The Moving Picture Experts Group (MPEG) was formed by the ISO (International Organization for Standardization) to set standards for compression and streaming audio and video.

learn more… | top users | synonyms

1
vote
3answers
442 views

MPG to AVI converter?

What is a good (preferably free) program that can convert MPG to AVI, for Windows?
3
votes
3answers
6k views

VOB conversion quality in FFmpeg

I am trying to convert a VOB file to mpeg like this: ./ffmpeg.exe -i VTS_01_2.VOB -r 24 out1.mpeg However, the quality is very poor. I tried ./ffmpeg.exe -i VTS_01_2.VOB -vcodec copy out1.mpeg ...
0
votes
1answer
28 views

How do you insert MPEG-2 movie into PowerPoint 2010 presentation?

I am trying to insert an MPEG-2 movie into my PowerPoint 2010 presentation. It plays fine in the Windows Media Player on this computer, and the equivalent AVI movie inserts no problem, but the MPEG-2 ...
1
vote
1answer
570 views

Reencoding MXF (OP-1a) XDCAM HD422 MPEG into something useful

I am a bit desperate at this point. I have a video file in the MXF container format. MediaInfo identifies it as MXF (OP-1a) XDCAM HD422 and says the Video Stream is plain MPEG. I want to edit the ...
19
votes
3answers
28k views

How can I check the integrity of a video file (avi, mpeg, mp4…)?

This title could be somewhat misleading, so let me explain ... I'm downloading a video file ... mpeg, avi - being one of the popular formats. Now, if I am downloading it, and the download breaks in ...
0
votes
1answer
1k views

How to extract mpeg-1 stream from pcap in wireshark

I have a pcap network dump that has an MPEG-1 stream inside and I would like to play the mpeg stream. So far I've tried playing through the RTP analyzer but that plays without any sound. I've also ...
0
votes
0answers
41 views

Is a sitara ARM powerful enough to decode and play mpeg4

I have the question: "Is a sitara ARM running embedded linux is powerful enough to decode and play mpeg4 format files (using vlc or other software)?" posed to me by the boss... but I am not really ...
7
votes
5answers
11k views

How can I join multiple .mpg movie files?

I create a lot of these small clips on my digital camera. These are in .mpg format and before I share them with others, I would love to just join, clip a few seconds here and there. I use Google ...
1
vote
1answer
203 views

converting huge MPEG audio files to something smaller

I've got some large MPEG audio files (144 MB each) that I'm looking to convert to something smaller so I can send them out as attachments to an email. Any suggestions on the software to use? I'm ...
3
votes
0answers
89 views

How to detect EOF marker for MPEG?

Im using WinHex to recover files from disk. Its mostly very good except for MPEG files.It seems to truncate almost every single one of them into files of various sizes, almost always less than 1MB. ...
5
votes
1answer
2k views

Why does a Raspberry Pi require a key to playback MPEG2 content?

I was reading here and the article said that linux distros often use free versions of MPEG2. On my Raspberry Pi, however, I had to purchase a license to achieve playback of some of my files. I never ...
0
votes
0answers
231 views

converting MPTS to SPTS

I have a live multi-program MPEG-TS stream [MPTS] over IP, I'd like to select just one program from the stream, and output a single-program MPEG-TS stream containing just that program. is there any ...
2
votes
0answers
133 views

MPEG files damaged over time. How to fix?

I have a strange problem with a few MPEG files (.mp4 and .mpg). These files have been living on my hard disk for quite a long time. I also have recently copied them into a new disk, not having the ...
3
votes
2answers
670 views

Building video incrementally from incoming jpeg images

Is it possible to append one jpeg frame (or a small number of frames) to a video while retaining good image quality and compression? I have a script that downloads a jpeg image from a webcam every 30 ...
1
vote
0answers
233 views

Why does remuxing a VOB fix freezing issues?

I am currently transcoding video data from a Video DVD to x264 MP4 files, but the original MPEG-2 streams seem to have some strange problems. This video DVD is of a home-made digital TV recording ...
1
vote
5answers
2k views

Good freeware application to convert to VOB file to MPEG freeware [closed]

Does anyone know of a good freeware application where I can convert a full VOB file into a MPEG file. All of the applications I have found are trial versions and will only convert a part of the ...
2
votes
0answers
1k views

Windows Media Player 12 doesn't recognize RTSP protocol

I am trying to stream a live feed through RTSP to Windows Media Player 12 and get the error: "Windows Media Player cannot play the file because the specified protocol is not supported. If you ...
3
votes
1answer
2k views

mp3 compression MPEG1 vs MPEG2

I'm using CDex for converting wav to mp3, and want to ask you guys what version to use; MPEG I has max of 320kbps MPEG II has max of 160kbps MPEG II.5 has max of 160kbps I'm looking for a better ...
0
votes
1answer
139 views

A DVD autostarts on my laptop and runs but not on my desktop

I have a DVD compatible drive on both my desktop and laptop. When I insert the DVD into my laptop, it recognizes it automatically and through clear.fi, plays the DVD. When I put the same DVD in my ...
0
votes
1answer
147 views

Site for learning about video codecs on the web [closed]

I am interested in learning about the HTML 5 specification as well as different video codecs for use in various browsers (mobile and desktop). So In an effort to learn about as much as I can, I'm ...
8
votes
2answers
18k views

Windows DVD Maker on Windows 8?

