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Install from a Repository You can install the latest supported version from the Official PPA. This has the added benefit of being an official build and distribution channel, maintained by VLC themselves. sudo apt-add-repository ppa:videolan/stable-daily && sudo apt-get update && sudo apt-get install vlc


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Install the HEVC VLC Plugin You will need to install libde265, which is an open source implementation of the h.265 video codec, or HEVC. sudo apt-add-repository ppa:strukturag/libde265 && sudo apt-get update && sudo apt-get install vlc-plugin-libde265


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The official PPA from Videolan does not contain all the libraries needed to run VLC like HEVC support. This PPA is specifically for users looking for media updates. Its contains the latest version of VLC and other popular video players. sudo add-apt-repository ppa:mc3man/trusty-media sudo apt-get update sudo apt-get dist-upgrade sudo apt-get install vlc ...


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Enable notifications for VLC: Open menu Tools > Preferences. Now, under Show settings, select the All radio button. Then, from the left sidebar, choose Control interfaces. There, check the LibNotify Notification Plugin checkbox, then click the Save button. By default the notification appears for 4000 ms, i.e. 4 seconds. You can change this duration in ...


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elementary OS Freya (0.3) is based on Ubuntu Trusty (14.04) and the latest available version of VLC for this version of Ubuntu is 2.1.x (so 2.1.6). This PPA provides the latest version though (at least for the moment): sudo add-apt-repository ppa:mc3man/trusty-media && sudo apt-get update && sudo apt-get install vlc To have the .deb file,...


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Try removing vlc with: sudo apt-get remove --purge vlc* after that you will need to remove ppa that you have added: Install ppa-purge: sudo apt-get install ppa-purge You need to know what ppa you have added I pressume it's ppa:videolan/stable-daily but you need to check the exact ppa in the bash history: cd scratch-text-editor .bash_history When you ...


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I found the solution for it. First I removed any traces of pulseaudio and pulseaudio-equalizer by using the below command sudo apt purge pulseaudio pulseaudio-equalizer then removed following directories using the following command rm -rf /etc/pulse /usr/share/pulseaudio usr/share/pulseaudio-equalizer then reboot the system. Next reinstalled pulseaudio ...


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One is from eos and the other is from Flatpak repository


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Unmaximise the vlc window, then go to fullscreen.


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I would recommend installing VLC as a snap using Snaptastic. Install Snaptastic from the AppCenter Go to: https://snapcraft.io/vlc Click install Because it's snap you'll get the latest version, which auto updates and there is less change of damaging your system than when adding custom ppa's. I recommend using Snaptastic because it's easier, especially for ...


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You can upgrade to VLC 2.2.x or higher to get HEVC/H.265 support.To upgrade to latest version please refer how-do-i-install-the-latest-version-of-vlc-media-player (here you need to install gstreamer1.0-libde265 separately) To add support to hevc with out PPA please refer here,I am just copy & pasting commands here. sudo apt-get update sudo apt-...


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I guess the answer is probably that you should not use this theme. You may want to seek help from a VLC specific forum. Generally if a specific app is doing something odd, it's the fault of that app. In this case, it's only with a specific mod to that specific app. So that theme is probably just not compatible.


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first option: using snap (current version: 3.0.1-4-g14a4897 sudo apt install snapd then sudo snap install vlc second option: (stable version 2.2.2 last update: 32 weeks ago) sudo add-apt-repository ppa:videolan/stable-daily sudo apt-get update sudo apt-get install vlc third option: (beta version 4.0.0~rc1 last update 23hours ago) not recommended sudo ...


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Try this, https://superuser.com/a/368759/699547 Open any video and resize the VLC view screen to whatever size you want. Drag the corners and then go up to the Menu-bar at the top... Tools>Preferences>Interface>UNCHECK "Resize interface to video size" and click save. Close your video and reopen to verify the correct setup. Its a two-step process. Drag and ...


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I have had troubles with the videos app as well. You could open it by starting it from the terminal with: audience Then copy and paste the output of the command here to give us more info. You could try installing libdvd-pkg which should install everything you need to play a dvd. sudo apt-get install libdvd-pkg You will then need to run the following ...


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Try running sudo apt-get -y install liba52-0.7.4-dev libaa1-dev libasound2-dev libass-dev \ libavahi-client-dev libcaca-dev libcairo2-dev libcddb2-dev libcdio-dev libdca-dev \ libdirac-dev libdvbpsi-dev libdvdnav-dev libdvdread-dev libebml-dev libfaad-dev \ libflac-dev libfluidsynth-dev libfreetype6-dev libfribidi-dev libgcrypt11-dev \ libggi2-dev libgl1-...


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Try installing Ubuntu Restricted Extras: sudo apt-get install ubuntu-restricted-extras Cheers!


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It seems to me that you have: installed VLC from a PPA removed VLC. That will live some of its dependencies installed. removed that PPA tried to install VLC again not from that PPA without cleaning residues. To fix that: It is recommended to run sudo apt-get autoremove after removing a package to remove auto installed dependencies related to it. You can ...


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I installed Synaptic Package Manager from software center. You can install it through software center or using the following command on your terminal sudo apt-get install synaptic Than I tried to fix using synaptic. But it doest not solve my problem and again it's not installing Vlc player. So I used the following command to Fix it. sudo apt-get update -...


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