pc:~$ ...
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1answer
43 views

Sound, Video, and Ethernet drivers [duplicate]

I'm a first time user of Ubuntu. Where can I get the Sound, Video, and Ethernet drivers for Ubuntu 12.04.2?
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143 views

Two issues. First the screen resolution and the second no sound

I just installed Ubuntu 12.04 and I am having two problems. My computer is a Sony Vaio VGC-JS160J all in one PC. The first problem that I have seems to be the resolution. I have a gray colored bar ...
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1answer
3k views

Any way to “play to” tv from ubuntu (not a media server)

Like the title says... i'm looking for a way to play music/videos from my media player TO a Tv on the same network. Basically like you can do with windoze media player and have been able to do for a ...
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0answers
165 views

No video or audio via HDMI?

I have been using xubuntu 13.04 for while but only recently had the need to use HDMI. When I connect my machine to a TV, the TV indicates that there is no signal. ALSA indicates that there is a HDMI ...
0
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1answer
742 views

Stream to Apple TV?

I would like to be able to do AV streaming and (or) mirroring with my apple TV from Ubuntu. I'm running 13.04. Is this possible, or will I have to do the outrageously inconvenient task of using an $20 ...
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0answers
99 views

Sound problem with GUVCVideo

I've just installed GUVCVideo (since Cheese was working very badly). At first it worked just fine, but after about 10 minutes it stopped recording sound. It does this by unckecking the box that says ...
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0answers
375 views

Does a Logitech C170 webcam work in Ubuntu 13.04?

I have a C170 webcam with integrated mic. In Cheese I can take pictures and video but the sound is not present in videos. In GTK UVC does not work at all. However with Skype everything is OK. Can ...
0
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1answer
446 views

How to make a video for Youtube on Linux?

In many Youtube videos there is a guy talking something to his laptop and recording a movie with his laptop built-in camera and a microphone. My questions are: 1) What program do you recommend to ...