MPEG-2 to VOB: Convert Video from MPEG-2(MPEG-2 Video) to VOB(DVD Media File) with River Past Video Cleaner, MPEG-22VOB converter, conversion
A variant of the MPEG video and audio compression algorithm and file format,
optimised for broadcast quality video. MPEG-2
was designed to transmit images using progressive coding at 4 Mbps or higher
for use in broadcast digital TV and DVD.
An MPEG-2 player can handle MPEG-1 data as well. MPEG-2 has been approved as
International Standard IS-13818.
MPEG.ORG is an excellent source for additional
information on MPEG format and usage.
To convert MPEG-2 video to other formats with River Past software, please
have GPL MPEG-2
VOB standards for "Video
Object". It is the file type to store video on a DVD
disc. It is actuallly a MPEG-2
video, with special extension to support PCM, AC3,
subpictures, and button navigation commands.
To convert from MPEG-2(MPEG-2 Video) to VOB(DVD Media File) video with River Past Video Cleaner, you must have River Past MPEG-2 Booster Pack installed.
Launch River Past Video Cleaner
Once River Past Video Cleaner is installed properly, launch Video Cleaner.
Click on the "Add File" button on the tool bar. The standard file open dialog appears. Select "MPG - MPEG Video" in its "Files of type" combo box.
Select the file you want to convert and click "Open". The file will be added to the conversion file list.
Note: To convert from MPEG-2 video, you must have GPL MPEG-2 Decoder installed.
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Select Output Format
Use the setting panel on the bottom of the window to control the output format. Click on the toggle to the left of the "Output Format" label to expand the panel. Select "VOB - DVD MPEG-2" as the "File Type".
Note: The MPEG-2 Booster Pack must be installed for the "MPG - MPEG-2" output option to show.
Select "NTSC" or "PAL" under "TV Standard" according to your location. Additional options under "Video Settings" changes accordingly depending on your selection of TV Standard.
Change Video Settings
Click on the toggle to the left of the "Video Settings" label to expand the panel.
You can change the size, and bitrate of the video.
If the TV standard is NTSC, you have the option to use 720x480, 704x480, 352x480 and 352x240 as the video resolution.
If the TV standard is PAL, you have the option to use 720x576, 704x576, 352x576 and 352x288 as the resolution.
The bitrate is in the unit of kbit/second. Use this formula to calculate the video size per minute:
Video size/minute (KByte/second) = bitrate / 8 * 60.
Change Audio Settings
Click on the toggle to the left of the "Audio Settings" label to expand the panel.
The sample rate on DVD must be 48khz. You can choose to use either PCM (uncompressed audio) or MPEG Audio Layer-2.
Select output directory
Expand the "Output Directory" panel. Use the "Browse" button to select an output directory.
Click the "Convert" button on the tool bar.
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