Questions related to playing or editing video on the Raspberry Pi, both in SD and HD.

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raspberry pi camera live video streaming with Gstreamer over RTH to Android

I am using Gstreamer to send raspberry pi cam live video feed through wifi to my android device When I use : raspivid -t 999999 -h 720 -w 1080 -fps 25 -hf -b 2000000 -o - \ | gst-launch-1.0 -v ...
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Pi local security camera (not on network) that records on a loop and displays? [on hold]

Hey there so I'm new (and late) here to the raspberry pi scene! I'm working on a project but I can't figure out exactly what I need to do/ I haven't found any tutorials for this. I need to take my ...
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combine Satellite TV Receiver and Raspberry pi video streams on the same TV

i have a raspberry pi that i use as a steamless video looper. Now i need to conbine it with a Satellite TV receiver and switch between the two streams on the sameTV, but i didn't find a reasonable ...
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Rotating Display on Raspberry Pi 2 B

I have a Raspberry Pi 2 B connected to a RIF6 projector via HDMI. My goal is to flip the video 180 degrees while the OS is running. I have researched this and found that xrandr should be the way to ...
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Timelapse without using storage for jpegs: pipe the raspistill output directly to mencoder

I want to make a timelapse with my Pi, but rather than storing thousands of images on my small SD card and then spend hours mencoder'ing the result, I'd like to pipe the raspistill -tl output (if ...
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Yocto based linux (jethro) and playing fullHD video

I'm trying to play fullHD video with Rasbperry Pi model B, which uses my basic Yocto based distribution. I have used layers meta, meta-yocto, meta-yocto-bsp and meta-raspberrypi (all from "jethro" ...
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What USB video grabber chipset is supported by the Raspberry Pi 2?

I am looking to capture USB Video on the RPi2. Afaik, there are three devices that have had good success using on RPi 1 models. But I can't use them on the RPi2 because of the below reasons. stk1160 ...
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Is it possible to run Minecraft on an emulated PI?

Is it possible to run Minecraft PI on an machine emulated using qemu? When I try to launch Minecraft, I get this error: "failed to open vchiq instance". There is no file named /dev/vchiq. Some ...
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TV screen is black when using analog TV via yellow video cable (with or without scart adapter)

My Pi (1 version B, running OpenELEC and Raspian installed via NOOBS) works like a charm via HDMI (mind you, I also happen to use an HDMI to DVI adapter and I have no problems with that). But I cannot ...
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Stuttering playback of certain .mp4's

This is actually a follow-up, same situation, but different problem from : Playing WMV with codec on OMXplayer I have Raspbian Jessie with the Adafruit Video Looper installed. It uses a special ...
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Playing WMV with codec on OMXplayer

For installations I'm working with Adafruit's Video looper (found here https://learn.adafruit.com/raspberry-pi-video-looper/overview). This normally only plays H.264, But I found you can buy codecs ...
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Speed of video .ts files freezes in Ubuntu MATE

Get video running in Ubuntu MATE Is there a way to install Ubuntu MATE with decent video support like OSMC? When I start OSMC on my Pi2, I can watch all my VCR recordings in .ts format well (MPEG 1 ...
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Framebuffer over i2c

Is it possible to output a framebuffer over i2c to a ssd1306 or over ic for a screen under raspbian, for example?
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Recording video in Python and storing it in any format until I press 'q' or 'Esc'

i have installed python3-picamera on raspberry pi and i want to record a video and store it in .avi format untill i press "Esc" or 'q'. I found below program but i don't want to use ...
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Pi Zero Video out header

I'm still waiting to sort getting a Pi Zero, but a thought has just occured to me. The Pi Zero has 4 pins which are AFAIK something to do with video: So I have two questions: What is the pinout ...
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Troubles with SDL and /dev/fb1

So I have a raspberry pi with Jesse and am trying to get my 2.2 TFT from adafruit working with SDL. I can play videos on, display the console, etc using /dev/fb1 so I know its wired up ok and the ...
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Establishing a network video stream between two RPi

