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Handbrake software alternative?

Q: Handbrake software alternative?

I am looking for a handbrake alternative that can do all handbrake can but work. Willing to pay small amount. Anyone know of one which is good?

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Alternative to Handbrake ? special offer page, substitutes in place of Handbrake?s goods, seem to be the same and even better.

Movie fan and Apple fan I am and love the stuffs listed above so much. I often use Handbrake to convert Blu-ray movies or videos downloaded from iTunes to MP4 on Macbook. Things turned different then. Because I own a big collection of Blu-rays and want to put them on iTunes, this totally frustrated me. Which software or somewhat called alternative to Handbrake actually converts copy-protected Blu-ray movies directly to iTunes? I want to go both directions. The question bothers me day and night, so I have to do something. Doing Google search, asking friends for help, anything I tried gives different answers. No doubt there?s no better answer unless comparison. Finally get some to compare, Mac the ripper, wondershare blu-ray ripper for mac, Riptoo Blu-ray DVD ripper for mac, leawo Blu-ray ripper or some else? Just some suggestions, please.

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Preferred Solution: Handbrake software alternative?

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A: Handbrake software alternative?

Handbreak does not support cracking copy-protection.
What you're looking for is a tool to do that, and I can't recommend anything of that sort.

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I have been recently been looking into VPN software for my Boss, as he wants to be able to access the files from his office computer when he is on the road. We are currently unable to setup an actual VPN, so I was looking at some of the VPN type software out there like "pcAnywhere" and such to see if it was worth it.

I am looking for something that is going to be easy to use and hopefully fast on connect with file transferring (I know this is limited to the software). But I was hoping I could find someone here would could give me some insight on this subject.

P.S. I know there are some "Trojan-like" applications out there that aren't really trojans but allow a user to access files from a remote computer by just running a simple .exe. I'm not sure what I should really be looking for except what I mentioned in the second paragrah; I'm pretty much open to all ideas.

Also if there is any free software out there that would be able to do what I'm asking, will also be very helpful.

Thanks!
 

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I do some support work for a small non-profit organization and due to cost factors they are looking for an alternative to MS Publisher for doing things such as posters brochures etc.

Any suggestions?

Thanks in advance
 

A:Software Alternative???

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I've noticed that a lot of people post threads asking for alternative software. So I just thought I'd post a site that (to me anyway) has been extremely useful. It's called AlternativeTo.

Simply search any software and 9 times out of 10, it'll come up with a dozen similar programs with reviews, descriptions etc.

A:Good Site For Alternative Software

Yes, I know this site, it's good. Anyway thanks for sharing!

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Hi All,

I am so tired of using the zune software to manage my zune mp3 player .. (it sucks) .. I use copytrans manager for ipods/touches .. and was looking for a similar program for zune.. thanks
 

A:Anyone know of good Zune Software Alternative?

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Who know another free surround software?Thanks :>
 

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Alternative to Razer Surround

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I need an alternative to the windows wireless connection manager!!!!
 

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Most Wireless cards come with a Connection Manager. My wireless Intel and Buffalo cards both came with a connection manager. Look at the manufacturers website.
 

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I bought BounceBack Ultimate /CMS Products v11 and couple years ago but wanted to get my backup protocol in order before doing the time consuming first full system backup. I never found the time until a few weeks ago. I bought it for two reasons: 1- CMS claims that it's the only software available that actually makes a copy of the OS, so if even a major system corruption event happens, the last system backup in good condition will be quickly restored in the time it takes to do a reboot and 2- It got very good reviews from PC World and PC Mag.

So, with my system in good shape and sfc scans indicating no problems, I performed the first full system backup of my C: drive with about 500GB of used space on its 1TB capacity to a brand new Seagate 2TB external drive. It presented a lot of error alerts about drives I don't have which I had to "Ok" through before it finally gets started with a backup and it took about 16 hours and then failed to complete. Tried another time - fail again. Their support provided their v11.4 and it was better, less errors but still too many and it did complete the first backup, but then follow-up backups are hit and miss to complete. Their support's solution is I buy their v14 now, at a discount, but it seems I should get at least one error free backup for the money I already paid for it. Plus, v14 may not be any better. Now they seem to be ignoring me altogether with no replies to my last four messages.

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A:BounceBack Ultimate back-up software and alternative

Never heard of it. Information on their site is scant. Seems to do some kind of mirroring, hard to tell exactly what or how. Unusual feature, but not one that anybody I know would bother with.

