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Questions tagged [video-player]

Questions related with Video Players and its working in Ubuntu

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How to initialize the camera or video frame when calling YOLO3 detection? [on hold]

I am quite new to Ubuntu. Recently, I am working on a YOLO detection project. Everything is working fine except when I feed a video in by calling a function using command line, there is supposed to ...
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Is there software to automatically add subtitles to the videos?

I am looking for a software or media player that has subtitles automatically. For example with VLC, if I do not have the subtitle file, I can not have the subtitles. Is there any software that allows ...
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Media player that syncs with notes

Any application that function like google's www.videonot.es, but can run as a application in ubuntu? Typically am looking for a application that help me take notes while watching video tutorial with ...
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Video Play Rotate Automatically

When I play a video(both in video player and browsers) on my ubuntu 18.04 TLS it runs smoothly but after a while the display reverse to it automatically.It happens each and every time I play videos.It ...
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I have a dvd movie that won't play in Ubuntu16.04

I'm a novice, but am able to copy and paste commands into the terminal. There are some movies I can play, but not this one (a .VOB file) I've tried installing libdvdcss-dev through the terminal but ...
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Movie Play Does Not Work In Ubuntu 18.04

I could play all of my DVDs in 16.04 LTS, but since upgrading to 18.04.1 LTS it will play none of the DVDs. I checked the various libdvd packages and they are all current as well as the ubuntu ...
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unable to play video on videos [closed]

I am using Ubuntu 18.04 but is unable to play videos which are playing perfectly on Ubuntu 14.04.But still manages to play on mpv media player.It get distorted while opening in videos.
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Ubuntu (GNOME) default video player name

I want to report a bug with the default video player in Ubuntu. Based on this instructions I need to also know the program name. On the icon it's named "Videos" but using ubuntu-bug videos returns an ...
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convert 720p to 1080p 60fps ffmpeg

I'm confused where to ask. I want to ask, please give the encode script to convert the video I made from 720p to 1080 60fps. when I check the video I can't reach 60fps if I use the script below ...
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Video player with TTML support

Is there any video player for Ubuntu that supports the TTML (Timed-Text Markup Language) subtitle format? I have tried VLC (version 2.2.2). Neither MPlayer supports it according to its documentation.
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codecs: why keeping useless codecs?

After having updated from Ubuntu TLS 16.2 to Ubuntu 18.4.1 I experienced some problems by reading videos stored on my hard disk, the formats of which are mpeg or mp4. Effects are intermittent ...
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How to play AV1 videos on Ubuntu 16.04.5

In both totem and vlc, I cannot play AV1 videos. Sample videos can be downloaded here. How can I watch AV1 videos on Ubuntu 16.04.5?
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watch youtube while using other applications [duplicate]

I want to watch youtube while using any other application. Means a floating small size pinned screen. Is there any floating widget or something available for that? I am using ubuntu 18.04.
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can't play MP4 AVI DVD

I am in process of converting from win10 to Ubuntu 18.04...tired of suffering. Have used Ubuntu in past but not recently, loved it then, love it now, but having problems with older desktop. load on ...
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Video playback artifacts [duplicate]

When I watch movies I see annoying "artifacts". It looks like parts of video are slid a bit horizontally. Artifacts depend on how different is frame from next one, in other words on how much action is ...
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Make video player to keep playing when lid is closed

I use Ubuntu 16.04 LTS I want my pc to stay on and allow music or movie in my players (either Ubuntu's default player or VLC media player) to keep playing when the lid is closed. I want this to occur ...
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slow response of media player

I am using Ubuntu 16.4.3. Whenever I play an audio or video, it takes about 13 to 14 seconds to play regardless of any video player. I have used VLC mpv and others too, while it takes only one second ...
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DVD does not work - no solution found yet

So I've been thru a lot of trouble already trying to get the DVD running. I installed all the latest versions of all libdvd files (including libdvdcss2), I checked my country code and tried with ...
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Mpv selected files to playlist

Since I upgraded Ubuntu from 16.04 to 17.10 mpv doesn't automatically put all selected files into a playlist. For example: If I select two .mp4 files in nautilus it opens mpv two times instead of one ...
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Can MPlayer flip a video horizontally?

I know VLC can do it but that stopped working :( Can Gnome MPV do it? Can MPlayer do it? It makes learning Tai Chi from videos soo much easier.
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My video player in Ubuntu 18.04 LTS lags

The frame rate appears to lag a lot but the sound works fine. Also, I feel that the animation on my desktop is lagging a bit too. Videos on firefox and chrome work fine. I have upgraded from 16.10 LTS....
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Problems playing videos

When I open video files (mp4, mkv, avi) in default Ubuntu 17.10 app ("Videos") I get messy picture with little color squares and after few seconds it totally freezes my screen, so I must restart ...
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No Video Playback in Web (Epiphany), Videos (Totem)and Gthumb

Running 17.10 (gnome session and xorg). I seem to have lost the ability to playback videos in Web(Epiphany), Videos(Totem) and Gthumb. Other applications such as VLC and Gnome MPV still work fine, as ...
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Show final frame when video is finished

In totem (a.k.a Videos) when the movie finishes, the first frame is shown. Is there a plugin to make the last frame show when the movie finishes? It'd be useful because I use it for training/...
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Prevent mpv from opening maximised

Is there a setting I can add to ~/.config/mpv/scripts to prevent mpv from opening in a maximised window?
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Problem with OS Ubuntu 17.10 hangs when working with video

