Downloading and installing HandBrake for Windows

HandBrake for Windows

HandBrake is available for Windows at the HandBrake website. Download Handbrake 1.5.1

Installing HandBrake on Windows

Once you’ve downloaded the HandBrake installer, simply double click to run it.

If HandBrake is already installed on your computer, the installer will offer to remove the previous version before installing the current version. Select OK to proceed and review HandBrake’s license terms.

The HandBrake installer will offer to remove previous versions before installing the current version.
HandBrake’s Windows installer.

Next, the installer will ask you where you wish to install HandBrake. Unless you have a specific reason to change this, select Install to continue. Once the installation is complete, you may select Finish to exit the installer.

The installer will report its progress.

HandBrake is now installed.

You will find shortcuts for launching HandBrake placed on both the Windows Desktop and Start Menu.

Launching HandBrake

You may launch HandBrake by quickly clicking twice (double-clicking) on the cocktail & pineapple icon. Depending on your system settings, a single click may suffice.