You could try one of the free solutions.

Aomei Backupper is the best freebie around:

Windows 8.1, Windows 8, Windows 7 Free Backup and Restore Software

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Hey,I have the Microsoft Fingerprint reader, however I don't like the software that came with it, as it slows down my computer when starting up (It says Windows is starting up... for a long time ). Does anyone know of any alternative finger print reader software that will work with the Microsoft fingerprint reader? Thanks!

A:Alternative To Microsoft Fingerprint Reader Software

Is this plugged into a hub or directly to the computer?
As far as software goes, I doubt it

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I am tired of paying a monthly fee when I seldom make PDF files.
I usually do some  scanning and make a PDF file but not often.
I also like to load  up my tablet with a PDF book to read.
 
Thanks
Goodluckman65

A:Alternative software that can replace Adobe Acrobat DC?

I'm not quite sure what you're asking for other than getting rid of full Adobe Acrobat DC.  You can always go to Adobe Reader DC if all you're generally doing is reading PDF files.  There are myriad other reader options:  PDF-Xchange Editor & Foxit are but two.
 
Most scanner software can generate a PDF file and does not require anything from Adobe to do so.
 
You need to do a web search on "PDF Reader" and start trying out various ones to see which one you like best. 

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I may be jumping the gun here but I'm having trouble with the webcam software that cam with my Logitech C920 WebCam. I'm currently working with Logitech Support on this issue but I'm not optimistic about finding a solution.

To make a long story short the microphone in the C920 is functional as I use it to access Cortana. I can also go out to Webcam Toy - Take photos online with over 80 fun effects and after I grant the online app permission, the camera will activate and I can see myself in front of my PC. However, when I open up the Quick Capture feature in Logitech's webcam application that they provides with the camera it will not activate the camera and will not display and image in the frame provided.

If can assume that the camera is functioning correctly and I Logitech cannot resolve this issue with their software are there paid, freeware or open source alternatives that I might use as an alternative? If so are there any packages that fellow users of this site can recommend? If so, please let me know their names. Thanks.

A:Looking for an alternative to Logitech's software for my C920 webcam

I don't have an answer for you but I am wondering if you are getting the same problem I am, I have the C920 too but the software is crashing C:\Program Files (x86)\Logitech\LWS\Webcam Software\Launcher_Main.exe

I noticed a few others on their site with that crashing too, no real response from Logitech that I could see though. This just happened after installing 1607 so I assume they weren't testing builds.

All that being said, I'd be interested in what others might suggest as well.

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What's your top five / ten good alternative software to Windows Media Player? I wanna know your opinion. .

A:Good alternative media player software. .

WMP12 is just fine but I sometimes use VLC Media Player

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I may be jumping the gun here but I'm having trouble with the webcam software that cam with my Logitech C920 WebCam. I'm currently working with Logitech Support on this issue but I'm not optimistic about finding a solution.

To make a long story short the microphone in the C920 is functional as I use it to access Cortana. I can also go out to Webcam Toy - Take photos online with over 80 fun effects and after I grant the online app permission, the camera will activate and I can see myself in front of my PC. However, when I open up the Quick Capture feature in Logitech's webcam application that they provides with the camera it will not activate the camera and will not display and image in the frame provided.

If can assume that the camera is functioning correctly and I Logitech cannot resolve this issue with their software are there paid, freeware or open source alternatives that I might use as an alternative? If so are there any packages that fellow users of this site can recommend? If so, please let me know their names. Thanks.

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Hi, when using sites like http://www.livevideo.com and http://www.ustream.tv/ I used WebCamMax and Adobe Flash Player was able to detect it just fine. Since I install Vista
Ultimate 64 bit It does not! I've discover WebCamMax does not support 64 bit yet. Is there any software that allows to broadcast movies like WebCamMax does and is compatible with Vista Ultimate 64bit?
 

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I was using AVG Free antivirus software and a few months ago it no longer allowed me to update it. I tried all the troubleshooting steps to no avail, so I uninstalled AVG and attempted to use Avast instead. This time I was not able to install it and received an error message along the lines of "404 access forbidden by server". I'm no computer expert, but having searched for solutions on google it would appear that I have been infected with some sort of malware and I found a link to this site, so I would appreciate any help someone could give me.

