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Fedora 24 video codecs

asked 2016-06-04 18:41:16 -0500

johnnyf gravatar image

I am new to Fedora. Love what I see so far, but I would like to play videos on it. I have been to , etc and following their advice, my terminal returns negative messages. Music is fine. Would anyone be able to help me with commands which work to play a video? Apologies if this has been asked before,I am still navigating my way around Fedora help.

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alternative to RPMFusion: unitedrpms. Has all the codecs you need.

florian gravatar imageflorian ( 2016-06-04 22:03:51 -0500 )edit

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answered 2016-06-04 18:55:54 -0500

aeperezt gravatar image

You need to install there you can install all Private codecs

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already ready for F24?

gobigobi66 gravatar imagegobigobi66 ( 2016-06-06 15:38:31 -0500 )edit

answered 2016-06-06 07:51:27 -0500

PastorDi gravatar image

Install UnitedRPMS repo from After you can install all codecs. Instructions:

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answered 2016-06-06 12:19:22 -0500

mpduty gravatar image

here is a detailed discussion with respect to fedora 20 but I refer to it again and again whenever I have any problems even on Fedora 22, 23, . . .

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