Convert OGG to MP4 Using VLC Media Player

vlc48x48ud1.pngBeing a versatile media player, VLC has the ability to transcode a media file from one format to one another. Here is how you can convert from .ogg (or .ogm) format to mp4.

First, install VLC media player

sudo apt-get install vlc

Open VLC (Applications -> Sound & Video -> VLC media player)

Select File->Wizard

Click Trancode/save to a file

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Select a stream: point to the movie file that you want to convert

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Check Transcode Video. Choose the format that you want to convert to. If you want to transcode the sound, check Transcode Audio and choose the format.

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Set the encapsulation format. If you are not sure, leave it as RAW

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Determine the output filename

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Click Finish. VLC will start to transcode the file.