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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…

NSSM windows service [Hardware Encoding] (9)
Docker or qnap version [General Support / Questions] (1)
Upgraded from 2.4.9 Beta Sept 9 to 2.4.9 and metadata no longer downloads [General Support / Questions] (5)
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)
Choppy MP4 output from WTV [Commercial Removal] (5)
All 1080i source videos are jittery/choppy when converted [General Support / Questions] (7)
Moving converted file double destination folders (A\B\File.ext becomes A\B\A\B\File.newext) [General Support / Questions] (5)
How MCEBuddy determines I already did that? [General Support / Questions] (2)
Nothing but boxes [Hardware Encoding] (2)
Entire video blank [Commercial Removal] (7)
Not deleting original tvshow [General Support / Questions] (2)
Comskip only. No conversion. No Remuxing. No updating timestamp on existing files [Commercial Removal] (8)
ShowAnalyzer License [Commercial Removal] (3)
Video quality of free vs premium version? [General Support / Questions] (3)
TVDB lookup suddenly stopped working [Metadata and Renaming] (8)
Installation failure [General Support / Questions] (3)
Hardware encoding worked in 2.4.7 but stopped in 2.4.8 and 2.4.9 beta [Hardware Encoding] (9)
QuickSync detected, not used. Secondary AMD card [Hardware Encoding] (4)
Unable to install - solved [General Support / Questions] (1)
New to the hardware encoding world [Hardware Encoding] (1)
Prioritize matching by Original Broadcast Date not working [Metadata and Renaming] (6)
Dot Net update kills nvidia cuda function [Hardware Encoding] (10)