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Increase playback speed in handbrake

Hey is it possible to increase to transcode a video with increased playback speed? I would need to increase the audio as well. Do I need to do it in a command line or can I do that in handbrake? ...
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Handbrake changes framerate of video camera footage, when set to 'same as source'

I have a Sony HDR-CX240 video camera. After transferring a video file to my computer and trying to convert it to .mp4 using handbrake, the frame rate seems to change. Google Drive link to both videos....
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If I encode a video above source and then later do a final encode, will I lose extra quality vs the final encode directly?

I am very happy with my Handbrake settings for my final encodes but I have a video that needs to be edited first. I intend to use Vegas Pro to do this but the default encoding settings create terribly ...
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Can Handbrake handle a demuxed audio track (.mka file)?

Or as it seems one has to always add some dummy video track for Handbrake to do the job in this situation? If so is there some other workaround to convert audio only files (e.g. bloated DTS to AAC)?
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Frame-by-frame h.265 transcoding

I'm capturing 240 FPS footage from the Go Pro Hero 6 Black in a lab setting, and I need to be able to review the footage frame by frame. Right now, I'm attempting to transcode the h.265 video output (...
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It is better to have more B-frames or more P-frame for video streaming?

I'm trying to re-encode (H.264) some videos from my movie library in order to put them on a NAS and stream them to a smartTV through WiFi. In order to do so, I'm using HandBrake on MacOS and – among ...
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Encoding settings in FFMPEG

I have a MKV file with the following encoding settings. I know the file was encoded in Handbrake because it says so in the meta data. cabac=1 ref=5 deblock=1:0:0 analyse=0x3:0x133 me=umh subme=9 psy=...
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Handbrake x265 Optimal settings for ripping DVD

I want to rip DVDs(MPEG2) to MKV using Handbrake for viewing on PC, and currently i am not sure about the settings of the x265 encoder. Can anyone suggest the optimal settings for: CRF : 19 ? 23 ? 25 ...
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Can you change the duration of a video in Handbrake?

I have a 1h25m 25fps video file that has an audio file that is 1h29m. I want to change the duration of the video from 1h25m to 1h29m. Is this possible with Handbrake? I tried setting the duration to ...
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Damaged headers? resolution unexpectedly low

I have several mkv files (I'm not the encoder); they are video clips of nearly equal length (22m10s ± a few seconds). As they were encoded (with Handbrake) in a batch, they all have the same encoding ...
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Best possible quality setting for screen recording (not games) and web presentation

Screen videos have text and simple geometric shapes, which need to stay sharp, detailed and crispy. The color should also remain untouched. With screen grabs, I want e.g. IBM blue to show as IBM blue ...
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Is HandBrake tune -still image applicable to videos with minimal movement?

I have some educational videos that are mostly PowerPoint slides and a teacher sitting in a chair talking. Is the -still image tune applicable for videos like that? I would like to make them as ...
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Convert variable framerate ~60 FPS to constant 60 FPS losslessly

I have gameplay footage recorded with ShadowPlay (“GeForce Experience”) at 60 FPS, which as I understand results in variable frame rate, because the game drops frames sometimes. However, trying to use ...
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Handbrake :: Why is an RF value of 20 to 23 recommended for HD while a lower value of 18 to 20 for SD?

This question is based on the software Handbrake. Being a newbie to video editing/conversion and Handbrake, I understand that the RF values are used to select quality. Lower the RF value, higher is ...
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Transcoding 100+ files from H.264 to H.265

I am in a process of transcoding 100+ High Quality Bitrate 720p MKVs containing H.264 (x264) to H.265 (x265 / HEVC). I do this with HandBrake software under Linux Debian 9 on Intel Xeon E3-1225 v3 3....
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H264 Intel qsv is hidden in Handbrake

Result of windows reisntall - there is no H264 Intel qsv module.
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Join multiple M4V to one file (maybe MKV?)

So I've recorded all my old Mini DV tapes to .AVI with dvgrab, then Deinterlaced them with Handbrake (Bob Method) on the High Profile but I'm left with a bunch of M4V files now (due to the 2 audio ...
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Howto Repaire or fix the duration of a mp4 video

I'm having a film that's ffmpeg and other progs claims to be 07:03:52 long, but the real playtime is actually more like 2:35:00 ffprobe video.mp4 ffprobe version 3.0.2 Copyright (c) 2007-2016 the ...
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ffmpeg / mencoder converting a video with correct setting

I have an avi video file that plays on my Onn-W7 player Link to avi video file that works and backup link to avi file that works. I'm trying to convert some other video files over so that they will ...
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How to change framerate with HandBrake without side effects

I'm making the 3rd instalment of my Sand Wars series (Sand Wars II) and I shot the majority of my footage at 60p (which I think means 60fps and progressive rather than interlaced). I do not want to ...
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Converting a Video from 1600 * 1200 to 1200 * 900

I have a video in the format of 1600 * 1200. I want to convert this video into 1200 * 900. I have done this with handbrake, but the first 10 seconds of the video is black and scrambled. Is there a ...
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Handbrake's Advanced tab settings for a conversion of a slide show video?

I want to convert a PowerPoint slide show video into another frame rate, for upload to facebook, as the ppt's original encodes are reproduced with heavy distortions on fb. The x264 conversions with ...
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How do I compress a high res motion graphic .MOV to a H.264 with a low file size?

I'll elaborate, I know how to do this but I have a problem with video which has been exported from After Effects with an Apple Pro Res codec, then compressed in Handbrake to a H.264 MP4 codec. The ...
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Add Black background to a vertical video

I have several vertical videos which I would like to display in the 16/9 or 4/3 format. I would like to have the video centered and have a black Background. I normally use Handbrake to compress my ...
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Handbrake refuses to use correct Audio channel with batch conversions

I'm trying to make Handbrake convert a batch of .mkv files, but I'm running into a problem where everything that it spits out from batch transfers uses the default channel 1, but I want the resulting ...
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Screencasts from quicktime are too large to share

I tend to take quite a lot of video screencasts to illustrate bugs and features to 3rd parties during web development projects. To achieve this is I use Quicktime on my Mac and then go to "File > ...
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Adding metadata for films/TV shows on Linux

I am looking for an open-source solution for automatically pulling films/TV shows informations. I've found MetaX (Windows only) and Subler (MacOSX only) from a post here. Apparently metadata sources ...
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Handbrake CLI command not working

I am trying to get the HB CLI to run this command removing the framerate (as the default ATV2 is 30fps and in the UK that looks rubbish, I want it to use the source fps ./HandBrakeCLI -i DVD -o ~/...
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Can't change Handbrake audio bit rate

I'm trying to compress video files using handbrake. While I'm managing to bring the video bit rate down, the audio bit rate is always at around 380kbps, no matter what I set in the audio settings tab....