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Questions tagged [media-info]

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Mediainfo: How to obtain color range information?

I'm using mediainfo to obtain several aspects of an input video such as resolution and framerate. I'm using the --inform option for that with values such as "Video;%FrameRate%" "Video;%Format/Info%...
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Mediainfo recognising jpg files as video. Glitch or jpg fie issue?

So i've just scanned a bunch of photos and the resulting files are just standard JPG but for some reason MediaInfo is picking them up as Video? For instance i have a 1.86mb jpg file (according to ...
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MediaInfo's 'Overall bit rate' vs 'Maximum Overall bit rate'

I'm comparing duplicate media files using MediaInfo, so that I can keep the one with the best quality and delete the other one. However, I'm confused by some of the information. One Duplicate ...
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The number of audio channels in a given mp4 with Mediainfo

I am trying to find the number of channels in a given .mp4 file. I run mediainfo, but it shows it as 8! Basically it should either be a 2 channel, or 5.1 showing as 6. And many of my files look like ...
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Using mediainfo/MOVmediaedit to mimic GoPro video format

GoPro has cool "quick edit" video editor, called Quik Desktop. It'll only import videos generated with GP's own cameras. As long as I use GP's camera's Quik is fabulous. However, sometimes I want to ...
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HE AACv2 Audio profile on MediaInfo

I have a SDI input encoder with audio configuration as Coding : AAC/HE-AAC Coding Mode : MPEG-4 HE AAC v2 Mode : Stereo (2/0) Sameple Rate : 48KHz ES Bitrate : 64Kbps Transport Format : ADTS And, ...
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Apply MediaInfo batch for multiple files

I frequently use the following command: MediaInfo.exe "--Output=Text;%ID%: %Format%$if(%Language/String%, SUBTiTLE: .............. %Language/String%)\r\n" File.mkv This will output the subtitle ...
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Using MediaInfo to read subtitles infos with Windows batch file

According to the answer in this post, about MediaInfo to read subtitles. MediaInfo.exe "--Output=Text;%ID%: %Format%$if(%Language/String%, SUBTiTLE: .....%Language/String%)\r\n" File.mkv Could you ...
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ffmpeg not mapping all input metadata

I have the exact same issue as this post : Ffmpeg not copying location metadata . I convert wav to flac then back to wav when needed and i would like to keep original metadata as well. I tried with ...
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Find out information about creator of a file(mp4,jpeg)

I recently got an email(spam) attachment with several images(jpeg) and one video (mp4). For curiosity I want to find out who really made these things and potentially find out whom actually sent the ...
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Youtube don't like some videos

Well. I have a lot of videos in my server and I'm trying to upload to Youtube. All videos were recorded using openeya, which uses ffmpeg to record. My problem is, some videos are uploaded and other ...
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Bitrate-MediaInfo [closed]

What is the BitRate_Maximum/String (for video and audio) which I've been seeing on MediaInfo (What does "String" means here?) ? Thank you for your time!
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Get subtitle list using mediainfo in Windows

I'm using mediainfo in order to see the media information about a mkv file. I see that it give me the details about subtitle like: Text #1 ID : 3 Format ...
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Difference of meta-data between mdls and mediainfo

I was wondering what are the difference between the type of metadata returned by mdls and by mediainfo. Why are they different? For exemple why the creation date is different on the same file? ...
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mediainfo - different channels depending on source

What are the differences between "side" channels and "back" channels in multichannel audio? I'm converting .mlp files (from a DVD-A) to FLAC and I'm slightly confused by how the channels are ...
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How to get the duration of multiple video files in Mac OS X 10.10 (Yosmite)

A folder of 10 video files, how to get the total duration of them? BTW, I have tried (Command+Control+I) and it doesn’t show the total duration.
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Duration of FLV files

On windows, I can usually see the total duration of multiple video files of formats like (.avi, .wmv) under properties dialogue. But I cannot see the duration of all the FLV files this way. I have ...
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What do Channel positions mean in Media Info?

I see in MPC-HC Media Info the following information: Channel(s) : 6 channels Channel positions : Front: L C R, Side: L R, LFE What can it mean? By sense, "channel ...
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How can I extract tags from a MP4 file with MP4Box or mediainfo on the command line

I want to extract tag information like title, author, encoded date, tagged date and so on from several video, audio and subtitle tracks in .mp4 files (for later use in mkvmerge). I need the extracted ...
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Media Information for Constant and Variable bit rate of Video files

What is this Maximum bit rate for a .mp4 format file whose bit rate mode is Constant? Media information displayed for MP4 (Using MediaInfo Tool) ID : 1 Format : AVC Format/Info : Advanced Video ...
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Change video aspect ratio metadata

I have a video file whose resolution is 720x480, so the correct aspect ratio is 4:3, but when I play it, it is displayed in 16:9 ratio. I use MediaInfo to check the file and see that the Aspect Ratio ...