Intro The Join Manager provides an easy to use interface for joining media video files.
To start the Join Manager, from the top menu click Tools > Join Manager > Show Join Manger
The interface The Join Manager is made up of theee parts. The Tool bar, the File list and the Status bar
Tool bar items
Short cut Key
Save Join list
Ctrl + S
Open Join list
Ctrl + O
Add files to list
Delete files from list
Move selected file up list
Move selected file down list
Ctrl + J
The file list The file list displays the order and details about the files you want to join The colums are broken up in to File locations and Timings. Audio and Video information.
Adding files to the Join List
Click the icon on the Tool bar, or the Ins key
Browse to the directory containing the files you want to join
Select them the files you want
The files will be added to the list alphabetically. Once added any of the items can be moved up or down the order. You may want to pre-number your files so they are imported in the right order.
If you've accidentally added a file you don't with to Join list, just select it, and click the icon, or press the Delete key
The file list shows audio and video information for each file. This can be used to make sure all your files have matching encoding settings. You'll receive a warning if a different file type or size is added.
For best results you should only join files that are of the same type and size. You'll get a warning message when adding different file types. If the application can't join those files you'll see red warning message in the bottom status bar.
Joining the files
Click the Join file icon or press Crtl + J
Browse to where you'd like the file to be saved
Name the file
Saving your Join List
Click the save icon or Ctrl + S
You'll need to set the joined file name before you save the Join List
Browse to where you'd like to save the joined file.
Enter the name, and add the desired extension. If it already exists you'll be asked if you want to save over it.
Now you'll get to save your list.
Again browse to where you'd like the save the join file list.