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Questions tagged [media9]

media9 is a LaTeX package for embedding interactive Adobe Flash (SWF) and 3D files (Adobe U3D & PRC) as well as video and sound files or streams (FLV, MP4/H.264, MP3) into PDF documents with Adobe Reader-9/X compatibility.

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My code uses `media9` and does most of what is expected, except play the video or audio files!

The .jpg, .MP3 and .MP4 files reside in folder …/Files. The code was lifted from Overleaf but I cannot get it to play the audio and video files. What is missing? I am running with Windows 10 and ...
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How to shift a video on a beamer frame?

I have a video in my beamer presentation which is already in fullscreen size but is shifted a few cm down and a few cm to the right. How can I shift an \includemedia environment? MMW : \...
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“Fullscreen” mode for video in beamer

I want to have a video in my slideshow which needs to be played in fullscreen mode. It is recorded in 16:9. But I have no idea if there is any kind of setting to start the video directly in fullscreen ...
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Beamer - mp3 - file does not play

For a presentation I need to add a mp3 file. I already followed all steps in the Q&A at How to include multimedia files in beamer. My followed MMW does compile but do not deliver any sound at all. ...
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embedding sound with beamer overlays

I want to embed audio with beamer slides. I am using media9. I want my audio to start when a slide becomes visible, and stop when it disappears. Without overlays this is not a problem. But I can't ...
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Set precise time on a video using javascript

Hi i'm trying to get a button to set the video time a precise point. The code listed below is what i've made up till now but its not working. i think because it cant get the document.getElementById. ...
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Media9 in beamer

When I run below code in my Linux system, there are some errors which I cannot understand where they come from. Here is my code: \documentclass{beamer} \usepackage{media9} \usepackage{graphicx} \...
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Embedding video in beamer using okular

I've read everything on this topic like this, this, this, this, etc. All solutions are very old and I am not able to get them to work on my current system. I am using: arch 4.19.4 okular 1.5.3 ...
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Compilation error when using Media9 package

I am compiling this example from example link \documentclass{beamer} \usepackage{media9} \begin{document} \begin{frame}{dumb frame} \dots \end{frame} \begin{frame}{frame with sound \includemedia[ ...
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Alternative to media9 package for embedding MP4 videos in LuaLaTeX PDF

I have a presentation from 2 years ago which embeds MP4 videos into a PDF document generated with LuaLaTeX using the multimedia and media9 packages. Now, two years later, the document is still ...
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Embedding Videos in Poster: media9 with baposter

I am creating a "poster" that will be displayed on a screen. A central feature of the poster will be a video that will play continuously. I am using the baposter document class to create the poster (...
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No 3D graphic in output PDF file using media9

I want to attach a 3D file from Inventor to my pdf, I have done what was said in this comment https://tex.stackexchange.com/a/52090/1053, but after compiling pdf, I can see only origin of the 3D file, ...
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Import 3D (*.stl) model with media9 [closed]

I have seen that is possible to insert a 3d model (*.u3d) model inside a pdf. But I have some stl objects and I can't manage to insert them into a pdf. Does anyone know a way to insert a stl file ...
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Latex Beamer - Media9 : Coloring the Mediabuttons & Playbutton

My current code is the following \begin{frame} \frametitle{Introduction To AWS} \hspace{-0.8cm} \includemedia[ label=myVidPlayer, width=10cm,height=6cm, activate=pageopen, addresource=1.flv, ...
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Cross-reference to “VIEW” of media9 prc content

I use the media9 package to insert a 3D model in my thesis. I created several views highlighting different parts of the model. Now when I describe the model within the text I would like to set a ...
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Multiple videos playing as a grid

Can anyone help me with multiple videos playing simultaneously in beamer ? I need to play 9 different videos as a 3x 3 grid. Any suggestions to adapt this to my problem? Thank you beamer, media9 - ...
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How to add a picture on video using movie15 package or media9 or multimedia package(s) on LinuxOS

I have been experimenting with the sample of code from LaTeX beamer presentation. At this point let me clarify that I know that this is a deprecated module and that I should be using media9 and not ...
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MP3 sound files embedded with media9 cannot be played using ezpdf reader on android

I created a PDF with MP3 files embedded following an example of media9: \includemedia[ addresource=sample.mp3, transparent, flashvars={ source=sample.mp3 &autoPlay=true }, ]{\...
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Replacing figure with .mp4

I want to replace a figure with a video file (.mp4) using the media9 package however I don't know in which environment to place it. Can someone give me an example such that it still looks like a ...
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Video does not automatically play on beamer (Auto-play)

I want to include a video in my beamer presentation and I would like that the latter starts automatically when the slide opens. Everything is fine until now (I can read the video on the pdf) except ...
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U3D model deactivates but does not go away! It remains in position on the next page when scrolling in singlepage mode (Acrobat Reader DC)

I have come across a peculiar problem while using the media9 package to include 3d models. When I have an \includemedia followed by a \newpage and two or more \includemedia on the following page, the ...
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What is the most portable and widely-supported way to embed and play audio files in PDF made with XeTeX? [closed]

I wish to embed audio files in PDFs produced by XeTeX so that the user can click on a graphic (different for each recording) and hear the audio file. And I want the resulting PDFs to work in as many ...
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How to embed a YouTube video or other streaming in HTML5 format?