DDS (Ver_09-05-14.01) - NTFSx86
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Internet Explorer: 8.0.6001.18372 BrowserJavaVersion: 1.6.0_11
Microsoft Windows XP Home Edition 5.1.2600.2.1252.44.1033.18.503.29 [GMT 1:00]
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C:\WINDOWS\system32\svchost -k DcomLaunch
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C:\Program Files\Intel\Wireless\Bin\EvtEng.exe
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C:\Program Files\Intel\Wireless\Bin\WLKeeper.exe
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hi,

Sorry for delay, no shortage of posters. Your log is several days old. If you still need help, reply to my post.

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I quite like Delicious, Yahoo's social bookmarking service, but the main problem with it is I have to be browsing the Internet with Firefox to use it.

I am wondering if there is any good free bookmarks software out there that runs on my PC rather than via the Internet? I am thinking of using Microsoft Office OneNote 2007 but it's not really sophisticated enough to use as a bookmarking service, nor are the shortcut keys engineered to be used as a bookmarking program.

Can anyone help me out with alternative bookmarks software?

Thanks!!
 

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Windows Photo Viewer on Windows 7 only shows static images, even the animated ones. Are there any good alternative software that will show the animated gifs as a flash animation?

A:Any good alternative software for viewing flash gif animation?

I use Irfanvew to replace Photo Viewer as my system default viewer.
It can see gif animations (not as a flash) and even provides basic image editing.

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Hi,
I would like to know that is there any alternative software that is related to Windows Live Movie Maker? Because my PC is unable to run Live Movie Maker (i.e. it's GPU is not optimized to work with it). Please reply ASAP.
Thanks.

A:Alternative video editing software to Win Live Movie Maker?

Good a place as any to start

Tools - Video software and downloads - VideoHelp.com

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I use iphone6.
 
itunes is my worst nightmare and stress. It's a must stay away.
 
I don't even like itunes being mentioned or like "hey give it a try, it's easy once you know."
 
It became a trauma, I probably won't use it even if I had a master degree. lol
 
 
 
I use copytrans for music and videos, when moving music and video files into my iphone.
 
But I can't move photos that are in my pc into my iphone.
 
 
I can only go through so much hassle by uploading my pc images into email in pc.
Download those images in email by mobile. And we all know mobiles are hard and time consuming unlike pc to download images 1 by 1.
 
It's really frustrating itunes is the worst software of all time in human history but people still use iphone.(personal rant don't mind)

A:Free and simple alternative software to move photos in pc to iphone ?

This may be a silly question but have you tried connecting your phone to your computer by cable ?  I imagine you would need a USB A to Lightning one since Apple go their own way on connectors. That is of course assuming the iPhone has an external connector of any sort.
 
If it is possible to connect them by cable then, with the phone switched on, you should be able to 'see' the phone's memory in Windows/File Explorer. If you can see the memory then it should be a simple 'drag and drop' operation to move the photos you want across.
 
As you can gather my experience with iPhones approaches zero but this technique works with other phones and cameras.
 
Chris Cosgrove

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Apparently this is illegal, oops.
 

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Nowadays, my mind leads to YouTube Make-up Videos. This is because my sweet-heart likes it. Before long, there will be a birthday for her. So I have to prepare a kissable present Burn a sing-layer DVD with these make-up guide and tips videos. Yep, I am totally kissable. LOL
Well, hmmm, hmmm, forgive me for almost illiterate to these video editing stuffs. Ive used Handbrake (most people recommended), but I have to download the video to be converted. That really frustrated me since the network is soooooo slow. Mad. Is there anybody know of this kind of software which can convert and burn the videos into DVD directly without any other downloader?
 

A:Handbrake ….

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Changes between 0.9.3 and 0.9.4:






Quote:
Core:

New build system, allowing 64-bit binaries (around 10% faster)
Soft subtitles and Closed Captions:
DVD Closed Captions
ATSC Closed Captions
SRT subtitle import
Text soft subtitles in MP4 and MKV output
Bitmap soft subtitles in MKV output
Better support for DVD inputs:
Uses libdvdnav
DVD angles support
Workaround for libdvdread malloc bomb on invalid PGC entry
DVD drive region detection support in Linux
Handles DVD programs with more than 16 streams
No longer tries to detect and discard duplicate titles when scanning
Libdvdnav patched to perform read error recovery
Libdvdread patched to allow raw device access in Windows
Handles poorly mastered DVDs that had the menus ripped out of them
Better support for non-DVD inputs:
Preserves MP4 metadata
TrueHD
DTS-HD demuxing
8 bit audio
Better handling of transport streams where audio starts first
Better handling of transport streams that have been spliced together, leading to duplicate timestamps
Better VC-1 frame detection
Fixes bug that was causing one sec. of audio to be dropped on many ffmpeg files
Looks harder for aspect ratio info from DV sources
No longer truncates the last (dummy) chapter
Allows specifying field parity for detelecine and decomb
Better AV sync
Support for sources with no audio
DTS passthrough for MKV
x264 bumped from r1169 to r1347, which means speed optimizations, new default settings (see r2742 commit comment), the magic of macroblock tree r... Read more