I have two Raspberry Pi connected to the same WiFi network and am trying to get a video livestream set up coming from RPi1's camera and being displayed on RPi2's HDMI screen. Currently I am setting ...
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Rotate Display Depending on HDMI or Composite Output

I've edited the config.txt file and added display_rotate = 1 to achieve portrait display on a small 7" screen. That works great for the smaller screen but when I plug my Raspberry Pi into the TV using ...
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Overlay a plot of sensor readings on video output

I'm working on a project where I use a Pi + camera + sensors. I would like to use the picamera module and overlay a moving plot of the real-time sensor readings on the video output by using the ...
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Recording video using Motion regardless of motion detection

I'm trying to record a video using Motion, but it only records when a motion detected. Is there any option to use it as an ordinary video capture software?
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Connecting a phone's LCD screen to the Raspberry Pi [duplicate]

I have an LCD screen that I recovered from a dead Asus Zenfone 5 phone. I want to be able to play videos (in colour) on the screen, and I have no need for any other features such as touch, etc. Just ...
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How to record video with Raspicam on Raspberry Pi model B+?

When I run command: raspivid -t 15000 -o > test_vid.h264 Raspicam's red light stays on, but I only get file test_vid.h264 which size is 0 bytes. Ras Pi still works fine. I have googled that ...
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Can i make Pi be seen as wireless projector and stream 1080p video, but not sound to it?

I have the following setup:wireless router, NAS, Pc, Pi, Projector, Audio System. The pi is connected to the projector via HDMI, in the back of the room, and has wireless network. The rest, Pc, Audio ...
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Reload Display CVT Settings into Custom Mode Without Restart

I am making a DVI generator which will sweep video output resolution and framerate. I am able to add a custom CVT mode via the hdmi_cvt option in config.txt, but in order to load it into the custom ...
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What's wrong with this Pi?

I'm going to return and exchange this Raspberry Pi 2, but wanted to know if anyone has seen these errors before: I have one RPi2 (out of 13 I use for my after-school program) which acts up during ...
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RPI2 USB webcam capture low FPS

I want to capture a USB webcam with my RPI2. I'm using a Microsoft Lifecam HD-3000. The problem is that I can't get 30 FPS with a resolution 640x480. I think this is abnormal for a quad-core CPU. On ...
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Force Custom Refresh Rate Through HDMI

I want to be able to forcibly set my raspberry pi hdmi video output to a non-standard (non-DMT/CEA) refresh rate. I am not concerned with whether my monitor can handle the video (this is partially the ...
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Raw video dump to file using no encoding with usb webcam

I would like to dump raw video (and hardware encoded mjpeg) to be dumped into a file using usb webcam. On following command, v4l2-ctl --list-formats-ext ioctl: VIDIOC_ENUM_FMT Index : ...
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How to Auto Play a video when USB drive is plugged in

I'm a noob at Rpi, so forgive me if this is easy to do. I'm trying to use the Rpi to automatically loop a video file when a USB drive containing the correct file is plugged into the Rpi. I saw on ...
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Video Stream Player Advice

looking for some advice on what program to use to play a multicast stream from an HDMI device on my work network. I have tried and had the most luck with omxplayer, however after a few minutes the ...
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Can the Raspberry Pi display video from a webcam on a screen with minimal delay?

