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  1. BUG: mp4 files won't play in Windows 10 or 7 players

    I'm rendering a project for a pro video house from 1080i, 29.97 to mp4 level 4.1 at various bitrates, from either Premiere or queuing to Media Encoder (same results).

    Windows refuses to play the resulting files. VLC Media Player will, however. I've tested on three computers and three versions of Media Encoder. In the oldest version (2019), low bitrate files would play in Windows, but with two newer versions none do. So what's up?

    I don't own copyright on this, but for 15 seconds let's call it "Fair Use."

    2 votes
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  2. audio track Selection

    We have alot of masters that has 5.1 and 2.0 Mixes on them. When we have to export an H.264 for exemple with only the 2.0 mix on it we have to open premiere and select only the 2.0 mix. Could you make available the selection of wich audio track could be selected for the output in Media Encoder?

    Thankyou

    2 votes
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  3. Dynamic link and XMP

    Make it more stable as it barely ever works for me constantly getting stuck on reading XMP or connecting to dynamic link BS, fix your stuff!

    3 votes
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  4. AI optimized versioning

    I am thinking that it might be possible to use AI to scan a previously rendered version of a file, and as it's rendering a new version/revision, if any of the frames from the new render are identical to a previous version, the AI would pull those identical frames from a previous version so only the new frames would have to be rendered when producing a new version. This would make it easier and faster to make revisions theoretically.

    1 vote
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  6. NVENC and VCE

    Could you add support for GPU Hardware transcoding technology? Nvidia's NVENC and AMD's VCE technology, either of these would literally allow export times of 4k video at 200Mbps to take as long as the video's length is, rather than succumbing us to literal HOURS of export times for videos that are less than 10 minutes.

    I have combed over the user forums and some of Adobe staff claim that it isn't doable. Yet here is the SDK site for NVENC:
    https://developer.nvidia.com/nvidia-video-codec-sdk

    This technology has been around since the Kepler era of Nvidia GPUs. Which was 7 years ago since the…

    5 votes
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  7. Let us batch change render settings, please!

    Adobe media encoder sorely need the ability to batch change render setting presets on all videos selected.
    Example: Let's say I want to render 100 video from After Effects and send them to AME, then it chooses the last used render setting by default when loaded into AME. If I want to change I have to manually (!) add new render settings/preset to Every single of the 100 videos and then manually (!) delete the previous setting so I don't render each video two times. Also it automatically makes new names for the new video setting I added so I…

    7 votes
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  8. Interpret footage while exporting in Media Encoder

    Some people prefere to change framerates without interpolation, so that no frames get duplicated or deleted. It would be nice if Media Encoder could offer this feature like premiere does on import

    3 votes
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  9. You can stop AME from halting a queue mid-encode when you lose internet connectivity.

    I realise Adobe needs to make money. I pay my subscription. But what gives with AME asking you if you want to quit mid queue (in this case creating proxies) when you lose your internet connection? Then stalling after it finishes an item without manual intervention clicking repeatably no to the dialogue box "do you really want to stop encoding?". We need to be able to render unattended regardless of whether we have a stable internet provider. A totally unacceptable situation. And Premiere Pro wants to quit as well.

    4 votes
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  10. Add a most commonly requested aspect ratio to the preset crop menu: 1:1

    The source crop menu in AME contains all sorts of preset crop ratios - apart from the one that virtually everyone I speak to wants:

    1:1 (eg: square).

    Can you please add it.

    3 votes
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  11. 3 votes
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  12. Add an option to rotate on export

    It would save time making precomps and rotating in new comp

    6 votes
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  13. Media encoder encoding wrong audio if cache isnt cleared

    Fix the cache! I have to encode camera file through media encoder before editing say 00001.mts to 00001.mov But i have 5 camera cards with the same file names and fro some reason media encoder decides I want the audio from the first 00001.mts file applying to every file with the same file name. When I put a file into media encoder I want the audio attached not some random audio from another shot. I have trouble clearing caches at work because of read write permissions so it takes a long time to get around this. This should be an…

    3 votes
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  14. Freezing when encoding proxies. Hang and need a cold boot.

    Well done Adobe with breaking something on each update.

    I was encoding h.265 4K 50p video to Quicktime Cineform proxy under Windows 10.

    Last update that was a big mess up on Premiere Pro and now it f***s up even in the first step. You know people work for living with your tool right? This is not funny.

    Do we need to wait for another 2 months for a proper update (while you may be f***ing another things up like system freeze on importing files or such)?

    4 votes
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  15. DVD

    DVD Encoding and menu creation, similar to usage in Encore CS6

    1 vote
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  16. Encoding profile spontaneously changes during batch process

    Encoding profile spontaneously changes from a custom preset to DV Pal during batch process.

    1 vote
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  17. Media Encoder not rendering After Effects Files after Mac OS update

    Please fix whatever bug is preventing Media encoder from rendering my comps from after effect. It stopped working correctly right after I updated Mac OS this morning.

    Hangs on "Connecting to project..."

    1 vote
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  18. Bug when queueing from Premiere to Media Encoder

    Lately, when I hit queue in Premiere my render settings do not port to Media Encoder. Instead when the project loads in AME, AAC is set as the export format in the format column.

    I have seen this echoed on multiple computers.

    3 votes
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  20. Embed captions in more formats

    You can currently only embed closed captions into Quicktime MOVs. This needs to be expanded so you can also embed captions in MPEG-2 (PS & TS) and MP4 formats. You can currently do that in Apple Compressor, but not Media Encoder.

    2 votes
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