Jump to content
ligi

preview format default settings

Recommended Posts

Hi,

I tried to make the preview pane bigger, and changed the settings through the options, but it onlk made the picture smaller, and the frame surrounding it thicker.

I want to get back to the default settings. They were around  700+/- over 400+/-, but I don't remember the exact numbers.

What are the default settings for the preview format?

Thank you

Share this post


Link to post
Share on other sites

In OPTIONS for preview, click the chevron to the right of "Preset" and choose your setting.

To change PV window size, place the pointer on the vertical dots that are between the media area and PV window  - until double arrows appear.  Drag left or right.

Share this post


Link to post
Share on other sites

Hi

It is also well to remember that VP has to generate the preview pane in real time as you play the video. On some slower PCs this can cause the video to pause for extended periods with a "Generating Preview" message, particularly if the 1920 x 1080 pixel option is selected. If you find this happening you may find it better to set your preview format to around 640 x 360 (16:9). Unless you undock the preview pane into an independant window using the arrow in the top right hand corner, you will see no (or very little) difference in the preview resolution.

Nat

 

Share this post


Link to post
Share on other sites

To answer your original question, the default preview settings are:

Resolution: 768w x 432h (this is a 16:9 aspect ratio)

Framerate: 30.00 fps

While it's a non-standard resolution (i.e. not 360p, 480p, 720p, or 1080p), it most closely matches the area most monitors display the preview with.

Share this post


Link to post
Share on other sites

Create an account or sign in to comment

You need to be a member in order to leave a comment

Create an account

Sign up for a new account in our community. It's easy!

Register a new account

Sign in

Already have an account? Sign in here.

Sign In Now

×