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Old Oct 10, 2011, 08:20 PM   #1
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How to Convert .AVI movies for iTunes ?

I am looking to Convert .AVI movies for iTunes ?
So i can view the movies through AirPlay on my Apple TV....

Does anyone know the best Mac app to convert the movies
for iTunes ?

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Old Oct 10, 2011, 08:22 PM   #2
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HandBrake, though it seldom comes up in searches.
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Old Oct 10, 2011, 08:27 PM   #3
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thanks for the reply!

What format is best to work in iTunes ?
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Old Oct 10, 2011, 08:29 PM   #4
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thanks for the reply!

What format is best to work in iTunes ?
.mp4 and .m4v, but you could just use one of the presets in HB, the Apple TV preset for example.
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Has anyone Tried Both HandBrake and VisualHub ?

Which one is better and faster ?

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Old Oct 11, 2011, 11:28 AM   #6
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Has anyone Tried Both HandBrake and VisualHub ?

Which one is better and faster ?
Hypothetically, they would be the same. Both are a graphic wrapper for ffmpeg that actually does the encoding.
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Old Oct 11, 2011, 11:51 AM   #7
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here, try this;

http://download.cnet.com/Flv-Crunch/...-10909295.html

its the fastest converter i have ever used.
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