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VLC for Android -- resume from stopped position when clicking on History

I too was looking for this but I haven't found a direct answer for VLC on android. There is an option under Settings -> Extra Setting -> Video -> Ask confirmation to resume. But it appears to ...
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Can not install apks from File Manager or browser?

Installing With the LineageOS File Manager It seems that inside the File Manager, there are two discrete things Download a directory, and Downloads some broken nonsense shortcut link: Does not ...
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VLC for Android: Where does it stores playlist files?

The playlists and other media informations are stored in this database file: /data/data/org.videolan.vlc/app_db/vlc_media.db The easiest method so far is to modify the playlists from inside the app ...
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VLC for Android -- resume from stopped position when clicking on History

Answering my own question: I was unable to get VLC to do it, but I found the perfect alternative app for it: Simple Audiobook Player: https://play.google.com/store/apps/details?id=mdmt.sabp.free&...
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Sound from VLC video after locking screen

i have Huawei mate 9 and i have found one resolution which is Phone Battery is locking VLC player to run in back ground see attached screenshots which we have to enable.
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Why does VLC show deleted files?

Actually what you see is "Downloads History", not "Downloads Directory". So the item will remains even though the actual file has been moved/deleted. Same concept like web browser downloads history,...
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How can I play a video in the earpiece with VLC?

This answer may not be 100% because you asked about VLC, however Stealth Audio Player is able to play audios (& audio from videos) via the earpiece. Usually, there are two ways of playing music ...
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Which version of VLC is right for an Exynos tablet?

-ARMv7.apk The version needed with -ARMv7.apk. After downloading that, you have to install it. This may be more difficult than need be because VLC currently has the content-type on the response set ...
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Why does VLC show deleted files?

Go to Settings, then Application manager, then click on VLC, then click on Storage, then Clear cache and Clear data, then restart the application. I did that and it worked just fine.
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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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VLC for Android -- resume from stopped position when clicking on History

Resume audio playback position does work in VLC-Android v3.2.7 when both these conditions are met the audio file's ID3 genre tag is one of podcast, audiobooks, audiobook, speech, vocal (or if the ...
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VLC for Android -- resume from stopped position when clicking on History

I just found a way to do it (with VLC 3.0.13 and Android 7.1.2). When you are done listening to your audio file do not pause it, but quit VLC application by tapping on the cross in the notification ...
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Adding videos to VLC

I just tried it and it does indeed scan all your files at the startup. You do have to give it All Files Access. In addition, there is a Browse button at the bottom and you can search for files. It is ...
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Running VLC from the shell in Android and also passing in a subtitles file?

I thought of a way to get an Android script to accomplish this: (1) create an empty "work" directory; (2) copy the VideoToPlay.mp4 file into that work directory; (3) copy the *.ssa file into ...
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How to fix TV stream over VLC Android crashes instantly, yet plays on Windows?

I ditched VLC once I discovered these two apps: dream Player TV for FritzBox (Chromecast TV App) dream Player for FritzBox (Android App for smartphones) dream Player TV I installed it directly on my ...
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VLC for Android: No connection to local network

Robert's comment clued me into the fact that the phone itself had somehow gotten into a mode whereby the main WiFI icon that is displayed on the phone did not reflect the connection status as it ...
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Delete items from playlist in VLC 2.0.x

This wasn't the case with the older versions of VLC for Android. Dismissed/removed songs shouldn't appear again in the playlist. I emailed the developer about this issue and they acknowledged this bug....
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turn off pitch correction in VLC when speed is changed

For VLC for Android, v. 1.7.5, the required setting is in the "Extra Settings" section under the "Performance" menu and is called "Time-Stretching Audio".
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Sound from VLC video after locking screen

I had the same problem on a Samsung Note 8, even with "Play videos in background" setting turned on. In the latest version of VLC (v3.3.4), the "Play videos in the background" ...
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adding MRLs to a playlist VLC

Input the MRL where VLC android asks in order to play the stream. Once playing at the bottom of your android screen keep your finger pressed on the stream being played. VLC player for android then ...
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adding MRLs to a playlist VLC

I was struggling too to get a working playlist with VideoLAN on Android. Apparently the app didn't (and probably still does not) provide a way to have a playlist which doesn't vanish after shutting ...
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