MultiMedia Applications

Multimedia applications are those programs that integrate more than one media at a time; browsers are the most obvious. However, the term has come to include the use of programs that enable the use of any component that isn’t simple text and static graphics, such as audio, video, animation, virtual reality, conferencing and monitoring.

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How do I embed VideoLan VLC player in a HTML webpage on Raspbian on RPi3?
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What I've been working on a web portal that allows me to add and watch IPTV streams on JW Player. I have a database that has a name, url and country fields. The page would have a list of channels on the left and once clicked, the rstp stream would open on the right by grabbing the url from the url row on the database. However, I'm unable to get JW Player to load and it gives me a 404 error. Can you please help.

<?php include 'c.php';?> //connection to mysql db
//<script language="javascript" type="text/javascript">
//function jump(form) {
//if ([myindex].value != "0")
<link rel="stylesheet" href="../style/streamstyle.css">
<script type="text/javascript" src="player/jwplayer.js"></script>
<div id="container"></div>
                <div class="innertube2">
                <iframe name="navi" frameborder="0" width="100%" height="100%"> align="left"</iframe>


        <nav id="nav">
                <div class="innertube">
                <p><center><font face="verdana" size="3" color="white"><b><u>CHANNELS</u></b></font></center></p>
                $res = mysql_query("SELECT * FROM channels");

We use GoToMeeting, we'd like to get a web camera to connect to our TV (and hopefully somehow to a PC wirelessly). Any options here?
Hi, I uploaded video file to Azure Media Service. it plays but I don't want to go back to the play back.  We are trying to simulate the live streaming. is it possible with Azure Media Service?
Want to edit video and trim the unwanted space in it, add animation to it. Please suggest if any open source tool is there.
I have a challenge: Want to run Spotify (or similar software) with a pre-defined playlist for some hours and then switch to another, net-based audio source (net radio). Switching should be done at specific times during the day (radio in the morning and spotify in the evening). Is this possible to do on an ordinary windows PC? What kind of additional software would be needed?

I have reseted Apple TV 3rd gen to the factory defaults. Now im see screen to ude iphone to automatically set up ATV.

See attached pic.
not sure what now because i have no remote.

thanks for helping
Hello... just wondering if there is an easy-to-use (and ideally free!) module to display videos on a website... similar to VideoLightbox. Strangely enough, VideoLightbox worked fine for me for awhile and then all of a sudden just stopped working a few weeks ago and I had  never changed a thing. Anyhow, an alternative would be nice...

My hope is there are some Plex experts here to help. I tried (unsuccessfully) the Plex Forums.

I've been running the latest PMS (v1.4.3.3433) on my Synology DS1513+ for sometime now just fine and recently installed it on my Windows 10 Laptop, as well, with the ultimate goal of dropping it from the NAS. At the moment, however, it's running both places, linked to the media files on the NAS.

I did a clean install on my Laptop but there is one significant difference between what I see on my PC and what I see on my NAS I can't figure out and hoping someone here can help.

For every movie when using PMS on the NAS, there are multiple posters to choose from for display on the Main screen. At least six. For every movie when using PMS on my PC, there is only one, usually not one the one I want.

Both devices are on the same network, connected to the same Router, running the same version on PMS with all the setting verified to be the same, yet my NAS PMS is finding and downloading multiple posters, and my PC only one in most cases.

Ideas, anyone?

I have requirement wherein i have to add video (Savevideo) to database and viewvideo- where we should be able to run video saved in database in my PB application.

I have successfully saved video as BLOB in oracle DB but facing issues while retrieving and playing blob as video.

Can anyone plz let me know how to do this?
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I am a lady of a certain age (not very computer literate) who has bought a car with no CD player. I copied a couple of my CD's to a flash drive by using windows media player and "ripped" them as I thought was correct. However, when I plug in the flash drive in the car it doesn't show up the different folders(different artists) it just starts playing the first tune. This could make it difficult if I have to scroll down through all the tunes to find the artist I'm in the mood for. Can anyone please explain what I have done wrong.
I was able to transfer a short video from my moto z droid phone to my pc just now, by choosing 'transfer photos and videos to One Drive.
But when I tried to upload to youtube, it started doing it, but said it would take an hour and 4 minutes!
that didn't sound right at all, so I stopped. Something must be wrong.
How long can the battery hold its charge for the Microsoft Hololens? Is it wireless or does it connect to a wire?
When I make a movie in the MP4/MOV format and convert to HD (AVCHD format) the Time/Date stamp are not visible. Is there a way to make them visible on the HD movie?
Hi ,
i'm using windows media encoder on Win7 machine and VLC plugin for the player to stream local IPTV service , now when the network got bigger I'm thinking with following scenario  :

-4 or 8 HDMI to RTMP hardware encoder
- Wowza streaming engine as streaming server for cross platforms .
- JW player or what ever player or app for delivery .

Can any one suggest  another solution , and do anybody recommend a Hardware encoder that works with Wowza server  ?
Hello -- I operate an audio/visual event services company which provides video production, editing and storage for events of all types.  

