TotalCode Engine is a powerful standalone command-line transcoding solution for content preparation houses and post production studios, which provides streamlined workflow automation for your in-house production environment. TotalCode Engine seamlessly integrates into existing transcoding workflows with flexible, automated tools that are easy to understand and use. The command-line interface supports not only transcoding of media files, but also supports complete workflows and batch processing. TotalCode Engine uses ready-to-use presets to create transcoding jobs that specifically meet the unique requirements of users and customers. Users have complete control over a variety of parameters including selection of input audio and video streams, subtitles, presets, video mode (PAL or NTSC), one-pass vs. two-pass encoding, and much more. In addition to transcoding, audio and video filters can be applied to jobs.

Key Features


Powerful Engine Tools

TotalCode Engine comes with a set of tools offering highest flexibility and control, e.g. Transcoding Tool, Watch Folder Encoding Tool, Batch Processing Tool, File Information Tool, Plug-ins and Modules Information Tool.


Large Number of Ready-to-Use Presets

TotalCode Engine comes with a whole set of powerful codecs. The numerous codecs and formats, such as HEVC/H.265, AVC/H.264, DASH, HLS, JPEG2000, DTS, Dolby, etc., generate content for a large number of devices and environments, including surveillance, broadcast, medical imaging, content creation, archiving, education and many more use-cases.

Key Features


Watch Folder Automation

Configure folders with predefined encoding parameters and leave TotalCode Engine to automatically process incoming media whenever it is added.


Easy Creation of Additional Presets

Creation of unlimited additional transcoding presets for your specific workflow with the UI-based TotalCode Studio desktop application for future use in TotalCode Engine.

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Detailed information and feature set overview of the available packages and their included components.

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Licensing Options

Base Product (Required)

TotalCode Engine
TotalCode Engine supports a wide range of video codecs, including:

  • H.265/HEVC
  • H.264/AVC
  • MPEG-1/2
  • MPEG-4 Part 2
  • VC-1
  • DivX
  • DivX Plus
  • DivX Plus Streaming
  • HEVC

Additional codecs are available as add-ons. Please see below for details.

Add-on Packages (Optional)

Attention: Base product required for add-on packages

TotalCode Engine Broadcast Pack
The TotalCode Engine Broadcast Pack adds support for:

  • H.264/AVC 10-bit, Intra Class 50 & 100
  • XAVC-Intra
  • JPEG2000

TotalCode Engine Audio Pack
The TotalCode Engine Audio Pack adds support for:

  • DTS®
  • Dolby® Digital
  • Dolby® Digital Plus