Something I really miss in Windows 8 is the Windows DVD Maker. I tried to get it running on Windows 8 by copying the DVD Maker directory from Windows 7 over to Windows 8. When I run it, I get the ...
0
votes
1answer
243 views

I need to convert a bunch of *pngs to *.mpg in linux/CENTOS. How can I do this?

Title says it all, and I am not too familiar with LINUX, but I can get by if I get some help. I am looking for a way(s) where I can do the above, or in lieu of that, download a program that will do ...
0
votes
1answer
244 views

Can a MPEG-2 file have variable frame rate?

I have a video file that I am trying to read. I believe the video format is MPEG-2 and the tool I'm reading it with is MATLAB's VideoReader, which has trouble with the frame indexing: if I use ...
7
votes
4answers
350 views

What is the easiest way to convert MPEG video to FLV format?

I have MPEG video (.mpg) that I would like to convert to FLV format for use in Flash players. What is the easiest (idiot-proof) way to do this on a Windows machine?
1
vote
0answers
229 views

Is there any tool can adding metadata into mpegts file like mediafilesegmenter in MacOS platform?

As mentioned in the title... Currently, I want to adding some metadata information(like ID3 tag) into mpegts file which can make the client player play the mpegts file and read the injected ...
1
vote
2answers
5k views

How can I convert and repair MPEG-TS (DVB-S captures) for better playback?

I have a lot of MPEG-TS video files (H.264 video with AC3 or MP3 in a .TS container) captured from a DVB-S capture card. When I play these videos it's much slower to seek in the video (ie. skip 30 ...
0
votes
0answers
392 views

Convert JPEG image to MPEG-2 Video

I am working on a digital screen unit which has a 2-3 second delay with still images, but no delay for MPEG-2 video. I have used Photoshop CS5 to export the JPEG into MPEG-2 (MP4(ISMA)), but the ...
1
vote
0answers
280 views

How to display and capture webcam stream at the same time?

This command works perfectly for saving a webcam stream to a file: ffmpeg -f alsa -i default -itsoffset 00:00:00 -f video4linux2 -s 1280x720 -r 25 -i /dev/video0 out.avi How would I simultaneously ...
2
votes
4answers
801 views

Video Splitter for MPG

I need a good video splitter, for .avi and .mpg. I already know about Easy Video Splitter, but it doesn't work with .mpg. OS is Win 7.
0
votes
1answer
624 views

Codec and format problems with DLNA Server

I use the Windows build in DLNA server controlled with the Windows Media Player under Windows Vista. This is working. The problem is that the Sony Bravia TV does not list all videos which I have ...
1
vote
1answer
266 views

looping .mpeg dump

Need to dump an MPEG2 file in a loop, either to stdout or a named pipe. This works: $ { while : ; do cat myLoop.mpg; done; } | vlc - This works on a text file containing "1234\n": $ mkfifo ...
0
votes
1answer
801 views

How to configure MPEG-TS playback through Haali Media Splitter and ffdshow on Windows 7?

In Windows 7, in effort to enhance HTTV playback, I suppose, they added MPEG-TS container support. However I'd love to play such streams using ffdshow as it supports infinite number of tweaks. How ...
1
vote
3answers
2k views

How to convert *.ts (MPEG-TS I guess) video file to WMV or MP4 using any Windows tool

I have a banch of *.ts files I have problem playing on Windows Media Center extenders. How could I convert them to WMV or DivX AVI or MP4? Thank's a lot.
2
votes
4answers
1k views

Free MPEG cutting/cropping/editing tool

I'm looking for a free tool to cut MPEG's that are created by recording from a USB cable receiver. There are a number of applications that do this, and some are free, but most of them take the video ...
2
votes
2answers
725 views

Software to capture the packets in an MPEG Transport Stream

I have a DVB-T capture card and would like to capture the packets from the MPEG stream it receives so i can analyse them just for a bit of fun and learning I've googled and found a lot of converters ...
2
votes
3answers
863 views

DVD playback with Windows Media Player 11 works fine, but when copied to HDD and then played back, the audio stutters

I have several DVDs with short documentaries on it. Since the notebook I'm using (a Dell Latitude E6400) has only one DVD drive, and I might play back those short movies very often, I thought of ...
1
vote
4answers
166 views

encoding movies for the web

I have a friend that hosts his website on IIS and Windows Server 2003 R2 32-bit. He has .WMV files and .MPG and others and some of these are 30 mb in size! He wonders why users complain the site is ...
0
votes
1answer
164 views

Convert MPG w/ AC3 audio to something else - on a Mac

I'm helping with a small volunteer media team, and they have several .mpg videos that don't appear to have sound when played in QuickTime, iTunes, Real Player, etc, on the local Mac machine. I was ...
0
votes
1answer
316 views

Fix Video timelines

So, I have been going through and riping all of my DVD's and it seems that the way to get the highest quality out of these is to have DVD Shrink de-encrypt, rip, and decompress, the DVD's. After that ...
1
vote
1answer
524 views

Muxing DVD to Mpeg TS

I am looking for good software to generate a MPEG transport stream from DVDs and other MPEG2 files. I have tried with ffmpeg but it produces broken streams. Preferably Linux software but Windows is ...
4
votes
1answer
974 views

Lossless video editing on Linux?

Is there a simple Linux program that allows for video editing without reencoding? All I want to do is extract the video between time T1 and T2 and write that to a new file. All my searches are ...
0
votes
0answers
507 views

How can I split an mpeg file into multiple pieces in windows [duplicate]

Possible Duplicates: Split MPEG video from command line? Windows freeware/opensource video editor. I've looked at the other answers, and ffmpeg doesn't help because I need to see the ...