Use the Preferences dialog to set your preferences for different application behaviors. To display the Preferences dialog, from the Main Menu, select File -> Preferences. The Preferences dialog is shown in the figure below:
The following fields are on the Preferences dialog:
Tasks List Group
Include sub-folders when inserting folders in the Tasks List Check box
When selected, whenever you insert a folder in the Tasks List (either by drag and drop or by using the Insert command in the Files list panel), MēConvert for ZEN will traverse the folders subfolders to find and insert any multimedia files that are discovered. This check box is selected by default.
Auto-respond to DVD events Check box
When selected, MēConvert for ZENwill automatically detect inserted video DVD discs and offer to convert them.
Resize video with ultra high quality Check box
When selected, MēConvert for ZEN will resize videos (if necessary, when converted) using a high quality resize, which will give better results with some videos, but it is certainly slower.
Disable screen saver while converting Check box
When selected, MēConvert for ZEN will disable Windows screen savers if a conversion is running. Some conversions may fail if a screen saver starts during conversion. (recommended)
Use the Overwriting options to select what to do when saving a file and a file with the same name currently exists. The available options are:
Ask for overwrite: application will show a dialog asking for proper action to take when overwriting situation occurs.
Overwrite: Replace the existing file.
Rename: Rename the target filename.
Use the Notifications options to select what kind of notifications to send.
Play a sound when conversion is completed check box
When selected, a brief sound notification will be played once the conversion is finished.
Log File Group
Use the Log Report group to have the results from the conversion process written to a text file.
Save Log Report Check box
Select the Save Log Report check box to have the results from the conversion process written to a text file. Select the Browse button to open a Windows Save dialog to select a log filename and location.
Note that if the file selected for the log report file already contains data, MēConvert for ZEN will append the log report to the file.
To view the report, select the View button.
MēConvert for ZENdisplays warning messages.
Warning messages have a check box that, when selected, turns off the future display of that particular message. To set all messages to display again, select the Reset button.
Select the OK button to close the dialog and apply changes.
Select the Cancel button to close the dialog and discard changes.
Select the Help button to open a popup help topic for this dialog.