Enable H.264 support for Firefox in Ubuntu 14.04

Add H.264 to Firefox on your Ubuntu 14.04 system

Here's how you can enable H.264 support for Firefox in Ubuntu 14.04.

1. Open a terminal window.

2. Type in the following commands then hit Enter after each.

sudo add-apt-repository ppa:mc3man/trusty-media

sudo apt-get update

sudo apt-get install gstreamer0.10-ffmpeg

FFmpeg plugin for GSreamer is dropped from official Ubuntu 14.04 official repositories, Firefox doesn't support the H.264 codec. So you can install it from third-party repository.

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