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TOD Converter for Mac

TOD Converter for Mac

An extremely easy and reliable tool for converting and editing JVC TOD files on Mac with no loss of quality.
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How do I use the program? Please check TOD Converter for Mac Tutorial.

 

 

Trial Version

1. Q: How to remove watermarks on the trial version?
A: Our trial version has a limitation that outputs video with a watermark. If you don't like it and want to remove or get rid of it, you could register a full version via purchase the program online.

2. Q: What’s the difference between a trial version and a full version?
A: There is few difference between a trial version and a full version except a "Aunsoft" watermark in output videos from the trial version. To get rid of the logo watermark, you need to purchase the full version and re-convert your videos.

3. Q: Can I get technical support for using trial version?
A: Yes, if a trial user meets any technical problem when using our product, please tell us your question via email to support@aunsoft.com. Our support team will answer your question within 24 hours.

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About Product Differentiation

1. Q: What are the differences between TOD Converter for Mac, Video Converter for Mac, iMedia Converter for Mac?
A: Actually these three programs own the same output for various video formats and all editing functions. The difference between them lies in the input. TOD Converter for Mac can only import TOD files for output. Video Converter for Mac can allow you input almost all the video formats like AVI, MPEG, TOD, MP4, WMV, MOV, FLV, VOB, MP3, MXF, MTS, M2TS, VRO, EVO, HD videos etc. While iMedia Converter for Mac is combined Video Converter for Mac and Blu-ray Ripper for Mac into only one, it not only lets you convert almost all the video formats, but also lets you decrypt/rip/convert Blu-ray and DVD movie to other formats.

 

See the detailed differences here: http://www.aunsoft.com/compare/compare-mac.html

2. Q: Are there any more comprehensive tools that cover all the functionality of TOD Converter for Mac?
A: Yes, just like the introduction of the differences of TOD Converter for Mac, Video Converter for Mac, iMedia Converter for Mac as above, Video Converter for Mac covers all the functionality of TOD Converter for Mac. iMedia Converter for Mac covers all the functionality of Video Converter for Mac. So Video Converter for Mac and iMedia Converter for Mac covers all the functionality of TOD Converter for Mac.

3. Q: I have already ordered a TOD Converter for Mac and now want to upgrade the TOD
Converter for Mac to Video Converter for Mac or iMedia Converter for Mac, should I pay the full price of $35 or $65?
A: No. In Aunsoft, all our customers can enjoy a discounted price to upgrade your product to the advanced version. Wanna upgrade TOD Converter for Mac to Video Converter for Mac, you only need pay $15, not the full price $35. Wanna upgrade TOD Converter for Mac to iMedia Converter for Mac, you only need pay $49, not the full price $65. More info, please check our Upgrade Policy.

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Functionality

1. Q: Do TOD Converter for Mac has the ability to output MOV with Apple Pro Res or AIC for FCP, FCE and iMovie?
A: Not yet, but its advanced version Video Converter for Mac support MOV with Apple Pro Res or AIC for FCP, FCE and iMovie as output format.

2. Q: Can TOD Converter for Mac recognize TOD files from HD cam directly? If not, how did I extract TOD files from HD Cam?
A: No, TOD Converter for Mac can not recognize TOD files from HD Cam directly. Generally you can find TOD files in HD Cam and copy them to the hard drive of the computer. TOD videos are commonly found in the SD_VIDEO folder > PRGXXX directory of HD Cam. If you want to directly capture TOD file from HD Camcorder, please wait for the release of our Mac Final Mate in 2011. (Window Version Final Mate is available in our website.)

3. Q: How should I do to check the loaded file's information in the program?
A: You need highlight it first and run "Properties" item in the "File" menu. Then you can read the information of the file, such as Bit Rate, Frame Rate, in the following dialog-box.

4. Q: How to adjust bit rate, sample rate to meet my need?
A: It is easy to adjust bit rate and sample rate by clicking button Settings. Then you will see an interface which allows you to change the bit rate and sample rate. The bitrate and sample rate is higher to adjust, the video is higher in quality, but larger in size.

5. Q: My widescreen movies (16x9) aren't staying widescreen after conversion. I don't want the video to be stretched and made taller. What can I do?
A: Simply click ‘Settings’ button and set the Video Size to 16*9 aspect ratio like 1920*1080 before converting the movie.

6. Q: How can I get AAC/ AC3 5.1 channels as output audio?
A: You can click ‘Settings’ button and select ‘5.1 channels’ from the drop-down list of Audio Channel. Please note that piratical output formats do not support 5.1 channels.

7. Q: Is it possible to save the profile with the modified settings for using next time?
A:  It can be done by the "Save As" button in Settings window. After you finish the modifications, please click this button in Settings window and name it. Next time, you can find this custom profile in Custom option of Format box.

8. Q: Can I merge several video files to a single video?
A: Yes. You can add the video files you want to join together to the list box, and change the order by the move up and move down buttons. Then check the "Merge into one file" checkbox before converting. After conversion, all the files in the list will be merged into one video file.