I wish to use the Raspberry Pi as a local device, connected by HDMI to a monitor and outputting the display from a local USB microscope webcam. Is this possible to achieve with minimal delay ...
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javascript video processing

I have raspberry pi 2 and using raspbian os. I have videos on my flash drive and I am using javascript to play those videos and using videojs but videos are lagging so bad but but after one repetition ...
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Broadcast from eyetv to a Raspberry Pi

I have an eyetv setup and I made it work with VLC. Now I need to stream the VLC content to a Respberry Pi. I have tried many options: I used livstreamer but I couldn't get VLC to broadcast HLS(VOD) ...
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fswebcam resetting resolution

I recently purchased a USB webcam for my Raspberry Pi 2, when I enter the command fswebcam -r 640x480 --no-banner image.jpg it takes the picture a-ok but adjusts the resolution back to 320x240. It ...
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How to view .h264 video clip

I have just acquired a Raspberry Pi Camera Board, and recorded a 5 second test video clip with raspivid -t 5000 -o vid.h264 I am a complete novice with video, so I would please like to know how I ...
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Qt5 videowidget example is not working

I have cross compiled Qt5 for Raspberry Pi and and now want to play video so I cross compile videowidget example and try to run it on Raspberry Pi but it does not play video and gives the following ...
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Wall-Mounted Board Help

I've decided I want to make a wall mounted DAKboard with some personal improvements, but I'm new to the RPi, Linux, and DIY in general so I want to make sure I'm not going to do something wrong. ...
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Could an old Raspberry Pi 1 (Model B, rev 1, 256MB Ram) view YouTube video smoothly?

I am using an old Raspberry Pi 1 (Model B, 256MB Ram) with Raspbian 2012-8-16 version. I bought it in August 2012 and leave it unused for some time. Recently, I set it up again and try to view YouTube ...
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Add telemetry data as meta data to a video stream

Is there way to add telemetry data to a video stream? At the least, the exact timestamp when frame was recorded. I have tried different solutions but I can't get precision greater than 1 second. ...
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Can my Pi run constantly, playing a video, all the time?

I have a raspberry Pi That is playing a video on an old lcd screen constantly, nonstop. It is being powered by a 12v security camera power supply: ...
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Output video on an external display without installing a desktop environment

I am planning to play video on a display that is connected to Raspberry Pi like this: Pi - HDMI -> AdapterBoard -> 40pin cable -> square display. Currently, when I am connecting an external screen ...
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Picamera stream frame

I'm using Picamera with my Raspberry Pi model 2B. I want to stream the video on VLC in which I got succeed, but now I'm wondering if there is a way to stream this captured frame from anywhere - ...
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Install older kernel (3.6.11+) on Raspberry Pi 2

Somewhere in the upgrade from the 3.6.11+ kernel to the 3.10 kernel, the ability to receive video through a USB capture card broke (capture card is based on the stk1160 chipset). It is documented in ...
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Youtube on Raspberry Pi 2 (Model B)

I just bought a Raspberry Pi 2 (model B) for my father. After a few trials, which included: installing Ubuntu Mate installing Raspbian I finally converged to plain Ubuntu (14.04), which works ...
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Grab HDMI/VGA in video feed

I have a VGA/HDMI video feed that I need to input into the Pi and stream to a server, but I don't know how to input the feed and once it is input, how to grab it and send it to ffmpeg to compress it ...
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Best way to play and blend videos with Raspberry Pi 2

I'm looking for a way to programatically play and blend two videos (and possibly an image as well) with the Raspberry Pi 2. According to my tests, it is crucial that the lib/framework can use hardware ...
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easycap EM20xx chipset product

Does anyone know a product or model (or link to a site that sells this item) of an easycap usb video capture card with an EM20xx chihpset? I am currently using an easycap with an STK1160 chipset and ...
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How can the playback button on YouTube videos, be eliminated during playback?

On Raspbian OS, Epiphany browser, the video plays fine, even the sound is in sync, on a Pi 2, however that nasty play button (centered on the screen in white & red )never disappears.
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what app should I use to run a slide show on the HDMI out?

We have a TV that is displaying what is basically a slide show: a series of static images that loop. Right now a windows PC running powerpoint provides the video feed. I was wondering if there is a ...
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HTML5 Video options

My web-based application utilises HTML5 for various dynamic elements (img, video, etc). I'm hoping to be able to use RPi's for system deployment, but I can't seem to find a suitable mix of ...