VLC Media Player is an open-source media player / transcoder / streaming server maintained by the VideoLAN organization.

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VLC Player and VirtualBox font problem in Xubuntu 14.04 LTS

I've installed VLC player and VirtualBox. Both of them have the similar character/font problem as you may see from the screen shots. I also tried to install and re-installing them via Software Center ...
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VLC fails to install on 14.04

I'm (desperately) trying to install VLC on my 14.04. apt-cache policy vlc returns: vlc: Installed: (none) Candidate: 2.1.6-0ubuntu14.04.1 Version table: 2.1.6-0ubuntu14.04.1 0 ...
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VLC player - problem with HD/fullHD videos

I have Linux Mint 17 Cinnamon 64bit OS. My problem is with VLC player - when I play some HD/fullHD videos - a screen freeze 2 or 3 times per minute. Screen show me actual video with weird cube and ...
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Cannot install VLC on 15.04 - dependencies cannot be resolved

Installing from Software Centre I get Package dependencies cannot be resolved This error could be caused by required additional software packages which are missing or not installable. ...
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How to watch streaming media in VLC/kodi

how can I see this stream (http://www.stream4free.eu/game-of-thrones) in VLC / kodi through one .m3u file? I found this code but does not work: #EXTM3U #EXTINF:-1,Game of Thrones ...
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I am not able to see the menu bar of VLC media player

Since last few days I am not able to close the VLC media player, through 'cross' button and I have to use 'Alt+F4' to close it. I cannot see the menu bar. I have uninstalled and reinstalled the VLC ...
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Power button closes apps?

When I press the power button to suspend, vlc and qbittorrent exit. It's really annoying cause some times I accidentally hit it and everything closes. Anyone know why or how to fix it?
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Package depencies can not be resolved(ubuntu 14.04)?

when iam trying to install vlc in ubuntu software center the following error is showing.how can solve this issue?
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error: sudo apt-get install vlc?

$ sudo apt-get install vlc Reading package lists... Done Building dependency tree Reading state information... Done Some packages could not be installed. This may mean that you have requested ...
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Play dual movies, using two sound devices one for original version and the other one for dubbed

I have some movies, in avi and mp4 format, with two sound channels. It would be great, if I could play both channels on different sound cards to be listened with earphones (one for me and the other ...
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I cannot play audio in Firefox, KODI and other video streams, video is fine, just no audio

After an update yesterday to Ubuntu 14.04.3 LTS, I no longer have audio when I play a video from Youtube, KODI, or other video streams. I can play audio using Jack/Alsa using the VLC player, so it ...
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VLC doesn't show track details in system sound menu/indicator

VLC isn't showing details about the current track in the system sound menu/indicator as seen here: http://s30.postimg.org/k8u7djxo1/Screenshot_from_2015_08_19_21_21_55.png I can still control VLC ...
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Where does VLC store it's settings?

In VLC, where are the settings stored - specifically whether it stores ripped songs sequentially, not overwriting.
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Xubuntu, VLC Media Player overwrites

When my VLC Media Player rips a audio-CD it rips the first track. Then it asks whether I want to "overwrite" or "keep" the existing file. If I enter overwrite it rips the second song but stores it ...
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Ubuntu 12.04LTS and blu-ray

I have a blu-ray disc (original),ubuntu 12.04LTS and VLC 2.0.10. I have followed this guide on web but VLC still not working: sudo apt-get install libbluray-bdj libaacs0 mkdir ~/.config/aacs/ cd ...
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VLC unattended user integration on Ubuntu 14.04

I am using Ubuntu 14.04, VLC 2.1.6. Everthing is running fine and very consistent. Ubuntu complete advance package added to support most video codecs. Below are my steps, and the script that will ...
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Make VLC Media Player my default player [duplicate]

When I insert a cd in drive, it starts up the Parole Media Player. How do I change that so the VLC Media Player, which is installed on my PC, becomes the default player?
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Audacious can't play some m4a files, but vlc can play it

I have some audio files with m4a format. But some of the file can't be played with Audacious but can be played with VLC. Why did it happen?
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How to stream an increasing video file over HTTP?

I'm creating a ts video file with GnuTV, so it's always growing while GnuTv is running. I serve it over Http with Apache. On the client I could watch the file with Mplayer2 or VLC. But the stream ...
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How to play DVD with Ubuntu 14.04?

I have an external USB DVD drive which works fine with my Win7 laptop; however, when I connect it to my netbook (Ubuntu 14.04), it will not play commercial (encrypted) DVDs. I have installed the VLC ...
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Cannot play (or rip) Audio CD (but DVD and Data play)

Ubuntu 14.04 (64 bit) I cannot play (or rip) Audio CDs. I can play and read DVDs and data CDs / DVDs. When I try to play an audio CD in VLC I get the following error: Your input can't be opened: ...
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Package dependencies cannot be resolved VLC and other softwares

The following packages have unmet dependencies: vlc: Depends: vlc-nox (= 2.1.6-0ubuntu14.04.1) but 2.1.6-0ubuntu14.04.1 is to be installed Depends: libc6 (>= 2.15) but 2.19-0ubuntu6.6 is to ...
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VLC 2.2.1 doesn't play HEVC/H.265 encoded videos [duplicate]

When I try to play H.265 encoded videos on VLC Player 2.2.1 (WeatherMax) on Ubuntu 14.04, I get the following error: Codec not supported: VLC could not decode the format "hevc" (MPEG-H Part2/HEVC ...
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not able to see video file content in disc

I am user of kubuntu 14.04 lts. Whenever I insert any video disc, in notification bar it shows you have 4 action for this device and if I choose vlc it start playing video, but when I open file ...
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Does Rhythmbox have folder play option?