We're utilizing (2) PC-based video switchers that record video files directly to 3.5" HDDs.  Usually a single event requires at least 1 TB of data.  

As we have only been providing this service in this manner for a couple of years, we have been storing the data on the HDDs themselves, purchasing refurbished 3 TB drives from one of our vendors so that we continually have enough space to store show footage.  

What I would like to accomplish is the following:

A RAID system that allows us to utilize the (21) drives we currently have as one drive, accessible via in-house network.  This would allow us to simply connect the video switchers to the network to store footage, and not have to shift actual drives.  

Also, we would love to be able to edit directly off the network; i.e., our video editor would be able to simply work on a project by connecting (likely hard-wired) to the network in-house without having to offload footage to an external USB drive.

I need direct instruction on this.  I am skilled in many facets of IT but have never built out a RAID server before.  Our entire network consists of PCs with few Macs involved.
I have a user on Win10 Pro (upgraded from from Win7 Pro).  

The issue occurs regardless of the default mp3 player -- Groove, Windows Media Player, or VLC.

The mp3 files can be anywhere from 20kb to 500kb on average (voicemails).

If the user opens the file in previewer with Outlook, double-click on the file in Outlook, or saves the file and opens it directly from any location (like their Desktop folder), it takes approximately 20-30 seconds before the files begins to play.

If they open the file a second time, it plays right away.

Any thoughts or ideas?
I want to download entire galleries from like this one:

Ive downloaded several image downloaders but none seem to work with listal, is there any way to download hundreds of images from listal without having to go one by one?

Hey Guys -

I've got a simple question, please.  For the past couple of years, I've slowly but steadily been building a storage pool and ripping my peronsally owned media to digital copies.  The has resulted in what is currently a 30tb partition (comprised of 12 pooled SATA disks) which contains many movies, tv shows, misc videos, and music which is mostly in FLAC but some MP3.  

My Question
What I'm looking for is an application which would scan certain paths, identify this media, read metadata if it exists, then create a report of what my library contains including various statistics.  Examples of the current formatting of the media  is below:

Until now, I've used applications like Directory List & Print Pro or Karen's Directory Printer to list specific file types from certain paths, then copied the resulting data into an Excel spreadsheet.  While it resulted in close to what I'm looking for, it was a tedious process which obviously took more time depending on how much media I had and the numer of details I wanted.

So - any suggestions?  Thanks!
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I have a requirement that need to be able to do video conferencing between local and remote office with PC, TV and microphones.

We need something that can be able to work/conference with Skype for Business and Webex.

Can anyone suggest a solution ? Can Polycom fit my requirement ? If not any other solution or better solution, can suggest ?


I need to export my Premiere movie sequences into the .m4v format. This eludes me. It's difficult to find any documentation on the internet.

I'm able to choose the H.264 Blu-ray which is the only setting that will provide the .m4v format.

But once the export is done Premiere Pro CC 2015 has produced 4 files:

This is not what I wanted, I wanted just one file which I can upload to my Wordpress website which requires .m4v movie files in order to be playable.
I have several video and audio files that I'm running through Plural Eyes to synchronize together. I'm using several WAV files as the audio source, and each file has different numbers of tracks. Some are 2-channel (stereo L/R) and others are multitrack 5 or 6 channels. In order for Plural Eyes to work properly, the number of tracks in each WAV file must be the same. For another project I converted these all to 6 channel WAV files, but I can't recall how I did it. I believe I did it in Adobe Media Encoder, but it will not allow me to convert the stereo files into 6 track files, only the files that have 3 or more tracks.
Hi first question on here, hope you can help

We have reports that our teams can access via a html link a example is below

in the report are audio, video, picture and text files and by double clicking on a file (or right clicking if you wish to choose to open in new browser window) the file should play.

Text files and pictues are fine but in video it plays in opera but no sound, and in chrome, firefox it won't play and audio does not work for video even in opera. Audio files don't work for opera, firefox or chrome.

The files are mp3 and mp4

I am guessing it is something to the browser settings and link to open media players on my computer but not sure

hope you can help copy paste the link above scroll to find files and you will see what i mean

It will be really great if you can help and tell me how i can get our teams to be able to play all files

thank you
What media player should be used with 64 bit windows 10
We have a client with a small video library who wants their users to be able to play these videos over the network.  We've deployed XBMC and tried locking down every possible setting but users are still finding ways to tamper with volume and other options.  We need an out-of-the-box solution that has a kiosk mode or customization to lock down features.  It must have phone support.  We want to be able to quickly call somebody to get answers.  All of the solutions we've found so far only have forum post support and nothing else.

The media streaming systems are Windows 7 PCs.

MultiMedia Applications

Multimedia applications are those programs that integrate more than one media at a time; browsers are the most obvious. However, the term has come to include the use of programs that enable the use of any component that isn’t simple text and static graphics, such as audio, video, animation, virtual reality, conferencing and monitoring.