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HamMultiPlayer is a free film organizer to go looking, preview, delete, transfer, and duplicate motion pictures or video recordsdata. It has infinite options but it’s not so troublesome to make use of. You should use it to preview a number of video recordsdata with reside thumbnails after which take motion for any file. You should use it to play a number of components of a video to get its abstract, generate thumbnails as a single picture that covers the entire video, and examine two movies recordsdata. It’s as much as you if you wish to examine two totally different movies aspect by aspect or just one video having two totally different copies. Evaluating one video is useful when you may have two totally different copies of a video and need to verify audio video high quality of these movies.
You can even play video in mirror, flip, and quad view mode. So, it gained’t be mistaken if I say it’s a highly effective video organizer software program. This software program makes use of the libraries of MediaInfo and MPlayer. So all the pieces that may be performed with MPlayer might be displayed and performed utilizing this software program (equivalent to MP4, AVI, MPEG, PNG, XVID, MOV, MKV, WMA, and many others.). The software program helps audio and picture recordsdata additionally, however it’s not so helpful for these recordsdata. It is sensible once you use this software program for video recordsdata.
Interface of this free film organizer software program is seen in above screenshot the place you may see the preview of a number of movies, chosen video in giant view mode and the listing of films scanned by the software program. It additionally helps hotkeys to take totally different actions like enhance and reduce quantity, present preview, create preview thumbnails, and many others.
Observe: This software program is heavy on system sources (particularly reminiscence), so it really works correctly on well-configured PCs. Additionally, make it possible for when utilizing this software program, there isn’t any different heavy exercise (equivalent to disk defragmentation) taking place in your PC.
Utilizing This Free Film Organizer Software program:
HamMultiPlayer is a transportable software program (round 18 MB in dimension). You’ll be able to use this link to get its transportable utility and launch it.
The interface of this free film organizer software program has three important components which cowl all the pieces associated to this software program. These are:
- Backside proper half, utilizing which you’ll be able to choose the directories or folders and begin the scan to fetch video recordsdata and present their reside thumbnails. Most 10 reside thumbnails (means 10 movies) might be previewed at a time. If you wish to change a video for preview, then you want to first choose a reside thumbnail, then double-click on a video from the listing to switch earlier video with the new video. This half additionally accommodates some choices like change show mode, wall show, view the small print associated to motion pictures (like film title, file sort, dimension and date), and many others.
- High half the place you may see the preview of various movies or one single video in reside thumbnails.
- The underside left-middle half is used to point out the at the moment chosen video.
Interface is simply too difficult particularly if you end up utilizing some film organizer for the primary time. It is going to take a while to get aware of all the interface, however after that, you’ll be capable to absolutely recognize the facility of this freeware.
Let’s take a look on the important options offered by this free film organizer software program.
Preview A number of Movies or A Single Video In Reside Thumbnails:
Reside thumbnail preview for a number of movies or a single video is kind of attention-grabbing function on this software program. When you may have chosen the folder and this software program has scanned the listing, then it mechanically exhibits the highest 5 movies in Reside thumbnails. Nonetheless, you may choose the variety of previews utilizing Preferences window. You’ll be able to entry this window by right-clicking the tray icon of this software program and choosing Preferences possibility. You’ll be able to choose four thumbnails in a row, 5 thumbnails in a row, and 10 thumbnails in 2 rows (5 thumbnails in every row). So most 10 reside thumbnails might be considered on its interface. For every particular person thumbnail, fundamental playback controls (like pause, ahead, backward, and many others.) can be found.
This software program by default exhibits the thumbnail preview for a number of movies. Nonetheless, you need to use the subsequent arrow button (as highlighted in above screenshot) to point out totally different components of a single video in all of the thumbnails. Clicking on a specific thumbnail will present the video within the giant view mode on the backside left a part of its interface.
Observe: On its homepage, it’s talked about that you could allow 16 previews of a single video, however I wasn’t ready to determine how. In my case, I used to be in a position to preview as much as 10 movies at a time.
Twin View Mode To Examine Two Motion pictures:
You’ll be able to activate twin view mode to match two motion pictures or two totally different components of a single film. You might want to use the icon (highlighted within the above screenshot) to change the show mode to twin view mode. After that, the underside a part of its interface will get break up in two components. When it’s completed, you need to use reside thumbnails and choose any two thumbnails to view movies in twin view mode.
