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Applications that play videos on elementary OS. The OS's default video player is "Audience"—use that tag for questions specific to that application.

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Error on resize or move focus on video play back - no picture sound continues

On the epiphany browser when i watch a video on youtube it start playing OK. If I then resize, or move mouse focus off the player or try to use the mouse to re-wind the stream to replay the last bit ...
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Only mpv player plays video

Default elementary video player (as well as for example Cinema Player) stopped playing videos. Ths sound works, but there is no video (its black). Doesn't matter which type of video I play. Only mpv ...
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Video Player with custom HDMI refresh rate (frame rate)

Is there a free video player that can be installed in elementary OS and can change HDMI output refresh rate to the appropriate one for the played video's fps (50p for 25p and 50p, 24p for 24p, etc.)?
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How do I see 'Videos' keyboard shortcut list?

how do I see/configure 'Videos'/audience playback shortcuts like play/pause, speed up playback etc?
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mplayer: error while loading shared libraries

I'm getting the following error: mplayer: error while loading shared libraries: libvdpau.so.1: cannot open shared object file: No such file or directory Most likely it happened after manually ...
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How to install Flash player on Opera?

I can't watch any videos on southpark.cc.com or facebook, I tried to install flash player like in opera's tutorial but i don't have a folder called plugins in opera's main folder. I installed it from ...
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How to play a DVD on Loki?

Existing guides specify to install the libdvdread4 package and then run sudo /usr/share/doc/libdvdread4/install-css.sh to install DVD decryption support. However on Loki, this results in sudo: command ...
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Is there a button in Audience (Videos Application) to switch to full screen?

When I click the maximize button in the top right corner in Audience (the Videos Application) the header as well as the line with date and time and the indicators are still there. This seems kind of ...
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Screen distortion

I have installed Loki. Everything was fine with setup and desktop bue when I tried to open Music app this appened To be honest this is not new. I experienced this in Freya but can't remember what I ...
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Screen tearing and graphical glitches in Loki

I installed elementary OS Loki last night, and I have noticed that when I login the screen will do some weird glitch and then go to desktop. This also happens sometimes when I switch workplaces. My ...
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How to Solve Lagging/Choppy Videos When Playing HD Videos on Almost All Media Players

I am having a bad experience when playing HD videos through almost all media players. The videos seems lagging or choppy. The worst experience I got when playing through VLC media player. To get into ...
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Midori crashes when trying to play YouTube in fullscreen

On a fresh install of elementary OS Freya 0.3.2, Midori crashes repeatedly, when I am trying to play a full screen YouTube video. It works fine in the normal mode. Also, I installed the codecs that it ...
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Any idea how to change encoding for subtitles?

thanks for great OS system! Any idea how to change encoding of subtitles in default video app?
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What are the video players available for elementary OS?

What are the video players available for elementary OS and how to install them? I would like to know installation from the Software center and using terminal command: 1.SMplayer here 2.VLC here 3....
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Why HEVC format requires Dual-Core CPU?

I have an Intel Core i3 CPU m 380 @253GHz, and I had tried to play a HEVC file in VLC; it played but not smoothly(RAM is 4GB). However, I have another laptop of with Pentium R Dual-Core CPU T4500 @2....
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How to play H.265/HEVC videos?

I cannot play H.265/HEVC videos. While trying to play video I get an error "Audience needs video/x-unknown decoder to play this file". Here's a screenshot of an error. If I click on install video ...