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This Wiki is intended for all kinds of FFmpeg and multimedia related information. Everyone is welcome to add to, edit and improve it!

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FFmpeg Official Documentation

Developer Documentation

FFmpeg-related Sponsoring Programs

FFmpeg Developer Meetings

FFmpeg at Conferences

Community Contributed Documentation

The guides below have been written by users and for users to supplement the official FFmpeg Documentation. If you're confused about something refer to the official documentation and if you're still having problems we can help.

Books and other External Resources

Books and other off-site resources of note are listed at BooksAndOtherExternalResources

Compiling FFmpeg


Hardware acceleration

Grabbing / Capturing



Images / Frames


Developing Programs Using the FFmpeg Libraries


About this Wiki


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