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I understand that the HandBrake application uses the HandBrakeCLI command-line application to do the actual encoding job

From all the encoding settings I've set on the HandBrake UI, how can I retrieve the exact arguments used by HandBrakeCLI ? (on MacOS)

(for example, I've checked "Web Optimized" checkbox : how is that translated in CLI arguments ?)

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Check the Activity Window and Log:


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This shows the job configuration and dumps all the settings, but it doesn't show you what the command line options for HandBrakeCLI would be. I could spend a lot of time and look them all up individually and build my own command line, but this would take a lot of time. Is there any way to have them prepared automatically? –  Orion Edwards Jan 12 at 8:10

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