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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…

Converted .wtv files subtitles in WMC? [Subtitles / Closed Captions] (1)
Deleting SRT files after conversion [Subtitles / Closed Captions] (4)
CLI Examples [Custom Commands] (2)
Conversion skipped [General Support / Questions] (4)
Exclude Folders [General Support / Questions] (9)
Hevc larger than mp4? [General Support / Questions] (3)
Conversion Failed [Hardware Encoding] (5)
File renaming doesn't always work properly [Metadata and Renaming] (17)
Skip AAC but convert all other audio to AAC while remuxing MKV to mp4 [Profiles] (3)
MCEBuddy Auto Conversion not happening until torrent is done seeding [General Support / Questions] (1)
Get MCEBuddy to use NVidia GPU instead of Intel Integrated [Hardware Encoding] (9)
Conversion Tasks Vanish [Profiles] (2)
Upgraded from 2.4.9 Beta Sept 9 to 2.4.9 and metadata no longer downloads [General Support / Questions] (8)
No subtitles extracted from NextPVR .TS files [Subtitles / Closed Captions] (3)
Extract subtitles stored as Teletext [Subtitles / Closed Captions] (8)
Convert based on bitrate [General Support / Questions] (5)
Using mapped drives to NAS server on Windows 10 [General Support / Questions] (17)
Entire video blank [General Support / Questions] (8)
Moving converted file double destination folders (A\B\File.ext becomes A\B\A\B\File.newext) [General Support / Questions] (7)
NSSM windows service [Hardware Encoding] (9)
Docker or qnap version [General Support / Questions] (1)
Can't get MCEBuddy working on this new computer [General Support / Questions] (3)
Prevent dual episode screen endings in Comskip from being seen as a commercial [Commercial Removal] (3)
HD HomeRun Recordings [Commercial Removal] (13)