Video Converter Ultimate

How to Use iSkysoft Video Converter Ultimate

How to Convert Videos and DVDs

Video Converter Ultimate offers the ability to convert video and DVD movies to any format you like. Thanks to the preset and optimized profiles, you can easily convert video and DVD movies to mobile device compatible format to play on the go.


Import Media Files

Click on the "Add Files" button to add video files or click on the "Load DVD" button to import DVD movies, DVD folders, ISO files or IFO files. When added, a list of imported files will be shown in the program window.


Select An Output Format

The program provides converting video and DVD to over 150 formats. Simply select a preset format from the output format list without worrying about technical details such as the resolution, frame rate, etc. This is very convenient when you want to play video on your mobile devices.

you can also go to the 3D format section for 2D-3D video conversion and there are a variety of 3D video formats for you to choose from.

Select an output video format

Tip: To find the preset quickly, you can click the search button and input keyword to search.


Start Converting Video or DVD movies

When everything is configured properly, simply press the Convert button at bottom to start converting. You will see the green progress bar starts in the item bar immediately. You can cancel all tasks by clicking the Cancel button, or pause any item you want.


How to Burn Video/DVD movies to DVDs

Burn any video files (including ISO, VEDEO_TS) to DVD disc and play it on any DVD player


How to Import Video or DVD Movies for Burning

Click on the "Add Files" button to add video files, or click on the "Load DVD" button to import DVD movies, DVD folders, ISO files or IFO files. When imported, a list of imported files will be shown in the program window.


Select Your Favorite DVD Menu

On the right of the primary window, you can choose a DVD menu template and make DVD settings. There will be a default DVD menu for your DVD movie. To change it, simply click the DVD menu image and select one from the list. Also type your DVD title, add background music and background picture if necessary.

Select an output video format

Click OK to return to the main DVD burning window. On the right and at bottom, select where to burn DVD to, video quality, DVD disc type, aspect ratio, and you are ready to go.


Burn videos/DVD to DVD

When everything is OK, click the Burn button to starting burning DVD disc with your DVD drive.


How to Download/Record Videos

One-click to download any video from over 100+ supported video-sharing sites like YouTube, Metacafe, DailyMotion, etc. For those non-supported sites like Hulu, Netflix, and other live streaming sites, use the Standalone Video Recorder to record recognized screen area to high quality video file which can be easily converted or burned with iSkysoft Video Converter Ultimate.


2 Ways to Download Online Video

iSkysoft Video Converter Ultimate provides you with 2 ways to download video from sites like YouTube, DailyMotion, Vevo, and many more: The Add URL button in the primary window or the Download button at the top right corner of video player in your browser. You can directly click the Download button to start download video with Video Converter Ultimate or click the Add URL if you've copied the URL. Just paste to start downloading.

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Record Web Videos

If you cannot download video from sites like Hulu, Netflix, and your favorite video sites, you can always record it with the supplied iSkysoft Video Recorder. To record video, just run the standalone iSkysoft Video Recorder from Start > All Programs > iSkysoft > Video Converter Ultimate > iSkysoft Video Recorder and follow the on-screen instructions to play the video (Don't click the Exit button). The recording area will be automatically recognized. If not, just resize the red rectangle to set the recording area. Lastly, click Record to start recording the video. Click the "Record" button again to stop recording and the folder saving your recordings will open. All recordings will be stored in WMV format, which can be played using Windows Media Player. Then you can convert the recorded video to an optimum format for your mobile devices, including iPod, iPad, iPhone, etc.

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How to Edit Videos

Several options for you make a better or special video of your own.

Merge several videos into one

In the primary window, just check the "Merge all videos into one file" option at bottom before converting.


Edit videos with useful tools

Before you convert or burn video, you can always enhance video with several built-in video editing tools like Trim, Crop, Effect, Watermark and Subtitle. To open the work space, click the Edit button on each item bar, or right click to choose Edit option in the resulting menu. You will see the work space as below.

Clip one file into several

Trim: To trim your desired part of the selected video, move the left and right cuts under the progress bar to set the start and end points you want, and click the Trim button beneath the preview window.
Crop: In the Crop tab, you can zoom in or out your video easily. Just resize and drag the rectangle on the left window to select area you want. Also includes many options to change the aspect ratio.
Effect: In the Effect tab, you can adjust brightness, contrast and saturation, apply video effects to make your video special and perfect.
Watermark: In the Watermark tab, you can create a text watermark, or add an image as watermark. Also adjust the transparency, vertical and horizontal position for a good-looking watermark.
Subtitle: In the Subtitle tab, easily add subtitle to video with external .srt, .ssa, .ass subtitle files. This is very useful for educational video or multi-language movies.


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