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Last Build Date: Tue, 28 Mar 2017 14:01:01 GMT


Rhys Cornor

Tue, 28 Mar 2017 05:16:57 GMT

Thank you for helping me set up my membership. Whenever my equipment has a problem, I take it to the fixit person, demonstrate it and it works perfectly, so setting up this message, I've found, has fixed my camcorder of its glitch before I even asked for help. Thanks video help forum.

Waveform monitor in place of an oscilloscope to align a VCR?

Tue, 28 Mar 2017 04:05:50 GMT

Bought a waveform monitor/vectorscope for $50 off Craigslist. PDF attached for specs. Noob question. I want to attempt to align an old JVC S-VHS, following this video ( Can I use the waveform monitor to do this, or is a general-purpose oscilloscope...

How do virus act?

Tue, 28 Mar 2017 03:15:10 GMT

I recently caught a virus that does not allow me to boot into normal Windows 7 mode. It will start into my desktop and then go into blue screen every single time. It also somehow uninstalled my Super Anti-Spyware program and Malwarebytes program. So if I go into safe mode, and I try to run these...

XEONs or Upgrade to i7? Quick Sync vs GPU?

Tue, 28 Mar 2017 01:14:29 GMT

So I have been using Handbrake ( for a few months and have been very happy with the results. I recently came into a large collection of Blu-Rays that I want to RIP to my PLEX ( server and I really just need a...

FREE - Pioneer LD-W1 & CLD-980 LD players & LDs - P/U only Honolulu, HI

Mon, 27 Mar 2017 22:58:30 GMT

Moving and need to part with my LD-W1 (dual disc, dual side play) and CLD-980 LD players. Also have ~50 LDs. P/U only in Honolulu, HI Edit: NO REMOTES. I may come across them as I clean, but I know the LD-W1 remote had corroded batteries and may have been tossed.

Subtitles cut, only partially seen

Mon, 27 Mar 2017 20:05:30 GMT

Hi, One of my video files is in AVI format. When I run it on any of a few windows applications, the film's subtitles are partially cut/ I can see its upper part, but not its lower part. Is there away to adjust the file for normal view? Here're the details of the file as shown by mediainfo...

Text to subtitle format converter

Mon, 27 Mar 2017 18:46:26 GMT

Hello, I am doing a presentation in my school about creating subtitles, I don't know too much about this but found it interesting. My question is if maybe exist a software that convert a normal text into subtitle format. With subtitle format I try to mean, the correct number of caracteres per line,...


Mon, 27 Mar 2017 18:27:04 GMT

Hi I thought I'd share with you an open source lossless video cutter I made last year, that some of you may find useful. It's a wrapper around ffmpeg ( CLI and gives a quick and simple way of cutting out the good parts from gopro/drone/video camera...

Samsung SE-506

Mon, 27 Mar 2017 15:51:13 GMT

I have the above Blue Ray Reader. When plugged into a pc (Windows 10) said reader is detected in Explorer as BD-RE Drive. However a BlueRay disc is not read "Please Insert Disk". I'm trying to examine the folder structure. I contacted a friend who has a Sony Vaio (Windows 10) using the built in...

MKV not displaying embedded subtitle PLEASE HELP

Mon, 27 Mar 2017 15:08:51 GMT

I have an mkv that I am using mkvtoolnix ( to embed an SSA ( except when I play the new embedded mkv the subtitles do not display. I have done this hundreds of times in the past with no problems but...

How to remove ghosting from progressive VOB ?

Mon, 27 Mar 2017 14:42:24 GMT

How to remove ghosting from progressive VOB ? Samples: 1.!BUQQTCzD!yXlaDh5fA_mSAxdH-WcXu62hF1-2fr4Ka5IXrqhfxCs 2.!gIZwgbiI!1ILnT61u4XneTgVs8jF0XVBlPAQRdOLKzYHl6UeR540 Tryed selectevery(5,0,1,2,3) but it not worked on vub file. Both samples are from one...

How to reduce the graininess?

Mon, 27 Mar 2017 14:24:59 GMT

Hello guys, I got this bluray and realized a granulation in the episodes I'm encoding in episodes separated by using the x264, I wonder if there is some setting or plugin that decrease or remove this granulation, below I leave some examples. Print 1 ( Print 2...

AAC MultiCHannel Audio

Mon, 27 Mar 2017 11:50:03 GMT

Hello Guys new to this Forum :) I wonder i have a slightly old Receiver and it handles up DTS 5.1 but i wonder how will i process AAC audio do i get surround sound or stereo, will it PCM,Pro LOgic, or Digital? i would like to be able to use that home Cinema system for AAC Movies but i want...

Advise with restoracion process

Mon, 27 Mar 2017 11:07:45 GMT

Hello all,i had 15 year old almost 50 vhs tapes ,i had captured all and saved in my hard disk,i had captured with huffyv ,capture is very good condicion.but some video is very shaky,i want to use use deshaker with that,some video need denoise and some color correction.i want to use deshaker with...

Beginner with AVISynth and AvsPmod (16mm Kinescope Restoration)

Mon, 27 Mar 2017 09:25:17 GMT

I have AVISynth ( and AvsPmod (, and I want to restore 16mm kinescopes, the source is DVD (someone's uploaded YouTube clip of the exact 16mm footage I'm trying to restore (Sorry it wont let me hyperlink for some...