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Date: 2012nov11
Updated: 2017apr26
Product: ffmpeg
Keywords: dimensions

Q.  How can I use ffmpeg to change the resolution of a video?

A.  Use the -s option like this:

ffmpeg -i myvideo.avi -s 640x480 myvideo2.avi
Or you can use a word for -s
ffmpeg -i myvideo.avi -s vga myvideo2.avi