I can select a folder in nautilus, right-click and choose "Open with VLC..." as well as "Open with Rhythmbox" but while the VLC option plays the files in the folder, Rhythmbox doesn't play the ...
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Media playback & App Store

I recently moved back from Windows 8.1 Pro to Ubuntu since the 12.04 LTS edition. I am currently using Ubuntu 14.04 LTS of 32 bit version. The music and video files were not playing as there were ...
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Playlists in mediaplayers not able to trace song files after restarting ubuntu 14.04 LTS

Rhythmbox, VLC player, Audacious, I tried all. Similar problem arises. After creating playlists, it is working fine for the first time. After restarting and playing the playlists, error message ...
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How to install VLC with no internet connection

I need to install VNC in one Ubuntu machine. The problem is that machine is in a remote site with no internet access whatsoever. I could download a VLC installer for Ubuntu and take it to the machine ...
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problem when installing vlc on ubuntu 15.04 its taken more than 10 hrs but not successfully installed and give the msg

The following information may help to resolve the situation: The following packages have unmet dependencies: vlc : Depends: vlc-nox (= 2.2.1-2~ppa1) but it is not going to be installed ...
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How can I play videos on Ubuntu? using any player [duplicate]

I'm newbie with Ubuntu -- I use ubuntu 14.04 LTS. I was trying to play some video using ubuntu video player and it required installing some plugins but this error occurred: Package dependencies ...
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Ubuntu 14.04 - vlc starts extremely slow

I have a big issue with VLC player.. I love this player I do not want to use any other - but !! when I try to open a movie I have to wait about 10-30 sec before it starts. It is extremely annoying ...
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Can't install VLC [duplicate]

I'm trying to install VLC on Ubuntu by using the following commands: sudo apt-get update && sudo apt-get upgrade sudo apt-get install vlc After trying to run the first command, an error is ...
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Vlc, banshee doesn't playing song when tuxguitar opened!

I install tuxguitar 1.2 using custom soundfont from package fluid-soundfont-gm and fluid-soundfont-gs. The sound i got from the custom fontsound was great. But when tuxguitar opened: VlC,Banshee, and ...
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Install of vlc fails after upgrade to 15.04

vlc : Depends: libgles1-mesa (>= 7.8.1) but it is not going to be installed or libgles1 VLC was "removed" during upgrade. I disabled all PPAs before upgrading (from Kubuntu 14.10 to ...
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Not able to install VLC on 14.04

here is result when I typed Can anyone solve my problem? after doing execute command of following install libavcodec-extra I realized that vlc and golden dict disappeared. some other apps may ...
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VLC playlists don't work after restarting ubuntu

I've saved playlists after assigning songs to them from the library. Loading the playlists and playing them works fine. But on restarting, after loading the playlists when I click on 'play', error ...
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How to make a new playlist in VLC player and assign songs?

How can I make a new playlist in VLC player(2.1.6 Rincewind), give it a name and assign songs to it. There is no menu called 'playlist' and menu item 'new playlist'.
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Silent audio in vlc, ubuntu 15.04

When skipping trough videos in vlc by clicking on the timeline the audio sometimes goes silent. I can sometimes bring it back by clicking around on the timelime, or restarting the audio track. I'm ...
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Canonical does not provide updates for VLC media player?

I am trying to update VLC media player to the latest version, I've tried the usual apt-get update and upgrade, however it won't update to the latest version (2.2). My current version is below. $ vlc ...
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Check Software Version

I need to check the current version of VLC I have running, however I don't know where it is installed (can't see it in /etc or /bin). If I do vlc in a terminal then the application starts, but is ...
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I deleted my Home content, how to restore?

I tried to reset my vlc configuration by using this commands in the terminal vlc --reset-config Then when i try to view the documents, downloads, music, pictures and videos folder all files were ...
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Are there any “pretty” video players for Ubuntu? [closed]

14.04, specifically. Sorry if this is kind of a silly question. I have a lot of movies on mp4, and I was just curious if there is a video player that looks nice with which I can play them; VLC and the ...
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vlc failed play rtsp video from command line

I am using Ubuntu and VLC for an application which needs a tiled-of 5X4 videos in the screen. The video source are ip Cameras and it transmit videos as RTSP streams. the sample URL to access the feed ...
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15.04 Totem stream errors on previously working videos

I have videos downloaded that worked prior to 15.04 and now give either: internal data stream error GStreamer encountered a general stream error They appear to be common formats like MPEG-4 ...
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Sound Not Working after 15.04 Update

The system audio and headphones/speakers aren't working for the default Videos application or the VLC Player, but it is working for the Rhythmbox Music Player. This happens even when the same file is ...
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When playing mkv movie by vlc media player, sometimes I only get the video not the audio

I have VLC media player installed on Ubuntu 14.04 64 bit. The problem is when I play movies that are in .mkv format using VLC it sometimes cannot play the sound of the movie and I only see the video. ...
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Possible Decoding Issue Using VLC Media Player

I'm using VLC Media Player, trying to multicast a .mkv file over the network without any transcoding, and the display is very pixellated and choppy. The two machines are both running Linux, Debian ...
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VLC Multicasting Choppy Quality Video

I'm trying to mutlicast a video using VLC from my Debian server to my Ubuntu Client. For some reason the video is choppy and pixellated when my client joins the feed. I keep getting the output below. ...
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Error while installing vlc player

I am trying to install the VLC on my Ubuntu 14.04 system, while installing I got an error like below, please help me. $ sudo apt-get install vlc Reading package lists... Done Building dependency ...
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Playing GoPro video in Linux

I have 1080p 60fps video that I took with my GoPro Hero4 and want to play on my linux desktop. When I try to use Totem to watch the videos, it always plays them in slow motion and the sound cuts ...