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OT: Prevent copying of USB's containing MP4 videos possible?
by Nigel O'Neill 4 months ago
Is there any means of preventing the copying of USB sticks or video files that still allows them to be played on media players TV's I have had customers place a single order through me and openly admi
Re: OT: Prevent copying of USB's containing MP4 videos possible?
by Nigel O'Neill 3 weeks ago
Frank, the short answer is no. They all seem to offer some sort of encryption, but that meant the resulting file was no longer compatible for playback on media players or TV's as it created a .exe fil
Vegas hits 100% CPU and quits responding
by Donald Froneberger 2 months ago
Im new to vegas pro and can't figure out why i can't go 5 seconds without it crashing. Using a Dell XPS with i7. I've messed with all the setting on the preview and nothing changes. every time i make
Re: Vegas hits 100% CPU and quits responding
by Nigel O'Neill 2 months ago
Disable GPU acceleration in preview and the render template and stability shall return My system specs: Intel i7 7700k 4.20 GHz, GTX570, 16GB RAM, Gigabye Z170 HD3, Vegas Pro 12 (x64), Windows 10 x64
Can I combine .mov with .mp4 on the same timeline without loss of quality?
by Lindsay Thompson 2 months ago
Am I going to have issues merging two different formats together (.mov and .mp4) on the timeline, everything else being the same (fps and size) I just realized that while I made sure that I used the s
Re: Can I combine .mov with .mp4 on the same timeline without loss of quality?
by Nigel O'Neill 2 months ago
Vegas can sometimes just show the MOV's as black preview after a while or if there are too many MOV files. I use Qwinff to convert all my MOV files to MP4. My system specs: Intel i7 7700k 4.20 GHz, GT
Vegas Pro 15 trial broke my Vegas Pro Suite 13 installation
by Andrew Thibault 2 months ago
Hi Folks, Was humming along without a hitch on Vegas Pro Suite 13 for sometime, but have an upcoming project with a 10-bit 422 ProRes HQ deliverable, so I installed the Vegas Pro 15 trial to see if th
Re: Vegas Pro 15 trial broke my Vegas Pro Suite 13 installation
by Nigel O'Neill 2 months ago
Have you tried a Windows system restore to just before the VP15 installation My system specs: Intel i7 7700k 4.20 GHz, GTX570, 16GB RAM, Gigabye Z170 HD3, Vegas Pro 12 (x64), Windows 10 x64 Pro, Vegas
Worth the upgrade from 14 to 15?
by Scott Francis 4 months ago
I have a new killer computer i9 with Nvidia 1080 gpu, nothing but render issues and poor playback in version 14. I will miss my Mercalli, but the plug-ins they are adding in now, seems decent. Any inp
Re: Worth the upgrade from 14 to 15?
by Nigel O'Neill 4 months ago
Scott Francis "Are you saying MVP15 isn't as friendly with larger track counts, or you load stuff into SVP13 and then open in 15 " No. I was just trialling it to see how it would behave with projects
Stumped how to do this custom fade out
by John Lee 4 months ago
Got a video track with background noise and then an audio track with music. Client wants the music lowered at times so that you can hear the background noise. I've done this before, but now the client
Re: Stumped how to do this custom fade out
by John Rofrano 4 months ago
John Lee "I'm only aware of fading in out so that it goes to absolute zero, so I'm stumped how to do this. In other words, the audio of the music track is constant most of the time, but I need to man
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Wedding DVD burning file size Vegas Render
by Derek Charles 4 months ago
I have a ceremony at 2.76 GB at 26 min and a reception at 2.76 GB at 24 min both together are too big to fit on one disc (4.7 gig) the total bitrate for each is 14MB s The only way to lower file size
Re: Wedding DVD burning file size Vegas Render
by Nigel O'Neill 4 months ago
Derek Charles "Also, aren't most up to date DVD players equipped to where when inserted, an option comes up as if it were a USB stick or just reading the data off of the disc" Technically , no. That'
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Digital Blocking
by John Perez 5 months ago
I shot footage with my cell phone at 2560 X 1080 and the resolution is weak. Is this because the frame size is too large to get sharp definition HP Intel(R) Core i-7 CPU 950 @3.07G 3.07 RAM: 8 Gigs 64
Re: Digital Blocking
by Nigel O'Neill 4 months ago
I would suspect the size quality of the lens would play an important part. Those lenses are tiny!
