FFmpeg

Note: FFmpeg cannot be installed on Shared or Reseller packages.

FFmpeg is not recommended for use on VPS accounts, as it can adversely affect normal server operation and potentially conflict with your VPS Terms of Service.

HostGator only offers installation services for FFmpeg on Dedicated Servers.

How to Obtain FFmpeg

HostGator offers a manual installation of FFmpeg on Linux Dedicated Servers for a fee of $35. This installation includes many features and modules that were not available in the free version.

FFmpeg is not compatible with our Windows Dedicated Servers.

To request a full installation of FFmpeg, please contact us via phone or Live Chat. You will need to agree to the installation charge before we can process the request.

CentOS 6 Based Servers

Click the links below for a list of the compilation options as well as the full codecs so that compatibility can be ensured prior to the installation of FFmpeg on servers with CentOS 6.

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CentOS6 Compilation Options

CentOS6 Full Codecs


CentOS 5 Based Servers

Click the links below for a list of the compilation options as well as the full codecs so that compatibility can be ensured prior to the installation of FFmpeg on servers with CentOS 5.

CentOS5 Compilation Options

CentOS5 Full Codecs


Support Beyond the Installation

While our administrators can install this FFmpeg software package onto your server, please be aware that we do not offer support past the actual installation. This includes any coding and/or codec support.

For more information about our Support Center's Scope of Support, please see the following articles: