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  1. Make it stop randomly pausing making proxies of HEVC 4k

    Ingesting and making proxies of iPhone 4K/30 video is unusable.

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  2. Creative Cloud timer to short

    I have a bunch of videos being converted to smaller files. I run them when I'm not in the office. Well, the thing is every little while the Adobe window pops up asking if it is still me and I have to click "continue" to stay signed in and every time the window pops up the Adobe programs stop what they are doing so only a couple videos get done. The sign in window is messing up our work flow. It is going to be a real pain if all semester you have to stay with the computer or come…

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  3. When sequencing two Gear 360 dual-fisheye videos AME injects VR Metadata even though "Video is VR" checkbox is not selected.

    See This wasted a whole day of rendering because even though I visually verified that the "Video is VR" checkbox was unselected, it still rendered with VR metadata.
    Steps used to recreate:


    1. Take two Gear 360 (2016) videos and drop into AME. See droptostitch.png

    2. Verify that Export Settings->Video->"Video is VR" is unselected without making any changes.

    3. Observe that the video is set to render as "Match source - high bitrate". At this point if left to render it will render with the "Video is VR" metadata injected. See result.png

    4. To fix this issue you currently have to go in and…
    2 votes

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  4. Allow more than the default 5 seconds when encoding a still image to an movie

    Currently AME defaults to 5 seconds when encoding a jpg to an movie in a batch mode. Any way we could develop over the 5 seconds.

    2 votes

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  5. new ME update 12.1.2 works on Mac

    Finally the new ME update 12.1.2 is not crashing anymore on Mac - thanks Adobe !

    2 votes

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  6. Batch Processing works only for the VISA card, what happened ?

    ME Batch Processing works only for the VISA card, what happened ?
    Everything was tested including even the Direct Adobe Team Connect.
    Many days lost, very special situation for video editors, totaly Hopeless ..

    2 votes

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  7. Automatic selecting of outputs

    Selecting similar outputs based on their position in the Q:
    FOR EXAMPLE: In the Q there are 3 files, every file has 3 outputs:
    1. User select 2 Files.
    2. User click on a button or keyboard shortcut to enable: Select Similar Outputs by Index"
    3.User Click on First output
    4. AME select all first outputs of selected files.

    the same, if user clicks on the "Similar" button but selects second output of selected files.

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    2 votes

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  8. Automatic reading of files

    When reading sequences of files AME Should do it automatically from folders. Choosing one folder and AME will load all sequences it recognize in that folder tree. Like AE but little bit better.

    Maybe even give us a list of formats it recognizes for us to choose from:

    "AME Found files in this folder and its folder tree. please select which files you want to load to the Q and how:"

    name.jpg (read as a seq) choose to: load as seq load as files
    name.mov
    nameB.jpg (read as a seq) choose to: load as seq load as files
    name.png (read…

    2 votes

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  9. Change Source Range of Selected Queued Items

    I have clips that have in and out set in Premiere Pro CC. I queue in them in AME. I want to encode the Range In/Out not Entire Clip. Currently there is no way to change all of the clips in the queue and I have to open the dialog for each of the clips one by one. Thanks.

    2 votes

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  10. Change Source Range of Selected Queued Items

    I have 300 clips that have in and out set in Premiere Pro CC. I queue in them in AME. I want to encode the Range In/Out not Entire Clip. Currently there is no way to change all of the clips in the queue and I have to open the dialog for each of the 300 clips one by one. Thanks.

    2 votes

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  11. Full ExtendScript support (with documentation) including Vimeo/YouTube metadata

    After Effects can't export an H264 larger than 2000x2000. When I'm exporting 100 files to AME for 4K YouTube/Vimeo upload, it would be extremely helpful to be able to set the metadata (and other settings) via script. Doing this manually is a beast!

    2 votes

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  12. Footage from my iPhone is being flipped 90 degrees while compressing. Why?!

    I go to look at the footage placed in my timeline and it looks a normal 16:9 look. Yet, while compressing my footage Media Encoder flips my videos upsidedown? Why?

    2 votes

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  13. Rendering a sequence from a Premiere Pro project file

    I'd like to be able to set up watch folder for Media Encoder, and to accept sequences from Premiere Pro files (so i send my sequence from my computer, then render on a 2nd machine / server), without having to transfer source files to the 2nd computer.

    Currently only already made videos can be moved to watch folders.
    And sequences within premiere project files have to manually be added to Media Encoder

    2 votes

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  14. Add transition types to clip stitching workflow using Adobe Media Encoder

    Allow for configuration of transitions (dip to black, crossfade, etc.) when stitching clips together using Adobe Media Encoder.

    1 vote

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  15. Allow media encoder to add custom prefix/suffix to output file

    Specifically allow media encoder to add either custom text or source file name as a prefix/suffix to the output file. In my work my After Effects project are given job numbers and the output file also must be named with the same job number to keep track of files.

    We have also created templates to ease with production, currently our output comps simply start with "XXXXX" and we do a batch rename after rendering is complete. But with custom prefixes/suffixes we wouldn't have a need for that step.

    This could be added as an option to encoding presets or to…

    1 vote

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  16. When a premier project file is placed in the watch folder in Media Encoder, the sequence is automatically loaded and rendered. How to exclud

    When a premier project file is placed in the watch folder in Media Encoder, the sequence is automatically loaded and rendered. How to exclude the render of only a specific sequence?
    For example, how to exclude nested sequences from render

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  17. Import multiple sequences non natively

    When you press "Edit" > "Preferences..." and un-check the box where it says "Import sequences natively", you can only import one sequence at a time which is quite time consuming if you are exporting stock footage.

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  18. Old AME files remover

    It would be great to have an integrated tool or menu option that allows you to access a list of all the .AME files stored in your computer so that you can remove them easily when you don't need them instead of having to manually look for each file.

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  19. Remove black bars automatically

    Many videos I get are with black bars on the top or bottom.
    "With the power of Adobe Sensei", detect black bars, crop the video, save in the same format and quality.
    It can be a preset, it can be a checkbox in a preset or it can be a script.
    optional: add a XX pixels inset from the crop for sharper edges.
    It must be "drag, run, see folder". If so, it can be a killer feature.

    1 vote

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  20. watch folders

    I just tried to use a watch folder to convert 139 4K videos downsampled to 720P, and it put all my 4k source files in separate folders! Now I have to pick each one out and put them back in my media folder to edit with. what kind of a stupid idea is that? please fix!

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