Date: prev next · Thread: first prev next last
2016 Archives by date, by thread · List index

On Mon, 2016-03-28 at 12:15 -0500, anne-ology wrote:
       Maybe I can help;

       (1) the best video player I've found to view any of this media
              this can be found with reviews at the Gizmo's site -

       for further response, see interspersed below,


Thanks for your reply! Yes, playing the videos in VLC works. I was more
interested in finding a solution for less technical users (I'm not a
Windows user myself), and possibly filing bug reports if this was a new

Anyway, as I understand it LO on Windows uses DirectShow for video, but
Microsoft no longer uses these filters, so the old adage that if it
works in Windows Media Player it is also supported in LibreOffice isn't
true any longer.

I did make sure to install DirectShow filters for H264 (ffdshow), but
I'm not sure how to make sure that they are working. 

I'm not even sure how well it does work with the filters installed,
there are a lot of "No" on this page:

Sven Arvidsson

To unsubscribe e-mail to:
Posting guidelines + more:
List archive:
All messages sent to this list will be publicly archived and cannot be deleted


Privacy Policy | Impressum (Legal Info) | Copyright information: 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.