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by coolspot
Mon Feb 04, 2013 2:47 pm
Forum: General Questions
Topic: Playback of Files
Replies: 12
Views: 600

Re: Playback of Files

RaySmith wrote: I tried convering a DVD but could only convert to MP4, which my media player - Windows - does not support.
Windows Media Player can play MKVs and MP4.

You need to download the appropriate codecs: http://www.cccp-project.net

Or, you can download VLC which has all the codecs built in.
by coolspot
Mon Feb 04, 2013 2:42 pm
Forum: General Questions
Topic: Moderately OCD method to archiving DVD & BD, suggestions?
Replies: 22
Views: 1925

Re: Moderately OCD method to archiving DVD & BD, suggestions

- MKV for all sources I never intend to playback on a phone or tablet, no need for MP4. If I'm going portable, I'll bring a laptop. MKV plays back fine on tablets and phones these days. No worries about platform compatibility. In fact, playback is comparable to a laptop... no need to lug such an ar...
by coolspot
Thu Oct 04, 2012 3:25 pm
Forum: Mac
Topic: DVDNAV: Read Error - Warning Box
Replies: 0
Views: 155

DVDNAV: Read Error - Warning Box

Hello Everyone, I'm trying to rip some scratched DVDs, and I'm getting the following error: GUI ERROR dialog: dvdnav: Read Error, Error reading from DVD. GUI ERROR dialog: dvdnav: Read Error, Error reading from DVD. Shouldn't Handbrake warn me with a big error box if there is a read error? Handbrake...
by coolspot
Fri Mar 02, 2012 5:47 pm
Forum: General Questions
Topic: HandBrake 0.9.6 Discussion Thead
Replies: 80
Views: 16982

Re: HandBrake 0.9.6 Discussion Thead

I miss the target size option too; it was a quick way of estimating the output size of the video.

Instead of putting back the target size box, perhaps a label indicating the predicated output size would be a good alternative?