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by theGuruWithin
Wed Jun 06, 2018 10:24 pm
Forum: Advanced MakeMKV usage
Topic: Recommendation for MPEG2 converter to .H264
Replies: 6
Views: 8391

Re: Recommendation for MPEG2 converter to .H264

I believe I have finally figured out command line for FFmpeg that works to accomplish this type of conversion.

ffmpeg -i "input_mpeg2.mkv" -map 0:v -map 0:a -map 0:s? -f matroska -vcodec h264 -acodec copy -c:s copy "Output_h264.mkv"
by theGuruWithin
Wed Jun 06, 2018 6:35 pm
Forum: Advanced MakeMKV usage
Topic: Recommendation for MPEG2 converter to .H264
Replies: 6
Views: 8391

Re: Recommendation for MPEG2 converter to .H264

thanks for quick response. How would this be done with ffmpeg just dealing with video and not changing (just passing through) all of the audio and CC tracks? Would you know command-line code or is there a good open source GUI for Windows?
by theGuruWithin
Wed Jun 06, 2018 4:18 pm
Forum: Advanced MakeMKV usage
Topic: Recommendation for MPEG2 converter to .H264
Replies: 6
Views: 8391

Recommendation for MPEG2 converter to .H264

Hi Mike, Love makeMKV. I purchased it years ago and have had great use for it, well worth the cost! I am beginning to convert all my old DVDs with multiple audio tracks and commentary tracks. I would really like to find a program that will convert the mpeg2 codec WITHIN the MKV container to a more e...