Has anyone encountered such a problem? On my PC is installed OS Ubuntu 17.10 Very often, after watching the video, when I click on the close button of the video player, no matter what default Gnome or ...
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How to pin video player top of another app? [closed]

I am searching for a video player like "PotPlayer" in windows where i can pin the video player on top of another app, that means i can watch tutorial and code them on IDE at the same time. Is there a ...
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how to play MLV video on ubuntu

I have Ubuntu 17.10 and i want to play the MLV video format. i tried the default video player and VLC and doesn't work. i tried also the following command: sudo apt-get install vlc-plugin-libde265 ...
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Change the video DVD player of upper-right button displayed in Nautilus

In 16.04, when a DVD movie is accessed in Nautilus there is a button in the top right corner to play the movie in Totem. Can this be replaced by other player like VLC or MPV? This is not asking how ...
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My Captured video is black sceen [duplicate]

I have ubuntu 17.10, and I use simplescreenrecorder and vokoscreen, both to capture video on Screen, but the problem is the captured file is black and just shows the mouse curses and has the voice.can ...
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Thumbnail seeking feature in video players [duplicate]

YouTube (and many other online video streaming websites) has a nifty feature. If you place the mouse cursor at any point on the video progress bar at the bottom of the video, a thumbnail pops up ...
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Media player recommendation for automatically playing files in the folder

As the question specifies, I am looking for a player that can play next video file present in the folder. It should also sort the files in a good manner.vide For example:- If the files present in a ...
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Unable to play video files smoothly

All my video files keep getting stuck after being played for about 5-10 minutes. Audio keeps on playing but video gets stopped at one screen instant, and moves erratically, as if trying to keep up ...
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SMPlayer + mpv missing OSD

The OSD shows nothing when I change the sound volume or jump. It used to show "Volume: XXX%" and current time with a bar. Changed after some update. How can I have it back? SMPlayer 17.8.0-1~xenial1 ...
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is possible connect the xbox360 controller to ubuntu without reciver?

i have a question: i have a one controll of PS4 and i connecte it with my laptop ubuntu and it work fine, but i have a cousin and the have a xbox console with two xbox controlls, we try connect them ...
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dvd video reader not working

I have regionset installed, as well as libdvdcss, libdvdreader4, libdvdnav4, gstreamer1.0-plugins-bad and gstreamer1.0-plugins-ugly, following this page's instructions: https://help.ubuntu.com/stable/...
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Facebook videos not playing on Mozilla (but working on Youtube) - 16.04

Facebook videos stopped playing but on youtube everything is still fine. When I play videos on Facebook I get: "Something Went Wrong, we're having trouble playing this video". I already did: 1) ...
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How to install mpeg4 and h264 in ubuntu offline? [duplicate]

I am not connected with the internet . So I need to download mpeg4 plugin and h264 plugin for playing videos . Please comment a line for downloading? I am new to ubuntu
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Why are youtube videos playing without sound?

I had connected my laptop to PC. After changing the default sound settings from HDMI back to inbuilt speakers, I can play videos on laptop properly. However, the videos on youtube play with no sound. ...
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Select another audio track

How can I set another audio track in a movie (for default ubuntu video player)? Usually, I can do this by: View --> Languages --> Name of audio track. But when audio track is not inside video file, ...
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Ubuntu 16.04 LTS - Freeze after out of fullscreen mode (YouTube, each others)

I have a bug: When I watch some video on YouTube or each other site in FullScreen mode - and then when I exit from this fullscreen - I have freeze of my computer. Sound is still working (video is ...
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Multimedia Player (Ubuntu 16.04 LTS) [duplicate]

I need a multimedia (specially video) player for Ubuntu 16.04 LTS (somewhat like pot-player/km player )
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Ubuntu 16.10 Video Closed Captioning

Every time I play a video that has closed captioning embedded, I see the closed captioning on the screen. How do I turn-off closed captioning for videos in 16.10?
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How do I add myself to the video group after installing AMDGPU-PRO driver?

I'm trying to install AMDGPU-PRO 16.40 but after installation I can't add myself to the video group. I've tried running sudo usermod -a -G video $LOGNAME but after going into groups all I can see is ...
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video.js won't playback in Firefox, video/mp4" is not supported warning

I'm new to Linux desktop environment. I've just recently install a fresh Ubuntu Desktop 16.04 and Fedora 25 to learn. I've installed Firefox 51.0.1 on both Linux platforms as well as on a Windows 7 ...
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how to play .avi file from a remotely connected Ubuntu with -X flag (without dropping quality/resolution of video)?

How to open a .avi video from a -X ssh version of an Ubuntu terminal? None of the ones said below work for me: The syntax to open any file in its default application is xdg-open If you mean ...
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Play my favorite games of PalyStation, Xbox,SEGA and Pc on Ubuntu [closed]

Lakka is a GNU / Linux distribution based on Retroarch and OpenELEC, with an interface with a look of mediacenter. This distro has a wide catalog of emulators that will allow us to enjoy titles of ...
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Miro for Ubuntu 16 +

Is there a way to install Miro for Ubuntu 16? the latest version is only compatible with ubuntu 15. I know it has many alternatives but imo, any of them comes close when it comes to GUI. TomaHawk as ...
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VLC media player not able to play a movie DVD [duplicate]

I have installed VLC media player on Edubuntu Desktop. I put in a new movies but the VLC will not play new movies However, when I put in movie that some burnt, VLC played it just fine. What should ...
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Videos won't play on FB

This after recent update. Was missing Youtube videos as well but that repaired itself when I refreshed FF. Was suggested by Adobe to make flash my preferred/ default player but I don't know where ...