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  • abbr. Abbreviation of Video Object.
  • abbr. Abbreviation of Versioned Object Base.


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  • Sometimes, converting a DVD5-sized mkv to vob keeps the filesize within DVD5 limits but the majority of the time 200-300mb are added to the VOB file after conversion making it impossible to burn onto a DVD5. Forum

  • The VOB is the main container file used by the DVD format to store video, audio and subpicture information. Forum

  • Both DVD and Bluray are built on MPEG; DVD uses MPEG-2 exclusively, carrying video and audio in an MPEG-2 program stream, extended to add timecode to packets, resulting in the "VOB" file format.

    How a 1980s telecoms compromise helped set the Bluray video format.

  • DTS audio is now supported for program streams (such as VOB).

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  • I have NO desire to recode/reburn any of them into various other formats (such as VOB, ISO, etc) .. Forum

  • The result is a bunch of "VOB" files on your hard disk.

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  • Wondershare Pocket Video Converter helps you convert almost all popular video formats such as VOB, DivX, XviD, MOV, RM, RMVB, MPEG, WMV, AVI to mobile device formats (WMV / WMA / Mp3)

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  • MPEG files into above formats, such as VOB to AVI, VOB to MPEG, VOB to DivX, VOB to XviD, MPEG to AVI, MPEG to DivX, MPEG to XviD ...

  • Alternatively, you can load the video directly from the VOB files – the movie is usually the largest file on the disc, so use file explorer and pick the first listed large VOB file and open it with your favorite video player.

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  • It will even work for VOB files ripped ripped from a DVD if you can get rid of the DRM (other software required).

    2009 June « By Tor's Words Of Wisdom


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