How to install mpeg-4 aac decoder in zorin 17

I am unable to play videos on zorin os. Any help?

sudo apt-get install ubuntu-restricted-extras


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Gday @Blizjay6 Welcome to the community!

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this solution doesn't seem to work for me

I have the ubuntu-rstricted-extras intalled but am still unable to play videos

Alright. But the solution has't worked for me.

I still can't play videos

Try a different player and see if the problem persist. Also are you sure that the media file aren't broken?

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this command worked. sudo apt-get install vlc

thanks a lot.

I did it now. I've downloaded a another vlc player with this command sudo apt-get install vlc and it worked.


I have marked post #7 as Solution.

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