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Where can I download ffmpeg with libfaac (for Windows)?

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migrated from Oct 15 '10 at 10:22

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You need to compile it yourself, since the license prevents prebuilt binaries with libfaac from being distributed.

You can alternatively use the builtin AAC encoder:

ffmpeg -i in.mp3 -c:a aac -strict -2 out.aac

or simply

ffmpeg -i in.mp3 out.aac
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NB that libvo_aacenc is deemed as "lesser quality" than some things out there... – rogerdpack Sep 4 '13 at 21:18
Removed libvo_aacenc since it's deprecated and will be removed ( – slhck Feb 15 at 10:45

looks like you have to compile your own, the "official" binary distros probably don't have it because of "licensing collisions" (typically that x264 is GPL and libfaac's license isn't GPL friendly but you can build it yourself).

so you can build it yourself with it:

or use a sherpya ffmpeg and have the .dll in your path:

See also FFmpeg command to convert MP3 to AAC where it mentions that you can now use -acodec libvo_aacenc by default.

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