transcode video data between different container and codecs

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WinFF (FFMPEG): Unknown encoder 'libvo_aacenc'

When I try to convert a video - specifically, a Video Object (".vob") file - to MPEG-4, WinFF which I assume is a frontend for ffmpeg and avconv, but it tells me: `Unknown encoder 'libvo_aacenc'` ...
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Is there an application that will render the popular web video formats?

I am trying to convert video to the formats commonly used for HTML5 embedding — that is, MP4 (H264 + AAC), OGV (Theora + Vorbis) and WebM (VP8 + Vorbis). I would like to use a GUI application to do ...
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Converting an ARF file using nbr2mp4 with Kubuntu 13.10

I followed the NBR2MP4 converter procedure on the WebEx site and also reviewed the step-by step instructions at http://askubuntu.com/a/362719/219130 but no matter what I do, it just doesn't work (i.e. ...
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How do I convert a high quality video into a low quality one?

The computer is relatively old and underpowered, so video playback of high quality videos is jerky with any player. How do I convert a high quality video to low quality video? EDIT: I tried avconv ...
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How can I use Java Mobile Phone's camera as a Webcam?

In windows there is a software called "Mobiola webcam" for use a mobile cam as a webcam . Is there any way for Linux (ubuntu 12.04 LTS) ?
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vhs capture devices

Hi i have a vhs capture device ecap303 from climaxdigital used on windows 7 i am new to ubuntu but have used the command lsusb with the device connected and come up with ID EBIA : 2861 EMPIA ...
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How do I covert videos for a Nokia mobile using Arista transcoder?

I am new in ubuntu and need some help. I have 11.04 installed How do I covert videos for a Nokia mobile using Arista transcoder? Specifically, I need my videos to be compatible with my Nokia 5xxx
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Replcaing a video with black frame?

I want to convert video of a film to black frame. on the other hand, decreasing the video quality as much as possible, but no change in audio quality! For Example: Film.avi (950MB) ---> fILM.mp4 ...
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Best video configuration to use mencoder to compress MPEG2 TS files

I have a lot of files in Mpeg2 Ts format, from VDR. I want to use mencoder to compress them, and the avi container (I will see Mkv a next time). I want to use also a generic Mpeg4 coder: there is ...
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Closed captioning file

I am needing to convert a .cap file to either a .scc, .smpte-tt or a .sami file for closed captioning. Does anyone know of any programs or software that is capable of doing this that works on ubuntu? ...
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Why do I get terrible audio and green video in skype on 13.04?

Just installed ubuntu 13.04 on my new y510p Lenovo laptop. I believe I download Skype for ubuntu 12.04 (multiarch). I followed the instructions and when I open Skype everything looks fine until I open ...
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How to convert softsubbed .mkv to hardsubbed mp4 file using mencoder?

As the title says,I have single mkv file which contains subtitles , Is it possible to convert using avconv or mencoder? Media info of the file: Input #0, matroska,webm, from 'r.mkv': Duration: ...