Video from phone to DVD
by Phil Seymour 5 months ago
My daughter wants a dvd of some video she shot on her phone (sh shot it vertically)... it edited OK, but renders out sideways. Any ideas on how to make the DVD with the image vertical Otherwise everyo
Re: Video from phone to DVD
by John Rofrano 5 months ago
Phil Seymour "Any ideas on how to make the DVD with the image vertical "Was it fine when you edited it or was it sideways in the preview I would imagine that in your edit you would need to rotate the
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Is there a way for you to render multiple tracks at the same time?
by Adrian Gendrano 5 months ago
Hello everyone, I have a question: Is there a way for you to render multiple tracks at the same time I am editing a video with 2 video tracks that are synced up to each other. What I want to do is ren
Re: Is there a way for you to render multiple tracks at the same time?
by Paul Berk 5 months ago
2 video tracks that are synced up to each other .. If I understand you correctly you have two video tracks that are synced, meaning they were shot at the same time. For example, a multi camera setup
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OT: Will Vasst Ultimate S Pro 4.x eventually be supported in Vegas Pro 15?
by Nigel O'Neill 8 months ago
Just wondering... in case John Rofrano is still checking this forum. FYI the VP Edit 15 installer REMOVED Ultimate S Pro 4.1 from Vegas Pro 13 and I had to reinstall Ultimate S. Saw Vasst had version
Re: OT: Will Vasst Ultimate S Pro 4.x eventually be supported in Vegas Pro 15?
by John Rofrano 7 months ago
Nigel O'Neill "Just wondering... in case John Rofrano is still checking this forum."Yes, it's on my todo list. Nigel O'Neill "FYI the VP Edit 15 installer REMOVED Ultimate S Pro 4.1 from Ve
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Release of DaVinci Resolve 14 beta 6
by Peter Chamberlain 9 months ago
We are pleased to announce the release of DaVinci Resolve 14 beta 6. This is a no charge update for existing customers and is available from our support web site. https: www.blackmagicdesign.com suppo
Re: Release of DaVinci Resolve 14 beta 6
by Nigel O'Neill 8 months ago
Peter I am a die hard Vegas Pro user but also looking at alternatives as Vegas Pro really hasn't improved since v13 IMHO. I just can't edit using the graphics acceleration stably under Vegas. I can ru
VAAST extensions disappeared
by Roger Bansemer 1 year ago
All my VAAST extensions have disappeared from Vegas 13 and 14. I was using them just a few days ago. Any suggestions anyone Thanks Roger Bansemer - PaintingAndTravel.com
Re: VASST extensions disappeared
by John Rofrano 1 year ago
Yes, it's really important to note that Sony placed extensions on three (3) of their menus: Edit Extensions View Extensions Tools Extensions Any extensions that has a User Interface must be placed und
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Anyone know where I can obtain the CODEC to open this file in Vegas Pro 12/13?
by Nigel O'Neill 1 year ago
It's an MP4 file that Vegas does not want to recognise at all. I tried installing QT 7.7, but na da. It's a file I purchased via an editor who distributes on Vimeo. Plays fine in media player, VLC but
Re: Anyone know where I can obtain the CODEC to open this file in Vegas Pro 12/13?
by Nigel O'Neill 1 year ago
Thanks. I just demuxed and then renamed the h264 file to mp4. Vegas accepted that file :-) My system specs: Intel i7 7700k 4.20 GHz, GTX570, 16GB RAM, Gigabye Z170 HD3, Vegas Pro 12 (x64), Windows 10
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Does Vegas display rendering speed?
by Raido Hang 1 year ago
Hi, when Vegas is rendering, can it display how many frames per second its rendering Like when using the Handbrake. You can see the two FPS counters. http: www.legitreviews.com wp-content uploads 2014
Re: Does Vegas display rendering speed?
by Graham Bernard 1 year ago
I'm using this one from SeMW. I don't know how accurate it is, viz how complex the FX and so is, but it also has other neat tools for Free ! Fill yah boots: http: www.semw-software.com en extensions *
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Able to burn dual layer DVDs but not dual layer Blu-Ray discs
by Dan Lindley 2 years ago
DVD Arch Pro 6 and newest build with Vegas 14 - Same issue. For years I've been using DVDA burning dual layer standard DVDs. Easy Peezy. But my 1st attempt burning DL blu-ray discs is failing with the
Re: Able to burn dual layer DVDs but not dual layer Blu-Ray discs
by Robert Strong 2 years ago
If you are able to render out to an ISO file, you should be able to use Image Burn to burn your BD-DL's.