A:Handbrake 0.9.4 available

Thank you. I use this every once in a while.

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Recently dumped my iMac for a Windows 8 POWERHOUSE from Dell. Unfortunately my Handbrake app will not copy commercial DVD movies, although this is easily done on a Mac running Handbrake. Any suggestions? Any FREE Handbrake styled alternatives for Windows out there?

A:Handbrake and Win 8

you need to bypass the copy protection before you can get handbrake to transcode it. how did they get around that on the Mac???

once you've ripped the movie to the hard drive sans copy protection, you can easily use handbrake on it.

Slysoft is well-known for a slew of great products. Check them out. Also DVDFab.

the free stuff is kind of antiquated. stuff like DVD Decrypter, DVD Shrink, etc.

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Hey guys, I have to rip a DVD for my class assignment and splice two clips together, so my professor told use to use Handbrake to do it. However, when I click "open source", my dvd file isn't there. I downloaded a file called libdvdcss-2.dll to see if that would work and I keep trying to open it on my computer but my computer keeps saying that I don't have a program to open it with. What do I do?
 

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I'm using Windows 7 64 bit, and when I tried to rip a DVD, after about one hour, an error came up saying something about "This log's size is over 100mb, so there's a problem". So how do I fix this issue?
EDIT: I checked the encode log file, and it said "Block Code disabled" or something like that. Is it just copyright protection?

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Looking for counsel from anyone familiar w/ Handbrake---> Windows XP---> iPhone. Much obliged!

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Sorry if this is posted in the wrong forum.

If I own a DVD purchased out a shop and I want to place a copy on my Hard Drive, is it legal in the UK to do this? I tried Handbrake to rip a music dvd (owned [personally]) but it wouldnt play the file back. Tried WMP and VLC but neither could read the file. Is this an ordinary occurance and all i need to do is try again and hopefully the next time it will work?

A:Handbrake and DVDs

I can't answer about the legality, but I can tell you that you skipped a step. You need something to remove the protection first. The most common and easiest method is to use DVDfab HD Decrypter (which is free) to rip the movie to your HDD, and then Handbrake can take that folder and turn it into whatever type file you need.

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What are some alternatives for Handbrake? I've used Handbrake on my Mac for years, but heard the windows version doesn't work as well. I want to be able to backup copies of my DVD and also have digital versions for my netbook.

Thanks!

A:Handbrake Alternatives

have you tried handbrake yourself?

have a look at dvdshrink - it can rip and backup. it's pretty basic, but it's free.

as far as commercial software goes, dvdfab is very good and can convert to h264, but it costs unfortunately.

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December 3, 2010

Handbrake 0.9.5 is available. Changelog below.



   Information

HandBrake 0.9.5 has now been released.

Release Highlights:

Core Library
* BluRay disc structure support. (No decryption support)
* Updated Libraries (x264, ffmpeg)
* SSA Subtitle support. (Including burn-in)
* MP3 audio now supported in MP4 files (Note: Limited Player compatibility)
* VOBSUB subtitle now supported in MP4 files (Note: Limited Player compatibility)
* Updated Presets for newer devices and better quality
* AC3 encoding support.
* Many Bug Fixes and other small improvements
* Improved DVD Main Feature detection (when using dvdnav)
* Universal audio downmix support (all audio types can be downmixed)
* Point*to*Point encoding (second or frame start and end times)
* Peak framerate option (Capped VFR)

All GUIs
* Updated x264 Advanced Panel
* Video Quality Slider drops % value and only shows RF for x264
* Batch Scan (Scan Multiple files at once. N.B: Does not include multiple VIDEO_TS folders / Image files)
* Many Bug fixes
* Many Tweaks to improve usability.
* Ability to edit queue jobs

Mac GUI
* New Audio Panel supporting >4 Audio Tracks
* VLC detection in /Applications and ~/Applications
* Multiple instance support

Windows GUI
* Encode Status in GUI. (CLI window is now always hidden)
* Improved Auto-Naming for Destination file name.
* Drag / Drop Video onto Main Window to scan.

