View Full Version : [ubuntu] video player flashing when playing media!

January 23rd, 2009, 04:57 PM
hello everyone,
i am new to ubuntu and yesterday i tried to play a video on my Movie Player and the screen flashes when the video plays. I tried playing music as well but it also flashes, as it is displaying visualistions. I also tried VLC media player- but the same thing happens.

so whats wrong? please help, someone.

January 23rd, 2009, 10:24 PM
did you turn the compiz on?If so disable compiz OR set the video output to X11 at your video player's preferences