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    VLC (Solved)

    Thank you, most kind
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    VLC (Solved)

    This is embarrassing but I can't find how to mark it solved, where exactly is the appropriate button ??
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    VLC (Solved)

    Cracked it, instead of putting those values in the advanced section I put them in the section "Simple" this time the rules appeared so I started VLC again & bingo, it works. Thank you Lord Boltar, couldn't have done that without your input.
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    VLC (Solved)

    OK so I've followed your instructions exactly, the HTTP port was 8010, I put these rules in as you said but the firewall said "No rules added" & when I looked in the logs it said [25/11/20 15:49:11] Error running: /usr/sbin/ufw allow out from any to 8010 > ERROR: Bad destination address | What...
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    VLC (Solved)

    Ok my apologies for being a bit thick, I will try this shortly & let you know how I got on, in the meantime thank you so much for your assistance & patience.
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    VLC (Solved)

    This is what I get from that command, unfortunately it's all double dutch to me $ netstat -nlp (Not all processes could be identified, non-owned process info will not be shown, you would have to be root to see it all.) Active Internet connections (only servers) Proto Recv-Q Send-Q Local Address...
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    VLC (Solved)

    I am trying to cast media from my computer to a chromecast that's connected to my tv using VLC, when I click on playback / Rendering I see my Chromecast & select it, I then select the relevant media file(s) & the title appears on the tv but it will not play, if I I disable my firewall (UCFW) &...
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    Sleep mode in MInt 20

    Yes I have installed TLP thanks
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    Sleep mode in MInt 20

    Mine is a Fujitsu Lifebook AH530, when the original battery died I purchased a cheap replacement from Ebay & to be honest it's not great, it will only last a couple of hours on a full charge, (you get what you pay for of course) but I only wanted it so if I moved around the house it would still...
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    Sleep mode in MInt 20

    I am running Mint Ulyana 20, for no particular reason I have always shutdown my system after use every time, I realise that if simply close the lid so it goes to sleep it will open up instantly which is a big plus but is there any limit to how long I can leave it in this mode, for example will...
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    Normalise mp3's

    Firstly,Thank you for this detailed reply, unfortunately it's not working for me. I have followed your instructions, when I get to the bit cd Music/Artist/Album I just get a blinking cursor in the terminal, nothing else happens so I don't get to put the normalise command in. Iv'e installed...
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    Normalise mp3's

    It has a function called replay gain which suggests its what I'm looking for but volume levels haven't changed, maybe that's not what it's designed to do. Thanks anyway
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    Normalise mp3's

    Thanks Vrai, frustratingly I've tried to install mp3 gain without success which is a shame as it looks like what I need
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    Normalise mp3's

    Yeah thank you but I need to normalise files so that's not what i'm after but thanks anyway.
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    Normalise mp3's

    Thank you Condobloke, I will it a go & report back.
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