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A:Handbrake 0.9.5 Released

I was really hoping presets would be restored in this version. I skipped 0.9.4 because the Xbox360 preset was gone, and no string I found online worked for me as a replacement for the preset.

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Hello,
Recently downloaded some full movie (mp4), and found a Hebrew subtitle. Located both files in a folder,
opened the subtitle with Notepad, made some minor editing, saved it (encoding UTF-8) srt file,
movie and subtitle same name.
Played the movie in any player on the system, the subtitle rans perfect, no need to adjust timing.
Then I loaded the movie in "HandBrake (0.10.5.0 - 32bit)", imported the subtitle, selected Hebrew and
utf-8, made a small preview file - subtitle was not added.
Note, I used the same procedure several times ago with other movies - results were good.
Do not know what happened, I would ask for some help please.
Thanks
Motim

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I have a 1080p video (BBC's Planet Earth documentary),but it is in .m2ts format, and i wont to convert it into something more convenient, like .mov,or .mp4,or even .m4v with H.264I tried using various software ,but i get a huge (50 GB) file and i can't play it in either of my players I put constant quality, could it be because of that ?
 

A:Convert .m2ts with Handbrake

sorry, but we cannot assist with this, unfortunately.

from the rules page:

Circumventing Copy Protection - While we believe it's reasonable to make backup copies of CDs and DVDs that you own, a lot of people break copy protection for the wrong reasons. The law is still vague, at best, as to if it is legal to break copy protection in order to make such a backup, even for personal use. (The DMCA, for example, seems to make it illegal.) As a result, we do not allow discussion of how to break copy protection at this time. If we can find a nice way to draw the line, we may reconsider this in the future as laws get sorted out.Click to expand...

closing thread, thanks for understanding.

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I rip my DVDs for playback on my Xbox360. I accomplish this by using Handbrake 0.9.3, since it contains a nice, neat profile for my 360.

The two newer versions of Handbrake do not support profiles, and I'm unaware of any way to export the profile and add it in to a new version. I've found plenty of strings online to try in the newer versions, yet none of the outputted files will play back on my 360. Ones done in the older 0.9.3 with the 360 profile work just fine, on my computer and the console.

Is there anyway around this, or anyway to get the original profile settings into 0.9.5?

A:Handbrake Profile Question

  
Quote: Originally Posted by DeaconFrost


I rip my DVDs for playback on my Xbox360. I accomplish this by using Handbrake 0.9.3, since it contains a nice, neat profile for my 360.

The two newer versions of Handbrake do not support profiles, and I'm unaware of any way to export the profile and add it in to a new version. I've found plenty of strings online to try in the newer versions, yet none of the outputted files will play back on my 360. Ones done in the older 0.9.3 with the 360 profile work just fine, on my computer and the console.

Is there anyway around this, or anyway to get the original profile settings into 0.9.5?


The only thing i can think of is Taking note of what your 360 profile settings are in .9.3 and re-creating them in .9.5.

Also, the AppleTV/AppleTV 2 profiles should work on your 360.

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Hi. Until yesterday, I had Handbrake 10.2 installed. On launch, a message appeared (within the GUI) inviting me to click for 10.3. Which I did. I can't recall the exact sequence of events but it appeared to have gone smoothly and I was left with a popup saying Do you really want to uninstall 10.2? I said Yes as that seemed logical.

I then went to open up 10.3 ? nothing there. The only Handbrake related file I could find was a defunct link to the shortcut I had on my desktop. Ah well, so off I went and downloaded the 10.3 installer. But before I ran it, I used regedit to delete all registry entries referring to Handbrake. That way, my PC would be 'clean' right?

After the install, 10.3 launched and immediately showed a message about my previous presets and there it was ? 10.3 had the custom preset that I'd made with 10.2! Not only that, but 10.3 was able to load a DVD with DRM protection. To do that with 10.2, I had to copy a 'special' dll file into Program Files/Handbrake.

It seems I was mistaken then. Uninstalling a program and then deleting registry entries doesn't 'clean' your PC. Otherwise, my Handbrake 10.3 wouldn't have known about my old preset nor would it have the 'special' dll file.

