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Old 04-13-2006, 12:16 PM   #1
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Blue video

Hey guys, I'm having video problems. When ever i try and play an AVI or WMV, I get a blue video screen. The audio is fine, but the video is not. I've tryed using xine, mplayer, an noatun, all with the same luck.

Any ideas?
Old 04-13-2006, 09:19 PM   #2
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Are you sure you installed all codecs?

If so, try changing your video output.
Easy way:
Open your console or terminal and type gstreamer-properties.
Click on the video tab and use the test option to see what works for you.

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