[FFmpeg-devel] Intel QuickSync Video

Will Kelleher wkelleher at gogoair.com
Fri Nov 6 15:58:54 CET 2015

> Hello,
> I try to transcode with quick sync, but it doesn't work.
> I did follow:  https://ffmpeg.org/general.html#Intel-QuickSync-Video
> I get this error
> [h264_qsv @ 0x3017580] Error initializing an internal MFX session
> Error while opening encoder for output stream #0:0 - maybe incorrect
> parameters such as bit_rate, rate, width or height
> How can I solve this please?

Unfortunately this error can be caused by a variety of things.  To start, can
you share your exact CPU model and the Media SDK version that you're using?

Also, what platform are you on?

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