Vimeo™ Help Site
Find answers and solutions to the most asked questions regarding Vimeo™
On this page you will find two chapters that can help you solve some of the problems you might be experiencing with your Vimeo™ account. In chapter one please find a description on how to download Vimeo™ HD videos as private copies for your own use and to convert the videos for your other devices at home and to go. In chapter two you will find the Vimeo™ FAQs with solutions for the most important problems. Please go on with reading:
1) Learn how to capture movies & download Vimeo™ videos
Please find attached a how-to description about how you can record Vimeo™ HD videos for your personal use
Close all browser windows and start Audials Moviebox. Switch to the "Save Video" view located in the "Streaming" section.
Select the profile with the desired file format from "Format".
Click the “Video recording” button. Choose the "Pick videos" option from the drop down menu. Next, depending on which browser you are using, click either the "Record from Chrome" or "Record from other browser/program" button.
Open Vimeo.com in your browser and play the desired video.
Click the rectangular “Download” button which appears in the browser on top of the video.
The video will now be downloaded and converted. The progress will be displayed next to it in the “Save Video” view.
After the recording is complete, the video will show up in the Audials player on the right side of your screen.
You can now play the video with Audials or drag and drop it into another application or Windows Explorer to export it.
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Audials Moviebox at a Glance: Tons of Options and Lots of Convenience at the Best Price
|Record and save video streams|
|High-performance video recording technology combines network sniffers and direct access to graphic cards|
|Videos are saved without a reduction of quality compared to the source|
|Easy to use via micro recording windows for every video|
|Perfect for video streams, online movie stores, media centers and video portals|
|Record and save all Apple iTunes' videos|
|Record user-defined picture sections as videos|
|Videos can be converted into suitable formats for any device after recording|
|Optional recording of audio tracks as MP3 files available|
|Convert video files and copy DVDs|
|Import all major video files for converting|
|Export video formats include WMV, MP4, MPEG4, AVI, 3GP and H.264|
|Converts video files as well by playing those files and automatically re-recording them from the screen|
|Extracts audio tracks from videos as audio files|
|7 universal profiles for easy configuration|
|Over 100 device profiles ensure optimized video output for all major playback device types|
|Optimizes files for PC, Mac, smartphone, tablet, iPhone, iPad, Xbox, PS3, PSP, Nintendo DS and many others|
|Batch conversion and automatic shut-down after completion of task available|
|Reads and converts DVDs directly, convenient partial-automatic selection of main film and language|
|Problematic DVDs can be copied by playing those files and re-recording them|
|Converts any DVD to the correct format for tablets, smartphones and netbooks|
|Enjoy your media anywhere with the media center, on your smartphone or with cloud storage|
|Convenient player with playlist management functions and graphic cover display|
|Various displays available according to artist, genre, etc.|
|Displays for beginners and experts available with configured information columns|
|Matching playlists for similar artists and genres generated automatically|
|Supports YouTube links and videos in playlists|
|Dual-device display enables flexible transfer from and to a wide-variety of devices and file locations|
|Optimized for Android smartphones, direct browsing and using playlists etc.|
|Compatible with iPhone / iPad / iPod and iTunes, perfect for filling up Apple hardware|
|Memory display for all devices|
|Copying in the background|
|Preconfigured for TelekomCloud, Dropbox, Microsoft Skydrive and many more|
|Automatic Internet searches for missing ID3 tags, album artwork and song lyrics|
|High-performance tag editor, easy drag-and-drop tagging available|
|Convenient creation and wireless uploading of customized ringtones for cell phones and smartphones|
2) Help Desk Support
Find answers and solutions of the most asked questions regardingVimeo™
Vimeo™ is a video sharing website where people can upload, share and watch videos. Founded in 2004, Vimeo™ was created by a group of filmmakers who started uploading their personal creations and, as time went on, it grew into a community of film and video enthusiasts sharing their own work and inspiring eachother. We were frequently asked for help regarding both Vimeo™ and our software please find solutions and answers to the most common issues by taking a look at the following FAQ:
How do I upload a video on Vimeo™?
