Video Encoding to MP4

28 steps | 2 minutes | Created by Robb Helt
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Click here: After opening TMPGEnc you should click on Start New Project - Normal Mode
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Click here: Click the X and close down the Source Wizard Pop Up Window
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You are now at the main screen of VMW 7.
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Double-click here: Go to your hard drive and find the video file that you would like to encode. In this example I am opening my D: Drive
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Click here: I am selecting the .mpg file that I plan to convert and I drag it over onto the main window of VMW 7
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Click here: The video editor should pop up. We have no reason to edit this video so we will simply click OK.
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You can see where the orange dot is located, this is where the properties of this video reside. This gives us our information about what kind of video file it is. Notice that everything is MPEG 1. That is fine because we are going to convert this to MP4.
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Click here: Click on the Format Button in the TMPGEnc Workflow Bar
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Click here: Click on MP4 File output
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Click here: Select H.264 / AVC
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Click here:
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Click here: Select x264 as the Video Encoder
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Click here:
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Click here: Now click Select
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Click here: Change the Rate Control Mode from VBR to CBR
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Click here:
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Click here: Change the bitrate to 1.5
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Type "1.5"
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Click ENTER to save the bitrate
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Click here: Select Audio
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Click here: Drop down for more selection of the Stream Format
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Click here: Choose MPEG-4 AAC Main Profile
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Click here: Go back to the Video area
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Click here: Click Encode in the Workflow Bar
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Click here: Click Browse to choose where to save your file
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Click here: We have chosen to send the new one right to the D drive.
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Click here: Click Save
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Click here: Click Start. Once this is complete, you will now have a correctly encoded MP4 waiting for you to use in OnCue.