[FFmpeg-user] How to add title and chapters to mkv file

Leo Butler leo.butler81 at googlemail.com
Wed Oct 18 23:45:32 EEST 2023

On 10/15/23, Ulf Zibis <Ulf.Zibis at cosoco.de> wrote:
> Hi,
> is there a tutorial on how to add title and chapters to mkv file?
> I didn't find any information in ffmpeg documentation and wiki.
> Thanks,
> -Ulf

The answer is not specific to any particular container.

The easiest way, in my opinion, is to write an ffmetadata file with
the information.
The syntax is described here:


The example at the bottom of that section shows how to add the
information to the container.


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