About Experts Sitemap - Group 17 - Page 4 2016-05-24

Desktop Video: Adobe After Effects, mr greenberg, adobe after effects
mr greenberg, adobe after effects, adobe website: In your start menu, there should be an Adobe folder. And inside of that, should be a start menu item for After Effects. You can start that there. Should be Start All Programs Adobe After Effects (and if you just installed it, depending on how you have...

Desktop Video: Avidemux, time segments, google search
time segments, google search, free softwares: I know of no freebies that are lossless. They re all going to step on it to some extent, but the loss should be minimal in most cases. Have you tried just plain old WIndows MovieMaker? It comes free with Windows. A lot will depend on what format your original...

Desktop Video: Camera video, windows movie maker, mov extension
windows movie maker, mov extension, video question: Shani, Great work. The picture tells me exactly what I needed to know. I don t have an easy answers for you. Did you check to see if the movie played when you copied it to your computer? I know the movie plays on your camera; there are a couple...

Desktop Video: Audio Clean Up, audio sweetening, fix
audio sweetening, fix, audio: You will have to export the audio files as .WAV or .AIF files to tweak them. I don t remember what software you are using - Adobe has Audition and Final Cut has Soundtrack Pro as part of the suite, so I presume you re using something else. If you are shooting...

Desktop Video: ANIMATED VIDEO/VIDEO EDITING, video editing software, avs
video editing software, avs, free-to-try: HI Harsh Sorry to take so long to reply - work is crazy! To answer your question, there are a few options you can try, but one which I have been quite impressed by lately is AVS4you Video Editor: http://www.avs4you.com/AVS-Video-Editor.aspx. My girlfriend...

Desktop Video: vob files into premiere pro, vob files, video disk
vob files, video disk, premiere pro: Elaine, Copy the VOB files to your media drive. Open Premiere Pro and import the VOB files. That s it. It won t work on protected media. It won t give you back your edits. But if you re on a fairly recent version of Premiere Pro, it ll work. ...

Desktop Video: windows media player, codec, free codec
codec, free codec, vlc: Hi Navid I am not an expert in Windows, although I have used it extensively over the years. The problem with using non-genuine Windows is exactly this: the operating system checks to see if it is genuine before installing Microsoft-specific software. Other...

Desktop Video: De;ete MP4 Videos, television questions, keyborad
television questions, keyborad, computer expert: You should be able to delete an mp4 file just as you would any other file. There is no difference. Try highlighting it and then hit delete on your keyborad or drag it to the trash. The only reason it would not not let you delete it is if it was in use by...

Desktop Video: Editing Software, adobe premiere elements, special effects software
adobe premiere elements, special effects software, free editing software: Andrew, Thanks for clarifying. I m assuming you mean Final Cut 7 not Final Cut X? I consider either prosumer to professional. Also, you asked for windows, did you mean for Mac? Because Final Cut 7 won t work on any Windows machines. Some general...

Desktop Video: high resolution quicktime, video converter
video converter: For HD convertions it s only available in the Pro version which is a paid software. There are a few free converters that may get you the resolution you need. a href= http://www.burnworld.com/filepop-free-video-converter.htm FilePop Free Video Converter...

Desktop Video: Uploading Footage into FCP, target format, xdcam
target format, xdcam, firewire connection: Hi Chin With digital based cameras, there are a couple of ways to ingest the footage. If the footage was shot on a P2 or AVCHD camera, Final Cut Pro can import the footage directly, using File Log and Transfer. If it is shot on XDCam, you can use File...

Desktop Video: Best format for Youtube, mpg 2, mpeg 1
mpg 2, mpeg 1, mpg 4: You can look at the specs on Youtube for further explanation, but I beleive it wants H.264. BUT... I have uploaded mpg-2 files with no problems at all. You can probably also send up mpg-4 s and avi s and others. YouTube will convert it to a Flash Video...

Desktop Video: PowerDirector8 suddenly takes huge time to produce a movie, streamclip, powerdirector
streamclip, powerdirector, avi clip: HI Rim I am not an expert in PowerDirector at all. My only suggestion is that you use a program like MPEG Streamclip to do the conversion, if you can t do it inside Powerdirector itself. If your PC is shutting down randomly, it could well be a heat issue...

Desktop Video: Simple Transition, video editing softwares, google search
video editing softwares, google search, free video editing: The software you re using should have settings that you can change that will keep it from resizing the image. you ll have to set your project to be the same dimensions as your footage. It may also haev compression settings. I d google search software and...

Desktop Video: convert windows media video to watchable DVD, DVD, DVD Authoring
DVD, DVD Authoring: Hi Lee Sorry for the late reply - I have been quite busy. I would suggest trying a faster DVD disk - 2x is pretty slow. Most DVDs these days are 8x or 16x or even 18x... 8x should be a good one to try. You could also try other software - there is lots...

Desktop Video: DVD Burning, dvd+rw, disc
dvd+rw, disc, dvd: Hi James, You should be able to write to this type of media much more that 5 times. Really it should handle 1000 s of rewrites. Reasons for lowering the amount of rewrites are burning at a lower speed and not completely writing to the disc each time. But...

Desktop Video: Optimizing Video, youtube
youtube: Hi Chin Youtube has some pretty helpful pages. Look first at: http://support.google.com/youtube/bin/answer.py?hl=en&answer=1297408 Then also at http://support.google.com/youtube/bin/answer.py?hl=en&answer=1722171 for some more advanced options. ...

Desktop Video: retaining 1080/60p quality, adobe premiere elements, broadcast format
adobe premiere elements, broadcast format, camera manufacturers: Ken, You re not missing anything - 1080p60 isn t a broadcast format. Unfortunately, not every size works, nor every frame rate. This has to do with camera manufacturers matching what can be broadcast. Here s my end answer: Shoot 720p60 and forget...

Desktop Video: itunes/ipod classic, bose sounddock, shuffle mode
bose sounddock, shuffle mode, entire library: Hi Dave, I ll give it a shot. I think you re talking about a iPod Classic (dial wheel) and not an iPod Touch. 1) I think there is a setting called display which you want to set to never. Particularly the backlight. 2) You need to take your iPod back...

Desktop Video: windows media player, exact instructions, windows media player
exact instructions, windows media player, full mode: HI Kevin, Well if it is a .mp3 file then it would be only audio. Depending on how and where you downloaded the file, if it is a video make sure that there is an option to download the video and not only the audio. It s hard to give exact instructions without...

Desktop Video: capturing streaming video using software, video recording software, wavepad
video recording software, wavepad, inexpensive software: Hi Richie, The only program that works very well and is very easy to use for capturing streaming video online is the one you understand and like. I use Camtasia. I use it all the time and its great quality and easy to use. Also you can check out NCH s video...

Desktop Video: Video editing software program question, video recording software, video editing software
video recording software, video editing software, air force veteran: The only program that works very well and is very easy to use for capturing streaming video online is the one you understand and like. I use Camtasia. I use it all the time and its great quality and easy to use. Also you can check out NCH s video recording...

Desktop Video: Choosing wrong Drivers, dell gx270, sound card driver
dell gx270, sound card driver, bios version: HI Bilal, I m sorry that I can t give you a specific answer to your question since this could be solved by a variety of solutions. I always start at the motherboard site to see if there are any updated drivers, then the Dell site. Since you did that part...

Desktop Video: MP4 Player
Desktop Video: MP4 Player

Desktop Video: MP4 Player, vlc player, mp4 player
vlc player, mp4 player, perspective clients: Do you want a media player or media converter (compression software?) Media Player. VLC Player. It s free, open source, can be in a portable version (requiring no administrator rights. Plays everything. Compression? Let me know. Are you generating...

Desktop Video: Blank out a portion of a video, video editing suite, heavy duty
video editing suite, heavy duty: If you use a higher end video editing suite you may be able to box out the ad but then you have a box in the video. I don t do heavy duty video authoring so not sure of a tool that can hide a certain portion of the video and show something in it s place...

Desktop Video: blank out portion of a video
Sadly Earl there is no easy way to do this. Can it be done? Sure, there is 500+ software that can duplicate parts of the frame. It s probably easier to crop it out - but then you ll have to recompress the video. Again, the tools aren t free and it...

Desktop Video: About HD digital camcorders, sony dcr vx2000, sony xdcam
sony dcr vx2000, sony xdcam, hd camera: Couple of thoughts: Well, yes but only under the condition that it meets the criterion for optimizing Hi-Def results from sources that have been traditionally viewed as 2D. Let s pretend 3d doesn t exist. Up until now, I have been using the...

Desktop Video: marvalpert@gmail.com I uploaded video onto Youtube. I want to change the content of the video WITHOUT loosing the number of views or the description. Is there a way to just leave the first frame of the video and add new video .. in essence i havent dele, suppost, youtube
suppost, youtube, good luck: I m not really an expert on the ins and outs of Youtube. My bet is that Youtube won t see it as the same video but as a different one. This means it would have zero views to begin with. Maybe if you send it up with the exact same file name, it would work but...

Desktop Video: Bit depth and sound editing, audio person, good noise
audio person, good noise, noise removal: Miranda, A purist audio person would tell you that the 16 vs 24 bit audio is important. Everyone else won t. Compressed vs. uncompressed audio? Sure. 24 bit audio doesn t work in FCP 7 ( b it s getting near time to change /b ) - which is why you...

Desktop Video: Graphic/Video ratios, adobe photoshop cs, corel photopaint
adobe photoshop cs, corel photopaint, editorial software: Bob, The reason I asked you the software is that Adobe Photoshop has had the ability to handle nonsquare pixels for a decade (since Adobe Photoshop CS.) The reason I asked which editing tool is because some of them handle this fine and some had different...

Desktop Video: Video Graphic Ratios, video size, adobe photoshop
video size, adobe photoshop, ratios: Bob. You re wrong on both. Square pixels conversion from 4:3 is 640x480. Square pixel conversion to 16:9 is 854x480 These will work and have worked in broadcast for over a decade. Easier is designing with Adobe Photoshop as it does the screen...

Desktop Video: youtube video can't play after download, video graphics card, k lite codec pack
video graphics card, k lite codec pack, k lite codec: Download Windows Media Player classic and you should be able to play it. Not windows media player, but windows media player CLASSIC. http://download.cnet.com/Media-Player-Classic-Home-Cinema/3000-13632_4-199375.html If that does not play it then come...

Desktop Video: DV Camera to iMovie
Jon, Here s an easy test. Plug everything in. Turn everything on. Open (from the utilities) System Information. There s a listing for firewire. If the camera doesn t show up it s because of one of three reasons: 1) Bad firewire port. (If you can...

Desktop Video: video editing software
First, let me say that I am not an engineer or computer tech. I m just an end user so I m going to answer your question from that standpoint. It s going to depend a lot on what software you re using. I use Adobe products so when we build a system, we just...

Desktop Video: video organization
This may be outside my area, I m not sure. It sounds like you want to just be able to label clips and then put them into a playlist. I do professional video production so any ideas I may have will probably be overkill for what you need but I ll give it a shot....

Desktop Video: Connectivity
It s outside my area of expertise but from personal experience, I can tell you two ways. You can connect a computer to your tv using a VGA cable for video and a 2.5mm audio cable(it looks like it has a headphone plug on both ends.) Your tv will likely have...

Desktop Video: Smartphones With Video/audio Conferencing Feature.
I m not sure if Skype will handle multi-point. I think it will but I am not sure. Another program called ooVoo will do multi-point. I m not sure if there s a smart phone app for it or not but I know it works on a computer. Maybe you can use laptops instead...

Desktop Video: Smartphones With Video/audio Conferencing Feature.
Hi Prashant This is a bit off-topic but I ll answer it anyway. Most smartphones and even some feature phones have a speaker function. I use an app on my Android phone called In Call Recorder that allows me to record interviews for later transcription...

Desktop Video: inquiries about video editing, NLE, non-linear editor
NLE, non-linear editor: Hi Ao This is a very broad and non-specific question -- I will try and answer as clearly as possible, with the numbers as per your question. 1) By Merge I presume you mean to join them so they play in sequence. This is basic Non-Linear Editing (NLE)...

Desktop Video: video edit for simple purpose
1, 3, & 4: any video editing program will do these things. They are very basic functions. 2: you can t. The only way to do this is if the footage is shot on a green or blue screen and you know how to do a chroma key. 5: I don t think youtube will do these...

Desktop Video: vidoe edit for specific purpose without complication
AO, There is too much I don t know about your system to be of much help. But I will try: 1- how can I merge several videos with each other ? Any editorial program will do this. So will YouTube. 2- how can I change background of a video I...

Desktop Video: iMovie editing
I ve never used iMovie but it should work like other editing programs to an extent. See if you have a razor blade editing tool. If so, just use the razor to make the two cuts and then delete the part you don t want. Then slide the other two together. You ll...

Desktop Video: MOV editing
Hhhhmmm... I use paid programs for my editing so I can recommend a freebie except for MovieMaker right now. It should do what you re trying to do. If you already know the following info, just skip it. I just don t know what you know and don t know.... You...

Desktop Video: Premier Elements 11
Well that should be fine then. I assume your DVD player was purchased in the UK as well. If so then that should be PAL supported. I currently don t have Elements 11 on this machine so can t see what the options are in the software. It could be a bug. Might...

Desktop Video: video edits
Dave, It doesn t clear anything up nor make it more muddy. It s exactly what I inferred from your original email. You see, QuickTime h.264 movies do not have all the data on every frame, but rather, every 15-30 frames (with only the changes from the...

Desktop Video: want both tv and pc display
On a laptop, usually you push FUNCTION and F8 at the same time to toggle between where the picture shows up....TV, screen, PC screen, both screens. On some computers, it s something other than the F8 but it varies. If you look at the purple writing on the...

Desktop Video: bypassing copyguard
That annoying roadblock is there to prevent you from making an ILLEGAL copy of someone else s property. If the copyright owner wanted you to copy or edit it, they wouldn t have paid to have it protected. What you are trying to do is a possible violation...

Desktop Video: Software
I m not familiar with VirtualDub but I just Googled it. It looks like a very stripped-down editor that s used primarily for capturing video. I couldn t get a good look at it so I don t know if it will do what you want. Basically you need to be able to split...

Desktop Video: Problems when converting a video, bitrate, compression
bitrate, compression, video conversion: Hi Dave I m not really a Windows expert, and video compression is something of a dark art. But maybe I can help, given a little more detail: 1) What device are you using to capture from the TV? 2) What software are you using to convert/compress the video?...

Desktop Video: Ripping DVD's
It s sort of in my field as I have to occasionally rip DVD s for footage or for airing, but I m not sure I can help you beyond what you ve already done. It sounds like you know what you re doing. I m surprised you can rip them at all. I assumed they d be copy-protected...

Desktop Video: TRANSFERING VIDEOS
Ken, You ll have to define what you mean by simple. You re going to need software to do this. It s much easier on the Mac than a PC because there s a free tool with Mac and there s no real easy/free equivalent. But basically: Transfer your videos...

Desktop Video: Youtube delete
Yes, you can upload it again. Youtube doesn t know what you re loading so it doesn t matter if it s the same file or not. If I m wrong and it does recognize the file name (I m pretty sure it won t) then just change the name slightly. You ll just have to redo...

Desktop Video: Mini DV camcorder ports
It s hard to tell from the photos and honestly, I m unfamiliar with a Mac Pro. I know that Mini DV units use firewire but I can t tell if that s what s on your Mac. Can you go into the hardware settings and see if one is listed? It may be written as IEEE 1394....

Desktop Video: REMOVING SECTIONS ON VIDEOS
Windows comes with MovieMaker. It s free. It s nothing fancy but it should be able to do what you want. The problem you may run into is the format of the videos not being compatible with MM. You can look up a list of acceptable MM formats and if yours don...

Desktop Video: Sound sync.
James, Sure do. What you want is sandboxie: http://sandboxie.com It sets up anything/everything in it s own sandbox - if something goes wrong, you can nuke it. It won t permit something like a virus to talk to your other software/drives etc. ...

Desktop Video: laptop display
This is outside of my area of expertise but I do have a little experience with things like this so I ll offer my opinion. However, you may want to do some more research to make sure you get what you need. I m thinking that the bigger the computer s display...

Desktop Video: laptop display, screen resolution, HD
screen resolution, HD, video: Hi Chan I m not a laptop expert, but in terms of what you are asking, I don t think there will be any noticeable difference with that file. With both screens, you will be stretching the image to fill the screen. Other things to consider: 1) The...

Desktop Video: Simple Video Production, free nle, free software
free nle, free software, free editing: Hi Frank I m not really up to speed on all that s available for Windows, and much depends on the power of your PC. I use Avidemux in Linux (but it s available for Windows) and it s a fast, capable system for joining videos. For more complex, multi-track...

Desktop Video: iMovie conversion, video conversion, compression
video conversion, compression, bitrate: Hi David When you say iMovie files I m not sure what you mean. The project you save in iMovie isn t a video clip, it s just metadata that tells iMovie which clips to play and in what order - assuming you have edited them. Or are you talking about the...

Desktop Video: 4 pin firewire to USB upload, dell dimension 4300, canon elura 100
dell dimension 4300, canon elura 100, canon elura: The Elura 100 has a USB port below the firewire (DV) port. You can use the included USB cable to upload videos but you will find it to be very slow and cumbersome. You ll need firewire. And firewire cards are dirt cheap and easy to install. Some run under...

Desktop Video: 8 MM FILM TO DIGITAL, wall projection, dv recorder
wall projection, dv recorder, time john: Actually there is a gizmo but you probably don t want to buy it. It used to be called a film/slide chain but that was years ago...not sure what they re called now. There are lots of places that will convert the film to DV for you. They charge by the foot....

Desktop Video: 8mm to DVD?, great compromise, durango co
great compromise, durango co, software dv: Debra - dead on. If you want to save money, don t have them convert the video to DVD - you could just view the tapes in a camera (plugged into your tv) Second, I d recommend (I m assuming you re on a PC) Premiere elements - it has the ability to edit...

Desktop Video: 8mm to DVD, analog digital, video capture
analog digital, video capture, canon es190: Sue, here are some prior answers on All experts about transferring VHS to DVD...just substitute 8mm where I said VHS: http://experts.about.com/q/Desktop-Video-2813/VHS-video-capture-PC.htm http://experts.about.com/q/Desktop-Video-2813/analog-digital-choices.htm...

Desktop Video: 90 Degree Rotation, avid xpress, xpress dv
avid xpress, xpress dv, degree rotation: Julian I know lots of software that will do a Z rotation - Avid Xpress DV, Video Vegas, none free. heres a small listing: http://www.versiontracker.com/php/search.php?mode=basic&action=search&str=video+editing&plt%5B%5D=windows&x=13&y=8 Jef...

Desktop Video: AAC format, information thanks, mpeg2
information thanks, mpeg2, footnote: Hongy, I can t really find anything on the net that describes AAC2 files. I m going to assume that it s either the copy protected form of AAC...or if you re talking in regards to a product infomration sheet...it might mean a footnote (the searches I ran...

Desktop Video: Adobe Premier Elements, adobe premier, computer expert
adobe premier, computer expert, tomorrow night: I would say it s probably gone but you may want to ask a computer expert on this site. They would know better how to retrieve or repair damaged files than me. I can relate. I just finished a 13 minute video for my boss to use at a presentation tomorrow...

