How to increase the volume of a video

December 2016


How to increase the volume of a video


Issue

You are viewing a video on your computer and realize that the volume is too low even if you crank up the volume level of your computer to the maximum.

Solution

No need to stick your ears to your speakers, you can increase the volume of the video using the right tools.

VirtualDub (for PC)

VirtualDub allows you to capture a video using the frame rate of your choice. VirtualDub is also able to create files in AVI2 format (which bypass the 2GB limitation of the AVI files).
You can perform real-time modifications to your videos:
  • Reducing background noise reduction
  • Compress the file size.
  • Increase the default volume level (of the audio track).

Download link: http://www.virtualdub.org/

Avidemux (for PC, Linux and Mac)

With Avidemux, you can choose from several formats to encode your videos (MPEG, AVI or FLV). This software provide access to several over several features :
  • trim video.
  • merge several videos together.
  • remove a particular section of the video.

Avidemux can process multiple videos simultaneously and provide access to many filters:
  • Reduce the size of the video.
  • Change the resolution.
  • Change the soundtrack.

Download link: http://fixounet.free.fr/avidemux/download.html

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