Videomate User Guide

With Dimo Videomate, you can easily download and convert video/audio files to optimum format for personal use in iPhone, iPad, Android, VR, TV, game consoles, editors, etc., edit/play/share media contents to devices and make ISO by following the guide with steps below.

Convert Video and Audio

Convert Recorded/Downloaded Video

The videos captured through phone/camcorder or downloaded from online have specific file formats which are not compatible with many devices. Therefore to make recordings or video downloads compatible with most of your devices, they must be converted to some popular output format. With Dimo Videomate, the recorded or downloaded video can be easily re-encoded into any other popular video format.

Step 1: Copy recorded/downloaded video to PC

Connect your phone/camcorder to PC Before start to convert recorded video, you need to connect your phone or camcorder where stored the video to computer wit USB cable or wirelessly. Once you have connected your camcorder/phone to computer, you can now export your recordings from camcorder/phone to PC. Save the exported video files at a known location in your computer. Or copy downloaded movies and videos to your PC.

Step 2: Launch Dimo Videomate

When you have saved all recordings or video downloads on your computer, launch Dimo Videomate by double clicking the installation file.

Step 3: Load videos/audio to convert

After successfully launching Dimo Videomate, you are now expected to load video files in it. You can either using the dragging method or "Add File" method to import recorded/downloaded video to this top video converter.

Step 4: Edit video (Optional)

If you have video editing need, you can use crisp editing features offered by Dimo Videomate to trim, deinterlace, crop, add special effect, add text watermark, etc. However you can skip this step completely if you don't want any editing to be done.

Step 5: Choose output format

The main goal if video conversion process is to change video format. Dimo Videomate supports more than hundreds of file formats and you can choose any one from them according to your requirement. You can choose needed one from "Format","Device","Editor","4K Video","TV","Games" and "VR" from "Select Format" section in the right pane.

Step 6: Custom output format

Dimo Videomate also allows users to custom output video/audio parameters. You can custom define output format by clicking "Settings" button and filling out the appropriate details.

Step 7: Define output folder

The next step is to specify output folder. By default, Dimo Videomate allocates a folder for all the resultant files. However you can change the location of output folder according to your requirement.

Step 8: Start video conversion

When all the settings are done, you can start converting recorded/downloaded video file by clicking on "Start" button. The conversion time will depend upon the length of the video being converted.


Edit Video

Support basic editing functions:Trim, adjust, crop, rotate, watermark,3D effect etc.

Step 1: Launch Dimo Videomate.

First install and launch Dimo Videomate on your computer.

Step 2: Import source file to the program. It is pretty easily to load files with Dimo Videomate, you can directly drag and drop the files to the program or use the "Add file" button to load source file.

Step 3: Click the "Edit" option to open "Video Editor" window.

After the files are successfully loaded in the program, hit the "Edit" icon to open a new video editing window.

Step 4:

Trim Video

Trim video to get desired parts.

In the opened video editing window, click the "Trim" tab, under the trim tab, drag the slider bar on the "start" line to set the start trimming point, move the slider bar on the "end" line to set the ending time point, then click "Add Trim Marker" button to add this segment for trimming.

If you need to trim multiple segments, choose another trim start time and end time, then use "Add Trim Marker" button again. You can modify the start time and the end time according. However if any point of time, you are not happy with the trimming, you can use the delete button and set the trimming start point again. If you like to put these trimming segments in right order, click "Up" or "Down" button to do adjustment. To add this multiple trimming segments into one file, check "Merge" option, otherwise you will get splitted trimming files.

Vignette Video

Pull down the function choices and find the "Vignette" feature. Hit it on.

Vignette

Crop Video

The above four icon are used for flipping the video in various angles and rotate your source files. To make the display effect better fitted, you can choose "Keep aspect", "Fullscreen", "16:9" or "4:3", then use the "Crop" button to adjust the crop frame.

Deinterlace Video

In the window of edit, here has several choices. Choose "Effect" icon. There are many video effecting choices. Look for "Deinterlace" function in the first-line function choices. Click the image and then just close the window.

Add Text Watermark

In the video editing window, click "Watermark" icon under the video screen where you can add a textual watermark. Just tap the text what you want to add into the video in the right place. You can choose font size and and adjust the horizontal and vertical position of the text watermark. After all the settings, click "Apply".

Apply 3D Effect

Click "Edit" icon, turn to "3D" tab, and choose Left-Right option to add side-by-side effect to your 3D movies. Or you can start editing your 3D files by trimming, cropping, adding text watermark, apply special effect and so on.

Step 5: Define output file format.

On the main interface, click "Select Format" section on the right panel, in the pop out window, select your desired output format for the trimmed video.

Step 6: Choose output folder.

Specify a destination folder on your computer to save the trimmed videos. You can also choose to skip this step if you want to save the generated file in the default location.

Step 7: Start the conversion process.

Click on the "Start" button to start the video conversion process, it will take a few minutes (depending on file size) for the conversion to complete.


Make ISO

Dimo Videomate allows the users to make ISO from the video folder or Blu-ray directly. Please follow the steps below to create ISO using Dimo Videomate:

Step 1: Launch Dimo and add files

Launch Dimo Videomate and click "Make ISO" to locate your source video folder.

Step 2: Start making ISO

Click on the "Start" button to start the video to ISO converting process. It will take a few minutes to complete the process.


Play Video

Dimo Videomate can enable you to play any video files stored on your computer no matter what video format and codec the video is. Please follow the steps below to play videos through Dimo Videomate:

Step 1: Launch Dimo Videomate

Download and install Dimo Videomate. Then launch Dimo Videomate by double clicking the installation file.

Step 2: Choose the "Converter" tab

When you launch the Dimo Videomate, the "Converter" tab is already selected by default. However if any other tab is selected, you should switch to the "Converter" tab.

Step 3: Load Source Video

Now, you can import the source video to Dimo Videomate. You can load the video file by dragging it into the interface. Or you can click on "Add File" button and open the file explorer. Then you can select the desired video file from the explorer quickly.

Step 4: Start to Play Video

After you loaded the video into Dimo Videomate, you can see the movie list on the interface. Move the mouse on the video file you want to play and double click it, a media player will pop up and you can play your video now.

Play video


Cast Video to Devices/TVs

Dimo Videomate has a outstanding advantage. That is you can cast the converted video to your iPhone, iPad, Android Tablet/Phone, TV by the "Media Server" feature offered by Dimo Videomate.

Step 1: Keep your device and PC in same network

Firstly, you need to keep your portable devices and the PC running the software on in the same network.

Step 2: Open Dimo Videomate

The second step is to launch Dimo Videomate.

Step 3: Choose "Media Server" and locate source files

Click on "Media Server" icon at the top of the interface and choose the source folder to locate. Then your IP and Port will be detected automatically, and you will get a QR code.

Step 4: Scan the resulted OR code for sharing

Use your iPhone, iPad, Android phone/tablet to scan the QR code then you can play the video directly without needing to transfer the media to devices via USB. For TV users, you even can write http://IP:PORT like "http://192.168.1.109:8868/" (without quotation marks) to the address bar of your browser for sharing your media files.

The loaded video source will be listed and you can now play local files or converted movies on mobile devices or TV.