VideoProc is a very rich piece of software that boasts of comprehensive support for both Windows and Mac platforms. Feature-wise, it has a lot under its arms including video/audio conversion, a DVD tool, a video downloader not forgetting the availability of a recorder. This review article has confirmed that all these options are provided on an interactive user interface that is hassle-free getting around. the process to convert video files can be a headache unless you get hold of a reliable tool. With Level-3 Hardware Acceleration that results in quicker video processing, VideoProc has proven to be a real force to be reckoned with.
Actually, with the hardware acceleration feature, you get to enjoy up to 47X real-time conversion speeds and at the same time not impact the output negatively in terms of the file size and quality. This is in addition to providing video editing options that are aimed at giving your videos that extra touch so that you end up with a refined output. However, this boatload of features among others cannot be exploited fully unless you have a guide on how to go about the process at hand. In that line, this article will major on the video conversion feature to give you a step by step guide on how to realize a successful video conversion process at the end of the day. And that is exactly what the next section of this article tackles.
How To Use VideoProc
When you are on a quest to convert video files, VideoProc has all the necessary functions lined up for you ready for implementation. Since not all of us may be already accustomed to going about getting around the software, this article has taken the mandate to give you a full tutorial on how to use VideoProc especially in the line of converting between various video formats. In order to maximize the outcome of the process, follow the step by step guide below and you can rest assured of a seamless process.
Step 1: Launch VideoProc and Select the Video Conversion Mode
This step assumes that you have already downloaded and installed VideoProc on your computer. Though, if you have not done that yet, just navigate to the official website, download the app, install and then as this step demands, launch the program in readiness for video conversion. Once you have launched, you will arrive at an interface similar to the one below.
As you can see above, this software performs several functions as earlier outlined in the introduction. Our task at hand is a video conversion and consequently, we will pick the “Video” option marked with a red circle. Clicking on that icon will immediately navigate you to a video converter interface.
Step 2: Import Video Files
The video converter interface is pretty intuitive as can be seen below with buttons and options being clear and concise. You can add a single video file, a bunch, a whole folder and even music using the native file explorer method in the area marked with Label 1. Optionally, you can just drag-and-drop the files onto the area marked with Label 2. If you look keenly, you should also be able to see some tips provided there regarding the same.
Step 3: Define Output Parameters
VideoProc is pretty rich when it comes to adjusting various output options. Looking at the screenshot below, you can see that there are a plethora of options that you can tinker with.
Going by the image above, here is a breakdown of what each label offers you;
- Label 1 – Basically this shows the video file(s) you have added and some details about the same file. You are also provided with the output format on the other half side besides direct video editing options like watermarking, cutting, cropping, rotating among others.
- Label 2 – This gives you a preview of the file you have added with an option to take snapshots.
- Label 3 – This is where VideoProc lets you pick the output format to work with be it video, device-specific or even music. Depending on the tab you click, relevant formats will be available to you for choosing.
- Label 4 – Depending on the format you choose, you will be able to adjust various codec options here like, for instance, the frame rate or the quality level for a video.
- Label 5 – VideoProc will let you enable hardware-accelerated conversion, deinterlacing, merging, auto copying and even the option to implement a high-quality engine in the video conversion process.
You can leave these options at their defaults until you have fully come to know what each option offers. Otherwise, after you have adjusted the options appropriately based on the output you are looking for, it is time for the next step.
Step 4: Choose the Saving Directory
In order to have an easy time retrieving the output, VideoProc lets you decide on your preferred output directory in case you do not want to go with the default one. In the area labeled below, you can browse for your folder of choice and even get the chance to open the current set folder at the click of a button when the need arises.
Step 5: Start the Video Conversion
Once everything has been set as required, it is time for the homestretch. There are no complications involved here as you just have to click on the “Run” button indicated below to kickstart the process.
After hitting the button, the process will start immediately and you can sit back, relax and wait for the output to be delivered in the directory you defined previously. How long you have to wait for the output will be determined by the size of files and the kind of quality you are looking for besides the number of video files that you are working on.
Actually, VideoProc offers more than what this article has been able to cover. This guide is to enable you to have knowledge of the process and with continued use of this software, you will be able to have a comprehensive understanding of what each feature helps you accomplish in regard to video conversion. All in all, this is a wonderful software that will hit home runs for you no matter the level of expertise. Give it a go today and realize video conversion on a whole new level.