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Mencoder mixes 2 different subtitles when “burning-in” an srt subtitle file

I'm using mencoder (version 1.1-4.8 on Ubuntu 14.04) to encode various avi, mp4 and mkv files into smaller .avi files with srt subtitles "burned in" (to view in a portable dvd player that has very ...
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How to encode XviD using ffmpeg for Home Theater/DVD Player?

I wanted to convert a file so I can play it my DVD player which only works with divx/xvid. I tried : ffmpeg.exe -y -i "in.mp4" -t 480.00 -vf scale=720:301,pad=720:576:0:137 -map 0:v:0 -map 0:1 -b:v ...
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How to convert a video file to XVID format? [duplicate]

I need to convert existing MP4 files to the XVID format with the .AVI extension. Specifically to something like this: I've tried Camtasia, Handbrake and VLC, but they don't seem to support this ...
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Converting DVDs to Precisely Sized XviDs like “The Scene”

I am hoping to finally watch the Star Wars movies (yes, yes, I know) and intend to watch them all in a row as a marathon. I would prefer not to have to constantly get up and change discs, so I thought ...
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Re-encoding Motion JPG AVI to XVid efficiently

I have several devices that record motion jpg video. These are large. I want to re-encode to Xvid AVI files using Virtualdub, however, the default settings for the XVid codec end up with a file the ...
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Windows command line program to encode AVI to XVID

I'm looking for a command line tool (preferably with no installation) which allows me to encode AVI to XVID (as MPEG4). I know some solutions for Linux but can't find the same on Windows (XP).
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Deleting an SRR file attachment

Can an attached SRR file be deleted without affecting the video file which it is attached to?
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ffmpeg - h264 to xvid creates large file

I'm trying to use ffmpeg to convert a h264/aac video file to an xvid/mp3 file so I can play it in my ultra-cheap media player. At the moment the converted video file is TWICE the size of the ...
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Batch AVI encoding (xVid/mp3)

I'm looking for some way to batch-encode Uncompressed AVI (with PCM audio) videos recorded with my digital camera. I've been using VirtualDub, but I can't find an automated/batch way to do it. I ...
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What is CAM XVID?

Recently I saw some movies in the internet that is written at the end of their name CAM XVID !!! what's the meaning of that CAM XVID ?
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DivX Plus Codec query

I installed the Divx Plus Codec Pack and only selected the install of the Plus Codec. Why when I go to the Control Panel or Codec Settings does it list Divx Pro Codec as being on trial for 15days? I ...
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Mac convert .xvid to .vob?

I'm looking to burn a bunch of .xvid files so that they will play in a (very old) dvd player. Ideally, I would like to use as few discs as necessary. I assume that I will need two programs. 1) One ...
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Current State of DivX

DivX recently got acquired by Sonic Solutions and that made me wonder is DivX dead in comparison to other video encoders? Observing the torrents on TPB, I notice the movies are being ripped in XViD ...
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Virtualdub Why isnt it saving my edited down video?

I'm finished editing a video. I hit save as AVI and the result file is my longer unedited video. Its set to direct stream copy. (i am sure i was able to save like this under XP.) If i switch to full ...
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How do you splice out a part of an xvid encoded avi file, with ffmpeg? (no problems with other files)

Im using the following command, which works for most files, except what seems to be xvid encoded ones /usr/bin/ffmpeg -sameq -i file.avi -ss 00:01:00 -t 00:00:30 -ac 2 -r 25 -copyts output.avi So ...
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Why does xvid encoding lag/lock up windows 7?

It seems to encode just fine. If you look at the mouse cursor you'll see firefox locks up once i click it. Calculator seems fine but when i try to move it, it locks up. The resource monitor and task ...
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What is the .srr extension used for when coupled with an .avi file?

I've just noticed them more recently; does anyone know what the .srr extension is used for? I always find them with .avi files (encoded as DivX or Xvid). I tried searching the usual extension sites ...
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How do I transcode widescreen Freeview recordings on Linux

I have various recordings made with MythTV and Kaffeine from UK DVB-T Freeview. I want to put these on a netbook for the kids to watch on holiday, but want to get the file sizes down from around 2GB/...
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Transferring videos from Sony Video Camera to PC via USB connection

I have a Sony video camera (DCR-TRV340e) and loads of video tapes that I like to transfer to my PC. The camera has USB connection and I've loaded its driver with no problems. Which video software do ...
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Remove Audio stream from XVID files

I have a bunch of Xvid files that each have an audio stream that I do not want. How can I strip the audio track I don't want using the Linux command line? I don't need the whole script (loop), ...
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How can I obtain the bitrate of a video from a command line in Linux?

What is a good command line tool to get the video bitrate of a divx or xvid avi file for linux?
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What is the best way to reencode a video with Xvid?

What is the best way to reencode a video with Xvid? I used FFmpeg in the past (I havent tried using FFmpeg with Xvid however - does FFmpeg keep up with Xvid releases?). With FFmpeg I either need to ...
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Can I play xvid files on the PS3?

I burned some xvid files on a DVD and I am hoping a friend will be able to play them back on her PS3. I've read it's possible but that you may need to copy the files to the hard drive? Has anyone ...
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How to encode video for Sony Vegas (version 7)?

I have a video in XviD format that won't load in Vegas. (I tried using FourCC changer but that didn't work.) Then I tried using ffmpeg to encode in (forgot codec name, something like H-242 or ...