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How to change default player for video stream

Hi, I'm using vlc for the default video application, but I believe it has a problem with my HD HomeRun tuner application for streaming video. I'd like to change it to use mplayer or totem or another application, but can't figure out how.

The most recent guides and posts online are from at least 2014 which no longer apply. I've checked "Default Applications" from within "Settings" and it is set to "Videos" but nothing happens when I attempt to play a stream using the HD HomeRun application. When VLC was the default, it played, but there was significant drop-out. "Videos" is selected as the default application for video files like mpeg and mkv, but I don't know if that's the case with streaming video.

I'm using fedora27 with X11 started with startx. I believe I'm using gnome.