2014-12-24 21:16 GMT+01:00 anne-ology <email@example.com>:
Just downloaded then attempted to play this -
then I opened it in LO to find that there is no sound
That was precisely my point - i e, that LO, for some strange reason, does
not seem to recognise the audio files found in the .pps file....
here's another example of where MsFt is able to play a sound byte
which LO must consider as dangerous ???
Not certain that LO considers the audio files embedded in the this .pps
file as «dangerous» - one receives no notification to that effect - but it
can't play them....
A possible solution:
play in MsFt PP then go 'behind the scenes' to collect the audio
then piece the video with the audio together & save for you
Just how do you suggest one can «go behind the scene» to nab these audio
files ? That's precisely the sort of instruction I'm looking for....
From: M Henri Day <firstname.lastname@example.org>
Date: Wed, Dec 24, 2014 at 12:05 PM
Subject: Re: [libreoffice-users] No audio in Impress with the famous Don
McLean Vincent van Gogh pps-file on Linux Mint 17.1
To: anne-ology <email@example.com>
Cc: "LibreOffice, users" <firstname.lastname@example.org>
> From: M Henri Day <email@example.com>
Date: Sun, Dec 21, 2014 at 2:38 PM
Subject: [libreoffice-users] No audio in Impress with the famous Don
Vincent van Gogh pps-file on Linux Mint 17.1
To: "LibreOffice, users" <firstname.lastname@example.org>
I e, I get the slide show, but no sound. If I attempt to play the
presentation in, e g, VLC Media Player, I get the music, but no images.
Very frustrating ?...
Any suggestions as to how I can get *son et lumière* to work together,
preferably in Impress ? I can mention that I've installed
libreoffice-avmedia-backend-gstreamer, but no joy....
Thanks for your reply, anne-ology ! fear you misunderstood me ; I first
tried opening the .pps file in LibreOffice Impress, before checking to
what would happen in the event I opened it in other media players such as
VLC. As stated above, I got no sound when I did so on my Linux Mint 17.1
machine ; I can report that the audio portion of the file didn't work any
better in Impress (LO version: 18.104.22.168) on an updated 64-bit Windows 8.1
machine. I had, of course, no difficulty whatever playing it in
(MS Office 2013)....
have any suggestions ? This wonderful presentation is available online -
4peonies.com/VanGogh.pps - so interested LO users can easily give it a
whirl and see if they get better results than I do....
To unsubscribe e-mail to: email@example.com
Posting guidelines + more: http://wiki.documentfoundation.org/Netiquette
List archive: http://listarchives.libreoffice.org/global/users/
All messages sent to this list will be publicly archived and cannot be
Impressum (Legal Info)
: Unless otherwise specified, all text and images
on this website are licensed under the
Creative Commons Attribution-Share Alike 3.0 License
This does not include the source code of LibreOffice, which is
licensed under the Mozilla Public License (MPLv2
"LibreOffice" and "The Document Foundation" are
registered trademarks of their corresponding registered owners or are
in actual use as trademarks in one or more countries. Their respective
logos and icons are also subject to international copyright laws. Use
thereof is explained in our trademark policy