TMPGEnc MPEG Editor: An Overview

TMPGEnc MPEG Editor is a software program that allows you to edit, format and burn your video footage from various sources into many high quality output formats. Some of the features will be discussed through a brief overview.

Basic Features

You can import files in MPEG-1/2 format or files from the Windows Media Center and even high definition video files from your camcorders. This software also has great editing tools. Once you have managed to edit your videos at frame level, you can decide on the output format in the MPEG, Blu-ray disc, or a DVD. Let us look into each of these features.

Import

You can import any MPEG video or use the "Source Wizard" for the Windows Media Center files. You can also directly import videos from your HD camcorder through the I.LINK interface. So, you have a variety of easy options for importing files onto your PC.

Editing

TMPGEnc MPEG Editor has the Cut-Editing tool that allows you to erase unwanted scenes, or moments, easily or even split the video at your own discretion at the frame level. The audio filters help you to reduce or correct defects such as noise and volume, along with the addition of fade in and out options. It has more than 170 transition effects, making it easier for you to make a more professional looking video with great ease.

Output

Once you have edited your videos, this editing software allows you to choose an output format of your choice. So, you can save them as MPEG files, burn them onto a Blu-ray Disc or a DVD. It also allows you to make up your own DVD menu, making it even easier to share the videos with whomever you like.

Versions and Support

It has many versions from MPEG Editor 2.0, Premium to version 3.0 and you can easily upgrade to higher versions. They also carry Value Pack Bundles that have additional features. It works well with Windows 7, Vista SP1 and XP SP2. It is available in German, Spanish and Japanese languages, apart from English.