Video2DV - System requirements

  • Microsoft Windows with DirectX 9.0 or higher.
  • Processor:
    • For DV-avi without recompression - any modern processor;
    • For DV-avi with recompression, DivX, Mpeg, etc - 1500Mhz or higher;
    • For jpeg, gif, etc with video effects - 3000Mhz or higher.
  • 512Mb RAM.
  • IEEE 1394 (FireWire, iLink).
  • DV camcorder (VCR, TV with DV-in) which is compatible with standard MS DV driver ('MS DV Camera and VCR' DirectShow Filter).


  • Video2DV is using potentialities of MS DirectX DirectShow, that's why quality and ability to play each single file depends on DirectShow filters installed into Your system.

  • Do not recommended to install various 'codec packs', install only necessary filters.

  • It is recommended to use FFDShow DirectShow filter with 'Resize' option on.
    Set 720*576 for for PAL or 720*480 for NTSC.

  • On slow computers use 'MainConcept DV Video Encoder. It uses less CPU power then standard 'MS DV Video Encoder'.