Convert or re-encode videos

A really good software for re-encoding movies is Handbrake – it’s free and very powerful.

Want to convert or re-encode videos?

– Use Handbrake

We have currently don’t offer all features in Streamio, therefore we recommend that you use external software like Handbrake. It’s a free software that’s really good at converting videos. This can be useful if, for example, you have a movie that is too big to upload to Streamio.

Handbrake is available for Mac, Windows, and Linux and can be downloaded free of charge at

Start the program and select the movie you want to convert. Handbrake contains lots of information about the video and functions for changing the video, such as deleting an audio track or fine tuning other settings. Under “Preset,” you can choose from several well-balanced encoding profiles, and you can, at the bottom of the program window, choose where the movie should be saved. You can queue up several movies and then let the computer work through them.