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Stage Lighting washout overexposure on only one person
by Bob Ivory 2 years ago
The stage lighting on a last minute job was too bright on one area of the stage. Unfortunately is was the on the main artist. I will fix the lighting problem at the source for future event at this loc
Re: Stage Lighting washout overexposure on only one person
by Mike Kujbida 2 years ago
Bob, here's a technique I stumbled across on the Sony Vegas forum a few years ago. Put 3 filters, a "Invert" (at 100%), "Color Corrector", "Invert" (at 100%). Then lift up the gamma of the color corre
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Project and Render settings for Blu Ray burn
by Dan Akins 7 years ago
I have a Canon HD20 video camera. I records in 1920 x 1080. I edit burn my videos in Sony Vegas Pro 9.0 and DVD Architect. I am looking for help what my project and render settings should be. I have j
Re: Project and Render settings for Blu Ray burn
by John Rofrano 7 years ago
Dan Akins "Can you touch on my question regarding the appropriate DVD project settings (featuring my prior use of the NTSC DV (720x480, 29.970 fps example settings) "For DVD I like to edit my HD proj
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My credit card is ready, somebody just tell me what to buy!
by Clive McLaughlin 2 years ago
Wasting far too much of my time here trying to research potential upgrades for my system. I've been here before, and researched when moving from awful to descent, and from descent to good. Now I just
Re: My credit card is ready, somebody just tell me what to buy!
by John Rofrano 2 years ago
Clive McLaughlin "Out of interest, are you somehow running vegas on your mac Or have you jumped ship "I run Vegas Pro on my Mac using VMware Fusion or Bootcamp. I also use Final Cut Pro X. Here is Ve
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Rendering always takes CPU to 99%
by Auran Kight 2 years ago
So when I've been trying to render videos with Vegas Pro 13, my CPU shoots straight up to 99%. Now normally I wouldn't care what it went up to, but I don't feel that this is something that should be h
Re: Rendering always takes CPU to 99%
by Aaron Star 2 years ago
There a bunch of gaming sites that will tell say you only need 2 cores for a good gaming rig. This is not the case with Vegas. I feel like Vegas should have a minimum hardware check at startup which w
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Silver font/effect in Vegas
by Nigel O'Neill 3 years ago
Any suggestions on how I can create a silver coloured 3 dimensional font I am videoing a kids show that has a super heroes theme and I want to use fonts similar to those in Iron Man 3, that have a sil
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Re: Silver font/effect in Vegas
by Graham Bernard 3 years ago
Excellent! Try the Layer Dimensionality too. Grazie Video Content Creator and Potter PC 7 64-bit 16gb * Intel Core i7-2600k Quad Core 3.40GHz * 2GB NVIDIA GEFORCE GTX 560 Ti Cameras: Canon XF300 + Pow
DVDA 6.0, BDs and Pop-Up Menus!!
by Ken Bennett 3 years ago
When I create BD ISO files from DVDA 6.0, the disks that are created have no options for the so-called Pop-Up Menu button found on all BD remotes. So if the viewer goes to a sub-menu and selects, say
Re: DVDA 6.0, BDs and Pop-Up Menus!!
by John Rofrano 3 years ago
I thought the Pop-Up Menu button was a Java driven menu button that DVD Architect didn't support. I believe the Return button is what you are supposed to use to get back to the previous menu for Blu-r
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Downloaded Vimeo video...question
by Ron Whitaker 3 years ago
This goes along with my post below. I was able to download a video from Vimeo. The video downloaded in .MP4 format. Since I'll be putting it to (standard) DVD, I will need to add some chapter markers,
Re: Downloaded Vimeo video...question
by Steve Rhoden 3 years ago
Yes, it will degrade the quality Ron, but putting it to standard DVD will be ok, you will still get bit of a decent result. However when doing this, try not to add too much effects filters to it, caus
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DVD Architect on a computer with no burner
by Matthew Beall 3 years ago
I have a notebook with no burner, and I would like to still use DVD Architect to create DVDs and just create ISO files. However, when I choose to burn a DVD and get to the 'select burn parameters', ev
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Re: DVD Architect on a computer with no burner
by Stephen Mann 3 years ago
The search feature of the various forums is pretty useless, so when I find a gem of advice, I put it into my Wiki. When possible, I credit the source. You are welcome to use the Wiki. Steve Mann MannM
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OK. So, what's Sony Vegas lacking?
by Ron Whitaker 3 years ago
Earlier today I was over at the Cinema5D website and reading through this forum thread. Someone had asked the infamous which-editing-software question, and received a lot of responses. Vegas came up i
Re: OK. So, what's Sony Vegas lacking?
