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Old 10-21-2010, 04:16 PM   #1
mirchichamu
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How to play .mov files in ubuntu lucid?


I have all players installed and codecs also but unable to play .mov files?
Thanks in advance?
 
Old 10-21-2010, 05:22 PM   #2
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Hi

Have you got ubuntu-restricted-extras installed?

Martin
 
Old 10-21-2010, 06:14 PM   #3
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Add the Medibuntu repo to your software sources and install the w32 codecs (for 32bit Ubuntu) or the w64 codecs (for 64bit Ubuntu):
https://help.ubuntu.com/community/Medibuntu
Both MPlayer and VLC should be able to play.mov files for you.
The gecko-mediaplayer is used as a plugin to stream .mov files in Firefox.
 
Old 10-23-2010, 10:35 AM   #4
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Thanks martinbc and tommcd for your support.
 
  


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