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Old 03-07-2005, 12:56 PM   #1
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Question See videos in Web browser


Im really new in Linux, and the only thing that I need now is ┐how I can see the downloads videos from Internet?

In windows when I download a window with my web browser it open automatically and I can see it.

My web brownser is mozilla.

Thanks in advanced.
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Old 03-10-2005, 11:12 AM   #2
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Re: See videos in Web browser

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Im really new in Linux, and the only thing that I need now is ┐how I can see the downloads videos from Internet?

In windows when I download a window with my web browser it open automatically and I can see it.

My web brownser is mozilla.

Thanks in advanced.
Regards.
First, get Mplayer and install it correctly. Search for that on google.

Next, go here http://mplayerplug-in.sourceforge.net/install.php

That should allow you to see most videos in your browser, but not all. Some of them use ActiveX and COM to load (mostly the streaming ones), and thus will not work. For those, use the Adblock extension (for firefox, not sure about mozilla), and you can just find the link to the video yourself.

Last edited by Ace07; 03-10-2005 at 11:13 AM.
 
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