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The originality of VLC can be shorted as :
We'll see essentially the Video fonction (VLC is the HandyLinux default video player).
To open a video : Clic on “Media” tab.
VLC is able to:
For watching a DVD or video CD, put it in the reader and it will be automatically launched.
VLC has lot options and we recommand you to visit these links :
Shotwell is the default HandyLinux' image browser.
Shotwell lets you browse, import, modify and sort your pictures simply by date and to print them.
Clic on the “Pictures Viewer” button in Multimedia section of HandyMenu. Introduction window appears :
Then you are in the Shotwell interface :
Shotwell proposed options are simple and appears on rollover. Explicit menus and easy interface.
This is a good player that can handle your music collection as your convinience.
To open it just go to HandyMenu, “Multimedia” section, “Music player” button.
By default, Quodlibet automatically verifies “Music” folder (HandyMenu then “Files” and “My Music”).
After launching it, the list of your songs is displayed in the main window.
In this example, we have access to the list and we are listening “AC-DC” Highway to Hell “Highway to Hell”.
QuodLibet has an activity icon in the notification area so you could close it, it plays again.
Radio Tray is a lightweight application that permits you to listen online radios. It's weel integrated in the Dashboard.
In HandyLinux, you have pre-choosen radios covering lot of styles.
Notification appears too, naming the active radio name or artist name and song title…
For others settings just right clic on icon : Add/Remove, Rename radios and Create groups.
To spread HandyLinux or any other GNU/Linux distribution, take the ISO file and choose “Burn image”. The window appearing lets you manage where's the ISO, what burner to choose and others options.
Once ISO selected and CD/DVD in, clic on “Burn image”. Once achieved, the burner eject CD/DVD automatically.
Insert RW disc in, open Xfburn and choose “Clean disc”.
Confirm the burner a way to clean (fast or known secure total) in the next window. Clic on “Clean”. Once achieved, the burner eject CD/DVD automatically :
“Datas Composition” mode can save what you want and what you want only.
In main window, clic on “Datas Composition”. Select folders and/or files to save and clic “Add”. Your selection is in the bottom :
Once your datas are ready to be burnt, clic on “Burn” right bottom. A confirmation window appears with burner selected and others options. Once configured, clic on “Burn composition” :
Once achieved, the burner eject CD/DVD automatically.
To burn a compatible hi-fi disc, choose “Audio composition” in main window. As for datas composition, use the browser in up to select songs that will apper in bottom. Once complete, clic on “Launch” :
As for datas composition… confirmation and launch, then ejection of disc.
Go listen music on your hi-fi.
Volume settings in HandyLinux goes through XfMixer. Open it by clicking on the “sound” icon in the dashboard or with HandyMenu, “Multimedia” section, “Volume settings” button. At first launch, you must choose your soundcard in the dropdown menu, after set “controls” handled by XfMixer. Click on “Controls” left bottom of window :
Window appears to select in/out of XfMixer :
Now you can benefit of complete soundcard settings :