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Old 01-23-2013, 09:32 AM   #1
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cannot view movie files on linux ubuntu...can't download whatever windows uses


what do I download to view movies files?
 
Old 01-23-2013, 09:38 AM   #2
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Ubuntu comes with a movie player already installed is called Totem. I personally use VLC for movies but you can also install XBMC for all your media files XBMC is available from the Ubuntu software center
See these links for information on aditional software you need to install

https://help.ubuntu.com/12.10/ubuntu...video-dvd.html

https://help.ubuntu.com/12.10/ubuntu...estricted.html

Good luck to you.
 
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Old 01-23-2013, 10:12 AM   #3
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+1 to VLC
 
Old 01-23-2013, 11:05 AM   #4
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VLC will play anything you throw at it
 
Old 01-23-2013, 10:19 PM   #5
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VLC is my player of choice on Linux and Windows.
 
  


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