FF Multi Converter 1.4 released with presets, fixes and improvements (PPA available)
FF Multi Converter is a simplistic yet powerful utility, useful to convert numerous file formats to numerous extensions, presenting itself as a "global" tool capable of delivering a fast converter to audio, video (using ffmpeg), images and documents files.
FF Multi Converter support file conversion for audio&video (
AAC, AC3, AFC, AIFF, AMR, ASF, AU, AVI, DVD, FLAC, FLV, MKA, MKV, MMF, MOV, MP3, MP4, MPG, OGG, OGV, PSP, RM, SPX, VOB, WAV, WEBM, WMA, WMV), images (
BMP, CGM, DPX, EMF, EPS, FPX, GIF, JBIG, JNG, JPEG, MRSID, P7, PICON, PNG, PPM, PSD, RAD, TGA, TIF, WEBP, XPM) and documents (
DOC to ODT, DOC to PDF, HTML to ODT, ODP to PDF, ODP to PPT, ODS to PDF, ODT to DOC, ODT to HTML, ODT to PDF, ODT to RTF, ODT to SXW, ODT to TXT, ODT to XML, PPT to ODP, RTF to ODT, SDW to ODT, SXW to ODT, TXT to ODT, XLS to ODS, XML to DOC, XML to ODT, XML to PDF).
FF Multi Converter 1.4 has just been released, bringing interesting changes, various improvements and optimizations, as well as minor user interface refinements.
The Audio panel has been combined with the Video panel, resulting a singular Audio/Video view, where conversion is to happen, on-demand taking advantage of the new editable
Preset (containing presets, such as
BlackberryCurvefs, GigabeatFS, N810FS, MPEG4VideoVHQ, android4, iPodiTunesiphoneWS, x264HQWS, etc) and/or the command exposed in the
The new 1.4 version introduces "real-time" conversion display (visible by clicking the Details button in the conversion dialog), as well as a more accurate progress in the conversion's progressbar, thus the user is to correctly observe the conversion process.
How do we install FF Multi Converter 1.4?
Add the following official PPA (Lucid, Natty, Oneiric, Precise, Quantal)
sudo add-apt-repository ppa:ffmulticonverter/stable
sudo apt-get update
sudo apt-get install ffmulticonverter