MediaCoder Command Line is a cost-effective and easy-to-integrate solution for adding media transcoding functionality to a 3rd-party application or a web service. It shares the same codebase with MediaCoder, providing equilivant transcoding capability of MediaCoder as well as the possibility to be easily integrated as a background process, no matter what development language is used.


  • Converting audio and video files to any formats that MediaCoder supports
  • Adjusting video parameters like resolution, frame rate etc.
  • Adjusting audio parameters like sampling rate and volume gain etc.
  • Configuration transcoding with preset file created with MediaCoder GUI
  • GPU-accelerated H.264 encoding (nVidia CUDA and Intel QuickSync)



Customer Services

MediaCoder Command Line is used by many customers around the world, mostly under the hood. We provide following services to our customers:


  • Feature adding and customization
  • Integration technical support
  • Regular software and codecs upgrade


Here a some of our past customers:





This product works on following operating systems:


  • Microsoft Windows XP
  • Microsoft Windows Vista
  • Microsoft Windows 7
  • Microsoft Windows 8/8.1
  • Microsoft Windows Server 2003
  • Microsoft Windows Server 2008
  • Linux (Wine)
  • Mac OS X (Darwine)



Command Line Syntax

mc [-switch <value>] [-o <output file name>] <input file>



  • -vbitrate: video bitrate in Kbps
  • -abitrate: audio bitrate in Kbps
  • -width: output video width (in pixels)
  • -height: output video height (in pixels)
  • -fps: output video frame rate
  • -srate: output audio sample rate
  • -startpos: start time position (ms)
  • -duration: duration to process (ms)
  • -cuda: enable CUDA acceleration
  • -msdk: enable Intel QuickSync/MSDK acceleration
  • -preset: load and apply a preset file (XML-based preset can be exported from MediaCoder GUI)


Command Line Example:

mc -vbitrate 400 -abitrate 64 -width 320 -height 240 -fps 15 -srate 22050 -startpos 5000 -o g:\out\test.mp4 g:\in\test.mpg




A trial version of MediaCoder CLI is provided for evaluation. The trial version limits the encoding duration to 30 seconds . To download the trial version package, please click HERE.




MediaCoder CLI is licensed per system or per site. The number of deployment systems depends on the number of licenses purchased. There is no limit on the number of instances on one system. Site license is also provided which allows unlimited number of deployment as long as a IP address range is provided.


After order is placed, an email will be sent to the customer containing download link of the licensed software package. Basic technical support for deployment is provided for free. For further assistance in system integration, please consult for more information.


Two license plans are available as following.

Monthly License

This allows paying for a license on monthly basis by PayPal subscription service.


Standard Version GPU-Enabled Version


Life-Time License

This provides a life-time license as well as life-time free upgrading.


Standard Version GPU-Enabled Version