The open source video transcoder

Community & Help

The User Guide

We have extensive documentation on most of the features in HandBrake and a detailed FAQ page.
Please see the User Guides and FAQ page on our wiki.


If you can't find an answer in our help and guides, try asking in our community forums
Please read our Community Rules before signing up.


Our IRC channels are (#handbrake and #handbrake-dev) on the Freenode Network

Reporting Bugs

If you find a bug in HandBrake, please report it in our bugs forum. Don't assume we already know about it.

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Requesting Features

If you have an idea or suggestion for HandBrake, then you can let us know in the feature requests forum.