Open source Video conversion


Avidemux is a free video editor designed for simple cutting, filtering and encoding tasks. (GPL)

Linux - FreeBSD - Windows - MAC OS X

FF Multi Converter

FF Multi Converter is a simple graphical application which enables you to convert audio, video, image and document files between all popular formats, using and combining other programs. The application is written in python and PyQt. (GPL)



HandBrake is an open-source, GPL-licensed, multiplatform, multithreaded DVD to MPEG-4 converter, available for MacOS X, Linux and Windows. (GPL)

Linux - FreeBSD - Windows - MAC OS X


Panther encodes audio files from one format to another. It has a simple user interface, and should be very easy to get started with. It can reduce the size of music files. (GPL)

Linux - Windows

Shutter Encoder

Shutter Encoder is one of the best converter for video, images and audio available today. It has been designed for video editors in order to be as accessible and efficient as possible. (GPL)

Windows - Linux - MAC OS X


Transmageddon is a video transcoder for Linux and Unix systems built using GStreamer. It supports almost any format as its input and can generate a very large host of output files. (LGPL)



Convert your videos quickly, easily, and all at once with WinFF & FFmpeg. WinFF is a GUI for the command line video converter, FFMPEG. (GPL)

Windows - Linux

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