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How do I turn off subtitles in Audience/Videos?

It's a bug in Audience and it's already reported on Launchpad: https://bugs.launchpad.net/audience/+bug/1362910 P.S. If you've wandered to this post and saw this bug, and it affects you - please ...
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How do I clear the playlist in Videos?

I think you are right. There is no button or command on the gui to delete the played videos. But you can delete the last played videos over the terminal with following command. gsettings set org....
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How to get Audience working?

Due to US patent law, elementary is not able to freely distribute codecs for many popular media formats. You will likely need to purchase a license for the codecs from Fluendo on their website. ...
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How to uninstall the default Videos application - Freya

To uninstall the default videos application (audience) run the following in a terminal. sudo apt remove audience Remember to mark as answer if it works
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Is there a way to change aspect ratio when playing videos in Videos (Audience) player?

vlc allows you to cycle between different aspect ratios using the a key or the menu Video->Aspect Ratio mpv allows to cycle between different aspect ratios with a key set in ~/.mpv/input.conf. To ...
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How to play a DVD on Loki?

Since Ubuntu 15.10, libdvdcss (the package required for CSS decryption) is installed as part of the libdvd-pkg package, with no additional steps required. sudo apt install libdvd-pkg The default ...
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Is there a button in Audience (Videos Application) to switch to full screen?

Just double click inside the video frame.
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Buggy interface for audience

If you don't see the issue using the default theme then it's a Xenite issue. Since I don't develop this theme anymore, I won't fix that even if it's an issue with the theme.
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Buggy interface for audience

For me, the culprit was gstreamer1.0-clutter. Installing Totem with its dependencies fixed my problem and by uninstalling package with package, I came to gstreamer1.0-clutter. Hope it helps ...
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Is there a way to increase Videos (Audience) sound volume more than 100%?

It's not possible to do it. Anyway, when you set your VLC volume over 100% that will also create distortion, so you will get the same effect if you set the general volume a little over 100%.
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Audience video player last played video

Actually this is a feature, not a bug. However if you do not need it, you might want to implement some sort of solution to reset it. Some alternatives depending on your exact needs follow. You might ...
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Is there a way to change aspect ratio when playing videos in Videos (Audience) player?

Okay, at the risk of being considered rude, I need to ask why coderMess decided to not answer the user's question, but instead offer up advice on using another piece of software. Sure, you can use ...
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