So how DO you completely remove a program?

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Hello. I'm ripping DVDs so that I can post snippets of scenes to put on Youtube videos within fair dealing laws. I'm trying to rip DVDs with Handbrake and it does create a file with playable videos, and there are no problems with the sound. However the picture quality comes out noticeably degraded. This might be a compression but I'm not sure.

I've tried adjusting the bar of the "Constant Quality -- RF" bar under the video section to increase image quality before downloading and adjusting over relevant variables but to no avail.

What do I need to do to resolve this issue?

With regards,
Roy
 

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Hi. Until yesterday, I had Handbrake 10.2 installed. On launch, a message appeared (within the GUI) inviting me to click for 10.3. Which I did. I can't recall the exact sequence of events but it appeared to have gone smoothly and I was left with a popup saying Do you really want to uninstall 10.2? I said Yes as that seemed logical.

I then went to open up 10.3 ? nothing there. The only Handbrake related file I could find was a defunct link to the shortcut I had on my desktop. Ah well, so off I went and downloaded the 10.3 installer. But before I ran it, I used regedit to delete all registry entries referring to Handbrake. That way, my PC would be 'clean' right?

After the install, 10.3 launched and immediately showed a message about my previous presets and there it was ? 10.3 had the custom preset that I'd made with 10.2! Not only that, but 10.3 was able to load a DVD with DRM protection. To do that with 10.2, I had to copy a 'special' dll file into Program Files/Handbrake.

It seems I was mistaken then. Uninstalling a program and then deleting registry entries doesn't 'clean' your PC. Otherwise, my Handbrake 10.3 wouldn't have known about my old preset nor would it have the 'special' dll file.

So how DO you completely remove a program?

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Hi there

Seems on W10 x-64 with latest updates the updated version of Handbrake sometimes crashes

Works fine on Linux with same settings !!!! encoding the same file !!.

Linux version

HandBrake rev5474 (x86_64)

Windows version

0.10.5.0 64 bit version

Windows build 1607 build 14393.351 (W10 Pro X-64).

Cheers
jimbo

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Hey,

i'm getting a KERNEL_SECURITY_CHECK_FAILURE BSOD shortly after or by execution of the win10 version of handbrakeCLI (uses x264 encoder).
In compability mode (win7) it seems to work.

I updated the drivers before the last bluescreen (from the Lenovo homepage) but that didn't do the trick.

Laptop was upgraded from Win8 to Win10 some while ago. Dumps point to dxgmms2.sys or ntoskrnl.exe. Don't think it's an application fault, is it?

THOMAS-LAPTOP-19_02_2016_215418,60.zip

A:KERNEL_SECURITY_CHECK_FAILURE while attempting to use x264/Handbrake

Could you explain to me what this handbrakeCLI software is? I'm unfamiliair with it.






Dumps point to dxgmms2.sys or ntoskrnl.exe. Don't think it's an application fault, is it?




Most of the crashes show some stuff of the DirectX Kernel graphics (dxgmms2.sys) what points to the display drivers usually.
The ntoskrnl.exe is Windows Kernel, simplified it is never the true cause unless you experience a hell lot of problems (much more then only bluescreens).

Daemon tools, Alcohol 120% and Power Archiver Pro uses SCSI Pass Through Direct (SPTD), which is a well known cause for BSOD's.
Please remove Daemon Tools and run the SPTD pass through remover.

Uninstall Daemon ToolsDownload the SPTD standalone installer and follow these steps:
Double click the executable to open itClick on the button shown below

If the button is grayed out, like in the image, there is no more SPTD installation on your system, and you can close the window

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I recently got into ripping Blu-ray movies and encoding them. However I have recently had a few blue screens with restarts. I use MakeMKV and it usually runs fine and doesn't give my problems. However, I have had problems encoding the MKV files with Handbrake v0.9.5. Here are my system specs:

Windows 7 64-bit Pro SP1
Intel Core i5-2500K (overclocked to 4 GHz)
8GB Corsair Vengeance RAM (Model CMZ8GX3M2A1600C9B)
ASRock Pro3 Gen3 Mobo (latest BIOS update 2.30)
Mushkin Chronos 120GB SSD
Seagate Barracuda 1TB HD
Nvidia GTX 560TI graphics card (slightly overclocked,can't remember speed)
Cooler Master Hyper 212+ CPU cooler

