Command Line options

DuME can be launched with several options, which is an easy way to add medias in DuME from other applications and scripts.

DuME [options] inputFile1 [[options] inputFile2 ... [options] inputFileN]

Note

On Windows, don’t forget to add the extension .exe to the DuME command if it’s not in your PATH variable.

Examples

Add a PNG sequence and set its framerate:
DuME -framerate 29.97 "image sequence_0001.png"

Add a PNG sequence and set its framerate along with a WAV sound file:
DuME -framerate 24 "image sequence_0001.png" "an awesome sound.wav"

Getting help

Option Type Description
-h print options but does not launch DuME.
-help print options but does not launch DuME.

Global Input options

Option Type Description
-colorProfile profile string Sets the input color profile. One of:
srgb sRGB
bt709 HD Video BT.709
bt2020_10 UHD (4K/8K) Video BT.2020-10bits
bt2020_12 UHD (4K/8K) HDR Video BT.2020-12bits

Image Sequence and After Effects options

Read the After Effects Rendering section for more details about these options.

Option Type Description
-framerate fps float Sets the input framerate.
-fps fps float Sets the input framerate.

After Effects options

Option Type Description
-comp composition string The name of the composition to render.
-rqItem item integer The index of the After EFfects render queue item to render.
-useQueue Just launches the After Effects render queue.