How to use the amazing features of Format Factory

In this article I am going to explain you some of the amazing features of a video conversion software called Format Factory. Along with converting videos from one format to another, it has way too many other features like join videos, mux and much more.

Hi friends, do you want to convert your favorite video files to a format that is compatible with your cell phone? Or do you want to upload some video to YouTube and want to convert a video file into mp4? Do you want to convert your audio or image files to another format? If these are the questions in your mind, then I have the answer for all the questions. Read on to know how to perform some interesting tasks with videos.

Format Factory:

Format Factory is a software that can convert almost all video, audio and picture formats out there. It also has many other features than just converting. Most of all it is a free software. So, go ahead and download it from their official website and install it.

Convert your videos:

Now start the software. On the left panel you will see different types of video formats. Select the one into which you want to convert. Now you will be brought to a new window where you can add files for conversion by clicking on the Add File button. After that click on OK and then on Start. This will start the conversion of the video into the format you selected.

Similarly you can also convert audios and even pictures (images) into different formats like jpg to png, ico, bmp, etc.

Create ISO from CD/DVD:

Along with conversion, there are many interesting extra features in format factory. One of them is saving the contents of a CD or DVD into an ISO or CSO format which can be used for creating bootable disks. This is useful when you want a software to boot from the CD/DVD.

To execute this feature, click on the tab called 'ROM device/DVD/CD/ISO. Insert the DVD/CD into the tray and select the correct drive. Then choose the format, either ISO or CSO. Now click on convert. This will create an ISO image for you. You can change the path of the output file. Or the default path is FFOutput in My Documents.

Join videos:

This is a very interesting feature in this software. With this, you can join two or more videos together into one video. This is really useful if you have videos in different number of parts. You can join all of them together into one big video of the format of your choice.

To do this, click on the Advanced Tab, and then click on Video Joiner. Now you will be provided with a window. In that select the format in which you want the output file. Then click on Add Files button and start adding video files into it. You can also add an entire folder by clicking on the folder icon. After adding all your videos, click on OK and then click on the Start button on the home screen. This will join all those videos and create a new combined video. Likewise you can also join audio files by selecting the Audio Joiner option.

Mux – Add two audios in a video:

This is a very interesting feature. You can add two audio files one for the left and one for the right track. It mean if you play the video, you will hear both the audio files you have added. When you select the right track you will hear the audio added on the right track.

To do this, click on the Advanced tab and then on the Mux button. Then select the video format. Now browse the select the video file. Then select the audios for both the left and the right tracks. Then click on OK and then on Start. This will create the video for you.


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