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How to clean/remove video title data using FFmpeg

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Setting up#

First make sure you have FFmpeg installed. Follow this guide if you haven't already:

https://docs.tdarr.io/blog/how-to-install-ffmpeg

Running the CLI#

This is a simple command for removing title metadata from files:

ffmpeg -i "C:\Transcode\input.mkv" -metadata title= -map 0 -c copy "C:\Transcode\output.mkv"

You can automate this process on your files using the following Tdarr Plugin:

Tdarr_Plugin_MC93_Migz2CleanTitle

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