How to use Handbrake for encoding video

  1. Have your video file ready and Handbrake ready. Download and install Handbrake if you do not have it already installed.
  2. Click the source button and open your file to encode. Click on Toggle Presets and choose Devices -> Universal.
  3. Click the Start button to begin encoding.
  4. When encoding is finished, click ok. Check your files to make sure the encoding worked.

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