Desktop Video: Adobe Premiere, color palette, empty frames
color palette, empty frames, broadcast television: Some tips: 1. Set the frame rate for the output movie according to output device or output type. For example, a commercial in After Effects might be rendered at 15 frames per second (fps) for distribution on mobile devices, but at 29.97 fps for broadcast...

Desktop Video: Adobe photo shop home addition 3.0, adobe photo shop, home addition
adobe photo shop, home addition, adobe photoshop: Ron, I do know quite a bit about Adobe Photoshop...I ve never seen nor used home addition. Also, Desktop video is about editing. You re going to look for an expert in that area. Try this: http://www.allexperts.com/getExpert.asp?Category=1028 ...

Desktop Video: AfterEffects question., pro bridge, keyframe
pro bridge, keyframe, aftereffects: Boy....that s tough to explain here. It s really the basis of operation in AE and most editing systems now. There s really no way for me to explain it without showing it to you in AE. Read a few tutorials, there are lots on the net. Some are free. There...

Desktop Video: Apple G5, sony dv cam, external dvd drives
sony dv cam, external dvd drives, apple g5: Harvey - When you hook up a DV camera, the file quality can never be better than DV (which is 5:1 compressed). There is no data loss /beyond/ what the camera threw out. Yes, DV can look an quite a bit like Betacam, but frankly it throws out lots of data...

Desktop Video: Apple video editing, final cut express, gb hd
final cut express, gb hd, 2gb ram: Dennis, Blueray refers to HD DVDs...and nothing is certain about that yet. Could you edit from FCE 3.5? Yes. Formats will be either DV or HDV. iMovie can make DVDs, but nobody s sure if it ll be able to make HD DVDs yet. 24 is as big as an...

Desktop Video: Associated programs, sorenson squeeze, firewire card
sorenson squeeze, firewire card, vhs deck: Mary, Avid DV is currently up to version 4.6. This editing software requires a video camera (or deck) with firewire on it (and a firewire card in your computer). If you connect a VHS deck to your Camera (or deck) you can play from the avid software...

Desktop Video: Audio editing, pinnacle studio version 7, video editing program
pinnacle studio version 7, video editing program, boom mike: Matt, I have bad news for you. This realistically isn t possible. There are products like http://www.bias-inc.com/products/soundsoap/ which will remove hums...or pops... But background noise is part of the environment, part of the sound spectrum....

Desktop Video: Audio, video ram, thay
video ram, thay, video card: I assume you re playing these on a computer. Try putting more RAM into the computer. Typically this happens because of a shortage of memory. You may have to get a video card w/ more RAM (not sure if you can add more video RAM) as well. You may also...

Desktop Video: AVI to DVD audio problems..., mpeg layer 3, audio codec
mpeg layer 3, audio codec, torrent file: Does the video have audio to begin with? Your audio settings may not allow the format in the torrent You need a codec. PS: this is the slowest process to get a quick answer Feel free to visit my website and open a ticket to get quicker attention http://www.thedvshow.com/contact.htm...

Desktop Video: .AVI to DVD, sorenson squeeze, video ts
sorenson squeeze, video ts, soemthing: Phil, I wouldn t use such a program. I d use something that would convert .avi to MPEG-2 files (canopus procoder, sorenson squeeze) and then DVD authoring software (soemthing from sonic or Adobe Encore). Real time? Nope. VBR 2 pass, higher quality...

Desktop Video: AVI files, don don, home movie
don don, home movie, time and space: Don, You ll need editing software to do that. Assumably, you re on a PC; I d recommend: http://avid.com/products/freedv/index.asp Avid Free. It ll import your footage (some avi works, some don t), this will take time and space - about 5 min= one gigabyte....

Desktop Video: Avi editing(removing silence from video file), video editing software, sound forge
video editing software, sound forge, good software: You need video editing software. I don t think Sound Forge does video editing. You can download free software from Avid. They are the industry leader in video editing software and they have a bare bones program that should work for you. Try this web...

Desktop Video: Avid vs. FCP, deal breakers, cable ads
deal breakers, cable ads, modal system: Steven, I ve used Media 100. Believe me - it s dead as an industry product (their assets were just bought up by a group as they went out of business). I like both Xpress pro and FCP. Rather than telling you one way or the other, I d rather list a couple...

Desktop Video: aborted/failed dvd burn...., gig hd, hd space
gig hd, hd space, avi file: Andrew, When you converted the file, it created an MPEG-2 copy...which could be up to 4-5 gig. Then you went to author through Nero...which coudl be another 4-5 gigs. Do a search on your computer for files that are larger than a gig...and you should...

Desktop Video: adding audio commentary, audio commentary, apple
audio commentary, apple: Jon, Sorta. Basically, you d take your video, watch it again, while recording your commentary. The DVD spec, permits up to 9 audio tracks for a given movie. So you could record your own (using a camera, deck, etc) and then take that audio and add...

Desktop Video: adding to a drop down menu, windows fax viewer, video question
windows fax viewer, video question, computer question: Hhhmmmm. This is more of computer question than a video question so I m little out of my league. You may be able to open WMP and set it as your default player for the CD/file type. Look around in settings , or preference or options ...That may solve...

Desktop Video: adding subtitles, sutitles, subtitle workshop
sutitles, subtitle workshop, vobblanker: There are already couple of verty good guides made by TheMatrixx and Paddington. But certain programs are sometimes less stable than expected on certain Tools you can use are: DVD Decrypter, IfoEdit, Muxman, PgcDemux, Subtitle Tool, Subtitle Workshop,...

Desktop Video: adding subtitles to the video, adding subtitles, video editing program
adding subtitles, video editing program, character generator: Most any video editing program will let you add CG (text on the screen). CG stands for character generator . It s a slow and tedious process but it s not hard. Just bring your footage into the editing program and add the CG wherever you want it....

Desktop Video: adding subtitles, adding subtitles, s video cd
adding subtitles, s video cd, sutitles: Aspect ratio is the ratio of height to width. As you write it: very good aspect ratio...(more than even 600*500) makes no sense to me so I don t know what you are talking about there. Aspect ratio for standard TV is 4:3. HDTV/wide screen is 16:9. 35mm...

Desktop Video: analog conversion, sony vaio laptop, pinnacle 9
sony vaio laptop, pinnacle 9, analog conversion: Um Barry....Software can t cook hardware. It could screw a driver, sure, but not burn out a drive. I think the Dazzle turns anything into DV foramt. Try downloading Avid DV - http://www.avid.com/free Also, try a trial version of sony video vegas...

Desktop Video: analog to digital choices, dv editing software, handycam sony
dv editing software, handycam sony, pinnacle products: Barry, Download Avid free. http://www.avid.com/free Try your Dazzle with that. Also download Sony s Video Vegas. If your dazzle works with those, then it should work with pretty much any DV editing software. Personally, I d use a camera as a...

Desktop Video: How to autorun my CD ROM, notepad document, director mx
notepad document, director mx, exe filename: It s so simple you won t believe it. Using Notepad, create a document called autorun.inf. It is case sensitive so name it exactly that. In the text of the notepad document write only: [autorun] open=FileName.exe Filename is the name of the...

Desktop Video: avi to dvd, correct settings, avi file
correct settings, avi file, click and drag: You have to convert/Author it to the DVD format. DVD s can hold data (even video as DATA) DVDs can be DVD-Videos and playable on DVD players. I suggest you contact NERO for the correct settings or check the help file for how to AUTHOR a video DVD. ...

Desktop Video: avi - dvd, avi divx, 5b
avi divx, 5b, many thanks: Meirion, Windows Xp ought to be able to automatically just burn to a DVD. But: http://www.versiontracker.com/php/search.php?str=dvd+burn&plt%5B%5D=windows&tfBasis=&afterYear=&afterMonth=&afterDay=&beforeYear=&beforeMonth=&beforeDay=&action=search&srchGuid=f17527b811b87093%3Aa29c6e%3Afca04d78cb%3A-8000a29c6e%3Afca04d78cb%3A-7839&by=licenseType&dir=ascending&pg=1&perPage=20...

Desktop Video: Backing up DVD movies, special software, dvdr
special software, dvdr, dvd drive: I m not really involved in that type of video stuff, but I can tell you what I know/think. I don t see why you can t just copy it over to the HDD. Try it. It s gonna eat up alot of space but if you have a big drive, then it should be no problem. Whether...

Desktop Video: Backing up my DVDs, versiontracker, free solutions
versiontracker, free solutions, special software: Gary, None are simple drag & drops - DVD s while they contain video, also contain other informaton. Free solutions to back up to your HDD DVD Ripper http://versiontracker.com/dyn/moreinfo/win/30733 DVD shrink http://versiontracker.com/dyn/moreinfo/win/32008...

Desktop Video: Backing up home videos on computer, pinnacle studio 8, video editing software
pinnacle studio 8, video editing software, software adobe: In all honesty, I know very little about the answers to your questions (not really my area) but I ll give you my thoughts on them. You need something to tell the puter to look for and capture video thru the firewire port. Video editing software (Adobe...

Desktop Video: THE BEST SOFTWARE FOR EDITING A MOVIE, final cut pro hd, google search
final cut pro hd, google search, screen play: Very broad question. The best software? Probably Avid Adrenaline, Final Cut Pro HD, and maybe Premiere Pro. The word best is subjective. Free tutorials can be found by doing a Google search once you ve got your software. Don t expect a full how...

Desktop Video: Best Encoder?, frame size, frame rate
frame size, frame rate, home videos: Chris, Windows Media Encoder (free) from microsoft can help. As long as you understand that uncompressed video (720x486) runs a gigabyte per minute (and HD runs 6-7 Gigs per minute. So...Small and Good can be achieved...as long as you understand what...

Desktop Video: BIN file, bin format, windows media player
bin format, windows media player, google: Barry, Contact the people you downloaded it from, and ask them for a format that works with Windows Media Player. You could also: Google VLC player - it should play anything. If you have questions, I ll want to know what kind of file it is (what...

Desktop Video: Bluescreening, demo link, production film
demo link, production film, economy business: Rodrigo, Honestly? I m a professional filmmaker. I have no idea of program sizes - I just know they cost money. This is a good list of software that does this work seriously: http://dir.yahoo.com/Business_and_Economy/Business_to_Business/Entertainment_and_Media_Production/Film_and_Video/Software/Compositing_and_DVEs/...

Desktop Video: How to Broadcast Video, mini dv tape, practice sessions
mini dv tape, practice sessions, practice space: Open a Blogger (by Google) account to show your videos to subscribers and viewers and a Youtube account to upload and host those videos. Youtube and Blogger are a lethal, effective mix for getting yourself known in the internet world. The next step is...

Desktop Video: BURNING DVD-R FROM DVD-RAM, software mfg, home recorder
software mfg, home recorder, computer hard drive: Michael, Let s see, while I have nero, I ve never heard of anyone using it for this. Some thoughts: first, DVD-RAM? Aren t these in cartridge cases? I have a DVD RAM drive at home and it s a cartridge. Do you still have access to all of this equptment?...

Desktop Video: Burning DVD's, tmpeg dvd author, microsoft movie maker
tmpeg dvd author, microsoft movie maker, video editing software: George, You use some sort of Video editing software (ANYTHING BUT MS MOVIEMAKER), like avid free (http://www.avid.com/free) or sony video vegas. This then gets moved over to DVD authoring software (like Vegas+DVD, DVDit, TMPEG DVD author.. But....if...

Desktop Video: Burning DVDs, sony dvd403, minicam
sony dvd403, minicam, bullet proof: Nero would be the best... I would suggest going into our Download Vault and downloading one of the many free products we have in the DVD Authoring area. A few that are useful: MyDVDedit DVD Flick plus more http://www.thedvshow.com/downloadvaul...

Desktop Video: Burning Still Pics, adding music to DVD, fred flintstone, aac format
fred flintstone, aac format, wma format: David, Hope your holidays are going well. First off, the best place to find support for nero s software is their website: http://www.nero.com/enu/Support.html Second, some of your music might be protected . Most music you buy from an online store...

Desktop Video: Burning videos on CD-RW, cd burning software, distribution formats
cd burning software, distribution formats, distribution format: Michael, There s a problem, and you re not going to solve it easily (if at all). All the formats you ve mentioned (WMP, AVI, QT, MPEG) are all distribution formats. DVD is a distribution format. You can t easily take a distribution format (such as...

Desktop Video: Burning wmv file to CD or DVD, windows movie maker, model computers
windows movie maker, model computers, d drive: is your disc drive capable of burning CDs? is it a DVD burner? My guess is that you don t have either. DVD Burner—DVD recorders now come as a standard component on many recent model computers. Also known as a DVD writer or more commonly as a DVD...

Desktop Video: beginner to Digital Video, avid free dv, walter murch
avid free dv, walter murch, blink of an eye: Steve, I m not sure of your age. My first advice if you re in college is to volunteer/intern somewhere local to you with someone that edits video. You ll get a better feel for the job. If you have a firewire video camera and a computer that s relativly...

Desktop Video: beginning indie filmaker, panasonic 3ccd, windows media files
panasonic 3ccd, windows media files, avid xpress studio: Omar, I d recommend either Avid Xpress studio (it s the same software that hollywood used to edit). It includes Avid DVD (and a bunch of other useful software.) on the Cheap end - I d suggest sony vegas + DVD. Good tools, less than $1k. And actually,...

Desktop Video: best quality analog to digital transfer possible, dv converter, quality analog
dv converter, quality analog, digital dv: sol, It s debatable. If you said best - I d connect this to a hardware capture card; and go uncompressed (about 1 gig=1 min.) If you re saying DV (which is 5:1 compressed), I d suggest a analog DV converter with a Component connection. Best, ...

Desktop Video: the best video codec and..., best codec, video codec
best codec, video codec, divx6: Bms, The best codec is ultimately dependant on your end user and data rate. h.264 is a from of MPEG4. Divx was an early form of MPEG4 (and it s variants XVid). WMV is properitary - which means Microsoft sits in control. At low data rates it s the...

Desktop Video: The best way for converting NTSC to PAl, adobe premiere 6, software method
adobe premiere 6, software method, export command: Shahram, Your right. The quality wouldnt be that good. A good solution? It costs $200,000. The quality will not be as good. After Effects would be better quality - but the audio would not transfer correctly (audio does have a frame rate). I...

Desktop Video: burn photos to dvd, google search, 128 mb ram
google search, 128 mb ram, gateway pc: Tommy, This is so out of my league (film/video) it s not funny. But a quick google search showed http://www.photo-to-dvd.com/other/photo-to-dvd-info.html an easy quick solution. You ll need a dvd burner...and a PIII 1 gig processor...and 256 total...

Desktop Video: What to buy for 10 year old, simple game, happy holidays
simple game, happy holidays, cool games: I wish I could help you, but I work in television. I do know that you can design some pretty cool games with a program called Flash but I believe a 10 yr old (even a super smart one) would have difficulty doing much w/ Flash. It s a bear to learn and...

Desktop Video: WHICH CARD IS ADVISABLE, digital video creator, free editing software
digital video creator, free editing software, google search: I have never used either of these so I can t give you a hands-on comparison. They both look very similar when looking at their specs on-line. You don t need a high-end system for what you are doing so I would say that either of these should do what you want....

Desktop Video: Camcorder to PC/Mac live stream and recording, osprey cards, jeff greenberg
osprey cards, jeff greenberg, multiple streams: Michael, Yeah, no way. Still, take a look at the Osprey cards: http://www.viewcast.com/ Some stream, etc. in RT. First, nobody is doing multiple recording of streams. Technically most PCs are struggling with one stream; espeically via firewire...

Desktop Video: Camcorders - disk vs tape, xl 1s, compact cameras
xl 1s, compact cameras, sony camera: Pat, The advantage is pretty straight forward. YOu can just edit without having to capture (depending on the editing system + hardware.) I want to make sure we re not ctalking about capturing on, say, a still camera as an AVI. I m talking about the...

Desktop Video: Camtasia Tutorials on a Television, screen size 800x600, computer playback
screen size 800x600, computer playback, tv playback: Paul, Well, the interlace isn t a huge issue. I m going to bet it s your screen size. And I think you can test it before it goes to DVD. Take a frame of the camtasia and size it down to 720x576 and see how it looks. Is it readable? I d suggest...

Desktop Video: Capturing live video in MS Movie Maker, jvc digital camcorder, pci firewire card
jvc digital camcorder, pci firewire card, control panel menu: things to try: 1. Not a good idea to change modes on the camcorder while having the software open. MSMM is a little slow in recognizing what just happened and quits entirely. Close down Movie Maker, change modes on your camcorder then open MSMM back up....

Desktop Video: Capturing video, video capture software, video editing software
video capture software, video editing software, analog camcorder: Most any video editing software will let you capture. Some programs are more expensive than others, of course. Pinnacle Studio is supposed to be pretty good as are a few others. You ll need to look at your camera and see if it has an S-video oputput...

Desktop Video: Changing file type, kodak easyshare digital camera, windows moviemaker
kodak easyshare digital camera, windows moviemaker, windows movie maker: Jackie, Instead of using Movie Maker.... iMovie has a feature that will compress to web. That should solve your problem. The problem isn t in the editing, but in compression. Windows Movie Maker only does avi files. Later google may be hosting...

Desktop Video: Charity making its own video, collage style, phone interviews
collage style, phone interviews, still photos: Beth, I wish you the best of luck for such a thing. Realistically, I m going to tell you that you doing it yourself will lead to results that you ll be less than happy with. As far as cheap: Avid Free (check http://www.avid.com) has a video editor...

Desktop Video: Codec, extension divx, mov extension
extension divx, mov extension, windows media files: The manual to the software you are using would give a better answer. You can also look at the extension of the file. Windows media files have a .wmv extension Quicktime files have a .mov extension. A file with the extension .divx has been encoded with the...

Desktop Video: Codecs, avi files, media players
avi files, media players, codec: Most likely you are missing the correct codecs. There are lots of them out there tho some are more often used than others. The only thing you can do is try to identify which codec is needed and go get it off the net. Look in the properties of the file...

Desktop Video: Compressing,decompressing, windows movie maker, windows xp software
windows movie maker, windows xp software, motion clip: You re right that compressing it would make it fit as would reducing its screen size and/or dropping its frame rate. Search my archived answers first tho. I had a similar question not long ago and the person ended up finding his own solution and sending...

Desktop Video: Compressing Video for the Web, audio compression formats, quicktime movie clip
audio compression formats, quicktime movie clip, orders of magnitude: You can try different codecs like Sorenson and Cinepak to try to get it down. These are commonly supported by most machines and are QuickTime codecs. You could also change it to a Real Player file(.rp). I believe there s a plug-in for Premiere that will...

Desktop Video: Compressing video, panasonic pv gs200, pv gs200
panasonic pv gs200, pv gs200, video panasonic: Try different codecs. Some compress it more than others. You lose quality when compressing but that s the trade-off. You can also check the screen size. Drop it to 320x240 maybe. You can also change the # of frames per sec. Typically it s 30fps. Drop...

Desktop Video: Compression artifacts, flicker filter, compression artifacts
flicker filter, compression artifacts, epress: Jim Delete the flicker filter on the clip(s) in FCE and it will no longer be in effect. Set compressor by duplicating a preset and telling it to deinterlace lower. Of course, I ll note: if you re working with over 2 hours of footage...it s going to...

