Download MKVToolnix 71.0.0

Spread the love

Moritz Bunkus has released version 71 of MKVToolNix and due to some minor issues, 71.1 is already downloadable. With this open source program, matroska files can be viewed, edited and converted. For example, sound tracks and subtitles can be added, removed or set as default. MKVToolNix is ​​a collection of separate command-line tools, but a graphical user interface is also included. Downloads are available for Windows, macOS and various Linux distributions. The following changes and improvements have been made in this release:

Changelog v71.1.0:

bug fixes:

  • Chapters DTD: added the new edition & chapter elements from Matroska v5.
  • Chapters DTD: fixed EditionUID being mandatory. mkvmerge can auto-generate it if it’s missing from the XML file.
  • Chapters DTD: fixed the `example-chapters-1.xml` not validating against the DTD.
  • Chapters DTD: corrected the old name `EditionManaged` to`EditionFlagOrdered`.
  • Chapters DTD: fixed `ChapLanguageIETF` missing its element declaration &`ChapterLanguage` being required.
  • XML DTDs: fixed elements representing binary data not allowing the `format` attribute.

Build System Changes:

  • bug fix: configure accidentally tested for libEBML = 2.0.0 & libMatroska = 2.0.0, even though the actual requirements are 1.4.4 & 1.7.1 respectively.

Changelog v71.0.0:

New features and enhancements

  • mkvmerge, MKVToolNix GUI’s multiplexer: added support for the Emphasis audio track header element via the –audio-emphasis option. It is also read from Matroska files.
  • mkvmerge: the options –list-stereo-modes and –list-audio-emphasis have been added to list all support numerical & textual values ​​for the –stereo-mode & –audio-emphasis options.
  • mkvpropedit, MKVToolNix GUI’s header editor: added support for the Emphasis audio track header element via the emphasis property.
  • MKVToolNix GUI: multiplexer: when the track properties are configured to be displayed in a widget tab below the files & tracks in the “Input” tab, the “Color information” tab will be laid out in two columns. This reduces the minimum height the whole tab widget requires. Implements #3401.
  • MKVToolNix GUI: greatly sped up closing the preferences dialog by only re-running certain initialization functions when their corresponding settings have changed. Also fixes issues such as #3406.
  • mkvinfo, MKVToolNix GUI’s info tool: added support for the following new elements from Matroska v5: Emphasis audio track header element; Chapter Skip Type; Edition Display; Edition String; Edition Language IETF.
  • mkvmerge, mkvpropedit: added support for the following new chapter elements from Matroska v5: Chapter Skip Type; Edition Display; Edition String; Edition Language IETF. The GUI’s chapter editor will receive support for them in the next release.

Bug fixes

  • mkvmerge: Ogg/OGM reader: mkvmerge will now correctly skip tracks of unsupported types as well as tracks for which all track header pages haven’t been found. fixes #3394.

Build system changes

  • libEBML 1.4.4 & libMatroska 1.7.1 are now required.
  • The bundled libEBML & libMatroska libraries were updated to v1.4.4 & v1.7.1 respectively.
  • The bundled fmt library was updated to v9.1.0.
  • The bundled nlohmann-json library was updated to v3.11.2.

Version number 71.0.0
Release status Final
Operating systems Windows 7, Linux, BSD, macOS, Windows 8, Windows 10, Windows 11
Website Moritz Bunkus
License type GPL
You might also like
Exit mobile version