Recordings - Convert to MP4 using Handbrake

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HandBrake is a tool for converting video from nearly any format to a selection of modern, widely supported codecs. This support article will show you how to transcode your video file into an MP4 video file format — one of the most popular formats used today.

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Step 1 - Open HandBrake and Choose Your File

When HandBrake is opened, it will [usually] immediately ask which file desired for transcoding. Choose the file and click Open.

If it does not automatically ask for a file, click the Source button in the top left corner.

Step 2 - Choose The Output Format

Under Output Settings select MP4 from the Format drop down menu.

Step 3 - Choose The File Destination

For Destination click Browse and select where you want the MP4 stored upon completion of the transcoding process.

Step 4 - Click Start

Click Start to begin the transcoding process.

Depending on the duration of the file, this can take some time. Once it has finished, it will be located in the folder selected as the  Destination.

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