Desktop Video: Computer burned DVD's that freeze, local computer store, nero burning software
local computer store, nero burning software, nero dvd burning software: Change to a better brand of blank media and/or burn at a slower speed, and your problem will be solved. If your DVD freezes, stutters, skips, or has some pixelation, it is more than likely due to poor quality media being used. Cheap media is poorly manufactured...

Desktop Video: Computer To TV using s-video only black and white picture, video card manufacturer, connecting computer to tv
video card manufacturer, connecting computer to tv, computer manufacturer: This issue can be caused by any of the below possibilities, we recommend you follow each of the below steps to resolve this issue. 1. Driver issue - This issue can be caused by a driver related issue; verify your computer has the latest drivers from your...

Desktop Video: Connecting dvd player to pc, screen capture software, video source
screen capture software, video source, golf pro: Why don t you just purchase a tabletop DVD Recorder, like a VCR. They re fairly inexpensive and easy to operate. You just connect a video source to it, hit record like a VCR and it records to a DVD. You can bypass the computer altogether and go straight...

Desktop Video: Connecting a Player 2 a PC, e mail address, rca cables
e mail address, rca cables, mr ferguson: Should be easy since you have an assortment of video/audio in s & out s. One rule of thumb...in s always connect to out s and out s always connect to in s. The component connections will provide the best quality. You d just connnect from the component out...

Desktop Video: Conversion from PAL to NTSC when using Camcorders, video production facilities, minidv tape
video production facilities, minidv tape, format conversions: Jon, There are couple of solutions. 1) He can watch the DVD on his computer (which is pal/ntsc independent. 2) you can convert it somewhere local. 3) he can convert it somewhere here in the states. Now, what to do with his existing tape. He can...

Desktop Video: Converting DVD files into a .wmf or similar, stable index, format powerpoint
stable index, format powerpoint, video ts: You didn t specify if you were using a PC or Mac so I will give you instructions for both: Using a PC: You would need to take the VOB files and convert it into a video file format powerpoint can use. Virtualdub-MPEG2 converts VOB to .AVI http://fcchandler.home.comcast.net/stable/index.html...

Desktop Video: Converting DVD to movie maker file, windows movie maker, hdd dvd recorder
windows movie maker, hdd dvd recorder, computer wizard: I m assuming by the word transfer you mean exporting the final video for viewing... This is a good question and the answer is not exactly obvious. When you first run the “save movie to computer” wizard, you are going to be faced with several exporting movie...

Desktop Video: Converting .MOV files, nikon coolpix5000, converting mov files
nikon coolpix5000, converting mov files, file mov: Tehre are a few ways you can shorten the d load time for a movie on a web site. Basically you want to do whatever you can to drop file size but maintain quality. You may need some sort of video editor or something similar. Quicktime Pro will let you do...

Desktop Video: Converting MOV, kodak easy share, kodak easy share digital camera
kodak easy share, kodak easy share digital camera, windows movie maker: Jimmy, It s not a dumb question...a bunch of thoughts. It s a .mov file, but it s likely an MPEG4 file. The way you can tell is to get info about the movie inside of quicktime. I have no idea about how windows movie maker works. It s because...well...frankly....it...

Desktop Video: Converting from tape to digital, digital video solutions, canon elura 100
digital video solutions, canon elura 100, canon elura: Michele, I have no idea what s on the Canon Disk. I do know that the only way (I m aware of) to transfer video is via firewire. Typically, the USB is used for stills...but video needs a firewire cable. You may or may not need other software (Again,...

Desktop Video: Copy Sony Mini-DVD to Harddrive, sony handycam, video editing software
sony handycam, video editing software, dell desktop: See if sony s software works now. I suspect it s just the disk - not all of them. If it s all the disks...then your internal drive is bad. If we can t copy the files, everything else doesn t matter. It should be in the same format as a regular dvd...

Desktop Video: Copying a DVD-Ram to DVD-R, toast titanium, mac g4
toast titanium, mac g4, priviliges: Joanne, My guess is that some of the data is inaccessable. I d try one of these salvage utilities (particularlly data rescue). http://www.versiontracker.com/php/search.php?PHPSESSID=8a21e5bf90cf9c1c625440ea9032eec2&mode=basic&action=search&str=data+rescue&plt%5B%5D=macosx&x=0&y=0...

Desktop Video: Copying DVDs, poor quality copy, pinnacle software
poor quality copy, pinnacle software, three tools: Roger, Truthfully, I have no idea. Commercial DVD blanks are 4.7 gigs. The longer the footage that goes on, the worse it looks. There is encoding software that does a better job than pinnacles. But if you re recompressed compressed video (video...

Desktop Video: Copying photographs to CD, adope photoshop, easy cd creator
adope photoshop, easy cd creator, nikon view: Don t use a CDRW. The prob w/ them is that they (most, anyway) will only play back in machines that have the same software as that which was used to create it (Nero). I m assuming that you want the pics on CD to preserve for the future, so CDRW is not for...

Desktop Video: Copying VHS to DVD, vhs tapes, bailiwick
vhs tapes, bailiwick, analog signal: Easiest way is to buy a set top DVD recorder. Not very expensive and pretty much hassle-free. To do it via computer, you need a video card that accepts standard video and audio. There are quite a few on the market for around $100 or so. Check Circuit...

Desktop Video: Copying VHS to DVD, analog to digital converter, vhs tapes
analog to digital converter, vhs tapes, firewire card: Michael Simplest? Buy a DVD recorder from a retailer like best buy or circuit city for around $120. Next? Buy something from pinnaclesys.com or ulead.com ; you ll need an analog to digital converter, a firewire card, gobs of drive space. Basically...

Desktop Video: Coverting video in DV tape to VCD, vcd burner software, dv footage
vcd burner software, dv footage, thanks in advance: Freddie... DV is compressed 5:1 at the camera. Much of the information is thrown away there. The picture is 720x480. VCD is 320x288. It s an MPEG-1 format (which throws out even _more_ information - it s very lossy like JPEG). The transcoder,...

Desktop Video: Creating DVD, analog to digital converter, video editing software
analog to digital converter, video editing software, compression cards: Clif, Your VHS is analog. Firewire is a cable/protocol for video that permits the handling of video without the need for fast drives/compression cards. It compresses the video 5:1, but still remains decent looking. What you ll need: An analog to...

Desktop Video: Creating a music video, digital video camera, avid xpress
digital video camera, avid xpress, commercial cds: Richard, Well, tech savvy helps... But it s not enough. ON the PC side, the real players are Adobe Premiere and Avid Xpress Pro (with Avid Liquid (formerly of pinnacle) bringing up the rear.) I will say - be careful of selling anything with music...

Desktop Video: Cropping with Adobe, 16x9, adobe after effects
16x9, adobe after effects, video footage: Are you asking how to put a 4:3 video inside of a 16x9 comp? Just put the video inside a 16x9 composition. Or are you asking how to take a 4:3 video and simulate a 16x9 look? Use a rectangular mask. Let me know if that makes sense (or not) Jef...

Desktop Video: camcorder jvc gr-d270, mini dv camera, camcorder jvc
mini dv camera, camcorder jvc, jvc gr d270: See if the camcorder has a Firewire port (IEEE-1394) This is usually how video is transferred from a mini-DV camera (I m not familiar w/ your camcorder, I m assuming it s mini-DV). If it does, you just need a FIrewire card and cable...about $50. Other...

Desktop Video: camcorders, panasonic canon, minidv camera
panasonic canon, minidv camera, family shots: If you don t want to edit, a DVD camcorder makes it easy for your to watch your videos. DVD s are very hard to edit. So, buy any camera that s in your budget (I tend to prefer sony, panasonic, canon and jvc personally.) If you never intend to edit,...

Desktop Video: camcorders, dv, dvd? tape?, mini dv tape, mini dvd camcorder
mini dv tape, mini dvd camcorder, video editing software: Information on a firewire port and what it looks like is here: http://thedvshow.com/faq-pro/?action=article&cat_id=004&id=422&lang= If you don t have one it can always be installed. Firewire ports are very inexpensive some costing as little as $14 ...

Desktop Video: camcorders, mini dvd camcorder, minidv camcorders
mini dvd camcorder, minidv camcorders, consumer cameras: Lori, There are two forms of consumer cameras. DVD Camcorders, that are great for people who don t want to make changes. Shoot, take the dvd out and then put it in a DVD player. It stores footage in MPEG-2 format. In MPEG-2 format, not every frame...

Desktop Video: getting camera footage onto a computer, sony ccd trv138, vcr record
sony ccd trv138, vcr record, camera footage: Craig, Since it has no firewire port (preferred) and no USB port (poor choice), you ll have to do it the hard way. You ll need to purchase something that will connect between your computer and your camera. Cheap would be something like a Dazzle http://www.pinnaclesys.com/PublicSite/us/Products/Consumer+Products/Dazzle/Family.htm...

Desktop Video: cant get comp to find my cam., studio moviebox, camcorder driver
studio moviebox, camcorder driver, dv bridge: 1. Do you have the correct camcorder driver intalled? 2. Be sure to have the 3.02 Vista patch installed. 3. You may need a DV bridge to go between your computer and camcorder. Dazzle and Studio MovieBox from Pinnacle are compatible with Vista. 4....

Desktop Video: capture card, storm card, firewire connection
storm card, firewire connection, raw footage: The advantage of a card (if you re working in DV) is two fold. First, it s good for analog items. Second if you re working with effects and can work uncompressed you re going to get a slight improvement with effects. But if it s bringing in eveyrthing...

Desktop Video: capture video, pci firewire card, windows movie maker
pci firewire card, windows movie maker, jeff simon: Simon, rereading what I wrote: Connect your camera. (does windows make a sound when you plug it in?) Right click on My computer and choose manage. On the Device Manager you should see your camera. If not, it doesn t matter what you do, windows doesn...

Desktop Video: capture video, google search, video content
google search, video content, internet explorer: Streaming video is hard to grab. We don t do it here so I can t give you any first hand recommendations of software. I did find this thru a Google search. Looks like there are some freebies there. http://emoney.al.ru/capture-streaming-video-and-audio/...

Desktop Video: capture video from my television to my laptop, pinnacle studio 10, usb box
pinnacle studio 10, usb box, don don: Don, here s the website for the product: http://www.pinnaclesys.com/PublicSite/us/Products/Consumer+Products/Home+Video/Studio+Family/Studio+Plus+700-USB+version+10.htm I supposed, you d connect from your cable/satelitte box to the inputs of the USB...

Desktop Video: capture video, pci firewire card, video editing software
pci firewire card, video editing software, windows movie maker: Yes, the FIrewire card is a PCI card. I m not familar with WIn Movie Maker so I can t tell you how to use it. It seems like it would be able to do what you want however, since it s sort of a copycat of Mac s iMovie. Otherwise you ll need some sort of...

Desktop Video: Upon capturing video from..., pinnacle moviebox, format mpeg2
pinnacle moviebox, format mpeg2, finalcutpro: See if you can un-mux it. I ve run into this before and a guy at work had to help me. Sorry, but I m not sure how to deal w/ the muxed file. FC Pro should have settings that let you change the import file type. We use FC Pro at work and have never...

Desktop Video: change powerpoint presentation to video, avi videocd, power point presentation
avi videocd, power point presentation, david answer: I have to admit going the software route does take some time and patience if you re looking for the best quality. If you re simply looking to get the presentation on DVD there are a few quick, down and dirty ways to do it. 1. The easiest (and cheapest)...

Desktop Video: how to change vedio quality, pentium 4 computer, windows xp
pentium 4 computer, windows xp: Youssef, I have no idea what avedio is. I will say this: The original video has been compressed- there is no way to improve compressed video - to get it to look better, you have to go back to the original. Sorry not to have better news about that....

Desktop Video: cheap digital camera, cheap digital camera, stupid question
cheap digital camera, stupid question, good luck: I wouldn t think there would be anything that could hurt your PC provided the camera is designed to be connected to a PC. If the camera has been broken or incorrectly modified in some way, then there would be more of a possibility of a problem. My guess...

Desktop Video: codecs, divx codec, guess
divx codec, guess, mp3: Your missing a codec to decompress the movie for viewing. Many movies on sharing sites use the DIVx codec for compression without loss of quality. Without knowing the actual codec used, my first guess is that you would need to download the DIVx codec at...

Desktop Video: codecs, intermediate computer user, compressor decompressor
intermediate computer user, compressor decompressor, google search: Roy, I did a bunch of research yielding no results. A missing codec (COmpressor DECompressor) means that the audio file is asking for a specific method of decompression and isn t finding it available. Likely the file is corrupted. I don t know where...

Desktop Video: how to make a color photo of a paused scene on a dvd movie, digital photo cameras, video editing program
digital photo cameras, video editing program, mr ferguson: True, you can change the size and even the dpi in Photoshop, but it will not increase the quality. You can only make it worse. That s why these digital photo cameras keep increasing the number of megapixels. Basically a one megapixel camera is equivalent...

Desktop Video: How to compress 13-GB AVI file?, windows media encoder, microsoft windows media
windows media encoder, microsoft windows media, avi file: Vlado, The AVI you have is probably in DV format - too big to distribute. You need to put it into a format that is much smaller. For free, you can download from microsoft Windows Media Encoder which can make the avi file much smaller. http://www.microsoft.com/windows/windowsmedia/9series/encoder/default.aspx...

Desktop Video: compressing imovie file, g4 powerbooks, compressor decompressor
g4 powerbooks, compressor decompressor, editing system: Basically what you need to do is use a different codec (compressor/decompressor). There are many out there. It s a give and take between them for quality vs. file size. Quicktime Pro is definitely the way to go. We use it all the time. You ll have...

Desktop Video: compressing video files to send over email..., sony digital video camera, compressing video files
sony digital video camera, compressing video files, setting up an ftp site: You don t say how you re getting the video into the puter or how you re getting it to 5-10mb, so I ll just tell you what we do here. We load our video in (and edit it). It comes in at 720x486 (pixels) at 30 frames per sec (fps). Once we have a complete...

Desktop Video: compressing video files to send over email..., sony digital video camera, compressing video files
sony digital video camera, compressing video files, digital video camera: Chris,You don t mention how much money or what software you have...So, since you ll be travelling...rather than using email for it...why don t you use iMovie s Share feature..which will compress...along with a .MAC account.It has the ability to post directly...

Desktop Video: How to comress a 13-GB AVI file?, camcoder, mpg file
camcoder, mpg file, avi file: The only way you are going to fit this thing on a CD or 2 is to change its size to 320x240 (maybe even half that) AND reduce the number from frames per second from 30 (or really 29.97) to something like 12-15 frames per second. Maybe even less. Then try to...

Desktop Video: confused writing DVD and VCD, compression method, avi format
compression method, avi format, dvd writer: That s odd. Even if your DVD software is converting it to whatever file format it needs, I wouldn t think the file would grow by 7 times! But then again, maybe it will. Try burning a similar but smaller avi to a DVD and see how big it gets. You may also...

Desktop Video: convert files to mpeg 4, moshe levy, sorenson squeeze
moshe levy, sorenson squeeze, video files: Moshe, Yes. Sorenson Squeeze for Mac or PC will do this. If you just want to do this for a couple of files... http://www.sorenson.com/ there is a trial version there. It s an expensive solution@ $429, but it will solve your problem. Jef...

Desktop Video: convert files, file qt, svcd software
file qt, svcd software, svcd format: Andrew, You have some real problems there. A SVCD is a specific format: it has 4 folder with MPEG2 files...and NO jpegs. When you made teh SVCD, it converted the files (even though they were stills) and turned them into MPEGs or MPEG2s...and made...

Desktop Video: How convert .MOV to AVI for windows powerpoint?, audio video interleave, quality mov
audio video interleave, quality mov, streamlined this process: Byron, Mac vs. PC. Personally, I could care less. All I care (as an editor/dvd author) is that you pay my day rate. It s actually quite a bit harder to do some of this stuff on a PC (but there are cheaper/more tools) Software I forgot to link:...

Desktop Video: how to convert movie files from DVD and visa versa, windows media file, converter programs
windows media file, converter programs, readable files: I m doing great- thanks for asking and I love horses! It is important to note that DVDShrink is only used to extract files from a DVD...which is what you are seeing. I need a little more info: 1. Would need to know what camera you have that is creating...

Desktop Video: converting dvd format, freebie software, windows media player
freebie software, windows media player, real player: You ll need to convert it from the file format it s in now. I believe DVD uses some form of mpeg, but I m not sure. You ll need a program like QuickTime Pro or Cleaner. There may be some freebie software out there that will do it as well. Check download.com...

Desktop Video: converting dvd to use on website, sorenson squeeze, sorenson 3
sorenson squeeze, sorenson 3, quicktime clips: Hi Nigel. Well, if you wanted to improve the quicktime clips, I d suggest Sorenson 3 (as a compression codec) rather than Sorenson. You d use software like Sorenson Squeeze or discreet Cleaner to do so. On the Mac, you can purchase http://flip4mac.com/...

Desktop Video: converting files, window movie maker, streamclip
window movie maker, streamclip, editable format: From a previous answer: This isn t going to be easy (and I don t know if Movie maker and Sonic Record now are enough). I know the higher end tools.... But here s the problem. The format that DVD stores video in, isn t editable. It s very very compressed....

Desktop Video: converting video vhs on to dvd, check ebay, vhs signal
check ebay, vhs signal, mac g5: Andy, Sure, but it s lots of work: Here we go. you ll need a black box (pinnaclesys.com, check ebay for sony DA1, datavideo also makes one.) to convert the analog VHS signal to DV. Some DV cameras allow you to plug VHS signals (no extra cost.)...

Desktop Video: coping DVD, 5b, apps
5b, apps, good luck: Take a look at videohelp.com It s a site devoted to doing things exactly like what you re talking about (and of course more). Second, you can find all sorts of apps that may do this here: http://www.versiontracker.com/php/search.php?PHPSESSID=d35cf53ebdbc5e6650d12aa5fb5cd563&mode=basic&action=search&str=dvd+copy&plt%5B%5D=windows&x=0&y=0...

Desktop Video: How to copy dvd movie to computer hard drive, open source community, computer hard drive
open source community, computer hard drive, ffmpeg: Sarah, Basically you need a piece of software that will defeat the CSS copy protection...and then, most software that does this will make the DVD smaller (from the 9 Gigabyte original zise). They only copy the movie, not the extras. There s an open...

Desktop Video: How to copy dvd movie to computer hard drive, computer hard drive, hardrive
computer hard drive, hardrive, windows media player: Charlie, Try one of these programs: http://www.versiontracker.com/php/search.php?mode=basic&action=search&str=dvd&plt%5B%5D=windows&x=13&y=8 Pick a freeware one. I can t give you a step by step, because I don t get involved around copyright questions....

Desktop Video: copy vhs from external vcr into dvd burining program, dv editing software, copy vhs
dv editing software, copy vhs, orange micro: not directly (or easily). You ll need to connect the VCR to: A black box that converts it to DV (firewire) Which then can be changed to a DVD. So... f you want to do this yourself, you ll need (to do this on a newer faster PC): A analog to DV...

Desktop Video: copying from a direct TV box, software work, news station
software work, news station, tv box: Nina, Technically, yes it s possible. Realistically - no. Before I answer that, let me mention that you might want to contact the news station directly - they get requests like this all the time. The media on your tivo is a specially encoded MPEG2....