Watch A Video In Mirror, Flip, and Quad View Modes:
This is without doubt one of the attention-grabbing options of this software program. You should use Mirror, Flip, or Quad view mode for any chosen video and watch that video in that mode in full display screen. This function is named Wall Show. To make use of this function, you want to right-click on a reside thumbnail and it’ll open a small field. In that field, click on on Fx tab. There you will note Mirror, Flip, and Quad buttons.
Choose any button and the video can be performed in full display screen in that specific mode.
Create Thumbnails for Video:
Video Thumbnail generator can be an attention-grabbing function. Mainly, this function generates a single picture containing thumbnails that cowl the entire video. In reside Thumbnail of a video, there’s a Search button. Clicking that button mechanically generates the thumbnails of that specific video and exhibits it on the underside a part of its interface. By default, there are eight thumbnails in a single line. Nonetheless, you may change this quantity between four to 20 through the use of Preferences window.
This function is kind of helpful, however it gained’t allow you to save the thumbnails. To avoid wasting the thumbnails, you first must generate them in another approach. For this, entry Choices field by right-clicking on reside thumbnail of a video and click on on Misc tab. Misc tab accommodates a Create button. Press that button and Thumbnails footage creation window will open. See the screenshot beneath.
Utilizing this window, you may set the variety of thumbnails per line, output folder, compression degree, textual content shade to point out time of every particular person thumbnail, and many others. When these choices are set, press Create button. It is going to present all thumbnails after which saves them to chose folder. Nonetheless, thumbnail creation takes time, so you want to be affected person.
Rename, Copy, Transfer, and Delete Any Video:
This is a vital function. Merely right-click on a reside thumbnail and choices field will open. Right here, you want to entry Export tab. After accessing that tab, you will note Rename, Copy, Transfer, and Delete buttons. Use these buttons to take motion for that specific video.
Different Key Options Current In This Free Film Organizer Software program:
Another necessary options are additionally out there that you could entry utilizing Preferences window and Choices field that comes once you right-click on a reside thumbnail. Listed below are some key options:
- You’ll be able to set quantity label, audio sort (stereo, mono, multichannel, and many others.), and equalizer for movies.
- Utilizing Preferences window, you may set video high quality decoding mode: quick, medium, and excessive.
- You’ll be able to swap reside thumbnails and in addition examine if one thumbnail video is similar or totally different than different.
- You’ll be able to set hue, brightness, distinction, gamma, sharpness, and saturation degree for any video. For that, entry Picture tab out there in Choices field.
- You’ll be able to change Show View mode to listing view, twin view (as defined above), and full width. The total-width mode exhibits just one video on the backside a part of its interface.
- It additionally helps a number of displays (in case you have).
Points That I Confronted Throughout My Testing:
Aside from its good factors, there are some bugs that I got here throughout:
- The very very first thing after executing this software program that you will note is its About web page. This web page exhibits some fast begin ideas and different data, which is sweet to learn. Nonetheless, there isn’t any shut button to terminate that web page. You might want to place mouse cursor on the taskbar icon of this software program after which use shut button seen on the thumbnail to shut it. Though, its system tray icon offers About possibility to point out/conceal About web page, however it doesn’t work and crashes the software program on the time of choosing the video folders. So, you must use the taskbar thumbnail to shut the About web page. Additionally, you want to do that everytime you launch this software program, as a result of About web page opens each time.
- Generally I wasn’t in a position to entry Preferences window.
- The software program didn’t shut many a occasions after I tried to take action. I needed to take the assistance of Activity Supervisor to shut this software program.
- Thumbnail creation function didn’t work at all times after which I needed to press Esc key to depart the method and are available again to the principle interface.
- Generally, there was no audio for chosen film. Nonetheless, it occurred 2-Three occasions solely after which this concern was resolved.
So I suppose these are some factors that must be taken care by the developer to make this software program work easily. Possibly these bugs can be mounted within the coming updates.
HamMultiPlayer is a unprecedented film organizer software program that has tons of options. I actually like its options to view reside thumbnails of various motion pictures or similar film, generate abstract thumbnails of a video, examine two movies, view video with mirror, quad, and flip results, and extra. I needed to wrestle generally however that may not be a bother if future updates cowl and repair all these points. Total, this highly effective film organizer software program deserves a attempt.