How to Activate Mpeg-2 Codec for Magix Movie Edit Pro
If you are using Magix Movie Edit Pro, you may need to activate the Mpeg-2 codec to export your videos in DVD format. Mpeg-2 is a standard video compression format that is widely used for DVDs, TV broadcasts, and online streaming. However, due to licensing conditions, Magix does not include the Mpeg-2 codec by default in its software. You need to purchase and activate it separately.
In this article, we will show you how to activate the Mpeg-2 codec for Magix Movie Edit Pro in a few simple steps.
Step 1: Check your computer ID
The first step is to check your computer ID, which is a unique code that identifies your computer. You will need this code to order and activate the Mpeg-2 codec online or by phone.
To check your computer ID, open Magix Movie Edit Pro and go to Help > Activate codecs. A window will pop up with a list of codecs that you can activate. Select Mpeg-2 and click on Order activation code online. A new window will open with your computer ID displayed at the top. Copy or write down this code and close the window.
Step 2: Order the activation code
The next step is to order the activation code for the Mpeg-2 codec. You can do this online or by phone.
To order online, go to https://www.magix.com/us/support/technical-support/activation/ and enter your computer ID, email address, and payment details. You will receive an email with your activation code shortly after completing the order.
To order by phone, call the Magix activation hotline at +49 (0) 5741 310768 (Germany) or +1 305 722 5810 (USA). You will need to provide your computer ID and pay by credit card. You will receive your activation code by phone or email.
Step 3: Activate the codec
The final step is to activate the Mpeg-2 codec in Magix Movie Edit Pro using the activation code that you received.
To activate the codec, open Magix Movie Edit Pro and go to Help > Activate codecs. Select Mpeg-2 and click on Enter activation code manually. A new window will open where you can enter your activation code. Click on Activate now and wait for the confirmation message. Close the window and restart Magix Movie Edit Pro.
Congratulations! You have successfully activated the Mpeg-2 codec for Magix Movie Edit Pro. You can now export your videos in DVD format using the Mpeg-2 codec.
Why do you need the Mpeg-2 codec?
The Mpeg-2 codec is a video compression format that reduces the size of video files without compromising the quality. This makes it ideal for storing and transmitting high-quality videos, such as DVDs, TV broadcasts, and online streaming. The Mpeg-2 codec can also support multiple audio and subtitle tracks, as well as interactive menus and chapters.
However, the Mpeg-2 codec is not a free or open source format. It is protected by patents and requires a license fee to use. Therefore, many video editing software, such as Magix Movie Edit Pro, do not include the Mpeg-2 codec by default. You need to purchase and activate it separately if you want to export your videos in DVD format using the Mpeg-2 codec.
What are the benefits of activating the Mpeg-2 codec?
By activating the Mpeg-2 codec for Magix Movie Edit Pro, you can enjoy several benefits:
You can export your videos in DVD format using the Mpeg-2 codec, which is compatible with most DVD players and devices.
You can create high-quality videos with smaller file sizes, which saves storage space and bandwidth.
You can add multiple audio and subtitle tracks, as well as interactive menus and chapters, to your DVDs.
You can avoid compatibility issues and errors when exporting your videos in DVD format.
Activating the Mpeg-2 codec for Magix Movie Edit Pro is a one-time purchase that lasts for a lifetime. You can use it on any computer that has Magix Movie Edit Pro installed with the same computer ID. You can also transfer it to another computer by deactivating it on the old computer and activating it on the new one. c481cea774