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I have a video file captured with a smartphone. I want to remove the GPS location data written into it, leaving all other information intact. I tried some sed commands, but nothing seems to work.

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You need to remux the video, removing the GPS location metadata.

You can use ffmpeg:

ffmpeg -i input.mp4 -metadata location="" -metadata location-eng="" -acodec copy -vcodec copy output.mp4

Then you can verify with ffprobe:

ffprobe output.mp4

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