Batch Monitor

You use Batch Monitor to monitor the progress of all transcoding batch activity, including estimates for the transcoding time remaining for all jobs. Batch Monitor is a separate application that can be opened without opening Compressor. For more details on Batch Monitor, see the Batch Monitor User Manual.

Figure. The Batch Monitor window.
To open Batch Monitor
Do one of the following:
  • Click the Batch Monitor button in the Batch window toolbar.

  • Double-click the Batch Monitor icon in the Utilities folder.

You can also set Compressor preferences so that Batch Monitor opens automatically when you submit a batch. See Setting Compressor Preferences for more information.

Batch Monitor displays the status of all your submitted batches, including each batch’s name and other details. You can view reports for both successful and failed jobs in Batch Monitor as well as the History window.

For more information about the controls and settings in Batch Monitor, see the Batch Monitor User Manual.