The case also has plenty of fans (7 to be exact). 2 intake fans in the front, 1 intake in the side, 1 intake on the front of the cooler, 1 outtake on the rear of the cooler, and 2 outtake on the back and top. So the tower is staying cool. I'm running AXTU Hardware Monitor during the encoding and temps are staying steady around 50C, which I've heard are normal. The encoding is about 50% now and so far no crashes or spikes in temperature.
I thought the memory may be the culprit and I ran MemTest86. It returned one error after a few hours of running. I have not taken the RAM out to test each module or clean the slots. The timing is set at 9-9-9-24 and I dialed down the speed to 1333 from 1600.
That's all I can think of now but if I forgot something, don't be afraid to ask. Please someone help me!

A:BSOD and crash during encoding with Handbrake

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I am trying to down load the latest version of Handbrake (I dont have any old versions either). On dowloading the exe file when I click run it gives me an error saying ".NET runtime library v2.0 or newer is required. You have 1.1.4322"

What does it want me to do? I am trying to convert my dvds to MP4 format for my iPod video. Cant do anything due to this error.

HELP !!!
 

A:HandBrake Download Error Message : HELP

go to windows update and look in the non-critical updates, the .net v2.0 will be in there simply download and install via the website
 

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I get the aforementioned BSOD, only in one specific situation, and it happens 100% of the time. Otherwise, I never get BSODs in this computer. The problem happens only when I open Handbrake, and drop an mp4 on it to use as a source. The moment I do that, boom BSOD. It's extremely strange. I have tried reinstalling Handbrake of course to no avail. For now my only solution is to have a Ubuntu VM with Handbrake and run it that way. Any idea what could cause this? Thanks.

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Hi,

My windows is closing unexpectedly when ever I'm trying to convert videos using Handbrake and render my work files on Premier Pro. Before I didn't face this kind of problem it's happening after giving my Mother Board for servicing because of some power problem. I tried in all possible ways I know to fix this problem like reinstalling all codecs and programs, I also reinstalled my Windows but there is no change. I'm using Windows 7 Service Pack 1 with latest updates. Except this almost every thing is normal. How to fix this problem, is this happening because of problem in Mother Board?

A:Windows is closing unexpectedly while using Handbrake and rendering

Admin I apologise for not posting properly.

My Basic System Specs:
Processor: AMD Athlon II X3 440 301GHz
Mother Board: M2N68-AM Pluse
4GB DDR2 Ram
500GB HDD

I'm also attaching zip file of both Windows_NT6_BSOD_jcgriff2 & System Health Report

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Hi I've been using handbrake for approx 3 years running off my secondary HDD. The secondary HDD has died. So I uninstalled the Handbrake that was on that, then re-installed Handbrake to my Local C HDD.

It now will not open properly. I get this blank screen


then when I close handbrake I get the error code

An Unknown Error has occured.
Castle.MicroKernel.ComponentActivator.ComponentActivatorException: ComponentActivator: could not instantiate HandBrakeWPF.Services.EncodeServiceWrapper ---> System.Reflection.TargetInvocationException: Exception has been thrown by the target of an invocation. ---> System.BadImageFormatException: Could not load file or assembly 'System.Management, Version=4.0.0.0, Culture=neutral, PublicKeyToken=b03f5f7f11d50a3a' or one of its dependencies. The module was expected to contain an assembly manifest.
at HandBrake.ApplicationServices.Utilities.SystemInfo.get_GetGPUInfo()
at HandBrake.ApplicationServices.Utilities.GeneralUtilities.CreateCliLogHeader() in c:\HandBrake\Hudson\workspace\Release_WindowsGUI\0.10.2\win\CS\HandBrake.ApplicationServices\Utiliti es\GeneralUtilities.cs:line 121
at HandBrake.ApplicationServices.Services.Base.EncodeBase..ctor() in c:\HandBrake\Hudson\workspace\Release_WindowsGUI\0.10.2\win\CS\HandBrake.ApplicationServices\Service s\Base\EncodeBase.cs:line 59
at HandBrakeWPF.Services.EncodeServiceWrapper..ctor(IUserSettingService userSettingService) in c:\HandBrake\Hudson\workspace\Release_Wind... Read more

A:Handbrake video converter wont open

You would be better going on their own forums for this one as its their product

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This is a computer that I built a couple of months ago and it consistently crashes when running handbrake, not every time but say 3 out of 4 times. It will also crash when making large file transfers like moving my movies from one hard drive to another. I have ran Memtest86 without any problems. I have also ran Prime95. When running prime95 these are the options:

It ran the first two options with no problems, but crashes pretty quickly when running the blend test.

