[FFmpeg-user] How to terminate cleanly a recording on Windows

Matteo Contrini matteo at contrini.it
Sat Jun 20 12:27:39 EEST 2020

On Fri, 19 Jun 2020, at 12:05 PM, Verachten Bruno wrote:
> I haven't tried this particular command under Linux, but usually hitting
> "q" ends the recording properly.
> On Windows, "q" seems to do nothing, and CTRL+C ends the process, but not
> at the right time. Most of the time, I miss the end of the recording. My
> recordings are just a few seconds long.

I've just tried your command on Windows 10 version 2004 with Windows Terminal 1.0.1401.0 and I have no problems. Pressing 'q' ends the recording correctly.

Which terminal/console are you using?


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