9. Q: The Merge file function is very useful for me, but when I use it, I have to make a conversion. Can I only combine the TOD recordings without recording?
A: No. The Merge into one files function in TOD Converter for Mac need convert the joined files into other format. If you wish to merge all the raw recordings into one file with no recompression/conversion, please wait for the release of Mac Final Mate in 2011. (Window Version Final Mate is available in our website.) 

10. Q: Can I deinterlace the source interlaced video recorded from my TOD camcorder with Aunsoft TOD Converter for Mac?
A: Yes. Click Editor icon and in Effect tab, you can check the box Deinterlacing to get final non-interlaced video.

11. Q: My videos were recorded by my Panasonic camcorder, there are many stripes and noises on the picture, and how can I remove them?
A: Don’t worry. Our product has the powerful optimizing function: Deinterlacing and Simple Gauss Blur which under the “Editor” panel, just check “Deinterlaing” option and select the special effect mode “Simple Gauss Blur” from the drop-down list, you can amazingly remove the stripes and picture noises. And Deinterlacing checkbox is selected by default in the program.

12. Q: How to trim the video in Editor Window?
A: There are three ways to make it done:
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.

13. Q: How do I get rid of the black edges around my TOD movie?
A: It is very easy to deal with. Click “Editor” button to enter into the edit panel, you can see the crop tab, and then you can drag the dashed frame on the video screen of the original preview window to cut off the black edges. 

14. Q: Can I change the default volume of the video?
A: Yes. Click "Editor" button, and there is a volume option. You just need to drag the triangle bar to enlarge the audio volume.

15. Q: Can I add text to my video? Such as adding a watermark to the video?
A: Yes. After your editing on the videos is done, you can add text or image watermark to the video. The TOD Converter for Mac enables you to add different watermarks to your video file, including text, image (including GIF), and video watermark, so you are ready to get a picture-in-picture effect on your video.

16. Q: Can I change the output file name?
A: Yes. Please find the column named "Destination File" on file list. Click the particular output name under the "Destination File" column, and then you can specify the output file name.  

17. Q: How about the output video quality after using the program?
A: Based on the newest audio-video sync technology, TOD Converter for Mac can provide you with outstanding output image and sound quality, never let you get into trouble with the audio and video sync issues. Moreover, multiple optimizing functionalities are available to better the output video quality.

18. Q: Where to find the converted files? 
A: Click Open icon on the main interface of the program to find the converted files. 

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General Question

1. Q: Does the program work with Mac OS X Leopard?
A: Yes. Aunsoft TOD Converter for Mac supports Mac OS X 10.4 above (including Mac OS X 10.4 Tiger, Mac OS X 10.5 Leopard, Mac OS X 10.6 Snow Leopard) on iMac, MacBook, Mac Pro, etc.

2. Q: Where is my downloaded program? I can not find it in App folder.  
A: Aunsoft software is saved in Download folder by default and not in App folder. You can see the installation package in Download folder. Of course, you can move it to App folder manually.

3. Q: After downloading the software, I saw there are two dmg files. Which one should I choose? 
A: Which one to install is up to the CPU type of your computer. If your computer is Intel for CPU, then choose intel installation package. Then choose PowerPC installation package.

4. Q: The files can not be read by the program and ask me to send the log to support@aunsoft.com. Where is the log file?
A: Click Macintosh HD>> Users>>account name>>Library>>Logs and you will find the log file. Then you can contact us with the log file as the attachment.

5. Q: Your software is excellent. I do a lot of internet marketing and wonder whether you offer an affiliate program or not?
A: For affiliate matter, you can see here: http://www.aunsoft.com/affiliate/. To know more detailed information, contact our affiliate manager via sending email to affiliate@aunsoft.com.

6. Q: I have purchased your product but I have no idea how to use it because I can't find any field for typing the key code?
A: I think you are still using our trial version, please note that you have to uninstall the trial version and then reinstall the full version to enter your key code. Please download the full version of the product through the download link provided in your received mail, install, and launch the app. Then you will see the interface asking for your key code.

7. Q: How to check the current version number for Aunsoft software?
A: After running the software, please click the name of Aunsoft software on the top menu and select About to see the current version.

8. Q: How to uninstall the old version of the software on Mac computer?
A: Delete the .dmg file in Download folder of the Mac computer. Then it will be done.

9. Q: Your software is excellent. I do a lot of internet marketing and wonder whether you offer an affiliate program or not?
A: For affiliate matter, you can see here: http://www.aunsoft.com/affiliate/. To know more detailed information, contact our affiliate manager via sending email to affiliate@aunsoft.com.

10. Q: How did I know the update news?
A: You have following ways to know the update news:
- You will receive the newsletter if we add the powerful function to the program.
- Join us on Twitter or Facebook to know the update news in real time.
- Visit our official web site and concern the Version History page. At the bottom of the product page, you can click Version History to get there.

11. Q: How to update the software I bought?
A: You can enter Aunsoft Member Center to get the download link of the latest version for the software, or please email us via support@aunsoft.com to get it.

 

Other FAQs about Payment, Registration, Upgrade, Refund, please check Aunsoft FAQ Center.

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