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    MEncoder Alternatives

    MEncoder is described as 'free command line video decoding, encoding and filtering tool released under the GNU General Public License. It is a sibling of ' and is a Video Converter in the Video & Movies category. There are more than 100 alternatives to MEncoder for a variety of platforms, including Windows, Mac, Linux, Online / Web-based and Android. The best alternative is HandBrake, which is both free and Open Source. Other great apps like MEncoder are FFmpeg (Free, Open Source), Avidemux (Free, Open Source), File Converter (Free, Open Source) and XMedia Recode (Free).

    This page was last updated May 18, 2022
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    MEncoder is a free command line video decoding, encoding and filtering tool released under the GNU General Public License....
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    1. HandBrake is an open-source, multithreaded video transcoder – it compresses and converts digital media from one format to another. HandBrake can rip encrypted DVDs with libdvdcss (libdvdcss is installed with VLC media player on macOS, or AnyDVD/DVD 43 on Windows).
    2. FFmpeg is the leading multimedia framework, able to decode, encode, transcode, mux, demux, stream, filter and play pretty much anything that humans and machines have created. It supports the most obscure ancient formats up to the cutting edge.


    3. Free and simple video editor that supports a variety of file types and automated tasks. SIMPLE video editor, dedicated for ONE video at a time. NOT for multi video editing/montage.
    4. File Converter is a very simple tool which allows you to convert and compress one or several file(s) using the context menu in Windows Explorer.
    5. XMedia Recode can convert nearly all popular audio and video formats including 3GP, 3GPP, 3GPP2, AAC, AC3, AMR, ASF, AVI, AVISynth, DVD, FLAC, FLV, H.261, H.263, H.


    6. VidCoder is a DVD/Blu-ray ripping and video transcoding application for Windows. It uses HandBrake as its encoding engine.
    7. Format Factory is a multifunctional media converter and DVD ripper. Its features include:

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      Be careful during the installation: Forum

    8. Open source software without any restriction - converter all formats video|audio|image professionnals codecs and standards - swiss knife tool Windows and OSX.
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      WinFF is a GUI frontend and batch parser for the command-line multimedia tool FFmpeg. WinFF works by making a batch file that runs in the command-line, designed to launch the command-line tool with given settings from a preset.
    9. StaxRip is a video encoding app for Windows with a unrivaled feature set and usability.
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