Join Jeff I. Greenberg for an in-depth discussion in this video Setting smarter preferences, part of Compressor 4 Essential Training.
Like most well-designed software, the default preferences are good for most…people, but we can just adjust one or two things to just get us a little bit…better speed out of Compressor.…We're going to do that by going up to the Compressor > Preferences, and there are…two real adjustments I think that are worth pointing out.…The first is you can pick a default setting from any of the settings you've…built, any of the Apple settings, any of the custom settings, as well as the…default destination.…Where this really buys you time is if you're always compressing, for example, to…go up to Vimeo or YouTube, you might as well set as a default along the default…destination for this,…so every time you start it's got this already preset for you.…
The other thing that I think is just crazy wonderful is up top, to be able to put…in an email address and an outgoing mail server. This way, for long compressions…it can email you, and something a worth exploring on your own is most cellular…telephones can be reached via an email address, meaning you could actually make…
AuthorJeff I. Greenberg
- Using Compressor with QuickTime and Final Cut Pro X
- Transcoding to ProRes
- Understanding encoding
- Setting markers for DVD and Blu-ray
- Building an MPEG2 for broadcast
- Adjusting video footage
- Creating templates
- Setting destinations
Skill Level Beginner
1. Compressor 4 Basics
4. Using Filters
5. Streamlining Your Workflow
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