Solved Play HD Video Tags: Windows 7 Video HD Ubuntu Last response: November 15, 2012 3:02 AM in Linux/Free BSD Share ankur_info November 14, 2012 8:13:24 AM I have dual boot with Windows 7 Ultimate & Ubuntu Linux. In windows 7, I watch HD Video using Media Player Classic. But in Ubuntu, same hd video doesn't play smoothly. I don't know how to use my Nvidia Graphics card for hardware decoding in Ubuntu. In VLC the files are plays but quality is not good as Media Player Classic in Windows. Please tell me how to use Hardware decoding (Cuda or DXVA) in Ubuntu. More about : play video Best solution skittle a b $ Windows 7 November 14, 2012 2:03:00 PM In linux, the hardware decoding on Nvidia cards is called VDPAU. You need to install the nvidia proprietary driver for it to work. ankur_info November 15, 2012 3:02:49 AM Best answer selected by ankur_info. Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources: ForumHd video does not play ForumMy pc is atom procer 1.6a0ghz 1800 hd video not play plz help ForumCan my hp p6537c handle a Radeon HD 5670 Video Card on a 250 psu to play diablo ForumArtifacs on win 7 media player during HD-video play ForumMinimum processor to play hd video ForumPlease help. I need to play HD video . ForumHow to play HD video smoothly ForumWhat's the minimum CPU/MB/ Video Card combo that will play HD video ? Forum8400 GS pci card is causing 100% cpu utilization when I play HD video ForumCan this netbook play full HD videos? Forumcant play HD video ForumIs the server can play a video card 7950 ForumSlow video /audio play on Dell 3000 ForumCan I play mass effect 2 with a ATI Radeon HD 3200 video card ForumWill 1GB suffice for play /edit/burn DVDs/upload full HD 1080p videos ForumPlay 1080p HD video on a 100$ net book with atom ForumBoot Problems ForumVideo capture Software. ForumVideo card question ForumGPU Video playback More resources !