Desktop Video: copying to dvd, adobe premier 6, windows movie maker
adobe premier 6, windows movie maker, dv camcorder: Nevil, you need a piece of software like DVDit from Sonic. http://www.sonic.com/products/dvdit/default.asp DV video is 5:1 compressed - DV format. DVD video is MPEG-2 compression (variable) that gets AUTHORED onto a DVD. You cannot put DV video...

Desktop Video: copying VHS tape to DVD, video editing software, free video editing software
video editing software, free video editing software, free video editing: Convert the analog file into digital before writing it out is one way.... There are actually a few methods to convert VHS to DVD you can try: 1. Capture the VHS video to a computer video editing program using an analog-to-DV converter (which includes...

Desktop Video: copying vhs tapes to dvd, mini dv camcorder, dvdxmaker
mini dv camcorder, dvdxmaker, copying vhs tapes: Video is big. It takes up alot of space. You may just need a bigger hard drive or record less footage from the VHS. As for compressing the video, they re partially right. Chances are you already compressed it when you brought it into the puter. Very...

Desktop Video: copying video DVDs, source disc, burn process
source disc, burn process, memory upgrade: 1. Run the clean tool to completely remove your current version of Nero: http://ww2.nero.com/nero6/en/Clean_Tools.html 2. Reinstall the latest version 3. A memory upgrade would show improvement- upgrade to a Gig or 2 if you can. 4. Something is not...

Desktop Video: copying video, best bet, frame rates
best bet, frame rates, computer world: I hate to give a vague answer but...it depends. If he emailed it to you, then it s probably not suitable for copying to DVD because the screen size will be too small, frame rates may be different, etc. If you blow it up to full screen size, it will look...

Desktop Video: copying, linear editing, editing software
linear editing, editing software, slideshow: Depends on what format the video is in..... If it s a PowerPoint file there are tons of free software on the internet that would convert that file into an .avi or .mov file to view at any time or for including in non linear editing software. If its not...

Desktop Video: creating video for website, corrective massage, google
corrective massage, google, massage techniques: Taum, Streaming on the web is intensive - both to the server and to the client. Literally - unless the server has a ton of bandwidth, I d suggest just a slideshow. Here are two links of software products that will lead you further down the path you...

Desktop Video: DAT File Conversion & Splitting, video editing program, file conversion
video editing program, file conversion, vcd players: I don t work with VCD s so my knowledge of them is limited. I know they are tricky to make work correctly. I d try opening the movie in a video editing program and then cutting it in half there. There s also some software out there that compresses the video...

Desktop Video: DDR/DDR2/RAM on a laptop for video, notebook battery life, lower power consumption
notebook battery life, lower power consumption, memory architecture: A gig or more is really recommended. As far as DDR and DDR2: Computer manufacturers began introducing DDR2-based systems in mid-2004. The evolutionary changes to DDR architecture enable DDR2 to achieve speeds beyond of DDR, delivering bandwidth of 5.3...

Desktop Video: Dear Sir:What software do..., pinnacle studio 9, export feature
pinnacle studio 9, export feature, broman: You could have a setting wrong on the audio part of Pinnacle. I believe it needs to be 44.1 mhz. There should be an export feature that will let you export it as an avi or whatever you want. If not, your DVD software should handle that for you. It...

Desktop Video: Desk top Video, pinnacle studio 9, analog capture card
pinnacle studio 9, analog capture card, mpeg 1: Olaf. Perhaps. VCD and SVCD are very specific forms of MPEG-1. I usually advise people against this (as both look pretty horrendous) and go right for DVD instead. According to this page: http://www.roxio.com/en/products/ecdc/features_video.jhtml...

Desktop Video: Desktop editing software, video editing software, pinnacle solutions
video editing software, pinnacle solutions, windows movie maker: Bert. I ve never used any of those three. My answer won t answer your question. Apple s iMovie and iDVD. Simple. No manual. And it just works. I ve recommended both Ulead and Pinnacle solutions to PC users...the best thing to do would be to download...

Desktop Video: Desktop MOVIE: CD-R to DVD-R conversion, file folders, authoring software
file folders, authoring software, maker software: bill, I think you may be out of luck. DVD is a very specific format. CD on the other hand can be....lots and lots of stuff. if you open the CD what kind of file/folders are on that? This is what a DVD is: http://www.doom9.org/index.html?/dvd-structure.htm...

Desktop Video: Digital camcorder video, jvc gr d72, microsoft windows xp media center
jvc gr d72, microsoft windows xp media center, microsoft windows xp media center edition 2005: The drivers for your camcorder sound like they need updating. After you install the new drivers from your camcorder manufacturer, try to swich the USB port, then check the USB port version, if it is the same with the camera. You can find this in the...

Desktop Video: Digital camcording, recommended spec, pavilion ze4400
recommended spec, pavilion ze4400, firwire: Sonya - if your camera is connected via USB - it has to be USB 2.0. Yes, firewire is much easier. If your camera has a firewire port, then likely it will be higher quality (or less prone to dropped frames.) You need a PCMCIA card for your laptop ...

Desktop Video: Digital photos and video, digital video camera, cd digital
digital video camera, cd digital, image transfer: Danielle, I ll give you two answers. If you had a mac this would be easy. iPhoto for pictures (which will make DVDs or CDs), iMovie for video and iDVD for DVD. On a PC there are a number of solutions. Here s uleads DVD Movie Factory. I think...

Desktop Video: Digital Video Editing, video cd maker, digital video editing
video cd maker, digital video editing, video editing software: Gayle, The difference is this: Software for editing allows effects (and they ALL allow brightness. Really. 99%). the Video CD maker is meant as an authoring tool - it s meant to get your video from your editor to the CD. Glad to be of help, ...

Desktop Video: Direct DVD Camcorders VS. Hard Drive Camcorders, vhs tape, dvd camcorders
vhs tape, dvd camcorders, dv camera: Roy, DVD Camcorders are always a mistake. They compress the footage very, very badly, and are always hard to edit. Instead, I d recommend shooting with a DV camera, and convert it to DVD in a computer. DVD-R is about 90% compatible (moreso with cheaper...

Desktop Video: Disappointing results after DVD burnt, mpeg 2 encoder, tape source
mpeg 2 encoder, tape source, mpeg files: MPEG2 is the format needed to copy onto a DVD...There are many MPEG-2 DVD encoders on the market, and each encoder (or transcoder, if compressing from a non-tape source) has its own personality, user interface, and respect for the DVD-Video standard. Every...

Desktop Video: Dropped Frames, camera problems, there some kind
camera problems, there some kind, drop outs: Chin, Its sounds like your camera recorded the footage with some problems; it s a problem with the data on the tapes, not FCP. Since it detects a problem, FCP throws a fit - likely you re capturing a smaller area in time with batch capture, one with less...

Desktop Video: DV Audio, canon gl1, sequence time
canon gl1, sequence time, audio filter: I started with FCP 1. FCP 4: Adds 4 other pieces of software (of which 2-3 you ll use). Livetype/soundtrack/compressor. Is it intuitive? Sometimes yes and sometimes no. Audio filters? Well, audio filters _won t fix_ bad sound. They just won t....

Desktop Video: DV aspect ratios, hd screen, aspect ratios
hd screen, aspect ratios, correct ratio: Hi Lawrence, 16x9 is the same amount of pixels as 4x3 - 720 x480. That s right , it s the same amount of dots. The dots in NTSC (that s our tv s and cameras) are not square. The dots on your computer are square. Literally they are taller (4:3) or...

Desktop Video: DV CAM editing, mini dv format, dv mpeg
mini dv format, dv mpeg, adobe premium: I can t say specifically, but I would think that it would depend on the format and codec you choose to use when loading it into Premiere. You d be using a Firewire input, correct? So there s no loss there. Then any loss would have to occur in the formatting...

Desktop Video: DV CAMCORDER HEAD, condensation problems, sony support
condensation problems, sony support, quality tapes: Gordon, I think what you re asking is the question Do camcorder tapes need to be cleaned often? And I think the answer is a maybe - depending on use and manufacturer. I think the best answer to this, would be from the sony support. Best, Jeff....

Desktop Video: DV to DVD, pinnacle software, video copying
pinnacle software, video copying, dv footage: When you user your DVD burning software - I m assuming Pinnacle s Ulead? It will convert the DV footage to DVD format (mpeg-2). Figure you can fit around two hours on a DVD. DV video just put on the DVD (used like a large CD rom) won t play on a DVD...

Desktop Video: No DV file transfer in Vista, microsoft movie maker, mini dv tape
microsoft movie maker, mini dv tape, dell xps 410: A few troubleshooting tips: 1. You may want to take a look a the current update for Premiere Elements 3.0 (Premiere Elements 3.0.2): http://www.adobe.com/support/downloa...jsp?ftpID=3565 2. Try to capture with different software like WinDV: http://windv.mourek.cz/...

Desktop Video: DV storm capture card - urgent, sony 190, harvey answer
sony 190, harvey answer, apple system: When you create an MPEG-2 it you can choose a variable compression rate - VBR...giving a better look per second. When it s a 2 pass version (first time to analyze, second time to compress) it tends to be much better quality. But many (not all) hardware encoders...

Desktop Video: DVD, regional setting, dvd drives
regional setting, dvd drives, firmware: Stephhen, unfortunantly, most DVD drives have firmware that permits you to change the region up to five times. All the hacks I ve seen permit you to either reset this or overwrite it... ONLY if you haven t had the firmware write the information the 5th...

Desktop Video: DVD, open windows explorer, startup control panel
open windows explorer, startup control panel, startupmonitor: There are a couple of things to try to get that out of control DVD from playing on its own. I will give you the easiest first. Manually: Go to Start Run msconfig startup tab and uncheck items related to this application. It might be that in...

Desktop Video: DVD Availability from my Website, wmp 9, mpg files
wmp 9, mpg files, cable modems: Graham, Forgeting the whole codec things... A DVD s average rate is 5000k (up to 9000k) per second. The fastest cable modems are 3000k (if you had an ideal connection.) So you re going to have to convert it to something else if you want them to...

Desktop Video: DVD assembling, video editing software, google search
video editing software, google search, software pinnacle: You need some video editing software. Pinnacle Studio is fairly inexpensive, I think, and halfway decent from what I hear (never used it). Adobe Premiere is good but sorta expensive. There are alot of editing programs out there and most of them will do...

Desktop Video: DVD assembling, specialist hardware, ebay
specialist hardware, ebay, authoring software: Mark, I, professionally, can t help you with copyrighted material. I will tell you to look at videohelp.com for tools and tutorials on how to do what you re looking for. You ll then need DVD authoring software to put subtitles and the like. No other...

Desktop Video: DVD audio demuxing?, demuxing, vocal section
demuxing, vocal section, video file: All audio is mixed together in a single stereo track (two tracks total, left and right.) There s no way to separate it back into individual items. It nothing to do with DVDs, but rather the way audio is stored. While recorded on different tracks, at...

Desktop Video: DVD authoring, minidv dvcam, 60 minutes 2
minidv dvcam, 60 minutes 2, dvcpro: HT If you re on a mac, you can use iDVD to do the authoring. You dont say what you re editing with. If you re working with DV, either of these methods work and incur no additional damage. 1) Play out to tape. On the authoring machine, capture...

Desktop Video: DVD authoring, hardware encoder, video biz
hardware encoder, video biz, mpeg 2: Mike, No it won t work for a number of reasons. Mostly what you have on the simple DVD recorder is a full authoring system (albeit a simple one). When you re finished with the DVD from the tape, it finishes the DVD; Videotapes hold content, DVD...

Desktop Video: DVD Backup, avi file, 5b
avi file, 5b, right direction: Paul... There are a number of utilities, some shareware, some commercial, some freeware that are available. Here are some links. http://www.versiontracker.com/php/search.php?mode=basic&action=search&str=dvd+backup&plt%5B%5D=windows&x=0&y=0 http://www.videohelp.com/...

Desktop Video: DVD Burn shakey graphic, gig processors, external encoders
gig processors, external encoders, yuv format: MPEG2 video uses GOPs (groups of pictures) which are about a half-second apart- which explains the jitters you are seeing. Most of the new NLEs permit you to export your video as a MPEG2 directly using a built-in encoder; this is fast but not necessarily...

Desktop Video: DVD Camcorder vs. PC Recorder, judiciary board, vcr tapes
judiciary board, vcr tapes, pc recorder: Kathleen, All this discussion about something that s less than $300? Buy the DVD recorder (the most expensive you can afford) that records to DVD-R (not DVD+R). DVD-R is compatible with 90% of DVD players, where DVD+R is about 70% compatible. The...

Desktop Video: DVD Compatability, avr card, mpg files
avr card, mpg files, media icon: David, A DVD is an MPEG-2 File, multiplexed and authored correctly (using DVD authoring software) to create VOB files (of one gig max in size. A hollywood DVD, which is on a DVD-9 has 9 VOB files. Now, your DVD player that plays WMP files is a bit different....

Desktop Video: DVD Copy Software, zorian, menu functions
zorian, menu functions, copy software: I m not sure I understand exactly what you re asking but I think you want to make a complete copy of a DVD so that all of the menu functions work properly. As far as I know, most of them will do this with the copy DVD function . I ve never had a problem....

Desktop Video: DVD Creation, video compression software, sorenson squeeze
video compression software, sorenson squeeze, video editing software: Rob, Short answer: Premiere Pro (not premiere) + Encore should do the trick. Long answer: Three pieces. Video editing software. This will permit capture of DV video (DV is what 99% of people are using.) Video compression Software. This may...

Desktop Video: DVD Creation, dv editing software, windows movie maker
dv editing software, windows movie maker, dv data: Rob, I don t think you should EVER use WMV files as a source . No matter what you do, the quality will lousy. Nothing you can do about it - the quality is gone. If you re using Windows Movie Maker, stop...go get your tapes and recapture your footage....

Desktop Video: DVD Creation, animation format, quicktime video
animation format, quicktime video, gammut: Patrick, DVDs are all 720x480. I m still not sure what Motion Graphic software you were using. I think, perhaps it was apple s motion. If you design your work in motion at 720x480...and *not export* , you can take your motion project directly over...

Desktop Video: DVD Creation, mpeg 2 encoder, video editing software
mpeg 2 encoder, video editing software, font choices: George, I ve done this, but ti s usually messy. What s fairly easy? Powerpoint will allow you to save out your slides as individual .BMP or .JPG documents. Theoretically, you could then import those to a video editing application, which you then...

Desktop Video: DVD camcorder and OS X, streamclip, dvd camcorders
streamclip, dvd camcorders, editable: Dan, Do not do this. Get a camcorder that records to DV. DVDs are *HIGHLY* compressed (MPEG2 format). It s fine for yoru grandmother who just wants to record, and then playback instantly. The DVD Camcorders are the biggest mess out there. Here...

Desktop Video: DVD captures, video editing program, digital solution
video editing program, digital solution, mini dv: Sorry Aarann, but I don t do much of that sort of thing. However, a workaround could be this: Use a regular desktop DVD player and connect the video OUT to the video IN on a mini-DV camcorder. Then connect the camcorder to the puter via firewire and start...

Desktop Video: DVD convert for Vegas, etc., open source version, video ts
open source version, video ts, doom9: Val, A Video_TS file is the final format of DVD authoring. Much of the footage quality is gone, as Video_TS files are heavily compressed. I d suggest getting the original tapes and capturing that into vegas. What you need to google for (that I will...

Desktop Video: DVD creator software, easy dvd creator, creator software
easy dvd creator, creator software, sugestions: This may be odd, but I don t create DVD s very often. Most of my friends that do use iDVD (Macintosh). I believe Easy DVD Creator (PC) will do this as well, though I have never used it. I believe that most any software that comes with a DVD burner will...

Desktop Video: DVD to desktop?, computer desktop
computer desktop: Jeff, Well, people convert (legally or not) video into a format that their pc can handle. There are a number of programs that can handle this sort of work. I d strongly suggest trying out software that is suggested by videohelp.com and doom9.com ...

Desktop Video: DVD EDITING, lynn alexander, streamclip
lynn alexander, streamclip, analog method: Lynn, There s no easy way to say this. This is difficult. It can be done, but will take loads to DVD s are a format that are meant for distribution, not for editing - some frames store all the data, but most store *only* the changes since the last...

Desktop Video: DVD formats, sorenson squeeze, avid express pro
sorenson squeeze, avid express pro, terry hunt: Terry, Re-export the timeline as a Quicktime. You can use QT-ref file and cleaner/cleaner xl or even sorenson squeeze- all of these will produce an MPEG-1 file that can be read on his PC - using windows media player, no DVD necessary. Feel free...

Desktop Video: DVD help!, stuffit expander, mac expert
stuffit expander, mac expert, weird world: Jeff. First, that s not DVD help - it s a question of piracy. Even still, here s your answer. You re working with RAR file formats. It s the image broken up into segments, making it easier to transport smaller segments along the net. It needs to...

Desktop Video: DVD to JPEG, adobe photo shop, adobe program
adobe photo shop, adobe program, bmp format: Dvd software like PowerDVD (http://www.cyberlink.com/) has a screen shot abiltiy built in. For powerdvd there is a little camera icon that will save it to .bmp format. You can also use Media player classic (http://sourceforge.net/projects/guliverkli/),...

Desktop Video: DVD Movie, content scrambling system, billy bob
content scrambling system, billy bob, windows software: Billy Bob, Yes. They use CSS - content scrambling system to prevent copying. Now the logical next question is...is there a way around this. There was some windows software that was 1 click - stick a DVD in and get a copy. Notice I said copy and...

Desktop Video: DVD motion menus, motion menus, target
motion menus, target, adobe encore: Mike, Not really. Encore (and DVDSP) treat the movie as just a generic background. Additionally, you d run the problem of how to tell the user that he d pressed something (when nothing was reacting...while they were waiting for the movie to finish...

Desktop Video: DVD Online, mpg files, avi mpg
mpg files, avi mpg, short pieces: Not sure I can help but here s what I got... Full are HUGE files. Maybe too big to stream thru the net...I don t know. Unless you are talking about just short pieces of video, which could be streamed easily. It really comes down to the file type that...

Desktop Video: DVD Problem, playback compatibility, computer burner
playback compatibility, computer burner, dvd r discs: Ken, I think you nailed it. DVD-R (dash R) are approx. 90% compatible. DVD+R (plus R) are about 70% compatible. My guess is that is the issue - I d talk to the person with the bad unit, and dub two off - one -R one +R and test it yourself. Best,...

Desktop Video: DVD password, charge money, hauser
charge money, hauser, scripting: Patrick, I assume you mean DVD Studio Pro by apple. I ve never seen it done, but I guess you could write a script that would check for a given password. If the password was correct, you d permit them to play the video. Take a look in the DVD Studio...

Desktop Video: DVD protection, content scrambling system, macrovision
content scrambling system, macrovision, authoring software: Rob, There are two types of protection you can put on a DVD (specifically the DVD Video format). Unfortuantely, both are fairly easily circumvented with free tools. Macrovision and CSS (content scrambling system). These are done the authoring software,...

Desktop Video: DVD Recorders, tv commercials, cd format
tv commercials, cd format, old vhs tapes: Jim, I m going with a big no on this one. You have to capture the VHS to your computer first...edit it...and then create the MPEG-2 necessary for a DVD. So, figure a 2 hour movie will need 24 gig on a machine + 5 more for the DVD. The way ...

