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  1. please add more function auto shut down PC after rendering and uploading to social media

    please add more function auto shut down PC after rendering and uploading to social media

    14 votes
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  2. Option to add prefix and suffix

    Add option in preset or export options to add a prefix or suffix. Like in Illustrator's "Export for screens". This will save from renaming every file individually.

    14 votes
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  3. Have a default Preset

    Being able to right-click a preset and setting "Make Default" would be fantastic. I know AME is supposed to apply whatever preset you last used, but that only works when AME has not crashed. I'd find it incredibly useful to be able to set AME to, by default, always apply the default Preset unless I changed it.

    14 votes
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  4. can't select a custom lut

    in 12.1 (171), in the "effects" tab on the "export settings" window, when "lumetri look/lut" is checked, I can't choose "select" from the drop down menu. when I click it, nothing happens.

    14 votes
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  5. Parallelize png encodes

    AME should automatically parallelize png encodes.

    During an encode of a 5.7K video to a png image sequence, I'm getting pretty terrible performance. On an overclocked 10-core Windows machine with a fast GPU, I'm getting just over 1 fps during at 5.7K video export. A 26-min piece will take 15 hours.

    CPU, GPU, and disk are all essentially idling--AME is using 1 logical core's worth of compute (5% of total CPU capacity), and GPU is at 0%.

    It looks like I can manually parallelize png export in AME. I made 4 jobs, and each ran using 1 logical core (5%…

    13 votes
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  6. Add Distrubuted Processing, Export with multiple computers

    Similar to Compressor on macOS — add the ability for users to queue and export a Premiere Pro timeline on another workstation(s). Editors can be liberated to work on the next project as the last finishes in a queue on another computer.

    13 votes
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  7. Media Encoder worker nodes

    I would like to be able to add to a media encoder queue running on a separate computer on shared storage.

    13 votes
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  8. MATCH SOURCE AUDIO BUTTON

    Please make it an option to either bypass audio compression, or match the source file's number of tracks so that we don't need to adjust how many tracks for each individual file for larger projects. Take a page out of Apple's compressor for this please.

    12 votes
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  9. Simple idea to make Media Encoder feel faster

    When I start Media Encoder from within After Effects it usually takes ages till Media Encoder even just shows the AE project. Why does it need every single detail from AE before even listing the name of the composition? Would it not be great to have AE just pass on the name and composition resolution at first. While the other stuff loads, the user can already enter a file name and tinker with the encoding settings. This seems very simple and would tremendously speed up my workflow. Thanks for your consideration. Til

    12 votes
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  10. Extremely Slow

    I used to render H.264 out of AE, now I can no longer. So, I'm trying to embrace Media Encoder. It's soooOOO slow to startup, and then half the time the dynamic link doesn't seem to work. If this program is going to be forced onto AE users, I need more from it for me to not hate it.

    12 votes
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  11. Adobe Media Encoder bug - Media Offline for captions w/ After Effects

    I've encountered a strange bug. I have captions and an After Effects lower third on two different tracks on a timeline. Using Mac OSX 10.13.4, AME 12.1, Premiere 12.1.

    If I render out of Premiere, no problems.

    If I send to AME and try to render, the caption track renders as "Media Offline".

    If I delete all content such that only the caption and the AE clips exist, the caption track renders as "Media Offline".

    However, if I delete the AE content (turning off visibility doesn't do it) then the captions will render normally in AME.

    It doesn't matter where…

    12 votes
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  12. Bring back .mov support please

    I agree that .mov is outdated, but it is still a very typical format that drops in from time to time. Support for old formats is really really usefull, one never knows when they pop up. And it's stressfull to have to jump to free softwares like handbrake to get the job done

    11 votes
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  13. Media encoder takes twice as long to encode a premier pro sequence than exporting it from premier pro directly

    Adobe media encoder does not utilize my systems performance when encoding a premier pro sequence, thus taking a lot longer than it should.

    When i export a sequence straight out of the premier pro software, the software utilizes all my recourses and takes about 45 mins to endode whereas AME takes 9 hours to encode that same sequence using about 20% CPU with spikes!

    11 votes
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  14. add audio from a file to an image sequence

    Add the ability to import an audio file into an image sequence

    11 votes
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  15. Include a feature that allows me to add black to heads and tails to my in & out points and save it within the preset function.

    Include a feature that allows me to add black to heads and tails to my in & out points and save it within the preset function.

    11 votes
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  16. No GPU memory flush for queued Premiere projects

    I had 10 projects queued, and Media Encoder failed every third encode.
    Checked video card memory usage in GPU-Z, and yes, after every single render the usage amount increased by 1.5GB, so my GTX1060 3GB obviously ran out of video memory after two project renders. I think it's a bug, and Media Encoder should take care to clean up video memory after every single render task. I am using Windows 10 (1803 version)

    11 votes
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  17. When exporting to an image sequence from an AE comp, allow 1) custom start frame numbers and 2) getting frame numbers from the composition

    Example: If I exported an image sequence 1000 frames long, but decided I wanted to replace frames 50-100. I could select those frames as my in In Point & Out Point and click a box that says "take frame numbers from composition" or something, then the exported image files would be called XXX0050 - XXX0100 automatically.

    11 votes
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  18. OGG OGV

    Seriously ... Adobe needs to add these output formats... how long have users been asking for it? How many replies have I seen suggesting using another media encoding software? Wake up Adobe!

    11 votes
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  19. Need to be able to pause encoding queue, reboot computer, and resume queue.

    Continual forced Windows updates destroying workflow. I am converting hundreds of videos in an archive. My queues can take days of processing. If a forced-boot update is pushed to the computer, the queue is lost.

    11 votes
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  20. Set Limit File Size

    Please add an option to Set Limit File Size!

    Thanks

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