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How to play YouTube videos at 2x speed?

Update 2017: It is now also possible to change the speed in the YouTube app, by clicking the three dot menu when playing a video, and then selecting Playback Speed Other ways: Sharing the video to an ...
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Way to prevent the noise when 2 phones together

This phenomenon is called audio feedback which usually occurs when the sound from the speakers reaches back into the microphone, and then gets amplified because of the speaker-mic loop. Common and ...
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Connect a USB soundcard to an Android phone? And use it for videos?

Yes it is possible. I'm doing this with several devices for amateur radio and video production with KineMaster Pro. For amateur radio, I use the DigiMaster MiniProSC connected via OTG cable to a Nexus ...
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How Do I change from PTP to MTP mode? Cannot find options in settings

You can do that via adb or a terminal app (in the latter case, ommit the leading adb shell from the examples): read settings: adb shell getprop sys.usb.config find valid settings: adb shell grep usb....
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Disable autoplay video in Chrome

On Android Chrome 54, turn off autoplay of media by going to Settings - Site Settings - Media - Autoplay and Block autoplay. This feature is disabled if you have data compression enabled in your ...
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Can I attach a USB mic to any Android phone?

Yes, Android supports standard USB audio class devices: Android 5.0 (API level 21) and above supports a subset of USB audio class 1 (UAC1) features: The Android device must act as host ...
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Way to prevent the noise when 2 phones together

Before feedback cancellation techniques became common, such an effect would happen even with one pair of phones, e.g. phone A calling phone C. If both phones are on loudspeaker, then the signal ...
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I was recording and video on my phone when the battery died, how can I recover the video file?

I had the same promblem. A solution which worked for me was an app "MP4Fix", which you can get in google play for free. It repaired my video in a few sec and placed it in different folder (it kept ...
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How many type of video format supported in native android device?

Basic supported video format are 3GPP (.3gp) MPEG-4 (.mp4) WebM (.webm) Matroska (.mkv, Android 4.0+) More Information on Developer site
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When you record a video at 60 fps, how can you play the video back at 24 fps?

Using VLC player: play the video tap the screen to bring up the controls click the three dots button click the"playback speed" button adjust to 45 - 50% done It doesn't get you exactly the 24 fps ...
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Disable autoplay video in Chrome

Starting from Chrome 47, there's a Chrome flag that is used to turn media autoplay on/off: Disable gesture requirement for media playback. Disable user gesture requirement for playing media elements. ...
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Move saved YouTube videos between devices

I am afraid to say this but moving videos between devices is not supported, Yet, AFAIK. Here are few technical details. When user download those videos, using official YouTube app, Android saves ...
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Play video with 2x speed in MX player kindly help

I just realized that when you move two fingers up and down the left side of the screen (like when you adjust brightness, but with two fingers) the playback speed adjusts accordingly.
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Good combination for playing media from SMB/CIFS share?

VLC for Android plays media from SMB shares. I use VLC on my tablet, my little Android set top box and about to put it on my firesticks. I also use VLC on my Windows and Linux PC's.
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Disable autoplay video in Chrome

Chrome for Android doesn't have an option to disable autoplay. My solution is: Switch to Firefox.
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Keep sound from video playing in background

I personally use MX Player, and it does what you say very well. It has support for locked screen audio playback, background play of audio from videos, pop-up videos and others. Downside is that the ...
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Webpage objects extend beyond visibility

It isn’t browser’s fault, the video container has hardcoded width of 560px, that’s about 1960px on Nexus’s screen, which itself has width of 1440px. That’s webmaster’s fault, as it’s possible to make ...
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How many type of video format supported in native android device?

Android Supported Video Format/Codec H.263 H.264 AVC MPEG-4 SP VP8  Supported Video File Types/Container Formats  H.263 >            • 3GPP (.3gp)                          • MPEG-4 (.mp4) H.264 ...
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Is there a better way to hide TV shows from the gallery?

The solution to that is pretty easy: Instead of renaming the folder to .Video (and thus "hiding" it completely), simply place a file named .nomedia inside it. That way you hide it from the media ...
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How to mute ads?

Video ads use Android media stream to play sound Muting the phone media mutes ads as well
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When you record a video at 60 fps, how can you play the video back at 24 fps?

I personally use Cyberlink Power Director on Android for doing this, you need to slow it down to around %45 and then export the video at 24 FPS Export Steps with Power Director 1 - Select Save ...
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How to use external OTG webcam for video calls/conference/talks?

Android 9 has native support for external cameras, but in order for it to work it should be implemented by the manufacturer, which according to anecdotal reports I saw online isn't done by most or ...
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How can I make two Android devices show the same video simultaneously?

GarethD I know that your original question was posted over five years ago but, I have been looking for same solution and so far I have found just one that works for me. You need to download two apps. ...
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How to properly play 720p/1080p media with subtitles through MHL (HDMI out)?

If you're rooted you could try to force a certain combination of phone screen resolution and DPI using Second Screen and maybe your selected video player will conform to that even as the video is ...
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VLC speed play in Android app

When you play an audio file in vlc tap the track name at the bottom to bring up the playlist. In the upper right tap the dots then the image of a man running. This changes playback speed. In settings ...
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Download YouTube Videos from Mobile?

It's 2020 and I use NewPipe (it can be downloaded here or here). You can use it to download Youtube videos and to: Customize your download: Set title Choose between video or audio ...
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Download YouTube Videos from Mobile?

I used to use Tubemate. It has many options, one of which is the ability to download the audio part alone so that you can also just listen to the video rather than watch it. I later implemented a ...
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List of supported A/V and Image Codecs

The file media_codecs.xml located in /system/etc lists the codecs available for a particular device. To read it via adb shell: adb shell cat /system/etc/media_codecs.xml Part of Media_codecs.xml ...
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Pictures and videos not showing in the gallery

Workaround: In my case, the images with a very long name didn't show up in the Gallery. After I renamed them, they showed up. Update: A rename by adding one more character (in the Total Commander / X-...
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How to play YouTube videos at 2x speed?

Just in case anyone still has this question, I should probably mention that at least since September 2017, it is now possible to control playback speed in the official YouTube app. Just tap the menu ...
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