Questions tagged [software]

Software is a computer program that exists separate from the computer itself. It can be installed or uninstalled. In the context of this site, it is a tool for the manipulation of audio or video data.

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What tools can I use for animating maps?

I know this is not the optimal type of question. Sorry for that. However I think it can be answered by listing some alternatives. So I want to make videos about travel and I am looking for a tool for ...
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FFmpeg Windows MP4 - remove specific frames

I have a movie - movie.mp4. I wish to remove/delete specific contiguous frames from movie.mp4 which are located somewhere near the middle. Specifically, total frames in movie.mp4 = 33,595. I would ...
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Dxtory recording randomly crashing game

Whenever I try to record gameplay with Dxtory (using the h.264 codec) my game will crash after a seemingly random amount of time, although it is usually after at least 30 minutes. Dxtory produces no ...
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Using GoPro Studio to edit non-GoPro videos

I'm trying to use GoPro Studio to create a video that includes GoPro video as well as HD video from an iPhone. GoPro Studio was not able to deal with the .MOV file from the iPhone (the audio was ...
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Automatically load Blackmagic ATEM preset on launch?

How can I load setting from xml file in ATEM television studio automatically on launch? For example, I may need to launch it in one mode and have one set of presets and click another icon to load it ...
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a software program that allows me to draw on the screen while a video is playing and outputs a new video with the drawings on top of the old video?

As stated in the title, it is as simply as that. I need a piece of software that plays a video and then allows me to draw on top of the video and then the output will be a new video with the draws on ...
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Build FFmpeg with ".EXE" files of external libraries?

this is my first question on StackExchange! I recently got into building FFmpeg on Windows and build successfully the vanilla and the external library versions of this program! I noticed that it only ...
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Is there a hardware acceleration for audio encoding?

Video encoding with HW acceleration takes way less time than audio encoding. Is there a way to convert ac3 to aac faster?
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How do I prevent Wirecast from crashing?

I'm attempt to livestream from a 2016 MacBook Pro, but for some reason Wirecast (12.2.1) crashes. It doesn't matter what I'm doing, it only stays open for a couple of minutes, then it just completely ...
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How can I handle extremely long recordings?

I'm working on a software application that needs to process the video of legal depositions, which is just someone talking for a potentially long period of time. Potentially, they could leave the ...
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Why do I keep getting videos darker than the frames from which they were made regardless of the software I use?

I have tried using both VSDC and VideoPad for editing videos, and both of them randomly darken the videos I put into them. Is this a common issue? If not, what information do you need me to give to ...
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Collaborative editing network storage workflow

We got to the point where multiple editors working alone can no longer effectively tackle certain projects and move towards collaborative editing (and entire production) seems like a good idea. ...
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Two different video streams on PC. How do I sent each video stream into a separate monitor?

For example, in the picture I have video stream A and video stream B. How can I sent each video stream into separate video outputs, so that each video stream can be sent to its own monitor or video ...
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Use my own server to stream 360 videos

YouTube seems to limit the quality / resolution / data size of 360 videos that can be uploaded. If I want to serve higher quality content, what do I need to do? Requirements: Must work with mobile ...
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How can I add captions to videos?

I'm looking forward a way to add captions like some media companies do, in order to inform some news or tell a story on Facebook videos. Take Futurism videos as an example: https://www.facebook.com/...
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Calculate projected area in Cinema 4D

I would like to calculate the projected area of an object in Cinema 4D R12 on the Mac. Initially I am fine with calculating the projected area on one of the principal planes, but if a method exists ...
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How do I change the speed when I play a video on Movavi?

I was editing a video using Movavi and I don't know exactly what happened, but now when I play the video (still in the softwere) it is being played faster and with no sound as if I changed its speed. ...
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Removing background audio noise

I have recorded a demonstration video using a lav mic. The mic quality is ok but there is a discernible hiss in the background. I've tried playing with the settings on the camera and the mic, ...
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Full processing mode as default in VirtualDub

This is a software related question for VirtualDub (x32 and x64). Under Audio tab there are two options: "Direct stream copy" and "Full processing mode". Is there a way to set &...
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AviSynth vs visual tools (Premiere/AfterEffects/etc) - which tool is for which job?

I know what AviSynth is and I've used it many times in the past for my small home video editing/encoding needs. It also makes sense to me because I'm a programmer by trade so scripting it is not hard ...
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What is the next, semi-affordable step up in video production?

I'm currently using Windows 10 and Adobe Rush Premiere for processing graphics output from Mathematica. I doubt I can afford the hardware and software that produced Saya, but I could go a step up, say ...
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Merging all files in a folder with an avidemux batch file

I`ve been trying to create a batch file that merges all files in a folder using avidemux. Ideally, it would be awesome if this works to do some changes as well (basically rescaling the video). I have ...
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How to save (download) a live video which has an m3u8 file?

I have a LIVE streaming video which have an m3u8 file, but in that stream I can only go 40s backwards. That means it only has 4 segments which are 10s long.here's the link to m3u8 file(it might not be ...
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Software or method to detect sequences of non-black frames in a long video

I have a large video file (about 6 hours long), it's a record from surveillance camera, the camera itself has no illumination features, though surveiled area has pretty good light which is triggered ...
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Compiling x264 in MinGW

I'm trying to do a minimal build of ffmpeg in MinGW including x264. For some reason the x264 package depends on ffms2 which depends on ffmpeg which itself has a huge list of dependencies. I will try ...
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Software to "control" a video show

I'm working on a magicians show. They need some videos to be played during it, but the timings of their work could vary. So I was wondering if I could find some kind of software that could be used to ...
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How can I record from do multi iPhone cameras

I’ve been asked to provide a cost effective solution for recording a church service. I need to use three cameras in three different locations. There is a Mac onsite that I will be recording to. I need ...
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Video Editor that can import Photoshop PSD files and overlay them on video with transparent channel?

I am using Magix Movie Edit Pro for about 10 years because it has one feature that I use all the time: Being able to import Photoshop files (PSD) with transparent channels into the video and ...
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How to remove video streams from .wmv with FFmpeg?

I'm working on a method to programmatically remove video and subtitle streams from video files of various formats and have been having some trouble with most .wmv files. Below is what I believe to be ...
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How is looking process of making HDR movie?

I'm going to work with conversion from SDR to HDR content. So I am looking for material where I can compare 2 version of the same movie, e.g. "A star is born" in HDR and in SDR. I know that HDR by ...
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Combine audio from one video file with video from another

I would like to combine high-resolution video in English with a foreign-language audio track from a low-resolution version of the same movie. What is good software (for Windows 7) to combine audio ...
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Windows Movie Maker - why is it a disaster?

Didn't find any relevant question here, except for this one - the answer highlights what I already suspected. Basically, several people online complain about the errors Windows Movie Maker / Live ...
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What software is recommended for videos like these?

What software should I use for making the color grading like in this video and the slow motion.