Aunsoft Video Converter for Mac is a Mac video converting tool which can help you to convert all videos with perfect output quality and high conversion speed on Mac OS X. This Video Converter for Mac supports converting all popular video formats including TiVo, MTS, M2TS, VRO, EVO, MXF, AVI, MP4, WMV, MPEG, FLV, Realplayer, Quicktime, MKV, MOD, ASF, MPEG1, MPEG2, 3GP, 3G2, MOV, M2TS, MPEG TS/TP (for HD Video), etc to play on all popular players like iPad, iPod iPhone, iPhone 3GS, Apple TV, PSP, PS3, Creative Zen, iRiver PMP, Archos, Android phones, WDTV, various video mobile phones and many other digital video and audio players. It can also help you to trim video, crop video, join video, edit video easily on all Mac OS X. Now please follow this guide to use it.
This guide includes the following two parts:
Step 1: Download and run the Video Converter for Mac, you will see an intuitive interface as follow:
Step 2: Press button “Add” to load your massive video files to the program. You can play them in the preview screen and take immediate visual snapshot of each file.
Step 3: Select output format and destination folder.
Set the optimized output video/audio format like MP4, WMV, AVI, MPEG, VOB, MOV. MPG, 3GP, FLV, MKV, MP3, etc. by clicking the drop-down list of “Format”. And then select the destination folder by clicking the “Browse”.
Step 4: Start the conversion of video files.
Click the Convert button in the interface, and then the conversion running will begin as following interface showed:
Other functions you may need:
1: Merge/combine/join many files into one.
If you want to combine a lot of video files into only one and enjoy them without any interruption, you can check the box on the main interface to join your video files into one.
2: Set advanced settings
If you are professional in customizing movies, you can set the advanced settings to optimize the movie on changing Video Codec, Bit Rate, Video Size, Frame Rate, and Aspect Rate of video as well as Audio Codec, Bit Rate, Sample Rate, and Channels of audio by clicking button “Settings”.
3. Convert TiVo shows by directly typing the MAK
If your TiVo shows are sent by your friends and you have not installed TiVo Desktop Software for Mac, you will be informed by this program to type the key as follow. Don’t worry, just ask your friend for the key, and type it in. And if you want to convert TiVo shows to MPEG, I suggest you to select Copy-Directly Copy as output format to convert your TiVo videos to MPEG in a second.
If you want to personalize your video before the conversion, you can also do it easily with Video Converter for Mac.
Click “Editor” button, you will see the editing window below. The original preview and output preview will be convenient for you to compare the original video and converted video effects. Under the Editor section, you can trim, crop, add watermark and effect, replace audio, and even flip video vertically and horizontally.
1) Trim video
To trim the original video, you can get the specific video length. Set the start time and end time under the trim section, or simply drag the timeline below the previews windows to select the video length. If that is not you want, you can click button “Reset” to trim again.
There are three ways available for you to trim the video:
First: Drag the slider bars
Drag Triangle icon below the preview window to locate the beginning and end of your clip during the preview.
Second: Control mark buttons
Press the button to locate the beginning and end of your clip during the preview.
Third: Directly enter the values
Input the certain time number in Set start time and Set end time fields.
2) Crop video
With Crop, you can cut off the black edges or any unwanted area, just like the follow interface show.
There are three ways for you to crop video.
First: Crop by adjusting the crop frame
Move your mouse cursor onto one of the eight small adjustment boxes on the cropping frame (the dashed line) and drag the crop frame to crop the video.
Second: Crop by set the values and dragging the slider bars
There are four crop values: Left, Top, Right and Button. You can input value to crop your video or just drag the four slider bars below the boxes to do the cropping.
Third: Crop video by dragging the scroll bar
Under the four crop values: Left, Top, Width and Height, you will find four scroll bars for you to adjust the value to locate the position quickly.
* Keep Original Aspect Ratio
If the “Keep Original Aspect Ratio" option is checked, the video will keep the cropped aspect ratio and adding borders if necessary during playing. Otherwise, the video will stretch the width or height to meet the screen.
3) Add watermark
The program allows you to add different watermark to protect your copyright avoiding illegal copying or personalize your video to meet your other special needs. With its watermark functionality, you can add video watermark, image watermark and text watermark.
Image/Video watermark: Enable the image/video watermark function; you can select a picture or video from your PC as a watermark to the video. Besides the still image like jpg, png, it also supports to add animated image format GIF. Meanwhile, its video watermark can naturally be displayed in the video to perfectly show a picture-in-picture effect. In addition, you can edit the image watermark by setting the position, heights and width.
Text Watermark: This section allows you to input the text watermark to the video. What’s more, you can edit the text with different font, color and size. And you can click "Apply To All" to get all your video files added the image/video watermark together.
4) Flip video vertically and horizontally.
Button is for you to flip video vertically. See the mouse in the above preview windows; it shows the effect after clicking the vertical flip button.
Conversely, button is designed for you to let the selected video flip horizontally.
5) Special effects:
This program enables you to set the advanced effect of the output video to customize your original video. According to your need, you can change the video brightness, contrast, saturation, volume as well as adding special effects: Simple gauss blur (remove image noise), Deinterlacing (remove interlaces), Simple laplacian sharpen (sharpen the color), gray (change the color to gray), etc. And you can click "Apply To All" to get all your video files applied to the changed effect.
6) Audio replacement:
Click “Audio Replace” button, check “Enable audio replace” option, and then select the audio file you wan to add by clicking the browse button.
With above comprehensive and convenient functions, you will have more fun with this program--- Mac Video Converter.