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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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Please tell me howto convert an audio cd to mp3.
Tried VLC but it puts the audiocd in 1 MP4 instead of several MP3's.

FreeMP3 ripper convertor doesn't recognize the cd (worked fine before). Have bought 'iSkysoft media convertord deluxe" but it seems it only supports video conversion not MP3.

Please advise.
Important Lessons on Recovering from Petya
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Important Lessons on Recovering from Petya

In their most recent webinar, Skyport Systems explores ways to isolate and protect critical databases to keep the core of your company safe from harm.

I have a video conference in a few hours with someone on an app called "whats up". I cant find it on the apple store. Maybe its misspelled.

What is the correct app name?
Is there any software application that will route audio output back to the microphone input?  Got some audio files that can only be added via microphone.


I need a free program to reduce the size (MB) of a video taken by mobile for Android and Windows 7.
I want to loop playing 22 minutes into a video till 44 minutes into a video. Infinite loop

I want to use vlc player for windows to do this.
Using firefox I've gone to the site http://video.foxbusiness.com/v/5633634268001/?playlist_id=933116635001#sp=show-clips and tried to play any clip, but I get nothing. If I run it in IE it works. What play does this site want? Can it be installed in Firefox?
I have numerous extension tfs files which where downloaded from an Eyemax 950H DVR system. The video files can not be opened using any normal viewers and I have spoke with Eyemax with very little help. All viewers listed on their download site do not work. The files can not be recreated as they have been over written and the videos are of a crime taking place. I'm the private investigator assigned to the case.

The file appears like this  0000001.tfs  

Any help would be appreacired
I have been using the Windows operating system since the 90s. I have never owned a MAC before. Should I transition from PC to MAC? I don't game on the PC. However, I do use my PC for music creation, video production and audio editing.
We currently have a student led live feed that runs in the morning and then at the close of school.  We are using a sony camcorder on a tripod that takes the input from a mic that the kids use and then a logitech webcam that captures the video.  We send these to a laptop running VNC and stream the production to the classrooms via vnc over the LAN.  I know this is a crappy setup, but it works.  We are looking for something more reliable and user friendly.  Possibly even having it streamed over the internet so parents can watch.  Does anyone have any experience or suggestions to accomplish something like this?
Is there any recommended /trusted software to manage contacts/ photos/ files for Oppo handphone?

I need to transfer those files from a PC to a Oppo handphone.

Thank you.
Free Tool: ZipGrep
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Free Tool: ZipGrep

ZipGrep is a utility that can list and search zip (.war, .ear, .jar, etc) archives for text patterns, without the need to extract the archive's contents.

One of a set of tools we're offering as a way to say thank you for being a part of the community.

I need a software that will stream an activity on server and user will be able to watch this stream on some webpages (in domain network).

ScreenStream does its job but the stream quality is too bad.

It should be a software suitable for Windows Server OS.

Thank you for any help.
Hello, I am looking for some type of software that would be able to help me sort video files I have saved on my computer. Most of the video files were ones that I saved from youtube or from my digital camera, but I have literally thousands of movie files that I have accumulated over the past few years. I want to delete probably 75% of the movie files, but I have to go through them one by one.

For example I have to double click a single video file, wait for VLC player to load, then after a few seconds the video plays. I use the mouse to quickly fast forward and scan through the video to determine if it is a keeper or not. If it’s a keeper I have to close out VLC player and drag and drop the file into a “videos to save” folder. If I determine I no longer need it I have to close out VLC player and send that media file to the recycle bin.

I have to do that task over and over for each video and I have about 7000 total files. Also VLC media player has to be closed out each time I  move or delete a video file, because if the file as active it will not let you change the destination of the file.  

It would go much faster if I could load the files into VLC play list, and after I scan through the video to determine if I want to save it or not, if a program let me give that video a rating such as  5 stars (meaning it’s a keep file) or rate it one star (meaning that one can be deleted). Then once I rate it I could just hit the “load next file” button for VLC player and I can …
I have a couple MP4 videos that I need to merge together into one file and upload to YouTube.

When I try to process the videos using any number of software apps, my PC just shutdown about half way through processing.   I have used Adobe Premiere Pro, Pinnacle Studios and three different small conversion tools.   In every case the computer just crashes.

I get these videos once a week to process and the same thing happens each time; so it's not just one set of videos, it is all the ones, at least all the videos that come from this camera.   The videos are in MP4 format.

Any help on what this may be and how to start looking into it would be appreciated!

Windows 10 on a professionally built custom PC within the last year, 32 G Ram, 250 G SSD
Embedding videos overview

Embedding allows you to take your video — or someone else's video — and post it on a web page outside of Vimeo. For example, you can embed a video on your blog and then people can watch your video there without having to visit Vimeo.

Basic members can customize the following features of the embedded player:

Player size
Text and play bar colors
Show or hide your portrait, byline, and video title in the player
To get your video's embed code, go to its video page and click the "Share" button. Then click the "+Show options" link that appears above the embed code field to reveal a preview of your embedded video with the Basic customization options. Once you've made your adjustments, you can copy the embed code and paste it wherever you'd like to embed your video.

Why does the copied link for an embedded video not work. When we paste to a forum page the link can not be clicked on.

We use a Sony Handycam camcorder to record amateur sports team matches.

We have been using the software that has come with this camcorder called PlayMemories Home to merge these videos together.

This was done on a Windows 10 PC.

The problem is that we have experienced a lot of problems trying to merge videos together using the PlayMemories Home software.

This software does not seem to work with merging videos if the formats of videos are different.

What would you recommend as a better product than the Sony PlayMemories Home software for merging videos.

hi techs,
I am trying to play videos and pictures from my Note 5 to my Apple TV and suddenly it's not working in the last one year or so. The last time at work successfully was about a year ago and I was using allcast.  this week I've been trying to connect my phone again and no matter what I try my Note 5 will not detect the Apple TV and if some of the apps do list it it will not connect. I also tried my work Android phone which is I think an S7 and it wouldn't connect either. I have reset the network connections several times on both units and tried repeatedly with no success. I'm starting to wonder if Apple has made a change that everybody but me knows about. at this point what I think I'm going to do is buy the Chromecast and plug that in right alongside the Apple TV to see if I can use that to interface with my phone since all of the apps I've downloaded aren't working at all. My Note 5 is up-to-date with the most recent software and the Apple TV is also up-to-date with the most recent software and it is only about one year old. Any assistance with this issue is appreciated.
 thank you
There are webinars which are so useful that saving them for further reference is a must .May I know how to save such webinars ?
there are good webinars and videos that i need to save to come back to them again . Ineed you to show me how
I'm trying to set up a Win10 PC to automatically play YouTube playlists - controlled by Windows Scheduler - un-attended. I've made a playlist in YouTube. This plays ok in a web browser.
I start VLC (at a specified time) from Windows Scheduler with the following command

"C:\Program Files\VideoLAN\VLC\vlc.exe" https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=-lH54eA ... pDcmwTO1el

VLC starts playing the first item in the YT playlist and then stops when it is finished. It never starts playing the next item in the list.
Haven't been able to figure out how to make VLC play the complete list. Any suggestions?

P.S.: Prefer setting up and maintain the playlist in YouTube interface because it is easier and more intuitive than creating a playlist in VLC.

Free Tool: Subnet Calculator
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Free Tool: Subnet Calculator

The subnet calculator helps you design networks by taking an IP address and network mask and returning information such as network, broadcast address, and host range.

One of a set of tools we're offering as a way of saying thank you for being a part of the community.

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) {
//var myindex=form.menu.selectedIndex
//if (form.menu.options[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");
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.
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?

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.