Go to the upload page. Make sure to read the rules before starting the upload. You can only upload videos you made yourself. Once you are up to date with everything, hit the “Choose a Video to Upload” button, select the video you want to upload from your PC and click the “Choose” option. Your video will begin uploading on Vimeo™ (you will see a progress bar showing you how long the upload is going to take). Slower internet connections and large video files will take longer to upload. After the upload is ready, your video will go through a converting process.
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Is Vimeo™ a free service?
Yes, Vimeo™ is a free service. However, Vimeo™ does have two paid options: Vimeo™ Plus (for $59.95 a year) and Vimeo™ Pro (for $199.00 per year) which offer extra features and are mainly addressed to businesses and companies who want an easy to use platform to host their commercial content.
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What does a basic Vimeo™ account include?
Basic Vimeo™ accounts offer:
- 500MB per week of upload space
- 1 HD video upload per week
- Up to 10 video uploads per day
- 1 Channel, 1 Group, and 3 Albums
- Ability to download converted files
- Robust privacy controls
- Basic embedding features
- Huge street cred
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What is Vimeo™ Plus?
Vimeo™ Plus is a paid service which offers extra tools and features. For $59.95 a year, Vimeo™ Plus adds 10 times more space for your online videos (5GB per week) and higher conversion quality to the mix. Additionally, you get unlimited HD embedding with various customizing options (you can control every aspect from the player, buttons, which websites are allowed to embed your video, what is shown at the beginning and at the end etc.) and an ad-free environment (however, even though you won’t see the banner ads, people who watch your online video and who aren’t Vimeo™ Plus members, will continue to see the ads.).
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What is the difference between Vimeo™ Plus and Vimeo™ Pro?
Vimeo™ Pro is intended for businesses and companies specifically. However, even though Vimeo™ Pro offers features that you will not be able to access with a Vimeo™ Plus account, it limits bandwidth and community involvement. If you are a business or want to upload commercial content on Vimeo™, then Vimeo™ Pro is the option which most likely fits you. Vimeo™ Plus is made for individuals who want more features than they get with a basic Vimeo account (they are not allowed to upload commercial content though). Plus, there are differences regarding the storage space, video quality, presence of banner ads, HD upload and embedding, player customization, number of groups/channels/albums, level of privacy and, of course, the price as well.
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How many videos can I upload at a time on Vimeo™?
You can upload up to 5 videos at a time on Vimeo™ as long as they stay within the upload limits. And make sure to upload only videos you created yourself; unlike other similar websites, Vimeo™ only allows personal creations.
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Are there any size limits when uploading a video on Vimeo™?
For members who only have a basic Vimeo™ account, the weekly limit is 500MB and can upload video files up to 500MB each. Vimeo™ Plus members are allowed to upload within a 5GB limit. However, you should always keep in mind that there are countless variables in video compression and sometimes the video compression will fail even if the file type is accepted by the Vimeo™ uploader.
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How can I download a Vimeo™ video?
To download a Vimeo™ video, simply click the “Download” button located below the video, choose the version you would like to download and then right-click on the link. If you don’t want that other be able to download your Vimeo™ videos, click the “Settings” button from under your video, select the “Privacy” tab and uncheck the “Download the video” box.
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I have problems uploading and processing videos on Vimeo™, what can I do to fix them?
Problems uploading videos on Vimeo™ generally come from outdated browsers or Flash, slow internet connection and inaccurate compression settings. First of all, make sure everything is up to date and that you compressed your video accordingly to Vimeo’s recommended compression settings. If you are still facing difficulties uploading your video, you should ask for a solution in the forum.
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Videos from Vimeo.com are copyrighted. Any redistribution of them without the consent of the copyright owners may be a violation of the law in most countries, including the USA. Audials AG is not affiliated with Vimeo™, nor the company that owns the trademark rights to Vimeo™. This page is provided for compatibility purposes only, and in no case should be considered an endorsement of Audials Software products by any associated 3rd party. Vimeo™