Adding Frame Controls to a Setting

You use the Frame Controls pane in the Inspector window to add frame resizing and retiming adjustments to your settings.

To add automatic Frame Controls adjustments to a setting
  1. Open the Settings tab.

  2. Select the setting in the Settings tab that you want to modify. (Or select a setting already applied to a source media file in the Batch window.)

  3. Click the Frame Controls tab in the Inspector window.

  4. Click the Automatic button next to the Frame Controls pop-up menu.

Compressor analyzes the transcoding job (the source media file and the applied setting) and then automatically determines the appropriate Frame Controls attributes.

In Automatic mode, Frame Controls technology is engaged in the following two types of transcodes only:

To add custom Frame Controls adjustments to a setting
  1. Open the Settings tab.

  2. Select the setting in the Settings tab that you want to modify. (Or select a setting already applied to a source media file in the Batch window.)

  3. Click the Frame Controls tab in the Inspector window.

  4. Choose On from the Frame Controls pop-up menu.

    Choosing On allows you to manually adjust all the attributes in the Frame Controls pane.

  5. Make changes to any of the following controls in the Frame Controls pane. (See About the Frame Controls Pane for details on each of the controls.)

    • Resize Filter

    • Output Fields

    • Deinterlace

    • Adaptive Details

    • Anti-alias

    • Details Level

    • Rate Conversion

    • Duration settings

  6. Click Save to save the changes.