Desktop Video: DVD Region Codes, regional code, dvd region codes
regional code, dvd region codes: Phil: see http://www.videohelp.com/tools?tool=204 and http://www.gromkov.com/techsoft/ts18.html These aren t the only tools, but they will work. Take a look at videohelp.com for more help with these sort of materials. You ll have to watch it...

Desktop Video: DVD+RW recording., pinnacle expression, canon 700i
pinnacle expression, canon 700i, audio ts: Peter, Will expression burn a DVD that works of just, say photos? You need to determine if the DVD burner is working, it sounds like it s not. you might also try taking it to a place like best buys/fryes and trying it in a bunch of the players. ...

Desktop Video: DVD recording/creation, dvd vcr recorders, sonic record now software
dvd vcr recorders, sonic record now software, vhs recorders: Martin, None of these are easy questions. You can t consolidate a series of DVDs - a DVD is an MPEG-2 file with specially authored instructions. One of the them is PLAY THIS FIRST . IF you put the contents of several DVDs onto a larger DVD, which...

Desktop Video: DVD ripping, streamclip, avi format
streamclip, avi format, linear editing: MPEG Streamclip takes video from DVDs and allows you to edit them within non-linear editing software- this is the best software (for free) to do this: http://www.squared5.com/ Here are more options from my website: http://thedvshow.com/faq-pro/index.php?action=article&cat_id=008&id=26&lang=...

Desktop Video: DVD has Slow Motion Mode?...or software for analysis of musician's finger movements?, slow motion mode, slo mo
slow motion mode, slo mo, ep mode: To get a good slo mo, the video needs to have been shot with a fast shutter speed. Football/sports slo mo s are always clean because the sideline cams are set to record at 1/1000 or so per second. This give you a nice clean image on every frame. If you...

Desktop Video: DVD has Slow Motion Mode?...or software for analysis of musician's finger movements?, slow motion mode, ep mode
slow motion mode, ep mode, instant replay: Roarke, Depending on the DVD player, yes, they have slow motion. You will not get that ability by working in EP on a VHS player. My DVD player can work at 1/2, 1/4 and 1/8th speed. Additionally I can freeze frame and step forward through a DVD. ...

Desktop Video: DVD software to play DVD's on my laptop., intel pentium iii, dvd playback software
intel pentium iii, dvd playback software, http www google: Richard, I found this: http://www.cyberlink.com/english/products/powerdvd/hardware_comp_list.jsp http://www.google.com/search?num=30&hs=BbP&hl=en&lr=&safe=off&c2coff=1&client=firefox-a&rls=org.mozilla%3Aen-US%3Aofficial&q=pentium+3+dvd+playback+software&btnG=Search...

Desktop Video: DVD templates, adobe premiere elements, dvd creation software
adobe premiere elements, dvd creation software, photoshop elements: Steve, Each DVD creation software is different... Realistically, I d imagine that Premiere Elements can work with photoshop elements to permit you to adjust/change the templates that they give you. That s the most economical method of handling those...

Desktop Video: DVD Video, animation tools, vob files
animation tools, vob files, video joiner: Sometimes there are more than one VOB file- it is your job to merge or join them together before a burn. Chances are Nero is just seeing one 10 min VOB file. What software did you use to author those VOB files? What was the original format of those home...

Desktop Video: DVD videos, avi files, burning software
avi files, burning software, ferguson: 1) Your DVD software should do this for you. 2) 6 x 700mbs only 4.2 gb. should fit, right? 3) All I can tell you is to read the instructions with your DVD burning software. Most of them will convert the avi for you. If not, it will tell you what...

Desktop Video: DVD, easy dvd creator, cd burning software
easy dvd creator, cd burning software, 3 drives: Best bet is to get a DVD burner...pretty cheap now. THey will burn CD s as well (check the box to be sure...all the ones I have used do both) so, no, you won t need 3 drives. Look at Nero 6 and see if it has DVD capabilities. I ve never used it so I can...

Desktop Video: DVDs copies, artistic endeavour, everyday person
artistic endeavour, everyday person, graphics work: James, Would such software have any applications that an everyday person would need? No. If there was, you d know it, because you re just as every day as I am. Really, go to adobe s site - download the trial and see how hard it is. I know this isn...

Desktop Video: DVDs problems, windows fixes, vlc player
windows fixes, vlc player, software driver: kat, It could be a couple of things. A DVD is recorded with some variance. if your DVD player is just off enough..that could cause the problem. If your computer is slower.... and there are some windows fixes. Try downloading VLC player http://www.videolan.org/vlc/...

Desktop Video: DVR>DVD, panasonic dmr, video concepts
panasonic dmr, video concepts, usage models: If it had a hard drive you could record the DVD to the hard drive and then back to another DVD. The manual is sketchy; while comprehensive and well-illustrated, it still doesn t explain any usage models or DVD recording theory. You will need to be thoroughly...

Desktop Video: DVR to DVD or VCD through PC, motorola dct6412, s video output
motorola dct6412, s video output, ethernet plug: No data will pass via the USB port. You can record via the firewire port with the proper software added to your PC. Here is the DCT6412 Firewire capture and HD/SD to DVD guide http://replayguide.sourceforge.net/dct6412/index.html The easiest thing...

Desktop Video: DVR > DVD (w. External DVD Burner, plextor px, firewire card
plextor px, firewire card, external dvd burner: Chris - figure you can get at least two to four episodes and keep quality. Frankly, no, I don t know which one will permit (minor) editing - but I m pretty sure it d have a hard drive (and possibly some DVR capability) in the system. Just take a quick...

Desktop Video: DvD, free key, action cat
free key, action cat, someway: If you have a DVD burner you could use plenty of free software we have available in our download vault: http://thedvshow.com/members/links/dvault.php?action=cat&pd=DVDAuthoring Get your free key to access this page here: http://thedvshow.com/downloadvault...

Desktop Video: desktop video, mr ferguson, dots per inch
mr ferguson, dots per inch, dpi resolution: Sorry. That won t help. Television/video uses 72 dots per inch. No more, no less. For good-looking prints you need at least 100-150 dots per inch (dpi) and 300 is usually desireable. That s why video images look so crappy when you print them. And no...

Desktop Video: desktop video capture, desktop video capture, mac solution
desktop video capture, mac solution, windows machine: I don t really work in this area. All of our video is broadcast quality and either provided to us or we create it. We don t capture video that s streaming so I don t have any real info on this for you. I did do a bit of research (as I m sure you have)...

Desktop Video: desktop video, inexpensive software package, canon optura 200mc
inexpensive software package, canon optura 200mc, video editing software: GG. 3) When you bring footage in from your camera (which is DV ) you ll need to change (transcode) it to MPEG-2 which needs to be authored on a DVD with software. 2) What s inexpensive? Apple gives you iMovie and iDVD for free. One PC side there...

Desktop Video: is there a difference, rule of thumb, blank discs
rule of thumb, blank discs, attachement: Mike, The general rule of thumb is that 90% of dvd players are okay with dvd-r and 70% are okay with dvd+r. It seems that manufacturer quality matters a bit too, with maxell, verbatim and sony being good...and no name media being iffy. Most email...

Desktop Video: digital rights management, jay cutts, mirage systems
jay cutts, mirage systems, digital rights management: There are many conversions that need to happen before going to flash. Usually AVI flash is the best. Try using this software: http://www.blazemp.com/convert_video_to_flash.html Another excellent tool: http://www.geovid.com/Video_to_Flash_Converter/...

Desktop Video: digital video, digital video converter, google search
digital video converter, google search, datavideo: Jennifer, If you have firewire, you can take a quick google search for canopus, Datavideo (and sony). Dazzle is another product. With an of them just add the word video to the google search (except sony - make it sony digital video converter ) They...

Desktop Video: digtal camera (kodak), digtal camera, tv player
digtal camera, tv player, google: Ross, You re right. You have to author anything you want to play in your DVD player. DVD Players conform to the DVD specification - that is, they can play video (or stills) in a very specific, prescribed format. You can t just copy them to a CD...

Desktop Video: divX, divx digest, good luck
divx digest, good luck, accuracy: Not really in my field but I did find these web sites that have some info on DIVX. http://www.divx.com/ http://www.divx-digest.com/help.html http://www.afterdawn.com/guides/archive/dvd2divx.cfm I have not thoroughly checked out these sites so I cannot...

Desktop Video: divx2dvd, gigabtye, divx avi
gigabtye, divx avi, player technology: BM, The easy answer is: you can t. The hard answer (please see my profile - I specifically can t answer questions regarding copyrighted material. I suggest looking at the videohelp.com and doom9.com websites for such.) Let me take this a little bigger....

Desktop Video: downloaded movies, correct codec, lime wire
correct codec, lime wire, widows: Could be any number of things including a bad file. It s likely that you don thave the correct codec installed on your computer. If you are viewing it in QuickTIme, look in Widows pulldown (I think that s where it is) and look at Movie Info. You shld...

Desktop Video: dv, mini dv, editing software
mini dv, editing software, firewire: Veis, I don t understand your question. Does it play normal in the camera? What kind of computer? Which editing software? Video running very fast? Do you mean it was playing back faster than it did in the camera? This would be odd/impossible, as...

Desktop Video: dv to dvd, pinnacle studio 7, exact question
pinnacle studio 7, exact question, dv tapes: Steve, This link answers your exact question. I found it on pinnacle s site: http://pinnacle.custhelp.com/cgi-bin/pinnacle.cfg/php/enduser/std_adp.php?p_faqid=93&p_created=999903023&p_sid=PKsC_meh&p_lva=&p_sp=cF9zcmNoPTEmcF9zb3J0X2J5PWRmbHQmcF9ncmlkc29ydD0mcF9yb3dfY250PTE3NjMmcF9zZWFyY2hfdHlwZT0zJnBfcHJvZF9sdmwxPTEmcF9wcm9kX2x2bDI9fmFueX4mcF9jYXRfbHZsMT1_YW55fiZwX3BhZ2U9MQ**&p_li=...

Desktop Video: dvd burning / imovie, mac g4, external hard drive
mac g4, external hard drive, eye icon: Rich, trying to horn in with two questions? 1) iMovie (which I haven t used in forever) puts it s raw movies inside of a Media folder in the same spot as the iMovie saved file. Take a look there and you can trash whatever you like. 2) Any firewire...

Desktop Video: dvd burning software problem, video question, computer question
video question, computer question, computer expert: This is more of a computer question than a video question but I ll give it a shot. You may want to try a computer expert on this site as well. You don t say which drive isn t supporting the media...is it the playback of the DVD or the recording? In either...

Desktop Video: dvd editing, avid dv, pinnacle studio
avid dv, pinnacle studio, adobe premiere: Patrick, that s the age old question and I wish I were the one with the answer. All I can do is give you my opinion. Avid has enjoyed the top-billing among professionals for years and it s really good. Is it the best? Who knows. There are many levels...

Desktop Video: dvd record, pc language, ge force
pc language, ge force, pentium 4: It s my understanding that a store-bought DVD holds approx 9 gigs while a DVD-R only holds 4.5 gigs or so. So a full length movie will not fit. Making one fit is possible by reducing picture quality (there is software that will do this, but I don t know...

Desktop Video: Cannot get dvd studio pro to compile and burn!, video question, production questions
video question, production questions, norton utilities: This is really more of a computer question than a video question (I do video and TV production questions primarily). You may want to ask a computer expert on this site. They may be of more assistance. However, I ve had similar problems in burning CD s...

Desktop Video: Cannot get dvd studio pro to compile and burn!, emac, mpeg 2
emac, mpeg 2, thanks in advance: Ray, I have several suggestions. First, make sure you use compressor to create all your MPEG-2 files. This should radically shorten the DVD creation process. What does the log say? I bet it has some clues about the problem. Last, check Unconnected...

Desktop Video: dvd, mini dv camcorder, video excerpt
mini dv camcorder, video excerpt, realproducer: I m not familiar with these programs capabilities in this area. I know when we take footage from a DVD, we input it into the puter via video inputs. We can t pull it directly off the DVD in many (most) cases. If your puter has a video card w/ video...

Desktop Video: Edit Video clips, distribution files, time paul
distribution files, time paul, mpeg file: Paul, Your question made sense. Unfortunately, mpeg files are distribution files - they are highly compressed and really are missing much of the original information that came from the camera. If you truly still want to try and edit these pieces together,...

Desktop Video: Editing DVD movies, mpeg streamclip, liteon dvd recorder
mpeg streamclip, liteon dvd recorder, audio editing software: 1. Download DVDShrink.http://www.dvdshrink.org/ Rip out the scenes you want using DVDShrink. It is very user-friendly, and it creates VOB files. You can ignore the rest of the files. 2. Another option is to use VideoReDo. http://www.videoredo.com/...

Desktop Video: Editing DVD's, streamclip, editable format
streamclip, editable format, d test: Carol, This isn t going to be easy (and I don t know if Movie maker and Sonic Record now are enough). I know the higher end tools.... But here s the problem. The format that DVD stores video in, isn t editable. It s very very compressed. What...

Desktop Video: Editing home Videos, consumer software, belfield
consumer software, belfield, cheap software: Chris, It sorta is possible, and sorta no. Editing is the cutting out of footage to make video more watchable . You can certainly crop the size...but blowing up the picture will look bad - video is very low resolution - 720x480, so when you blow...

Desktop Video: Editing movies from my DVD camcorder, camcorder sony dcr, pinnacle studio 9
camcorder sony dcr, pinnacle studio 9, sony dcr dvd92: It could be as simple as just changing or adding the extension to it. This WILL NOT convert it to a new format, you just have to get lucky and choose the correct one. Typically DVD video is an mpeg2 (extension:.mpg, .mpeg, or .m2p...I m not positive which)...

Desktop Video: Editing Software, good software, editing software
good software, editing software, ulead: Beth, There is no good easy way to handle this. DVD s are a finished form. You ll have to rip the data from the DVD MPEG-2 format and make it in a format that editing software can have. MPEG Streamclip (squared5.com) can do this for free. ...

Desktop Video: Editing software, sony viao laptop, avid studio
sony viao laptop, avid studio, software size: Austin, Figure 5 min/gig for DV. Software size is minimal. You ll need media drives that are large and fast (as much as your budget permits). USB no, firewire yes. Fastest dual processor computer you can afford. Laptops are lousy for this - you re...

Desktop Video: After Effects cropping, adobe after effects, video footage
adobe after effects, video footage, mask: I m not sure if there s a template in there or not. I haven t played w/ the new AE very much. But it would be easy to make one or get one. You can probably find the template on the Internet. All you need is a JPG that s 720x486 w/ the 16:9 marking on it...

Desktop Video: Exporting DV to a 56" x 32.2 Plasma TV, ratios and proportions, plasma televisions
ratios and proportions, plasma televisions, widescreen format: You will have coices on size setup when you launch Premiere. It will not give you the choices in inches but more in ratios and proportions measured in pixels. No matter how large the screen you are using, it will still have the same # of pixels across and...

Desktop Video: External Sound Cards, external sound cards, pinnacle 9
external sound cards, pinnacle 9, heironimus: David, I m a bit unclear, and I m not sure this is the right place to ask. For me, I d use the pinnaclesys.com bulletin boards for this. The bass and treble aren t necessarily what s wrong. I don t know how you re bringing in your video/audio...

Desktop Video: External TV recording onto hard drive, video editing software, dell pentium
video editing software, dell pentium, capturing software: TV s are typically output only, meaning they accept a signal (video) and output it only as an image on the screen. They typically don t provide a video output. If yours does, skip the next paragraph. You need to record from the device feeding the TV (satellite...

Desktop Video: Extracting a still picture from a video., video editing software, digital video camera
video editing software, digital video camera, 72 dpi: Usually the software will let you freeze images. SOme will even let you export as pict . This will get the image at least frozen for you. Printing it is another matter. Video is actually very low resolution...only 72 dpi (dots per inch). Good print quality...

Desktop Video: How can I edit my home video..., web authoring software, video editing software
web authoring software, video editing software, work photos: Simon, If you have a mac, this is very, very easy: Plug your camera in. Capture and edit the footage. Post it to your .Mac account. Share with friends. On a PC? You d have to capture the footage. Edit (using something like Video Vegas). Compress...

Desktop Video: edit pattern for testing picture quality, comb filters, jeff greenberg
comb filters, jeff greenberg, flat panel tvs: Golan, anything that edits in true HD would be appropriate; I m confused for the use - realisticaly, it d be nearly impossible to display just the lower or upper field. If you needed exactly that, you d need a very expesnive system - I d probably recommend...

Desktop Video: edit pattern for testing picture quality, bells and whistles, comb filters
bells and whistles, comb filters, sec intervals: This is something I have never been involved with, so forgive me if I m not as much help as you might hope. I m sure that a TV engineer would know exactly what to tell you. Unfortunatley I m a producer and editor with little engineering experience. As...

Desktop Video: editing and copying DVDs of home movies, windows movie maker, copying dvds
windows movie maker, copying dvds, sony dvd recorder: Any software that can make DVDs can copy them. I highly suggest Nero from Roxio. The DVD itself is everything contained in the Video_TS folder. You can t really edit DVDs (at least not easily). I d suggest ignoring Windows Movie Maker. Best, ...

Desktop Video: editing DVD, dv codec, google search
dv codec, google search, two choices: Ron, You have two choices here - one easy, but costs money, one free. Both do the same thing. One is easier, one is harder DVDxDV, turns DVD material back into a Quicktime file, with the DV codec (which is what iMovie can edit). This is a shareware...

Desktop Video: editing DVD, dvdxdv, allexperts
dvdxdv, allexperts, vob file: editing from a DVD can be tricky. You can look on the DVD and find the .vob file(s). That s your video. Audio is in there somewhere as well (can t remember the extension). They do not come synced together, you ll have to reassemble it in editing. You...

Desktop Video: editing DVD, mr greenberg, windows movie maker
mr greenberg, windows movie maker, mpg mpeg: JV, Well, the images from your other DVDs are very compressed - this is the headache with a finished, distribution format (like DVD), as opposed to an editing format (DV, what much personal video is shot with). Here is the best link for these things:...

Desktop Video: editing movie to dvd (best quality), windows movie maker, sonypictures com
windows movie maker, sonypictures com, kind of transport: Guy, I d suggest a solution by Sonic sonic.com/products/mydvd/mydvd/default.asp or sony http://mediasoftware.sonypictures.com/products/vegasfamily.asp as well as adobe. There are two problems. 1) Movie maker is really bad software. 2) You...

Desktop Video: editing, adobe premiere pro, side ways
adobe premiere pro, side ways, degree rotation: Mary, Most video software will permit you to do a 90 degree rotation. The only problem is that video is wider than it is tall. You ll have to crop some things...but it will work just fine. You ll need something like Vegas Video (from Sony) or Adobe...

Desktop Video: after effects memory issues, os x panther, memory issues
os x panther, memory issues, video question: Sorry. That s more of a computer question than a video question. Maybe one of the Mac/computer experts on this site can help you. If it were mine, I d bounce around in there and see what looked out of the ordinary, compare it to other apps, check the...

