[vlc] VLC Media Player Troubleshooting

Jean-Baptiste Kempf jb at videolan.org
Thu Jan 8 12:26:07 CET 2009


On Sun, Jan 04, 2009 at 12:08:03PM -0700, Kooshy Naghshineh wrote :
> First off, I like to say how much I like VLC Media Player, job well done. I
> am having an issue when playing back 1080P x264 mkv files. Every now and
> then the video freezes for 1 or 2 seconds and comes back choppy and it
> clears again, but the DTS audio is fine. I have tried closing all apps
> running, and have tried the suggestions in your support section with no
> improvement. My plasma tv however is 720P only. Could this be the problem?
> My windows resolution is set to 1280, and when I set it to 1920 it doesn't
> make any difference. I can watch 720P vids without any freezing. My CPU is
> 1.86 dual core E6300 and 4 gigs of ram with eVGA Geforce 8600 GTS. Also note
> that I can play 1080P files that are WMV format with Windows Media Player
> without any freezing! I think this might be a setting issue within VLC
> player. Any help would be greatly appreciated.

You should try to deactivate the loopfilter in the preferences as stated
on the forum.

Best Regards,

Jean-Baptiste Kempf

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