Free Video Converter for Windows

Posted in Video on August 31st, 2009 by phoenixdigital

I am totally sick of all these pretend free applications out there for converting videos. I finally found one that appears to be legitimately free and doesn’t have any crap hidden spyware features. It’s called Format Factory and will convert to and from ALOT of different formats.

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Windows XP as a Media Server for Xbox 360

Posted in Xbox 360 Hacking on July 19th, 2009 by phoenixdigital

This document will show you how to successfully setup a windows XP machine so it can stream videos (notably mp4 and xvid codecs) to your Xbox 360. This guide was written for those who do not have Windows Media Centre Edition.

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Encoding Videos for iPhone and Xbox 360

Posted in iPhone Hacking, Tivo HD Hacking, TV, Xbox 360 Hacking on July 19th, 2009 by phoenixdigital

The following is a foolproof process for converting video’s from many formats to a format compatible with the iPhone and Xbox 360. I primarily use this method

  • archive recordings from my Tivo HD
  • converting xvid videos to be compatible with my iPhone
  • shinking large format mpeg or mpeg2 to lower size files without losing too much quality.

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