Desktop Video: after effects, corrupt files, profound effects
corrupt files, profound effects, puter: Hhhmmm...you ve done everything I would have done. Maybe you should reinstall the operating system. You could have some corrupt files in there. Spyware and adware are doing bad things to PC s these days. I ve had big probs here because of that crap. Even...

Desktop Video: embedded video in website, sorenson video 3, javascript mouseover
sorenson video 3, javascript mouseover, wmp 9: Stephen, Well, embedded movies need a trigger..and the trigger is your click. You could possibly do this with flash...and your video as a flash video. I don t think CSS wil remove the image at the correct frame when you mouseover.... I wouldn t...

Desktop Video: encorder, burning software, conversions
burning software, conversions, good luck: Free and easy, huh? Not sure I can help you there. We usually use QuickTime Pro for conversions. It s about $50. I would think that your DVD burning software would be able to do it for you. There may be others that I m not aware of. Search thru...

Desktop Video: exporting back to DV camcorder, adobe premiere 6, sony dcr
adobe premiere 6, sony dcr, tape options: Kristen, The camera just may just not work with your machine. Windows XP is much better with DV cameras. I think premiere 6 had to be 6.1c to work (it s been years and years since I saw premiere). You may want to try this: http://www.versiontracker.com/dyn/moreinfo/win/30447...

Desktop Video: exporting video with premier & edit studio, terrible artifacts., game cam, software descriptions
game cam, software descriptions, cam web: The only thing I can think of without getting into the program myself and checking things, is that you 1)have captured at a very low reolution OR 2)you are trying to blow up an image that is too small. 1) Check the capture settings in both game cam as...

Desktop Video: FC capture file way too large, scratch file, photo jpeg
scratch file, photo jpeg, s media: Dan, FCP (actually DV) consumes storage at approx 200mb/min or 5 min to the gig. If you captured about 45 min of footage, you could easily have taken up 7 gigabytes. You could compress it (using FCP s Media manager) to photo-jpeg; it ll take up less...

Desktop Video: File size and choice for dvd writing, pc language, mpeg 2
pc language, mpeg 2, ge force: Graham, I can give you some advice and some shrewd guesses, more than direct help. If I was there, I m sure I could get it to work. 1) If this film is something that you bought or rented, this route will not work. You ll need to buy DVD copying...

Desktop Video: Final Cut Pro HD questions, final cut pro hd, video timeline
final cut pro hd, video timeline, time logo: James, 1) An empty project needs to have a sequence - after all, that s what you re oding there, you re editing. But when I open my favorites, it does not create a new sequence. 2)I think you have turned linking off - Shift + L 3) Trash your thumbnail...

Desktop Video: Final Cut Pro Rendering problem, jpg logo, plss
jpg logo, plss, picture1: Could be any number of things...amount of RAM you have, processor speed, etc. Most likely it is the size of the files you are editing with. If it s HD then that could be the prob. I see you have a jpg logo in there. If it s really big or a huge dpi (like...

Desktop Video: Fire Wire / video capture card?, video capture card, sony pd150
video capture card, sony pd150, videocapture card: Good Morning Anna, I would have bought the software _first_ and then the editing system. I d strongly suggest buying Avid Xpress Pro, as it will be close to Media Composer. The camera, attached to your firewire card, will act as your capture card....

Desktop Video: Flash from Powerpoint, mr ferguson, animate objects
mr ferguson, animate objects, learning curve: The 2nd one is done in Flash. It s a program that lets you create animations and movement with graphics and sound and soemtimes video. It s very cool but a real bear to learn (at least it is for me). You can probably buy an older version pretty cheaply...

Desktop Video: Flash, video windows media, flv file
video windows media, flv file, sorenson spark: Flash Video Encoder Compare Flash Video is a type of video that can be played by Flash Player. A Flash Video file can be a separated FLV file or a video stream in a SWF file. It has various video encoding methods. Flash Player 6 only supports Sorenson...

Desktop Video: Flipping the clip, avid free dv, windows movie maker
avid free dv, windows movie maker, video editing programs: Movie maker should have a rotate feature. I ve never used it so I can t say for sure. The others you mention are just for playback. Bring the video into Movie Maker and then see if you can find rotate or something similar. I would guess that most...

Desktop Video: Format change, file mov, animation format
file mov, animation format, mac g4: David. Sure you have the right info! H.264 is the format. Download Quicktime 7, which includes h.264 and you ll be able to open the file. It s unlikely that Premiere 6.5 will handle it...because it doesnt work with the current OSX. h.264 is...

Desktop Video: FREE video screen capture software, video screen capture software, video screen capture
video screen capture software, video screen capture, screen capture software: I have answered a similar question before, though I m not sure the software was free (probably not). You may want to look thru my archived answers. Do a Google search for screencam and see what you get. I found this site that may help. http://www.freedownloadscenter.com/Best/free-screen-cam.html...

Desktop Video: Freeware, dvd creation software, pit system
dvd creation software, pit system, sonic dvd creator: The manufacturing process. DVD+R priced themselves cheaper as DVD-R http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/DVD_R The DVD+R format is divergent from the DVD-R format. Hybrid drives that can handle both, often labeled DVD±RW , are very popular since there is...

Desktop Video: Full Screen DV Playback on Firewire..., microsoft directx 9, firewire dv device
microsoft directx 9, firewire dv device, microsoft directshow: Why don t you just connect a video monitor to your camcorder while transferring to your PC? the images quality would be much better. This will give you both full-screen video *and* audio whilst capturing. For the Mac- BTV (http://www.bensoftware.com/)...

Desktop Video: AVI to DVD audio problems..., vlc
Desktop Video: AVI to DVD audio problems..., vlc

Desktop Video: adding subtitles, high quality
Desktop Video: adding subtitles, high quality

Desktop Video: BIN file, iso file, bin file
Desktop Video: BIN file, iso file, bin file, dvd player

Desktop Video: BURNING DVD-R FROM DVD-RAM, sony vegas, import function
Desktop Video: BURNING DVD-R FROM DVD-RAM, sony vegas, import function, new camera

Desktop Video: Computer To TV using s-video only black and white picture, tandy radio shack, correct cable
Desktop Video: Computer To TV using s-video only black and white picture, tandy radio shack, correct cable, svhs cable

Desktop Video: Copying a DVD-Ram to DVD-R, panasonic dmr es15, dvd writer
Desktop Video: Copying a DVD-Ram to DVD-R, panasonic dmr es15, dvd writer, octavian

Desktop Video: getting camera footage onto a computer, creator platinum, video creator
Desktop Video: getting camera footage onto a computer, creator platinum, video creator, hard drive

Desktop Video: cant get comp to find my cam., ilink, movie maker
Desktop Video: cant get comp to find my cam., ilink, movie maker, capabilities

Desktop Video: converting files, vob, trial version
Desktop Video: converting files, vob, trial version, desires

Desktop Video: How to copy dvd movie to computer hard drive, copy paste, double click
Desktop Video: How to copy dvd movie to computer hard drive, copy paste, double click, hard drive

Desktop Video: DV CAMCORDER HEAD, consumer dv, problem occured
Desktop Video: DV CAMCORDER HEAD, consumer dv, problem occured, sony hc20

Desktop Video: No DV file transfer in Vista, jvc camera, videobox
Desktop Video: No DV file transfer in Vista, jvc camera, videobox, wmm

Desktop Video: DVD audio demuxing?
Desktop Video: DVD audio demuxing?

Desktop Video: desktop video capture, gluck, demo
Desktop Video: desktop video capture, gluck, demo

Desktop Video: Cannot get dvd studio pro to compile and burn!, burning dvds, factory default
Desktop Video: Cannot get dvd studio pro to compile and burn!, burning dvds, factory default, liking

Desktop Video: Editing Software, vhs
Desktop Video: Editing Software, vhs

Desktop Video: External TV recording onto hard drive, siemens gigaset, scart connector
Desktop Video: External TV recording onto hard drive, siemens gigaset, scart connector, record tv

Desktop Video: Final Cut Pro Rendering problem, aspect ratio
Desktop Video: Final Cut Pro Rendering problem, aspect ratio

Desktop Video: hi, vlc, hack
Desktop Video: hi, vlc, hack, open source

Desktop Video: Joining two halves of a frame to make one frame, crop size, workspace
Desktop Video: Joining two halves of a frame to make one frame, crop size, workspace, little bit

Desktop Video: MPEG v AVI, video converter, 3 years
Desktop Video: MPEG v AVI, video converter, 3 years, high quality

Desktop Video: All my media videos are dark, graphics card drivers, video card drivers
Desktop Video: All my media videos are dark, graphics card drivers, video card drivers

Desktop Video: mini dv export, minidv camcorder, 15 minutes
Desktop Video: mini dv export, minidv camcorder, 15 minutes, high speed

Desktop Video: Philips pc camare, video capture card, timeplus
Desktop Video: Philips pc camare, video capture card, timeplus, installation cd

Desktop Video: Philips SIC4700/37 Snap and Share, piece of crap, walmart
Desktop Video: Philips SIC4700/37 Snap and Share, piece of crap, walmart, several times

Desktop Video: Pinnacle MovieBox USB, pinnacle moviebox usb, windows movie maker
Desktop Video: Pinnacle MovieBox USB, pinnacle moviebox usb, windows movie maker

Desktop Video: quicktime mov files on a PC, portable hdd, mov files
Desktop Video: quicktime mov files on a PC, portable hdd, mov files, avi files

Desktop Video: Rotate video clips, visual settings, hearts content
Desktop Video: Rotate video clips, visual settings, hearts content, video track

Desktop Video: Sony camcorder DVD vs. miniDV (tape) vs. hard-drive camcorder, sony dsr 11, e bay
Desktop Video: Sony camcorder DVD vs. miniDV (tape) vs. hard-drive camcorder, sony dsr 11, e bay, ntsc pal

Desktop Video: Sony VOB file problems, sony dcr dvd301, vob file format
Desktop Video: Sony VOB file problems, sony dcr dvd301, vob file format, vob file

Desktop Video: Transferring to DVD, old film, walmart
Desktop Video: Transferring to DVD, old film, walmart, x11

Desktop Video: Ulead Video Studio 10, mystery
Desktop Video: Ulead Video Studio 10, mystery

Desktop Video: How to put video on my website, flash video player, swf file
Desktop Video: How to put video on my website, flash video player, swf file

Desktop Video: videos from youtube, youtube
Desktop Video: videos from youtube, youtube

Desktop Video: .vob files, karaoke discs, karaoke cd
Desktop Video: .vob files, karaoke discs, karaoke cd, powerkaraoke

Desktop Video: web cam drivers, rapidshare, web cam
Desktop Video: web cam drivers, rapidshare, web cam, cd rom

Desktop Video: file conversion, topfield pvr, elementary streams
topfield pvr, elementary streams, file conversion: Nigel, Well, google lead me to the Topfield site (I d never heard of it before). http://users.bigpond.net.au/deangelj/ToppyFAQ.htm#_How_hard_is Which seems to indicate elementary streams. YOu just need something that will author DVDs. Any dvd software....

Desktop Video: file format support when importing, adobe premiere elements, adobe premiere elements 2
adobe premiere elements, adobe premiere elements 2, wmv files: Ahh..I see. I ve run into this before. Unfortunately I know of no really easy fix. When you organized them into smaller clips in MovieMaker, they still had the original file name attached to them, MovieMaker just assigned them new names (that you gave...

Desktop Video: final cut to a pc avi file?, avi file, tons of time
avi file, tons of time, avi files: Vice, Let s see. #1) the mac can make some, very limited .AVI files...but it d be all wrong for the work you do (and take tons of time). #2) .wav file, 48k, 16 bit, stereo. Can your software handle: Quicktime or MOV? Which software/ What version....

Desktop Video: final cut pro, google search, final cut pro 4
google search, final cut pro 4, google: I don t use Final Cut so I m not sure what verison is the latest. I believe Final Cut is made by Apple so you can probably log to their web site and find out. You can probably find out all about FInal Cut by doing a Google search for it. HD stands for...

Desktop Video: firewire cable, firewire card, firewire cable
firewire card, firewire cable, canon minidv: Todd, If your computer does not had this, a $50 firewire card at Best Buy, Radio Shack, Comp USA or even Amazon wil solve this for you. Every Macintosh for the last...7-8 years has had firewire. PC manufacturers consider it optional (vs. USB which every...

Desktop Video: to fit 16min video on CD-R, key frames, sound settings
key frames, sound settings, frd: David, You need other software. Software like Media Cleaner or Toast which can make VCDs. AVI s are messy (especially on the mac.) A CD-R holds up to 80 min of video - but what kind of video? A VCD is a 352x288 (or 320x240) MPEG1 file, at 1100k/s...

Desktop Video: How to fix the Sony video camera, dcr trv 480, sony handycam dcr
dcr trv 480, sony handycam dcr, ac power adapter: Sounds like the tape mechanism needs a realignment. A few things you can try yourself before sending it off to a Sony tech to fix: 1. Clean your heads by running a tape cleaner through it 2. Are you using an accessory battery or Sony? I had similar...

Desktop Video: formating drive, computer idiocy, god sake
computer idiocy, god sake, gigabyte drive: HT, If this is the only computer idiocy you run into...consider yourself lucky. Yeah, on the Mac you have HFS (1987) and HFS+ (1992). On the PC you have Fat32(1985) and NFTS (1993ish?). Now, when they made these systems initially, nobody could imagine...

Desktop Video: General System regarding video quality, nvidia geforce2 mx 400, nvidia geforce2 mx
nvidia geforce2 mx 400, nvidia geforce2 mx, vga screen: Screen and image sizes are measured in pixels, the tiny dots that make up the image. Most streaming videos are done at 320x240 pixels (width x height)or so to keep the file size small. When you make it full screen (1024x768 on your monitor), the pixels are...

Desktop Video: Graphics resolution for video, 300 dpi images, wiggle room
300 dpi images, wiggle room, typical photos: You re right. The higher the resolution the better but only when you are creating the video. Once it is finished, it all displays at 72dpi. Using 300 dpi images is great because you can zoom in on them, pan them around, etc in editing without losing quality....

Desktop Video: Green Screen, virtual dub plugins, video studio 7
virtual dub plugins, video studio 7, google: Joel, I looked for virtual dub plugins via google - found no greenscreen or chroma Filters. At that price point, I d suggest Sony s Video Vegas which has a greenscreen filter. For the record - since you ve probably shot the footage in DV; DV colorspace...

Desktop Video: What would be a good choice..., streaming windows, editing software
streaming windows, editing software, alot: The only thing I can tell you about streaming video is what file format to use. As far as I know, you can save your video as QuickTIme Streaming, Windows Media, or REal Media. There is alot of software you can use to put them into these formats. We use...

Desktop Video: H.264 format capture, compression decompression, video conferences
compression decompression, video conferences, materail: bms, H.264 is a variant of mpeg4. It s highy compressed, but some methods of using it, make it symmetrical for compression/decompression. For example, apple is using it right now for video conferences (has to be able to be compressed/decompressed in...

Desktop Video: H.264 format real time capture, compressor decompressor, h 264
compressor decompressor, h 264, professional program: From what I can find, it appears that H.264 is just a codec (compressor/decompressor) that is based on mpeg4. You may only have to download and install the codec on your puter to use it. I have not personally dealt w/ H.264 so I can t say for sure. The...

Desktop Video: Hard Drive Camcorders, mini dv camera, minidv format
mini dv camera, minidv format, hd camcorder: I have no experience with a hard drive camera so I m going to have to answer based on what I do know about file formats and editing. Basically you need to look at Premiere and see what file formats it supports and then find a camera that uses that same...

Desktop Video: HDD vs. DVD vs. MiniDV camcorders, hd failure, digital betacam
hd failure, digital betacam, pinnacle liquid: Drew, Wow. Ok, I m thinking out loud here. First, the DVD Cameras (a blight upon society) do not capture in a proprietary format - they capture in MPEG-2 (which is a distribution format.) Distribution formats, realistically cannot be edited. They...

Desktop Video: HELP ASAP on my Final cut pro, final cut, best of luck
final cut, best of luck, thanks in advance: Dino, You re in trouble. Do you have a backup of that file? Good editing procedures have you BACKUP that file daily (maybe 2x a day). I m assuming you re new to editing, so you might not know this (start learning this lesson now.) Meanwhile: you...

Desktop Video: HelloI would be pleased..., video production experience, editing system
video production experience, editing system, audio editing: That s too much info for me to write here. I don t know your definition of professional , what your budget is, how much video production experience you have or are getting, etc... Editing system costs range from free (and not very good) to hundreds of...

Desktop Video: HelloI would be pleased..., audio conversion, scenarist
audio conversion, scenarist, audio editing: Siamac, How much money do you have to spend? Do you have a system to do this already? The best ranges from Apple s DVDSP to Sonic s Scenarist (that s from $600-$20k). If you do the work with DV - you ll need to use DV converters. If you use uncompressed...

Desktop Video: Hello,I have a Sony mini..., windows movie maker, kind of transport
windows movie maker, kind of transport, quality loss: I hope you are using firewire for input. Make sure your video is set to capture full resolution (720x480). Adobe Premiere would be a good program, however I suspect the quality loss is coming at capture. You ll need to check settings on the program...

Desktop Video: Help with media, widows media player, mplapx
widows media player, mplapx, wm player: Not really a video question...more of a puter question but here goes.. Best thing to to would be to reinstall the Media Player. Somehow those files have gotten corrupted. You could do a search thru Google for those file names in relation to WM player and...

Desktop Video: Help, ulead photo express, video cd vcd
ulead photo express, video cd vcd, ulead videostudio 4: A Video CD is different from a DVD To answer your question on how to make a Video CD VCD or Video CD is when you use your computer’s CD-writer to burn your movie onto a normal CD-R blank disc. This format is very popular in Asia, and has been around...

Desktop Video: Home Movies to DVD, windows movie maker, analog digital
windows movie maker, analog digital, pc thanks: Mike, Avoid WMV at all cost (it s very compressed). Take a look at these previous Allexperts answers: http://experts.about.com/q/Desktop-Video-2813/VHS-video-capture-PC.htm http://experts.about.com/q/Desktop-Video-2813/analog-digital-choices.htm...

Desktop Video: Home Movies to DVD, video capturing software, vcr tape
video capturing software, vcr tape, easy dvd creator: You ll need some sort of video capturing software. Any editing software should suffice (Adobe PRemiere, Pinnacle Studio, FInal Cut, etc.) They can be a bear to learn but worth the effort. Once you get the footage into the puter, you ll need some software...

Desktop Video: HTML file convertion, streaming music videos, streaming news video
streaming music videos, streaming news video, videofile: an HTML (web page) itself cannot be converted into any video file. However, if it contains a video within the web page you can extract it and then save it to view later on. Few ways to save the video: 1. You can store/save/rip/capture/record/download...

Desktop Video: hardware & software, high resolution images, digital video camera
high resolution images, digital video camera, high quality digital: Emile. Any of the HDV cameras will do fine. If you want it to be hi res (1920x1080), less that $10k, that s your only choice. Do a google search. Sony & JVC have shipping models. Canon has one due out, and Panasonic is using a *better* camera, but it...

Desktop Video: help, rca cables, windows movie maker
rca cables, windows movie maker, dics: Assuming you have editing software, you have four options: 1. To get your video off the DVD for editing, you need either editing software that supports the hack I describe here: http://www.thedvshow.com/faq-pro/index.php?action=article&cat_id=008&id=136...