by John Rofrano 3 years ago
Ron Whitaker "So, my question is: what is Vegas (supposedly) lacking that the "big boys" got "Well, I don't know what those people thought was lacking but this would be my list of improvements: Media
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Optimizing Vegas 12 over multiple drives
by Tim Riordan 3 years ago
Hi All, I have Vegas 12 64bit build 770, and am running Win 7 Ultimate. I am just adding a third HDD today and am wondering about optimizing Vegas across several drives. I have my OS and Vegas install
Re: Optimizing Vegas 12 over multiple drives
by Mike Kujbida 3 years ago
I prefer to keep all related project material in a single master folder. This is the way I've always done it and it works for me as well as making backups much easier. When I start a new project, I cr
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Update to random flickering issue in rendered output
by Nigel O'Neill 5 years ago
SVP12 build 563 appears to have resolved the issue. Reported 4 weeks ago: I just finished a video in SVP 12. While reviewing the DVD, I noticed a random flicker in the video. The flicker is present in
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Re: Update to random flickering issue in rendered output
by Nigel O'Neill 5 years ago
Sony contacted me, I verified it.
Thanks to Mr.John Rofrano,Mr.Steve Rhoden and Others
by Thayalan Paramasawam 5 years ago
Hi sir, Thank You very much Mr.John Rofrano,Mr.Steve Rhoden and Guys who help me out and guide me on SONY VEGAS PRO.I have improve my video editing after join this great creativecow forum.At last my n
Re: Thanks to Mr.John Rofrano,Mr.Steve Rhoden and Others
by John Rofrano 5 years ago
Yes, glad that we could help you out. jr www.johnrofrano.com www.vasst.com
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News: Sony Creative Software Announces Acquisition of NetBlender
by Cow News Droid 6 years ago
Combination Will Extend World-Class Blu-ray Disc Authoring Capabilities to Additional Multimedia Professionals and Prosumers (Madison, Wisconsin--October 24, 2011) Sony Creative Software, a global pro
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Re: News: Sony Creative Software Announces Acquisition of NetBlender
by Nigel O'Neill 6 years ago
With the cost of USB memory sticks plummeting, my customers are requesting to have 'blu-ray' content delivered on 32GB memory sticks, which they then play off a media centre. I wonder if NetBlender is
Repost: NXCAM and CS4
by Nigel O'Neill 7 years ago
Any suggestions how I get NXCAM 1920x1080 from a Sony NX5 to work in Premiere CS4 Video is conformed okay when imported, but all I get for the audio track is literally white noise. I tried delinking t
Re: Repost: NXCAM and CS4
by Nigel O'Neill 7 years ago
Thanks guys I am actually helping someone out and we have been trying various things. He has Vegas 9 Pro but only cos it came with his NX5. He will use it to transcode footage to a HDV 1440 1080i inte
NXCAM and CS4
by Nigel O'Neill 7 years ago
Any suggestions how I get NXCAM 1920x1080 from a Sony NX5 to work in Premiere CS4 Video is conformed okay, but all I get for the audio track is literally white noise. The footage plays okay in the cli
Re: NXCAM and CS4
by Nigel O'Neill 7 years ago
I am advising someone in an edit and he uses CS4. He has Vegas 9 Pro but only has it cos it came with the camera which he just got. He wants to edit in CS4 as he has lots of experience, so I am sugges
Why not Adobe PPCS4 won't work with Win7 Ultimate
by Pushpanatha de Silva 7 years ago
Can u please explain why Adobe PremierePro CS4 won'r work properly with Windows 7 Ultimate Is it because of a "bit" differences or for any other reason I have freezing problems on time line.. I am usi
Re: Why not Adobe PPCS4 won't work with Win7 Ultimate
by Nigel O'Neill 7 years ago
Pushpa You may want to use the XDCAM explorer and play with export formats. If you are the same Pushpa who used to be in QMM, I believe you still have my email address, and I can put you in touch with
NXCAM and CS4
by Nigel O'Neill 7 years ago
Any suggestions how I get NXCAM 1920x1080 from a Sony NX5 to work in Premiere CS4 Video is conformed okay when imported, but all I get for the audio track is literally white noise. I tried delinking t
Re: NXCAM and CS4
by Colin Browell 7 years ago
Poste deleted - just noticed the "Repost" thread
Editing NXCAM footage woes
by Nigel O'Neill 8 years ago
Hi I've been given some mpg files exported from a Sony NX5 camera, and Vegas 9.0e (32 and 64 bit) is having major difficulties editing it. I was given about 20 small clips which sometimes load on the
Re: Editing NXCAM footage woes
by Nigel O'Neill 8 years ago
Thanks Adrian for the tip, although I might not pass on the comments to the owner operator about the NX5 being cr*p :-). Personally, I still use the Z1P and FX1 tape based cameras, and get great resul
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