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Encoding MPEG-2 for DVD

Chapter: DVD Authoring

Topic: Encoding for DVD

To make a DVD that is playable in home set-top players, all video content must be encoded to MPEG-2 within certain parameters. This guide covers how to encode MPEG- 2 video that is compliant with the DVD specification. While this guide focuses on using TMPGEnc to do the encoding, the general principles must be applied to any MPEG-2 encoder.

TAGS: stream, type, aspect, size, VBR, CBR, frame, rate, control, VBV, buffer, profile, format, interlace, GOP, quantize, matrix


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