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Questions tagged [vlc]

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VLC do not open

Basically, VLC closes without even opening the video file. When I try to open it from the command line it gives Segmentation fault. I have tried to uninstall and install again. But it didn't help. How ...
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Elementary OS 0.3.2 Freya 64-bit Ubuntu 14.04 downloading VLC

I've been trying to download the latest version of VLC which is 3.something (my elementary has vlc 2.1.6 rincewind). If I go to the Videolan download page or if I use Software Center they both revert ...
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VLC player - Video lost in fullscreen

I consider vlc player to be the goto player (even though now im starting to like the native elementary OS video player). When i make it full screen some part of video is getting lost.
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How to install 3.0.1 VLC Player on elementary os?

When I use Ubuntu on videolan.org site and click donwload VLC it simply opens apt://vlc link and I can install vlc. However elementary os does not support that kind of links. I tried to find a .deb ...
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VLC users. What happens when you exit while in the fullscreen mode (alt+f4)? Does it start in the same size as you have before going fullscreen? [closed]

Can somebody that uses vlc tell me what happens in situation described in the title? On mine, when i start vlc after exiting in fullscreen mode, it forgets the window size that i had before going ...
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DVD Playback: decoding issue after libdvd-pkg installed

Followed instructions on How to play a DVD on Loki, but the DVD video would just not play decoded. Sound is ok. But DVD menus and video content remain encrypted. Running loki 0.4.1 on a 2006 2,1 ...
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After kept back packages, AppCenter deleted VLC

During a manual update last week, I saw some mesa-related packages kept back, but I dind't do anything about it. Yesterday I updated via AppCenter and today I've discovered that VLC is missing. Now I ...
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I cannot play a DVD in any video player

Have tried everything. VLC no longer opens via GUI. Once I did get the dvd to play in VLC by opening it from terminal. I can only open from terminal now. This is what it says: gabriel@gabriel-...
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sound device is not shown after purging pulseaudio

I installed pulseaudio-equlizer to increase the quality of sound in my laptop. But after installing it, when playing videos in vlc player sound volume got increased and got decreased from time to time ...
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How to install VLC 2.0.8

With new version of VLC you cannot automatically download the subtitles. The only solution is to install vlc-2.0.8: I get the source file from here. The I run tar xf vlc-2.0.8.tar.xz after running ...
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How can i play .MTS videos in elementary OS?

Is it a Codec issue? i just try with Video,VLC, with mplayer, with,i try to convert it with openshot, with avidemux, but it does not work, someone have any suggestions? i can play it in mac and ...
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Unable to install vlc

When I ran: sudo apt-get install vlc- I got: ravan@ravan:~$ sudo apt-get install vlc Reading package lists... Done Building dependency tree Reading state information... Done Some packages ...
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How to remove broken installations?

Recently I tried to install VLC through Software center. But due to internet problem, it was errored while installing. Now its giving trouble. So I need to remove it then I want to install a fresh ...
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Enable Pantheon notifications?

How do I enable Pantheon notifications (e.g. for a certain application)? By accident I removed the ability for notifications while using VLC (with dconf editor), and would like to know if I'm able to ...
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Adding support for the “hevc” format to VLC without using ppa

I know that I can add support with this code: sudo apt-add-repository ppa:strukturag/libde265 && sudo apt-get update && sudo apt-get install vlc-plugin-libde265 But I do try to avoid ...
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Problem with VLC minimal X theme on freya OS

i have installed VLC and I want to use this theme : VLC - MinimalX by Maverick07x on DeviantArt When I choose the theme from preferences its ok and the theme changes but the problem is when I want ...
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Not able to install VLC

I am new in linux environment. And after doing some research, I found elementary is the best user friendly OS we have. I installed the 32-bit version of it, and now I am trying to install VLC using ...
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How do I install the latest version of VLC media player?

The version supplied is significantly out of date, to the point where I faced issues with specific codecs relying on a newer version. I would prefer an official build or repository.
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How do I add support for the “hevc” format to VLC? [duplicate]

No suitable decoder module: VLC does not support the audio or video format “hevc". Unfortunately there is no way for you to fix this.
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Is VLC 2.2 available for elementary OS Freya?

Installing in this way with apturl what I get is VLC. 2.1.6 But this is maybe a larger Ubuntu issue? I know a PPA that can work (sudo add-apt-repository ppa:mc3man/trusty-media) - from here.