Video conversion software

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  1. 1100011CS

    1100011CS Well-Known Member

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    I have some videos on my phone that are stored in 3gp format (whatever that is) and I'd like to convert them into avi and/or mpeg. Any suggestions on software to use?
     
  2. tim_redd

    tim_redd Well-Known Member

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    Handbrake is typically the go to software for me for those types of things.

    HandBrake
     
  3. fatkid1974

    fatkid1974 Well-Known Member

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    +1, thats what I use. Works great.
     
  4. 1100011CS

    1100011CS Well-Known Member

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    I can't get Handbrake to work. I select the 3gp file as a source and it seems to read it okay and when I select "Start" it says "Encoding" then "Encoding finished" but I don't see any output file.
     
  5. fatkid1974

    fatkid1974 Well-Known Member

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    guessing you just can't find destination, but I could be wrong, I'm no expert. I'd go into the handbrake options and see if you can find where it's sending it. My wife just told me it took her a couple tries to get everything set up right.
     
  6. 1100011CS

    1100011CS Well-Known Member

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    Not sure what was wrong but I downloaded a newer version (nightly build) and it works. Thanks!
     

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