In this answer there was a good solution to the question Is it possible to embed a YouTube video using LaTeX? Unfortunately, since some days, it do not work more. The result, in the PDF, is this one: ...
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media9 package and the tcolorbox package are not compatible

It seems that the media9 package and the tcolorbox package are not compatible in the sense that there is an affect on the text color in the pdf file. If I use the media package, then the color of the ...
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mediabutton won't control animateinline [closed]

I am displaying an animateinline animation which loops through some frames. I now would like to have a "continue"-button to jump the animation to the next cycle of frames. If I understand the animate ...
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media9 video in full screen

I have a video.avi movie that I have converted to video.mp4 with ffmpeg using libx264 as follows: ffmpeg -i video.avi -c:v libx264 -profile:v high -pix_fmt yuv420p -g 30 -r 30 video.mp4 Now I have ...
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Synchronize two videos in media9 with autoPlay

I am trying to get two videos to auto play at the same time using media9. Just putting two videos on the screen with autoplay on yields a delay in one video, causing them to be out of sync. Does ...
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LaTeX video:media embedded by media9

I tried to add a video to my pdf with this code: \documentclass{article} \usepackage[utf8]{inputenc} \usepackage{amsmath} \usepackage{graphicx} \usepackage{media9} \title{Relazione moto ...
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Beamer: make a movie play only up to certain time

Is it possible to embed a video in Beamer and make it AutoPlay but say just up to the first 10 seconds? I have an mp4 movie that I am embedding by media9 package, but reading the DOCs of this latter ...
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media9: artefacts in embedded movie and looping inconsistent

I'm really having trouble to play back movies consistently, and I'm not sure where my workflow fails. Usually desired behavior: one slide with a still of the first movie frame. I would tell the ...
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Overlay image over animation

Is there any way to overlay an image over an animation (like in webpages) in beamer using either ainmategraphics,\begin{animateinline},\movie or \includegraphics together with tikzpicture
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media9 / APlayer: Unwanted Lag/Pause/Delay When Clicking For The Next Slide (beamer)

I embedded a small mp3 file using the media9 (APlayer.swf player). I use the beamer document class. The sound file plays well -- but when it's over and I click in order to get to the next slide then ...
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I managed to include a video with media9. Can I make a link to save the file?

I need to display a video as a media9 object, but, under it, display a link where the user can save the file. I managed to to create a video playerwith the following script: \pdfminorversion=5 \...
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LaTeX Switch Case with Media9

sadly I am an absolute beginner to LaTeX programming. I would like to use a switch case to display embedded YouTube Videos using the package Media9. \ifcase\value{counterVideogroup1} \...
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How to include multimedia files in beamer

A quick survey of the unanswered beamer questions suggestions that about 20% of them are about problems with including multimedia files, such as videos or sound files. Many of them are about either ...
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Why does a media9 video move other things on my slide?

In this MWE, there are points that appear on slide 1 and 3. On slide 2, when the video appears, the items that were generated on slide 1 move slightly. They then go back to there position when the ...
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Switching between U3D views in beamer

for a presentation I like to switch between several views of my 3D model. I'd like it to behave like slides, going through one view with each click. I found an answer here, however this solution isn'...
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Javascript does not work from button click

I have this very simple LaTeX file that uses the media9 package to insert 3D objects. I want to animate parts of the 3D object using Javascript, preferably on a button click. My problem is that when ...
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problem including a youtube video in a pdf via latex [closed]

I am trying to embed a YouTube video onto a pdf using LaTeX. Here is is the command that I use: \documentclass[aspectratio=169]{beamer} \usepackage{media9} \begin{document} \begin{figure} ...
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Beamer: PDF presentation viewer to play embedded videos and show elapsed time

I have been suffering from finding a PDF presentation viewer for beamer output on Windows that can play embedded videos (by media9 package) and show the elapsed presentation time. I have tried the ...
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Issue with 3D PDF created with LaTeX+media9 in mobile app

I'm using LaTeX with media9 (MikTeX 2.9) to create 3D PDF. The resulting PDF document can be displayed in Adobe Acrobat 11 on Windows. However, I can't load the same PDF in Tech Soft 3D PDF Reader ...
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3D PDF cycling between views animation

I'm creating a 3D pdf with latex and movie15 and I added some views for my u3d object... Then I added turntable.js to manually change a view of the object... till now everything is fine It is ...
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3D PDF : howto convert VRML with colors to U3D or PRC? [closed]

I'm using media9 package and it is great! What I'm trying to get is to have a 3D PDF coming from one or more VRML objects. I cannot find anymore the DeepExploration sw http://www.righthemisphere.com/...
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\includemedia does not play video but remains blank (Part 2)

I am having a similar issue to a prior forum (\includemedia does not play video but remains blank). I would like to have a video in my pdf that plays when you click on it. When the video is not ...
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Media9 package: pause video without mediabutton

I have a media9 video embedded in a beamer class document as follows: \includemedia[ label=Cor_T, width=\linewidth, height=\linewidth, activate=pageopen, ...
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Errors (1) missing \endcsname, (2) TeX capacity exceeded when including audio with media9

I'm trying to include sound clips in my .tex file. In a minimal file, I have no problems: \documentclass[a4paper, 11pt]{article} \usepackage{media9} \begin{document} \section{Lyd} \includemedia[...
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After failing to install media9, removing package from preamble continues giving error Support package l3kernel too old

I tried to install media9 by putting the following code in the preamble: \usepackage{media9,graphicx} This in order to be able to add sound files to my pdf, as this guy also asked help about. When ...
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How to insert a file audio with play and stop in pdf LaTex?

I wrote this code: \documentclass{book} \usepackage{media9,graphicx} \usepackage{microtype} \begin{document} \frontmatter \tableofcontents \mainmatter \chapter{Allegati} ...
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How to launch 2 videos simulteneously?

I want to run synchronously 4 videos on same page. This can be accomplished by launching all videos simultaneously. How to do that? Here is MWE with 2 videos. \documentclass{article} \usepackage{...
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media9 seems to conflict with xr-hyper [closed]

A year ago everything was fine with my book. But now compilation fails. I managed to localize my problem to the following MWE. The following error occurs when pdflatex runs over second file (B.tex): ...