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Learning VirtualDub: The Complete Guide to Capturing, Processing and Encoding Digital Video by Georgios Diamantopoulos, Sohail Salehi

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Downloading and Installing AviSynth

Download AviSynth from http://sourceforge.net/projects/avisynth2/. The downloaded file is a self-extracting/self-installing executable, not a zipped one like VirtualDub.

Open or run it after downloading to do the installation. It’ll offer you a few options, as shown in the following figure:

  • Documentation in any or all of English, German, and French.
  • Associating the AVS script files with Notepad (for editing) and/or Media Player 6.4 (the default viewer). Choose it and change it later if you want to.
  • A destination folder to install the folders and files: by default the C:\Program Files\AviSynth 2.5.

    Choose your options and the auto install takes only a minute:

The installation process installs the following:

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