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[21 Apr 2008 | 5 Comments | ]

Handling the various range of audio and video file types can give you headaches every day. It happens very often to need a certain file type and you just go and google like crazy for a (free) transcoder. Media Coder promises to be the solution to your problems, a free universal audio/video transcoder. Let’s see if it can keep the promise.
 
I needed a quick wma to mp3 conversion and Media Coder solved the problem almost instantly. Now let’s see how it handles video files. I made a recording from my …

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[18 Mar 2008 | 15 Comments | ]

I was telling you the other day about Alt-DVB,  free satellite TV software. Recording files with Alt-DVB gives you .ts (transport stream) output files. But let’s say you want to convert your recordings. One way to do it is with Auto GK, also reviewed here a week ago. Another free option is TS Converter.
 
The supported output formats for TS Converter are .TS, .MPG, .DVR-MS, .MPV + .MPA. You might wonder why one would convert the .ts to .ts. Well, this little program has an editing function, where you can select …