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im new in using fedora im having problem with playing videos

asked 2015-10-21 19:49:48 -0500

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im new in using fedora im having problem with playing videos cuz first it says plugin mpeg-4 and h.264 decoder are missing selecting search it says gstreamer 1.0libav and streaming media "bad" are required when i select install it says "an unspecified transaction error has occured" i have tried alot of stuff placed online nothing works please guide me fedora version is 19

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As dcrdev pointed out below, F19 is old now and no more supported. Try installing F22 and see if the problem persists?

anishjp gravatar imageanishjp ( 2015-10-22 02:12:06 -0500 )edit

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answered 2015-10-21 21:14:29 -0500

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Those codecs aren't installed by default and need to be installed separately. Your attempts to install them most likely failed because your on a release that reached end of life some time ago; the repos will most likely be dead. Install F22...

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