Embedding movies

Richard Kimberly Heck rikiheck at lyx.org
Sun Apr 19 16:09:10 UTC 2020

On 4/19/20 11:27 AM, Jürgen Spitzmüller wrote:
> Am Sonntag, den 19.04.2020, 10:32 -0400 schrieb UD Kap:
>> Is there a way to embed movies (mpg, mp4, avi) in a lyx/beamer
>> presentation?  I have read the manuals and tried using multimedia,
>> movie15 and movie9-- none worked.
> It very much depends on (1.) your operating system and (2.) the PDF
> viewer. Adobe Reader on Windows (and the Mac probably) can display more
> multimedia content than most PDF viewers on Linux (even Adobe when that
> still existed for Linux).
> On the other hand, I learned that pdfpc (https://pdfpc.github.io/)
> worked surprisingly well on Linux at least with the companion package, 
> https://www.ctan.org/pkg/pdfpc-movie. But this requires you to have
> pdfpc installed on the presenting computer.

Wow! That looks great.


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