Simple Mencoder Shell GUI
If you didn't know what SMSG is, well its a GUI tool that wraps Mencoder for doing batch (or single) encoding with the great *nix application called Mencoder (now also ffmpeg).
SMSG allows a user with no knowledge of the parameters you need to pass mencoder, the ability to create DVD format MPEG 2 files, or ffmpeg (Mplayer compatible) AVI's + more.
When a users gets more comfortable with Mencoder and it's parameters, one can write their own scripts.
SMSG comes bundled with...
mencoder.exe mplayer.exe + codecs ffmpeg.exe (version 1.0.5.X or higher) MPUIPlayer.exe
The installer installs everything into a standard windows path
For Versions 184.108.40.206 or lower...
Known Fix for If you ever have SMSG die on startup. Just delete the directory/files under the path shown below and restart SMSG. Look in the Directory
(make sure you have the show hidden items turned on in windows explorer):-
C:\Documents and Settings\<Your Windows Username>\Local Settings\Application Data\Kingswood_Studios\
If your ever wondering "where the bloody hell" the settings being set to, see the above location ( scripts, skin default etc... )
For Versions 220.127.116.11 or higher...
All settings are located in the smsg.properties file located in the Program Files directory. eg:-
C:\Program Files\Kingswood_Studios\SimpleMencoderShellGUI (on 32bit installations)
C:\Program Files (x86)\Kingswood_Studios\SimpleMencoderShellGUI (on 64bit installations)