All articles from Sound & Image

    March 2022

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    • VLC won't play YouTube videos: what to do?

      Downloading videos from YouTube is a common practice and there are plenty of softwares that allow you to do that. However, once on your computer, you might have encountered difficulties playing the latest downloads with VLC but not with the older videos. The present article discusses different solutions for this problem, so if this is what you are searching for, then keep reading.

    • How to change image pixel size: on Mac, in Paint

      The resolution and the size of an image can be adjusted according to the number of pixels. This can be done through the software Paint.net. Once the software is installed, the image can be imported and through the Image menu, the adjustment in the dimension can be made. This article will show you how to re-adjust the size of an image.

    • Create a Virtual DJ playlist

      To have all of your favorite music tracks loaded in Virtual DJ, you can create a playlist. Under Virtual DJ, the creation of a playlist is done via simple as drag and drop.

    • Record desktop with Fraps

      Fraps is not limited to the recording of video games. You can use this software to record a video of your desktop or application window too. But it should be noted that this tip only works with Windows 7 and Vista integrating the Aero desktop feature. Read on to find out how to do this.

    28 March
    • Paramount Plus: price, shows, app

      Paramount Plus is the latest streaming platform to enter the increasingly crowded streaming platform market alongside, Disney+, Netflix, Amazon Prime Video, HBO Max etc. This article will look at the Paramount Plus release date, the subscription price, which shows are available, how to get the free trial, and more.

    27 March
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    • How to update iTunes on Windows

      iTunes can now be installed on Windows so that almost everyone can use it. In some situations, you may need to update iTunes or check if an update is available. The updating process depends on how you installed iTunes on your PC, we reveal to you everything you need to know to properly update the software.

    24 March
    • How to import iTunes library: PC, MusicBee

      There are several different ways you can import your iTunes library to your PC. One of them is to use a software called MusicBee that will simplify the whole import process. Here we explain to you the whole installation and import process.

    • How to use Deezer: on Android, for free

      Deezer is an online music streaming service that allows users to legally listen to music from various genres and artists. In this article, we'll go through certain tips and tricks to make using Deezer on your Android device easier and we'll solve certain common issues. Read on for the details.

    23 March
    • Change pointer size: LG TV

      The remote of an LG Smart TV works just like a mouse, allowing you to navigate freely across the different menus of your screen. As with a computer mouse cursor, on LG Smart TV you can easily customize and change the size of the pointer. Read on to discover how to do it.

    • Change SoundCloud: username, URL

      Soundcloud is a music streaming service that lets you save playlists and listen to the playlists of other members when you create an account. Your Soundcloud account is customizable, and you are even given the option of changing your display name and profile URL. This tutorial will walk you through the short process.

    22 March
    • Unable to download videos with Real Player

      Real Player allows users to record and download videos from popular multimedia internet sites such as YouTube or DailyMotion by right clicking over the video being played. If the option to download video is missing from Real Player, the issue could be related to the configuration of Real Player, the internet browser being used or other programs installed in the system.

    • Customize settings of the mouse wheel in VLC

      Many of you know that the VLC media player is highly customizable. You can even personalize your hotkeys and mouse function to make the player the handiest and easiest to use. In this article, you will learn how to change the mouse wheel control function.

    • How to enable power saving on Samsung TV

      Energy saving mode on your TV can help you reduce energy consumption and make the use of your TV more sustainable and economical. Read on to discover how to enable the energy saving mode on your Samsung Smart TV.

    • Mobile phone audio formats

      Mobile phones support a wide variety of audio file formats. Some compatibility issues require the prior conversion of audio files to make them readable on multiple devices. Here's an overview of the existing audio file formats and conversion options.

    21 March
    • Convert CDA to MP3: iTunes, for free, on Mac

      Apple Music can still connect to the iTunes store on the internet and download music and multimedia files and it can also easily convert CDA music to an MP3 format. In this article, we'll walk you through the steps to carry out this conversion process.

    • How to disable subtitles on Media Player Classic

      Subtitles can be a very useful feature when watching films in foreign languages or films such as Westerns, where the actors may have strong accents. However it is necessary to be able to disable subtitles when they are not wanted or needed. In this article, we will show you how to disable this feature under Media Player Classic.

