Get video information with ffmpeg

mp4box -info video.mp4
mp4box is great when working with mp4s

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2013-01-18 14:43:29

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  • ffprobe is specially intended to get video information Show Sample Output


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    ffprobe video.flv
    clusterdoc · 2012-01-02 19:56:20 0
  • ffprobe doesn't throw an error and was actually made to do exactly that. Usually ffprobe is located in the same folder as ffmpeg. https://ffmpeg.org/ffprobe.html#Description


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    ffprobe -i filename.flv
    Yamy · 2016-10-15 20:26:34 0
  • MediaInfo supplies technical and tag information about a video or audio file. (sudo apt install mediainfo)


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    mediainfo (file.name)
    bhishma · 2016-12-31 17:59:31 0

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