Here is a copy of the report from reliability manager for the crash:

Source
Windows

Summary
Shut down unexpectedly

Date
‎3/‎13/‎2012 7:27 PM

Status
Not reported

Problem signature
Problem Event Name: BlueScreen
OS Version: 6.1.7601.2.1.0.256.4
Locale ID: 1033

Extra information about the problem
BCCode: 124
BCP1: 0000000000000000
BCP2: FFFFFA800768D8F8
BCP3: 0000000000000000
BCP4: 0000000000000000
OS Version: 6_1_7601
Service Pack: 1_0
Product: 256_1
I have updated and reupdated all the drivers a couple of times.

Also I ran handbrake in SAFEMODE and still had the crash. I was trying to eliminate some of the hardware and drivers from causing the crashes, but I am not sure what drivers or hardware are eliminated during SAFEMODE.

Please help....thanks.

System Specs:
OS - Windows 7 Enterprise(64 BIT) SP1
CPU - Intel Core2Quad Q9550 Motherboard - Asus P5N-VM WS (REFURBISHED)
Memory - 8GB - DDR2 G.SKILL Graphics Card - Integrated NVIDIA FX470 ... Read more

A:BSOD when running handbrake or during large file transfers

Your .dmp file shows a stop error of 0x124 which is a general hardware error .





Quote:
A "stop 0x124" is fundamentally different to many other types of bluescreens because it stems from a hardware complaint.

Stop 0x124 minidumps contain very little practical information, and it is therefore necessary to approach the problem as a case of hardware in an unknown state of distress


Some generic advice.

If you are overclocking STOP. Return to the default settings at least for now.
If you are running a RAID update its driver.
You can read more on this error and what to try here... Stop 0x124 - what it means and what to try

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Hi there

Converting 1080p MKV files encoded in H264 to H265

What's the best setting to use keeping original quality as much as possible -- a 2hr film currently with my H264 encode is around 4GB for MKV file.

The source is full HD 1080p captured from SKY Q minibox. Quality on playback is excellent but I want to store a lot of these on an external HDD so want to compress the size down a bit.

(note you need to use an HDMI splitter to get stuff off the SKY Q minibox otherwise the capture device won't see anything (DRM).

The capture device doesn't unfortunately capture in H265 which is why I need the conversion step.

I would like to get about 50% of that size with H265 - but not sure of the settings in Handbrake I should use.

Any video editors here --help please !!!!!

I'm not bothered if the final container is MKV or MP4 so long as it's encoded H265 and quality is very similar (preferably identical) to original file.

Cheers
jimbo

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Hi,

For ease of use, i want to make a folder available at my company network for people to drop any video files in, and then to make it output to a standard format (mp4) in another folder. That way no one will have to wait for a video to finish encoding or have to think about conversion at all.

I can use a computer that is always on and running, connected to the network and with free space and processing power, but i wonder if this is the right way. What i have so far:

Using Syncback Pro, I'm automatically watching for file changes in the folder, then syncing the changed files to a local folder (so not to directly encode from the network. Then, after each sync i have Syncback run a bat file for converting, which is inside the local folder. This is the code:

FOR /F "tokens=*" %%G IN ('DIR /S /B *.*') DO "C:\Program Files\Handbrake\HandBrakeCLI" -i "%%G" -o "%%G".mp4 --preset="Normal"

The problem is that it outputs in the same folder as it inputs, which makes syncing back to the network sloppy. The next step in the process, which would be to sync the output files back to the network can be easily done, but not if the original and converted files are jumbled together. =

My question would be:

Am i doing this the right way? (in the broadest sense)
and
Is there a way to output handbrakeCLI converted files to a different folder?

Any help is appreciated.
 

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My workplace uses Microsoft exchange emails, & we use microsoftonline office365 server instead of housing email servers ourselves. However, I'm require to set up a email user account on a desktop that has neither Office suite or internet access, so have to resort to Outlook Express. The thing is Outlook Express has only POP3, IMAP, or HTTP configurations, no Microsoft exchange So are there any alternative Email software that I can setup a Microsoft exchange email user with?

A:Need alternative Email software for MS Exchange email

If you don't mind it being web based, I believe www.outlook.com will allow you to connect to an exchange account.

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