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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…

Playon/mcebuddy combo [Commercial Removal] (4)
HEVC/H265 profile [Hardware Encoding] (3)
MCE Buddy Fails to convert and remove comercials since last stable release [Hardware Encoding] (4)
Incorrect series year matching [Metadata and Renaming] (10)
PostCustomCommandParameters seem to be truncating at first space in %destinationpath% [General Support / Questions] (4)
Prioritize matching by Original Broadcast Date not working [Metadata and Renaming] (16)
Upgraded MCEBuddy and now comericals aren't removing? [Commercial Removal] (5)
Adding season number offset for a specific series? [Metadata and Renaming] (5)
Timestamp and other file corrections [Hardware Encoding] (3)
MCEBuddy 2.4.9 not doing comskip [Commercial Removal] (8)
Conversion Task Not Running [Custom Commands] (6)
MCEBuddy 2.4 Beta (May 25 and previous beta build) fail to open in A's Video Converter and others ( 2 3 ) [General Support / Questions] (45)
Twenty hour recording? [General Support / Questions] (5)
Having an issue with file sizes [General Support / Questions] (4)
NVENC (HW) H264 native encoder profile(s) [Hardware Encoding] (5)
Having trouble removing ads without encoding [Commercial Removal] (2)
Comskip not detecting commercials ( 2 ) [Commercial Removal] (27)
Delete folder and everyhting in after commercial removal [General Support / Questions] (2)
How to storage file in wd my cloud nas [General Support / Questions] (2)
How to hard code foreign subtitles [Subtitles / Closed Captions] (4)
How to include original file creation date as MetaData in Renaming? [General Support / Questions] (2)
Start MCEbuddy with windows [General Support / Questions] (2)
Converted .wtv files subtitles in WMC? [Subtitles / Closed Captions] (3)
Creating HandBrakeCli Profile with JSON input [Profiles] (2)