Hanbrake is a free and open source program for encoding videos to and from a variety of popular formats.

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How do I install Handbrake?

I've added the ppa here https://edge.launchpad.net/~stebbins/+archive/handbrake-releases When I run sudo apt-get update, the software sources aren't found. I figured maybe they hadn't updated their ...
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Unable to rip DVD using HandBrake or OGMRip

I just got my kids some new DVDs, but I am trying to rip them and back them up, since I know they are rough with their discs, and I want to have backups in case the discs become scratched. However, I ...
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Only MKV format available in HandBrake

I am running Ubuntu 14.04 LTS 32 bit. I have installed HandBrake rev5474 (i686), which I believe is the latest, and the Ubuntu Restricted Extras. I am able to play DVDs via VLC but when it comes to ...
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Handbrake-cli updated and now does not work

I updated handbrake-cli using aptitude upgrade, as well as the codecs and now when I try to convert a file it keeps giving me an error "MP4 muxer disabled". Does any one know what the problem is?
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Cannot install Handbrake in 64-bit Ubuntu 12.10

When I go into Synaptic and try to install the handbrake-gtk, after it gives me the list of all the other packages it has to install, I get this message: The following packages have unresolved ...
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Unmet Dependencies for handbrake-gtk

I have reviewed the suggestions at [How do I resolve unmet dependencies?]. As yet, my issue remains. Here's hoping the good folk here can help me. sudo apt-get install handbrake-gtk ...
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Is there a abcde equivalent for DVD/Blu-Ray Discs?

When I converted my CD collection to mp3 several years ago, I used abcde. The workflow basically went like this: Insert CD Run abcde abcde ejects the disc Repeat I'm looking for a similar workflow ...
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Handbrake ripped mp4 stops at 27mins 55 sec

I am running Ubuntu 14.04 LTS 32 bit. I have installed HandBrake from add-apt-repository ppa:stebbins/handbrake-snapshots (thus avoiding the Debian issue) but I've found that all of the MP4's play the ...
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Ripping DVD with HandBrake, no file found during scan

I'm trying to rip a DVD with HandBrake (I own the original). No single file is found during the scan despite having installed the libdvdcss4 package. There are several errors occurring in the activity ...
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How do I target multiple files with HandBrakeCLI?

How do I target multiple files (and or recursively through directories) with HandBrakeCLI like when using the GUI? When using the GUI with Mac I can select a folder with multiple files and queue the ...
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add-apt-repository ppa: gives me errors

I'm new to Ubuntu (12.04.3). I'm trying to install handbrake and I've tried about 6 different ways non seem to work, so I'm now asking for help. Step 1 sudo add-apt-repository ...
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Ripping DVD to Play in XBox 360

I am trying to rip a dvd to be playable on my XBox 360. I used Handbrake 0.9.8 Normal & High Profile presets with no avail. Although MPEG-4 & H.264 are supported by the XBox, it won't play ...
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Joining Two MKV files in Ubuntu?

I have an opera that I'm ripping to my computer in MKV format with Handbrake. This opera is on two discs. Is there a way to join the resulting MKV's together? They will have the same bitrate, ...
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Glitch in video taken by gtk-recordmydesktop

Using gtk-recordmydesktop, I took this video that doesn't have any issue at its beginning (here I'm only focusing on a few seconds from the point both links start at). gtk-recordmydesktop yields .ogv ...
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migrating from windows to ubuntu

my primary concerns are, 1. Dota 2 (steam game) - Will i need to reinstall "steam client and game" once i change os from win 7 to ubuntu 14.1 ?(Ubuntu supports Steam client) ...
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DVD Rip Handbrake Ubuntu 12.04

How do I rip DVD using Handbrake Ubuntu 12.04? I have looked on the web but have found nothing that is helpful. All I want to do is rip DVD's to a medium quality to watch later. They'll be stored on ...
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IBM's external disc drive didn't recognise in Ubuntu GNOME 13.04

I bought an external DVD drive from IBM's, I plugged into Windows 8 and it ran well. But when I plug it into my Ubuntu, it didn't recognise (at all). I opened GNOME MPlayer but It didn't play (even ...
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How to find program commands & Hardsubs on “Hand Brake” [duplicate]

I'm a newbie on ubuntu bare with me plz. Been using ubuntu for a few weeks now everything is working fine and im getting better and more familliar as I go but in the past I have been able to guess ...
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Ubuntu 14.04 is very slow to respond while Handbrake is encoding

I've upgraded my Ubuntu 12.04 install to 14.04 using a fresh install. I have Handbrake installed using it's nightly PPA. and ever since I've been running it on 14.04, while using it to encode video ...
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HandBreak installtion fail

I just got Ubuntu the other day on my brand spanking new, yummy 8-core PC. Anyways, i was trying to get Handbrake to convert/compress my videos for file transfer. So I looked it up, and found the ...