Desktop Video: hiI am a 3rd year computer..., audio editing software, video editing software
audio editing software, video editing software, year computer science: I m not sure I understand completely but it sounds like you want to devlop video / audio editing software. There are tons of pieces of software out there like that. Most an video editing software will do what you describe. Adobe Premiere, Final Cut, Avid,...

Desktop Video: hii have recently purchased..., easy cd dvd creator, avi divx
easy cd dvd creator, avi divx, many thanks: I would think that the software that came with the DVD burner would be able to do it. It should see it just like any other file and burn it if you tell it to. Other than that, I can t help you. We use the software that came w/ our burner and it works. ...

Desktop Video: hi,i ve an extremely basic..., cd burning software, seperate folder
cd burning software, seperate folder, empty cd: Your CD burning software should come up. Then you just tell it which folder or files you want to put on the CD. It s just like placing a file in any other directory. Then you tell it to record . That s all I can tell you without knowing your software....

Desktop Video: hi, portable multimedia player, cue files
portable multimedia player, cue files, bandwidth network: You need VLC Media Player - the cross-platform media player and streaming server! http://www.videolan.org/vlc VLC (initially VideoLAN Client) is a highly portable multimedia player for various audio and video formats (MPEG-1, MPEG-2, MPEG-4, DivX, mp3,...

Desktop Video: hot to change video quality, image manipulation software, video editing software
image manipulation software, video editing software, video quality: I m not sure I understand what you are asking. If you want to download a movie and then make it clearer, the answer is no, you cannot. Not really. If you mean enhancing or changing the look of high quality video, then yes, you can by using video editing...

Desktop Video: IEEE 1349, dishrip, laptop sony
dishrip, laptop sony, sony vaio: Video coming from the hard drive of your DVR is possible to get into your PC through firewire. Simply use capturing software or non linear editing software (MovieMaker) to do this- there are plenty you can find in the Download vault on our website at www.thedvshow.com...

Desktop Video: IMAGE correction in FCP HD, dvcpro hd, canvas window
dvcpro hd, canvas window, magnetic interference: Kat, All of this can be done, depending on the tools you have...and that the problems aren t severe. 1) You can use a garbage matte. Use the 8 point matte; place the clip vertically above itself. Use the garbage matte to cut part of the clip (think...

Desktop Video: Interactive CD/DVD, video editing software, adobe premier
video editing software, adobe premier, demo version: Most folks use Macromedia Director for this. A friend just told me about a program called iShell4. Supposed to be even better than Director. I have the demo version but haven t really gotte into it yet. You could cheat and use html to do it. Would be...

Desktop Video: Interactive CD Rom, canon digital camera, windows movie maker
canon digital camera, windows movie maker, mediasuite: Ah. I didn t know you meant it was shot on a digital still camera s movie setting. I thought it was shot on a regular DV video camera. They set the frame rate lower to save space (file size). That s the only reason. It probably can t be changed. Those...

Desktop Video: iMovie project with 50GB of film clips, bowling green state university ohio, bowling green state university
bowling green state university ohio, bowling green state university, free hard drive space: John, You have one of two options, in my opinion. Make that 3. 1) Buy a large Firewire drive...80 gigs will run you less than $200. Problem solved. Just move all the files there. 2) Put on a timeline only what you need - then drop it off to DV...

Desktop Video: image capture, vob file, print scrn
vob file, print scrn, 72dpi: Serdar, This is because the DVD software is using a graphics overlay (part of the video card) to achieve the speed necessary for DVD playback. SnagIt should do it. So should HypersnapDX. http://www.hyperionics.com/ As far as the quality? DVDs...

Desktop Video: image ocx, steves digicams, serial interfaces
steves digicams, serial interfaces, camera control: This is a bit beyone my expertise. However, I can offer some links that may be of some help: Check here for existing camera control software: http://www.steves-digicams.com/digs...cameractrl.html You can find a listing of computer controllable cameras...

Desktop Video: imovie/Filming/MAC, mac computer, compositing
mac computer, compositing, final cut: Car, 1) It s biggest flaw is that it s limited in the amount of tracks you can use. Essentially it s one track of video and two tracks of audio. Programs like Final Cut permit unlimited tracks of video and audio. 2. iMovie is EDITING software. Nothing...

Desktop Video: imovie to idvd problem, best guess, port of call
best guess, port of call, stage 2: Andy, I m going to guess that there s something wrong with the slides. Could it be that they re jpegs? Try making a single slide on a dvd (use a DVD-RW this way you can reuse it.) Maybe it s having a problem decoding the jpegs? That s my best guess....

Desktop Video: imovie, smart test, mpeg 2
smart test, mpeg 2, drag and drop: Mike. It totally should work - but I m going to ask you to waste some DVDs. If you have DVD-RW, this would be better, as they can be reused. Since you ve performed a smart test (making sure idvd works)...I d have you Share the file (which means Export)...

Desktop Video: individual clip recognition, adobe premiere elements, dual core processor
adobe premiere elements, dual core processor, windows movie maker: Judy, This is a tough question; mostly because the answer isn t something you re going to like. Summary: I don t think you can salvage any of the work from moviemaker - and I don t think that s a bad thing. First, off, Windows movie maker, is, frankly,...

Desktop Video: interactive cd rom, bells and whistles, cv details
bells and whistles, cv details, interactive curriculum: Actually it s fairly complicated...especially if you have limited computer experience. THe best way to do it is with MAcromedia DIrector but I can tell you it s a BEAR to learn! I usually hire someone to do my Director work. It could also be accomplished...

Desktop Video: internet video, temporary internet files, news bbc co uk
temporary internet files, news bbc co uk, seperate window: I ran across a program that would do this once but unfortunately I don t have it or remember its name (sorry). Try Google searching or at download.com. You can try right-clicking on the link and then click Save Target As . SOmetimes that works. Good...

Desktop Video: Joining two halves of a frame to make one frame, sony vegas, film strip
sony vegas, film strip, video applications: Ray, While I don t use Vegas, I can t imagine this is terribly hard. I d assume you d use two tracks of video. Put one clip directly above the second on the timeline Crop the top clip, revealing the clip underneath. Video applications use tracks sorta...

Desktop Video: JVC HD!, pc2100 ddr memory, digital media architecture
pc2100 ddr memory, digital media architecture, aspect hd: Karl, HDV is particularly difficult to work with; why is a long, long story. If your machine can edit firewire based material - that is 3.9Mb/s (megabytes/sec) which is 25 mb/s (megabits/sec) you can work with HDV. If you can t...you re going to have...

Desktop Video: LapTop to PC Connector?, dvd playback software, rca jack
dvd playback software, rca jack, rca jacks: Blanchjoe, AH, Now I understand. The easiest way would be to buy a VGA splitter and put into your large monitor if it has a VGA input. You ll end up mirroring your desktop there - and then just use your DVD playback software. Since you have a splitter,...

Desktop Video: Laptop to HDTV, dual core processor, 1080p hdtv
dual core processor, 1080p hdtv, hyundai lcd: It s as simple as plugging your laptop in....although you ll likely have to configure your video card to talk to the new monitor (your tv.) Now, just to point it out... All DVDs are 480p (or 480i). Your tv will upconvert on the fly. So will an upconverting...

Desktop Video: Leadtek Winfast, winfast tv2000 expert, mpeg stream
winfast tv2000 expert, mpeg stream, tv tuner card: Rob, Sure I have some thoughts. Well according to leadteks site: the Deluxe and expert version has support for uleads Video studio. http://www.leadtek.com/multimedia/winfast_tv2000xp_expert_1.html http://www.leadtek.com/multimedia/winfast_tv2000xprm_1.html...

Desktop Video: Live feed from HD camcorder to Macbook pro, hd camcorder, canon hv20
hd camcorder, canon hv20, live feed: I m not sure. I m not sure it will with a MacBook (or a macbook pro.) I mean, it s just a firewire capture in RT. It should. But you should check out the forums at dvcreators.net or over at creativecow.com I just don t have this camera to test...and...

Desktop Video: Live video editing, exspress, google
exspress, google, day music: Lindsay, If you ve never done this sort of thing - a live switch - you should hire someone else. Realistically, you ll need to spend $25k or so (more)...or rent the appropriate equipment - have it wired, and checked (usually the day before the event)....

Desktop Video: LiveType, texture size, webx
texture size, webx, apples: Matthew, Rarely, do I say this: I have no clue. I looked a the textures via QT...they re mpeg 4 files @160X120. Then I realized, I was probably looking at their previews. Since I m doing you a big fat blank...I found all the livetype resources I could:...

Desktop Video: Longest tape for digital camcorder, canon zr 40, nanny cam
canon zr 40, nanny cam, time tape: Eliezer, I work in professional production; I m not terribly schooled in consumer products; Be that as it may, I can t find anything longer than 90 min at LP. Two ideas: First see if your camera has a time lapse feature. if it does you can take...

Desktop Video: laptop to hdtv, pc resolutions, vga to dvi adaptor
pc resolutions, vga to dvi adaptor, hdtvs: HDTVs and computer monitors don t always support the same resolutions. PC s don t use the same native resolution as HDTVs. Some HDTVs can accept standard PC resolutions but not all. I would recommend going HDMI to carry an HD signal. Since digital is generally...

Desktop Video: lcd tv and cable, svhs cable, circuit city
svhs cable, circuit city, best buy: All the lines make no difference in this respect - the video coming from your cable system is 720x480, mpeg-2 as a transport stream. It s fairly compressed. If you can connect via S-Video (SVHS) cable the picture will look significantly sharper. Then...

Desktop Video: linier and nonlinier editing, new commer, linier
new commer, linier, linear editing: Rajesh, Non linear editing started with film. you could cut any piece of film and reattach it (or not use it) in a long strip. It s non-linear (literally not in a straight line) because you do not have to start at the beginning. You could work on the...

Desktop Video: losing sound when converting video, hi8 tapes, windows media player
hi8 tapes, windows media player, curious thing: This is where your editing skills take control. Do you really need that scene with the audio glitch in it? Try capturing only the audio and sync it up with the video on the timeline. From your description it sounds like software the O.S. are running...

Desktop Video: There is a lot of difference..., video editing software, google search
video editing software, google search, film resolution: There are a number of plug-ins and filters available for most editing programs that will do this. Try a Google search for film look video plug in or something similar and you should find alot. You d have to have some sort of video editing software first,...

Desktop Video: Making a DVD, pinnacle studio 9, mr ferguson
pinnacle studio 9, mr ferguson, alcohol 120: hhhmmm.....typically the format is mpeg2 for typical DVD s. Usually your DVD burning software will take care of the conversion for you so I m kind of at a loss. Have you tried bringing it into Pinnacle Studio (or one of your other programs)and exporting...

Desktop Video: Making a DVD, pinnacle studio 9, alcohol 120
pinnacle studio 9, alcohol 120, mpeg file: You have all that you need and are ready to go! Open up the MPEG file in Cyberlink Power DVD and follow the instructions- step by step it will guide you into making a DVD. It s easier than you think. Be sure to use a blank DVD-R disc (not RW or +R,...

Desktop Video: Making DVD from .asf, .avi, .mpg and .mpeg files, video studio 8, ezcd creator
video studio 8, ezcd creator, avi mpg: Your DVD burning software should be able to convert these to the proper files for you with no problem. I know of no advantages or disadvantages. You re limited by the quality of the video in the files you re working with but other than that there s nothing...

Desktop Video: Making a DVD, mpeg streamclip, video ts
mpeg streamclip, video ts, audio ts: I don t think there s an easy way....there is a hard way...which will cause the quality to suffer. Download mpeg streamclip. This will allow you to turn the Video TS file back into a DV file. Then drop that DV file back into iDVD and burn a DVD. ...

Desktop Video: Making Movies, studio moviebox usb, video capture card
studio moviebox usb, video capture card, pinnacle systems studio: You make alot of sense! This is my favorite question. The first thing you need to do is to get your video onto your computer s hard drive, or capturing it. Capturing video requires one of these three choices: An external USB capture box, such as Adaptec...

Desktop Video: Media Player image stops for a few seconds, insufficient bandwidth, protocol option
insufficient bandwidth, protocol option, network congestion: Try to us UDP as your protocol by ensuring that it is the only protocol option selected in the advanced properties. This will reduce the amount of buffering but will have the adverse effect of dropping data in cases of high congestion or insufficient bandwidth....

Desktop Video: Media Player image stops for a few seconds, video question, player image
video question, player image, computer question: This is more of a computer question than a video question, but I ll give it shot. It could be caused by any number of things... ...the server that the movie originates from,...your server. It could be a RAM issue, it could be that you have too many...

Desktop Video: Microphone for narration, shure sm57, pro vo
shure sm57, pro vo, video supply store: wow..loaded question. I m assuming you have a limited budget so we won t get into the $400+ mics that are typically used for pro VO s (voice overs). A Shure SM57 is a good mic. Used alot for vocals in music recording. Cost is probably about $130-$150. It...

Desktop Video: Mindows Media Player Playback, windows xp media player, mindows media player
windows xp media player, mindows media player, insufficient ram: This is usually caused by insufficient RAM. Since it used to work but now it doesn t, you may want to check to see what programs are running in the background that weren t before. Could have some sypware or something running that you don t know about. Close...

Desktop Video: MiniDV to AVI, sharp viewcam z, concrete questions
sharp viewcam z, concrete questions, audio effects: You re getting there. The cable you need is called a Firewire cable. Simple enough, eh? Premiere is a good program to have as well. Skip the TV tuner. You don t need it. You ll acquire the footage using Premiere. You ll then place it on the...

Desktop Video: MiniDV to AVI, sharp viewcam z, concrete questions
sharp viewcam z, concrete questions, cable firewire: Vlado... There s no big thing here. The cable you re looking for is a 6 to 4 pin firewire cable. Viewcam - Firewire cable - Firewire card. Premiere pro accepts firewire as a source...and you re there. The TV tuner doesn t fit into the picture...

Desktop Video: MiniDV tape PC / CD ROM, video editing software, panasonic nvgs15
video editing software, panasonic nvgs15, pc cd rom: Yes. I think DV and Firewire are the same. You will just need to get some video editing software. I don t know of any free ones, but you can look around and mayeb find something you like. Be aware that video takes up alot of hard drive space. If you...

Desktop Video: MOV Files, mov file type, digital video files
mov file type, digital video files, demo files: an .MOV file-type is simply an extension for a digital video files in the QuickTime format. Your DVD video must be converted into a compatible format in order to view. I would need more info on the exact model # of your SanDisk for further instructions...

Desktop Video: MOV files, mov extension, screen grab
mov extension, screen grab, exact quality: By broadcast quality, uncompressed, I m assuming you mean full size NTSC 720x480. If not, your stills will be the size in which they were compressed into. (normally 320x240) One of two ways to accomplish this: 1 You can go the screen grab route. For...

Desktop Video: Monitor display between computers/camera photos, photo editing software, camera photos
photo editing software, camera photos, dell computer: If you looked closely, you d probably find that not only is the darkness/lightness not correct, your color is probably off as well. Your photo editing software should have a procedure for setting your monitor up correctly. I know Adobe Photoshop does...can...

Desktop Video: MPEG FILES, sorenson squeeze, portable dvd players
sorenson squeeze, portable dvd players, mpeg files: Ken, You use a quicktime encoder, like sorenson squeeze, Cleaner 6 (and other similar apps). I suggest you go to versiontracker.com and search for mpeg encode. I m not familiar with videoimpressions. Likely, you want an MPEG-2 not an MPEG1. ...

Desktop Video: MPEG Movie Editing
Gopal, MPEG movies are finished and not meant for editing. Over a given second, only the first frame has all the information, the other frames have only the changes. This is why it is very poor for editing. I d suggest looking around http://www.videohelp.com/...

Desktop Video: MPEG Videos, tsunami mpeg encoder, videocd svcd
tsunami mpeg encoder, videocd svcd, video cd vcd: Paul, I ll try to help. You don t say what programs you ve tried, but if you ve tried many and are still having problems, then maybe the best thing to do is to step back and start with the basics. You re trying to make a CD-R disc that will play in...

Desktop Video: MPEG v AVI, hauppage software, rate mpeg
hauppage software, rate mpeg, mpeg files: Dave, I m going to answer this, without any of my usual not willing to talk about copyrighted materials (even if you have the rights.) I can limit this to MPEG vs. AVI a bit easier. First, MPEG-1 is only 320x240 (there are some variations, for things...

Desktop Video: Mpeg to Jpeg, video editing software, pinnacle studio
video editing software, pinnacle studio, software adobe: I m assuming the mpeg is a piece of moving video and you want to freeze it and save it as a jpg. It can be done. Most any video editing software (Adobe Premiere, Final Cut, Pinnacle Studio, etc) will let you freeze an image and then export it as a still....

Desktop Video: MS Movie Maker, mpeg files, movie maker
mpeg files, movie maker, video mpeg: Greg, Sorry to take so long in getting back. MPEG files are finished files that are highly compressed. All the information isn t part of the data - some frames are just the changes of information not the whole data. You have to change the files into...

Desktop Video: Muxed film file, pinnacle moviebox, format mpeg2
pinnacle moviebox, format mpeg2, finalcutpro: Mike, What you re asking for is this: http://www.versiontracker.com/dyn/moreinfo/macosx/14618 What you want, but don t know you want, is this: http://www.versiontracker.com/dyn/moreinfo/macosx/25916 Convert the mpegs into DV, which FCP works very...

Desktop Video: making a dvd, compressor decompressor, sonic mydvd
compressor decompressor, sonic mydvd, avi file: Carinia, I m guessing you don t have the appropriate codec (compressor decompressor) for that avi file installed. An easy way to test that would be to right click on the file and open with Windows Media Player. That s my guess. *My other idea is...

Desktop Video: making an informational video, custom painting, digital camcorder
custom painting, digital camcorder, poor quality: nino, I m not going to give the answer you want to hear. You want to hear: buy this, get this, it ll solve your problems. Nope. Realistically hosting a streaming video (poor quality) vs. a short good looking video is where the web is at. Instructional...

Desktop Video: media player 9, google search, windows media player
google search, windows media player, google: I ran into this a few years ago, but unfortunately I don t remember what I did to fix it! I d bounce around in the settings and make sure everythig looks good there. You may want to try a Google search with the info and see what you find there. SOrry...

Desktop Video: media player, power dvd player, default media player
power dvd player, default media player, default player: To make Windows Media Player your default media player, follow these steps: 1. In Windows Media Player, click Tools, and then click Options. 2. On the Formats tab, under Available File Formats, click Select All to select all of the file formats listed...

Desktop Video: All my media videos are dark, playback sessions, video playback
playback sessions, video playback, dark windows: Windows Media Player doesn t retain video-settings adjustments between video playback sessions because non-default settings may not work for all videos. For example, if your video is too dark and you increase the brightness, the next video you play may be...

Desktop Video: merging mixed video files, mpg files, traffic mall
mpg files, traffic mall, followup question: Richard, Some other notes. I know that Vegas video is a *decent* editor (don t ask me how it works, I use other software)...and it supposedly can work with multiple WMV files (and can join them.) I see you re looking for a technical answer. Basically...

