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How to automatically convert MKV to MP4 and retain the Subtitles and Chapters [General Support / Questions] (2)

How to transcode MKV to MP4 (change containers without recoding) and preserve subtitles and chapters Here’s a great way to use MCEBuddy to transcode MKV files to MP4 files automatically using the power of MCEBuddy to b…

About the General Support / Questions category [General Support / Questions] (2)
Archiving when destination filename is exactly the same as the source filename [General Support / Questions] (4)

When you've configured your conversion task to write back to the original location with the exact same original filename, MCEBuddy won't be able to archive the original file, instead it will end up overwriting it. This…

Codec Packs cause crashing of WMP/WMC [General Support / Questions] (2)

Do NOT install codec packs like KLite and Shark007. These are mostly hacks (and sometimes dangerous) codec packs that destroy the windows setup. If you've installed these codec packs and try to use WMP, WMC or any prod…

How to fix Half Green Video screens after conversions [General Support / Questions] (2)

If your converted video has about half the screen as "Green" or shaded green/grey, that is due to a problem with the hardware encoder. When hardware encoding is enabled, MCEBuddy (ffmpeg or handbrake) hands over the en…

How to Speed Up Conversions [General Support / Questions] (2)

The biggest improvements that users can do are: Use the donator version of comskip - especially if you have h.264 videos, it will increase your commercial detection performance by a factor of 6x-15x, (see this thread o…

Comskip with MP4 Files will it work [Commercial Removal] (1)
Creating HandBrakeCli Profile with JSON input [Profiles] (2)
Network errors after latest update [General Support / Questions] (2)
Removing Series (Year) After Conversion [General Support / Questions] (8)
Prioritize matching by Original Broadcast Date not working [Metadata and Renaming] (10)
Keep / Passthrough Multiple Subtitles Unconverted ( PGS ) [Subtitles / Closed Captions] (3)
Problem with app stopping on Windows [General Support / Questions] (9)
Why Is MCE Buddy Doing Multiple Conversions? [General Support / Questions] (3)
Wrong Season Number [Metadata and Renaming] (2)
MCEBuddy corrupts file [General Support / Questions] (2)
Incorrect series year matching [Metadata and Renaming] (7)
HW H265 Constant Quality Profile ( 2 3 ) [Hardware Encoding] (40)
NVENC (HW) H264 native encoder profile(s) [Hardware Encoding] (4)
Cutting Frame Rate in half during conversion doesn't change file size [General Support / Questions] (3)
Constant Frame Rate [Profiles] (4)
Comskip taking over 1 hour to process 1/2 hour show? [Commercial Removal] (13)
Roku Profiles [Profiles] (4)
Conversions start but do not finish [General Support / Questions] (5)
Can't access NAS Need Help [General Support / Questions] (3)
TiVODecode failed to remux to mpg [General Support / Questions] (2)
Priority of Recordings in the Queue [General Support / Questions] (7)
Converted .wtv files subtitles in WMC? [Subtitles / Closed Captions] (2)
Universal MetaCorrectionEntries Table? [Metadata and Renaming] (1)
Series rename error - FBI --->FB [General Support / Questions] (2)