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I am trying to embed a video in a beamer presentation. What I am trying is to use \usepackage{multimedia} and in my main code to use the following to add the video:

\begin{frame}{movie}
\begin{figure}[h!] 
     \centering    
     \movie{\includegraphics[width=0.45\textwidth]{1.jpg}}{demo.mp4}
     \caption{caption}
\end{figure} 
\end{frame}

However in my pdf I get just the image .jpg and I cant see or play the demo video. What is my problem here?

closed as off-topic by user36296, Mensch, Zarko, gernot, Stefan Pinnow Jan 7 '17 at 20:05

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  • Not the right PDF viewer? – AlexG Nov 25 '15 at 8:46
  • What you mean? I am not using the right pdf viewer? – snake plissken Nov 25 '15 at 8:50
  • Maybe. Capabilities of PDF viewers largely differ. – AlexG Nov 25 '15 at 10:11
  • I am using acrobat reader. – snake plissken Nov 25 '15 at 10:13
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    I'm voting to close this question as caused by outdated latex version – user36296 Jan 7 '17 at 19:27

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