Desktop Video: mini DV video, canon xl2 camcorder, interval timer
canon xl2 camcorder, interval timer, playback options: You re supposed to be getting a warm, friendly color with filmlike 24p and 30p frame rates. Look in the manual on how to customize the Cine Look color matrix, the gamma, knee, black stretch, vertical detail, coring, sharpness, noise reduction, color gain,...

Desktop Video: mini dv camcorder, video editing software, vhs vcr
video editing software, vhs vcr, vhs deck: Sean. VHS plugs into Camera. Camera Plugs into computer. Fire up your video editing software. Choose Record/Capture (very dependent on software.) Hit play on the VHS VCR. If your camera is set right, you see the picture in your camera s viewscreen/eyepiece....

Desktop Video: mini dv export, mini dv player, mini dv tape
mini dv player, mini dv tape, mechanical limitations: When capturing to a computer using a camcorder, capturing faster than real time is only possible with a hard drive recorder such as the Firestore FS-4. You simply hook your camcorder to this unit and record. Video files are created that can be dropped directly...

Desktop Video: mov files, free imovie, quick time pro
free imovie, quick time pro, quicktime products: Charlotte, I work in film/video - the software I use for this sort of stuff....and I own several different tools...costs $600-$2k each. QT pro can adjust brightness. It can recompressed video. But it s not easy. http://www.apple.com/quicktime/products/qt/pdf/QT6.3_UserGuide.pdf...

Desktop Video: movie formats, wav avi, digital camera
wav avi, digital camera, mpeg: Michael, You don t specify the platform...so... If you purchase quicktime pro $30, it will convert to those and many other formats. http://www.apple.com/quicktime/products/qt/specifications.html http://www.apple.com/quicktime/buy/ Jeff ...

Desktop Video: movie maker, kodak easyshare ls443, windows movie maker
kodak easyshare ls443, windows movie maker, kodak easyshare: Jamie, While I couldn t figure out what you were asking... I don t think you can do much with the video that your still camera makes. But here are two webpages about Windows Movie Maker. http://www.microsoft.com/windows/windowsmedia/9series/player/faq.aspx...

Desktop Video: movies on my computer, google search, rca jacks
google search, rca jacks, tv act: Randy, Basically you need something that has a TV output. That would be either a video card that has SVideo or RCA jacks....or a USB device like this: http://www.bjorn3d.com/read.php?cID=651 http://www.hauppauge.com/html/usb_data.htm (both found with...

Desktop Video: mpeg 2, mpeg 4 ,divX?, motion picture experts group, google search
motion picture experts group, google search, mini dv: It appears that you know more about this subject than I do! Unfortunately I don t work in these formats so I m afraid I can t be of much assistance. I m sure if you did a Google search you would probably find more info than I have on thesubject. Sorr...

Desktop Video: mpeg 2, mpeg 4 ,divX?, motion picture experts group, rip one
motion picture experts group, rip one, conversion tools: Jill, MPEG 2 is about the same as MPEG 4 *at* the same data rate/file size. But MPEG4 looks better when you give less data to every frame. A divx or MPEG-4 (both different items) will not look as good as the original MPEG-2 DVD, which in itself will...

Desktop Video: mpeg sound, mpeg movie files, advice note
mpeg movie files, advice note, computer expert: You don t say what you re using to play them so I can t really help you. Could be any number of things but if you were playing them fine before you added the new software, then my bet is it s the software. Remove it and see if that helps. You may want...

Desktop Video: about mpeg, motion picture experts group, scalable version
motion picture experts group, scalable version, howr: Zahid, Thank you. I am fine. MPEG=Motion Picture Experts Group. A committee that got together to make decisions on a standard for digital video. MPEG-1= first version, VCDs - 320x240 (mp3s are MPEG-1 Layer III) MPEG-2= second version, DVDs. 720x480,...

Desktop Video: mpegav converter, easy cd creator, cd creator 5
easy cd creator, cd creator 5, roxio easy cd creator: I had a similar question the other day and I m afraid I wasn t much help. I don t really work in VCD s/DVD s often, but I ll give you the info I have. I know there used to be alot of compatibility issues with video CD s and home DVD players. I m not sure...

Desktop Video: mpegav converter, detial, bit rate
detial, bit rate, mpegav: Hi Shahrokh. As I understand it, you don t need to manually convert this file to use it as a vcd. 3 files are used when viewing a mpegav: 1. the mpeg movie, 2. a .dat file (where bit-rate, frequency, etc. are stored,and 3. the appropriate codec. You should...

Desktop Video: multi-camera video editing, mini dv cameras, final cut express
mini dv cameras, final cut express, work software: James, Yes and no. Final Cut Express (and most editing systems for that price) won t let you do true multicamera work. Software that does, permits you to set a sync point on all the clips...and you just change shots. It s pretty easy. The way...

Desktop Video: new questions!, spooler subsystem app, spooler subsystem application
spooler subsystem app, spooler subsystem application, zonealarm firewall: Lotsa info and questions there! NO...don t let that thing access the internet! Who knows what it is! If it were me, I d drag it out of its folder and into the trash, but don t empty the trash. Remember where it came from in case your puter starts acting...

Desktop Video: How to mute 8 seconds of video, discreet cleaner xl, mpeg files
discreet cleaner xl, mpeg files, distribution formats: Mark, mpeg files are distribution files. This is your problem. While they display video (and audio) they are not meant to be edited. This has to do with the fact that in distribution formats many frames only contain the changes from the prior frames....

Desktop Video: Need advice., free editing software, google
free editing software, google, mem card: As far as free, I can t really recommend one for you. You may try Avid s free editing software (can t remember the name, try Googling Avid free software ). That may do it, though it s more of an editing program than a file converter...may be overkill for...

Desktop Video: Need Help with Video Business, us copyright office, copyright infringements
us copyright office, copyright infringements, videography services: 1) the good news is you don t have to have any special software to autorun. All you need is notepad. In Notepad write the following: [autorun] open=FileName.exe Where filename is the name of your movie. You may have to drop the .exe and use .mov...

Desktop Video: Need help with online av clips, thomas rupp, mac g5
thomas rupp, mac g5, adobe after effects 6: Thomas, It could be a dozen things... A 5.6 wmv takes around 15-20 minutes to download on dialup. Perhaps their browser has a problem. You can give me the url, but honestly, you want to talk to someone who specialized in HTML not video. Is there...

Desktop Video: New desktop, rapid strides, freeze ups
rapid strides, freeze ups, nikon cameras: The past decade has seen a revolution in the digital world with faster processors, bigger memories and improved chips becoming common place due to sharp cuts in prices. These rapid strides in PC technology in combination with advanced editing software like...

Desktop Video: NTSC monitors - component imput, component video outputs, color channels
component video outputs, color channels, component inputs: David, If your TV has Y, PB, Pr, yes, that should work, although i ve never heard of anyone doing it. You ll need to find the right set of converters. Y= Luma (+ some green) PR(R-Y)= Red PB(B-Y)= Blue Each of the color channels also contain some...

Desktop Video: i need to reduce the size how do i do it?, adobe premiere pro, photography student
adobe premiere pro, photography student, mpeg 1: You re on the right track and you may not be able to reduce it anymore than you already have without signifcant quality loss. Dropping the frame rate is a good way to do it. I m not sure what you mean by averages 1.4 secondes per picture. but the pictures...

Desktop Video: new buyer, digital cam corder, macintosh compatibility
digital cam corder, macintosh compatibility, camera types: Apple has a compatibility list of all camcorders that work with their system...you can find it here: http://www.apple.com/macosx/upgrade/camcorders.html Stick with MiniDV you have longer recording time and you re able to edit your video.....two features...

Desktop Video: new buyer, sony jvc, couple devices
sony jvc, couple devices, best buy: Laura, this is far simpler than you d think: You want MiniDV. The rest of the features? Minor. Mini DV permits editing by most software You then convert to DVD (MPEG-2) after the fact. A DVD camera causes the headache of having to convert from the highly...

Desktop Video: new question, windows movie maker, easy dvd recorder
windows movie maker, easy dvd recorder, previous question: Your DVD recorder should have come with software for burning a DVD. A good one (in case it didn t) is Easy DVD Recorder (Roxio). You should be able to tell it to make a movie DVD and it will make it for you. Otherwise, you ll need to convert the .mwv file...

Desktop Video: newbie advice, sony handycams, sonic dvdit
sony handycams, sonic dvdit, final cut express: Jay, I may be making a couple of judgments: Because you re willing to consider a digital 8 camera; money is an issue (then again, it is for all of us!) Matting? DVD authoring? Soundtrack capabilities. On the PC side: You ll need Video Vegas Acid...

Desktop Video: Older CamCorder linking with a PC, mr ferguson, connector cables
mr ferguson, connector cables, strange question: If the camera has video and audio out, then you are in luck. If it does not (most do) then there isn t anything you can do except play the tapes from it in a another device like a VCR. You will need a video card for your computer that accepts standard...

Desktop Video: I have some old VHS tapes..., canopus advc 100, sony camcorder
canopus advc 100, sony camcorder, vhs vcr: Mike. You can do this on a mac or a PC. Same thing (although a current mac does this much easier). If you can connect up a VHS VCR to your camera and copy the tape to that...you ll save yourself about $300. You ll need an analog to DV convertor (they...

Desktop Video: PAL system and NTSE, ntsc to pal converter, s video cable
ntsc to pal converter, s video cable, japan taiwan: The world operates with two major video systems, NTSC and PAL. NTSC is based on a 525-line, 60 fields/30 frames-per-second at 60Hz system for transmission and display of video images. This is an interlaced system in which each frame is scanned in two fields...

Desktop Video: Panasonic PV-GS120, panasonic pv gs120, dell precision m50
panasonic pv gs120, dell precision m50, pv gs120: Yes. You ll need some software. Usually the firewire card comes with some video capturing/editing software. What you want it to do is capture or record into the program. SOmetimes the software will control the tape for you, other times you have to...

Desktop Video: Patterns on screen when I render to DV, dj dj, dv camera
dj dj, dv camera, sage advice: Dj, Um, no. Magic Bullet simulates a film look. If the pattern doesn t appear until rendered, there s a chance that rendering is causing problems. Can you get a screen shot of the rectangle with teeth? Can you export out a quicktime file and see...

Desktop Video: Philips pc camare, video capture card, microsoft xp home edition
video capture card, microsoft xp home edition, video capture hardware: Looks like the simple answer is you need a video capture card.....what port are you plugging your camera into? Most cameras are automatically detected by windows and a simple install of the manufacturer s software would get things going. I would need more...

Desktop Video: Philips SIC4700/37 Snap and Share, philips website, webcame
philips website, webcame, messenger program: You can check it in another program such as the one it came with or NetMeeting (now a part of the freely downloadable Microsoft Messenger program). If the camera is not recognized in the device manager, or not working in another program, you may need to re-install...

Desktop Video: Philips Snap &Share PC Camers Model SIC4700/37, print screen button, colored dots
print screen button, colored dots, backupdvd: Software similar to Amcap can be found here: http://www.backupdvd.info/Capture/ Tons of free software for webcams here: http://www.hsinlin.com/software/webcams.html Or you can press the PRINT SCREEN button on your keyboard and crop the picture it...

Desktop Video: Photo from one MiniDV frame ?, digital still camera, correct relationship
digital still camera, correct relationship, hidden question: Marc, Your photograph WILL look very pixelated when you blow it up. Problem 1 - a hidden question: First you should accommodate the fact that the picture is in (TV) non square pixels and you need it to be square. Use Resize and remove the constrain...

Desktop Video: Photo shop picture.mpeg, video editing software, moving image
video editing software, moving image, still image: I m guessing the mpeg is a moving image (movie) so you ll need some sort of editign software that will let you freeze the right frame. Most any video editing software will have this feature. Once you freeze it, most will let you export the frame as a still...

Desktop Video: Photoshop/Premiere, premiere forum, photoshop files
premiere forum, photoshop files, thanks in advance: Frank, It sounds like the photoshop files need to be rendered (the software needs to calculate what the frame swill look like). That s my only guess since I dont use premiere. Good luck! Jeff G P.S. Here s a link to adobe s premiere forum: ...

Desktop Video: Picture from a DVD?, hardware mode, gocyberlink
hardware mode, gocyberlink, softwar: Steve, DVD s utilize your video card s hardware mode, making it difficult to tak e a screen shot. You ll need a utility to take it. Two links (one softwar) should get you pointed in the right direction. http://www.any-capture.com/ http://www.gocyberlink.com/english/products/powerdvd/tips_tricks/screen/screen_tips.jsp...

Desktop Video: Picture Format?, video editing software, bmp format
video editing software, bmp format, cool software: There are lots of programs that you can use to change the file format from bmp to jpg. I d go to download.com and look around there for a freebie. The ones we use are very expensive, but I m sure there are some no-frills programs out there that will do it...

Desktop Video: Pinnacle MovieBox USB, pinnacle moviebox, pinnacles studio
pinnacle moviebox, pinnacles studio, windows movie maker: Hmmm...without getting in there and trying it myself, I m afraid I won t be much help. Troubleshooting long distance like this is tough. My bet is it has something to do with some remnants of your old setup w/ Studio 9. Try physically removing and unstalling...

Desktop Video: How to Place Youtube Video on Personal Website, youtube videos, webpage thanks
youtube videos, webpage thanks, video box: To embed a video, just copy the code from the Embed box—you can find it in the About This Video box when you re watching the video. You can also get the code from the Embed HTML box on the Edit Video page (http://www.youtube.com/my_videos_edit)...

Desktop Video: Play or convert .avi files, compressor decompressor, quick time 6
compressor decompressor, quick time 6, google search: I found this web site that may be helpful. http://www.moviecodec.com/extensions/avi.html It appears that you need to have the codec (compressor/decompressor) that was used in the creation of the avi. I m not exactly sure how you find this out. You...

Desktop Video: Power point to DVD, explosion 2, photo explosion
explosion 2, photo explosion, best buy: I totally understand! While I m not a powerpoint expert, I believe if you open a powerpoint presentation,under the file menu you can export - and choose jpeg. But read the other article as it talks about what difficulties you have as video is lower resolution...

Desktop Video: Price of Building a Low-Cost Video Studio, professional studio space, exhibit booths
professional studio space, exhibit booths, equipment lighting: Dante, I have no idea about the studio ... but you can try promax http://promax.com They do turnkey sales of systems meant for video (both mac and pc)...and may know/have a lead on the studio question. Every place I ve seen has do it themselves....

Desktop Video: Problem with AVI. files in Windows Media Player, codec to play avi files, ac3 codec
codec to play avi files, ac3 codec, ac3filter: The first step in correcting playback is finding out what codecs are required. AVI files typically require one codec to display the video and a different codec for displaying audio. My favorite tool for checking AVI required codecs is GSpot, which is a free...

Desktop Video: Problems with DVDs, dual layer discs, dvd rw discs
dual layer discs, dvd rw discs, disc type: Quality of the player, quality of the disc, type of the disc, format the disc was created in...all of these are factors that may cause a DVD player not to play a disc. It is also possible that the disc itself may be perfectly readable but contains nothing...

Desktop Video: Problems editing captured video, amd sempron processor, editing mpeg
amd sempron processor, editing mpeg, mpeg editor: You specifically need an MPEG editor Many can be found here: http://www.thedvshow.com/cgi-bin/ybfdv.cgi?url==http://www.shspvr.com/editor.html Or look in our Download Vault under editing software. There is always something there for free: http://thedvshow.com/downloadvault/...

Desktop Video: Problems editing mpeg files, amd sempron processor, generation loss
amd sempron processor, generation loss, mpg files: Could be any number of things. Looks like you have aqeduate hardware so it must me some sort of software issue. My first guess is that your editing program doesn t like mpg files. If that s the case, try converting them to something that you know works...

Desktop Video: Problems with watching video files, vlc media player, k lite codec pack
vlc media player, k lite codec pack, ace media: Some players keep the codec on your hard drive even after unistalling/reformatting. I would recommend playing all formats using one player and not worrying about downloading codecs for each. Try using the Ace Media Player: http://www.gustosoft.com/media-player/ace-media-player.htm...

Desktop Video: Production of DVD from home digital video, dell inspiron 8600, sony digital video camera
dell inspiron 8600, sony digital video camera, digital video camera: Randy, DV takes up 5 minutes to the gigabyte - or 12 gigs to the hour. Your finished piece is 30 minutes...but if it came from an hour s worth of material it could be 12 gigs. Then comes the MPEG-2 creation - sized for a DVD-R it runs another 5 gigs...

Desktop Video: philips snap and share sic4700/37, webcam image, network error
webcam image, network error, image server: Does the camera work when not broadcasting? If so, then the problem is with Yahoo Messenger s connection to their webcam image server. Have you tried temporarily disabling any active firewalls or setting your computer to the DMZ on your router (If you use...

Desktop Video: make a photo slide show with audioq, photo slide show, photo story 3
photo slide show, photo story 3, pc laptop: You can use Photo Story 3 for Windows to create visually compelling and fun stories using your pictures and music. http://www.microsoft.com/windowsxp/using/digitalphotography/photostory/default.mspx Tutorials and other resources: http://www.microsoft.com/windowsxp/using/digitalphotography/photostory/tips/firststory.mspx...

Desktop Video: photos to video, video creators, dots per inch
video creators, dots per inch, video windows: Television uses 72 dpi (dots per inch), so no matter how high the res is when you bring it in, it will be converted to 72. When editing video containing still pics, it s good to bring them in at hi re so you can do things with them like zoom in, pan around,...

Desktop Video: php files, quicktime mov, sorry jeff
quicktime mov, sorry jeff, open source programming: Jim, PHP aren t movie files. http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/PHP They re backend open source programming (vs. Quicktime, .MOV, .MPEG) Sorry. Jeff P.S. it s likely you downloaded something and the extension is wrong. To backup: just copy to...

Desktop Video: php video files, windows media player, google
windows media player, google, technlogy: PHP is usually a backend technlogy for a website (like .html) that serves dynamic webpages. Your browser, likely, did not correctly turn the download back into a .wmv or .avi or whatever you downloaded. You can *try* two things. First, rename it with...

Desktop Video: pinnicle, pinnacle studio 9, time locks
pinnacle studio 9, time locks, gig drive: Johnny, Here s Pinnacle Studio 9 requirements: http://www.pinnaclesys.com/docloader_n.asp?templ=10&doclink=/WebVideo/studioversion9/English(US)/doc/s9_features_specs_7.html&Product_ID=1501&Langue_ID=7&loc=spec&division_id= Exceed those and you should...

Desktop Video: playing ares video downloads on windows media, ares p2p, google search
ares p2p, google search, p2p program: Dave, I was pretty clear that I won t answer questions regarding copyrighted files from P2P apps. Nevertheless.... Do a google search for VLC player. It s a very universal player. To get the files to DVD - go look on videohelp.com Sorry I can...

Desktop Video: playing DVD's, hp cd writer, cd rom drive
hp cd writer, cd rom drive, national semiconductor: Yes, it reads DVD discs- thanks for the clarification. You should not have to purchase anything additional- DVD player software for that specific drive should be included. Once installed you should be all set. I would give a call to HP and discuss the details...

Desktop Video: playiny video file in Win2000 professional os, beileve, video extension
beileve, video extension, video file: I don t beileve .dat is a video format...it s a data format so it probably won t play. You may have downloaded the file incorrectly or something is wrong w/ the file. You can try changing the extension to .mov, or .wma or some other video extension and see...