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TiVO Files (MAK key and TiVO desktop)

Extra XML files created when using ShowAnalyzer 

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How to enable Metadata and File Renaming on nPVR 

How to prevent HDHomeRun from rerecording shows

Metadata on windows servers

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Subtitle/Closed captions sync after removing commercials

Codec packs and crashing WMP/WMC

Distributed encoding across machines

Initial few seconds of recording missing after conversion

False positive with Antivirus

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Conversion Hangs on Fast Remuxing

first post: waymondscott wrote: I am running mcebuddy 2.4.4 on windows 7. MCEBuddy has been working...

latest post: waymondscott wrote: Version 2.4.5 BETA seems to have fixed the problem.

Converted files are named the same, thus getting do i change setting?

first post: msnodgr wrote: when I record a series like the NBA Finals it will name the convert...

latest post: rboy1 wrote: Conversion Task -> Expert settings -> Don't overwrite file (create...

Shows not being renamed anymore

first post: nkarim wrote: Hello, Running MCEBuddy 2.4.4 with Windows 7 Ultimate for a few mo...

latest post: rboy1 wrote: That isn't standard format so it isn't recognizing it. I would sugg...

Conversion "complete" but no new files

first post: NJMorf wrote: New user here. I set up a conversion job last night and pointed i...

latest post: rboy1 wrote: Right click and disable

Using MCEBuddy to Convert TriCaster MP4 for play on PlayOn

first post: slb5146 wrote: I record a lot of MP4 video with a TriCaster 8000. The MP4 video w...

latest post: slb5146 wrote: I have tried MP4 Normal, MP4 Unprocessed, Roku 3, and iPod profiles...

How to check for previously transcoded media to not re-transcode them?

first post: Abhi101 wrote: Hi, I was wondering if it was possible to check and see if someth...

latest post: rboy1 wrote: Yes in Expert Settings of Conversion task, check if destination co...

NVENC Encoding Failures

first post: arrmo wrote: Hi, I have been using NVENC encoding for quite a while now, reall...

latest post: rtaylor429 wrote: Thanks Rboy... Right there is the READ ME sticky ... uh DUH. I ha...

Chromecast Conversion Profile for Optimal PLEX Steaming with No Transcoding

first post: Esteban4u wrote: Hello All. Could someone PLEASE create a Chromecast conversion prof...

latest post: Esteban4u wrote: Wow, Really ?, No one on these forums who uses MCEBuddy streams the...

Bottom half of encodes are green :(

first post: WillTschumy wrote: All of a sudden, the bottom half of my encodes are green. My compu...

latest post: arrmo wrote: I noticed that as well - seems odd, no?

HEVC larger than H.264

first post: joekun wrote: I just built a new HTPC and have been trying out HEVC. I've done a ...

latest post: joekun wrote: I had to reduce quality to -20% to achieve a bitrate near 1kbps, wh...