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authorOlivier Hallot <>2017-11-20 18:47:48 -0200
committerOlivier Hallot <>2017-11-20 22:27:03 +0100
commit2efb8853f37090026c902720613ac9512132f393 (patch)
parent11046428321a6a5186d9199b59f7c8bc854f7411 (diff)
tdf#113949 Add more info on audio video support
After cloph's askbot answer. Change-Id: I0dceef8b2ba500ca28a70231c04ecbfbaa0e925e Reviewed-on: Reviewed-by: Olivier Hallot <> Tested-by: Olivier Hallot <>
2 files changed, 26 insertions, 7 deletions
diff --git a/source/text/shared/00/00000404.xhp b/source/text/shared/00/00000404.xhp
index 227a88766b..50f9d75384 100644
--- a/source/text/shared/00/00000404.xhp
+++ b/source/text/shared/00/00000404.xhp
@@ -68,8 +68,8 @@
<section id="mov_sound">
-<paragraph role="paragraph" id="par_idN107CD" xml-lang="en-US"><variable id="moviesound">Choose <emph>Insert - Media - Audio or Video</emph>
+ <paragraph role="paragraph" id="par_idN107CD" xml-lang="en-US"><variable id="moviesound">Choose <emph>Insert - Media - Audio or Video</emph>.</variable></paragraph>
+ <paragraph role="paragraph" id="par_idN107CE" xml-lang="en-US"><variable id="moviesound2">Choose <emph>Insert - Audio or Video</emph></variable></paragraph>
<section id="symoviesound">
<table id="">
diff --git a/source/text/shared/01/moviesound.xhp b/source/text/shared/01/moviesound.xhp
index cf0b723cbc..32335c0081 100644
--- a/source/text/shared/01/moviesound.xhp
+++ b/source/text/shared/01/moviesound.xhp
@@ -1,6 +1,6 @@
<?xml version="1.0" encoding="UTF-8"?>
<helpdocument version="1.0">
* This file is part of the LibreOffice project.
@@ -18,8 +18,8 @@
* except in compliance with the License. You may obtain a copy of
* the License at .
<topic id="textshared01moviesoundxml" indexer="include" status="PUBLISH">
<title xml-lang="en-US" id="tit">Audio or Video</title>
@@ -28,7 +28,8 @@
<section id="moviesound">
-<bookmark xml-lang="en-US" branch="index" id="bm_id1907712"><bookmark_value>inserting;movies/sounds</bookmark_value>
+<bookmark xml-lang="en-US" branch="index" id="bm_id1907712">
+ <bookmark_value>inserting;movies/sounds</bookmark_value>
<bookmark_value>sound files</bookmark_value>
<bookmark_value>playing movies and sound files</bookmark_value>
@@ -44,6 +45,7 @@
<section id="howtoget">
<embed href="text/shared/00/00000404.xhp#moviesound"/>
+ <embed href="text/shared/00/00000404.xhp#moviesound2"/>
<paragraph xml-lang="en-US" id="par_idN10683" role="heading" level="2">To insert a movie or sound file into your document</paragraph>
<list type="ordered">
@@ -51,7 +53,7 @@
<paragraph xml-lang="en-US" id="par_idN1068A" role="paragraph">Click where you want to insert the file.</paragraph>
- <paragraph xml-lang="en-US" id="par_idN1068E" role="paragraph">Choose <emph>Insert - Media - Audio or Video</emph>.</paragraph>
+ <paragraph xml-lang="en-US" id="par_idN1068E" role="paragraph">Choose <emph>Insert - Media - Audio or Video</emph>. For %PRODUCTNAME Impress, choose <emph>Insert - Audio or video</emph>.</paragraph>
<paragraph xml-lang="en-US" id="par_idN10696" role="paragraph">In the File Open dialog, select the file that you want to insert.</paragraph>
@@ -78,8 +80,25 @@
<paragraph xml-lang="en-US" id="par_id0120200912062064" role="note">When you show an Impress presentation, the embedded sound or video on the current slide plays automatically until it's over or until you leave the slide.</paragraph>
<paragraph xml-lang="en-US" id="par_idN106D0" role="paragraph">You can also use the Media Playback Bar to pause, to stop, to loop, as well as to adjust the volume or to mute the playback of the file. The current playback position in the file is indicated on the left slider. Use the right slider to adjust the playback volume. For movie files, the bar also contains a list box where you can select the zoom factor for the playback.</paragraph>
+ <paragraph role="heading" id="hd_id281511208172156" level="2" xml-lang="en-US">Supported media formats</paragraph>
+ <paragraph role="paragraph" id="par_id971511208248862" xml-lang="en-US">%PRODUCTNAME relies on the operating system's installed media support.</paragraph>
+ <list type="unordered">
+ <listitem>
+ <paragraph id="par_id231511209745892" role="listitem" xml-lang="en-US"><emph>For Microsoft Windows</emph>: %PRODUCTNAME can open anything for which <emph>DirectShow</emph> filters are installed (<link href="" name="linkname">list of default formats</link>).</paragraph>
+ </listitem>
+ <listitem>
+ <paragraph id="par_id601511209768414" role="listitem" xml-lang="en-US"><emph>For GNU/Linux</emph>: %PRODUCTNAME uses <emph>gstreamer</emph>, so whatever you can play using gstreamer can be used with %PRODUCTNAME (<link href="" name="linkname">list of defined types</link>).</paragraph>
+ </listitem>
+ <listitem>
+ <paragraph id="par_id841511209784505" role="listitem" xml-lang="en-US"><emph>For Apple macOS</emph>: %PRODUCTNAME uses <emph>QuickTime</emph> supported media formats (<link href="" name="linkname">list of media formats</link>).</paragraph>
+ </listitem>
+ </list>
<section id="relatedtopics">
<embed href="text/shared/01/mediaplayer.xhp#mediaplayertitle"/>
+ <paragraph role="paragraph" id="par_id391511209364018" xml-lang="en-US"><link href="" name="linkname">List of default formats for Microsoft Windows DirectShow </link>.</paragraph>
+ <paragraph role="paragraph" id="par_id921511209448360" xml-lang="en-US"><link href="" name="linkname">List of defined types for gstreamer in GNU/Linux </link>.</paragraph>
+ <paragraph role="paragraph" id="par_id591511209548848" xml-lang="en-US"><link href="" name="linkname">List of media formats for Apple macOS QuickTime</link>.</paragraph>
+ <paragraph role="paragraph" id="par_id561511210645479" xml-lang="en-US"><link href="" name="linkname">%PRODUCTNAME Askbot question and answer</link></paragraph>