    • Stop iTunes duplicating songs: after sync

      iTunes allows users to manage data on the iPhone, iPod and iPad devices.The data can be music or other multimedia files and if they are not managed properly, duplicates of the same track may exist. It is possible to display and then remove duplicate tracks in the iTunes library to save memory. This article will show you the easiest ways to remove duplicate songs and clean up your iTunes.

    • How to make a video on Windows Media Player: with pictures

      Would you like to create a video with your photos and also add music in the background? If so, you'll need a program like Windows Movie Maker, which allows you to create and edit videos. You simply import the photos and music (MP3) into the program interface and follow some simple instructions. You can also add transitions between photos or add a title to your creation, among other possibilities.

    18 March
    • How to find your iTunes backup folder

      When you upload or download files onto iTunes, the app automatically creates backup files, which can be helpful in the event that data is lost or deleted by accident. This tutorial will show you how to locate your iTunes backup folder on a macOS or Windows computer.

    • Watch UFC online for free: websites, apps

      UFC (Ultimate Fighting Championship) has exploded in recent years, with millions of fans now tuning in worldwide. No matter where you live, you will find a website or an app to match all the UFC events you want for free. Here we provide you with a list of reliable websites and apps.

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    • How to change screen size in VLC

      Under VLC, it may happen when watching a video downloaded from the internet or recorded by a digital camera, mobile phone, or using any other device that the image doesn't fit the screen (black strips at each end). To eliminate these black strips, you can change the aspect ratio of your video. Here's how.

    • Increase VLC volume: more than 200, to 400

      VLC is a popular software media player that can play multimedia files of various formats. The volume control in VLC can be used to increase or decrease the volume. VLC allows users to increase the volume up to 400%. Once the video is launched, the mouse scroll button can be used to increase the volume up to 400%.

    14 March
    10 March
    • Top programs to download videos from any website

      Free and easy to install, these programs are the ultimate solution if you want to download videos on your PC and have them easily accessible without depending on an internet connection. Moreover, you can download videos from any web page, not only YouTube. In this article, you will find the best programs to download videos and keep them on your computer.

    • ASPI drivers: Windows 10, download

      CD/DVD drives are one of the most important parts of a personal computer's multimedia capability. Occasionally however, an error message may pop up about a missing or corrupted ASPI driver. These drivers are the integral bridges between the hardware and software, without which multimedia capabilities would be severely affected. The easiest way to solve this issue is to download and install the latest version of the ASPI drivers. We will explain this procedure below.

    9 March
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    • Resize an image: online, for free, without losing quality

      Images from digital cameras can be saved in various formats that may eat up a lot of space on the hard disk of the system due to their sheer size. It is advisable to resize the image in order to avoid these problems. This article will show you how to optimise any size reductions.

    • How to delete your Amazon account permanently?

      Whether you don't use Amazon as much anymore or you don't support their working policy or environmental impact, it is your right to delete permanently your associated account. So can you delete an Amazon account? As always, CCM comes to the rescue: in this article, we discuss two different ways to get rid of your Amazon account forever.

    • How to save audio on PC: with Audacity, Windows 10

      You may want to save your PC's sound output for a number of reasons. The most common one is that you would like to create a podcast, a web radio episode, or a YouTube, Dailymotion, or Vimeo video. You can follow several courses of action to save your computer's audio. Continue reading to discover some of the main ones.

    4 March
    • LG TV eco mode: turn off, auto power off

      You can configure your LG Smart TV to put connected external drives to sleep (standby) after a specified period of inactivity to reduce energy consumption. To do so, you need to enable the HDD Eco Mode. You can use your TV more economically by also switching on the Auto Power Off option. Read on to discover how to set up both preferences.

    3 March
    • The most anticipated movies of 2022

      As a result of the pandemic, many films that should have been released in 2020 and 2021 were postponed. In this article we look some of the most anticipated film releases on 2022.

    1 March
    • How to watch porn safely and privately?

      More and more people consume porn on the internet, either to better explore their sexuality, have a good time or simply because they consider adult videos art. Watching porn on the internet is easy, but it's not always easy to maintain an intimate space in front of the screen. If you're one of the millions of people who consume porn on the internet and you want to watch porn safely and privately, without people knowing, just follow these tips.