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Short Movie Creator (Windows)

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This software updates Short Movie Creator Ver. 1.0.0 - Ver. 1.2.0 to Ver. 1.3.1. Short Movie Creator Ver. 1.0.0-1.2.0 must be installed before proceeding with this update. Short Movie Creator software is only supplied on CD with Nikon 1 series digital cameras.

Short Movie Creator is a movie editing software application that enables you to easily create original movies with the effects and background music of your choice, using images and movies taken with a digital camera. Short Movie Creator analyzes the registered source files and automatically edits the movie based on the settings that you apply. Movies created with Short Movie Creator are referred to as "short movies".


Modifications enabled with Ver. 1.3.1

Modifications that apply to both the Windows and Mac versions

  • When short movies recorded to a memory card using the Create movie…>Save to camera (memory card) option were played back on a Nikon 1 V2, sound sometimes did not play.  This issue has been resolved.

Modification that applies to Windows version only

  • It has been confirmed that there are no problems with operation under Windows 8.1.

Modifications enabled with Ver. 1.3.0

Modifications that apply to both the Windows and Mac versions

  • Support for the Nikon 1 V2 has been added.

Additional modifications to the Mac version

  • Support for Mac OS X version 10.8 has been added.
  • Support for Mac OS X version 10.5 has been removed.
Notes
  • Unsupported Files
    Windows and Mac versions
    - Movies created with Save to camera (memory card) selected in the Short Movie Creator Ver. 1.2.0 or earlier Create Movie dialogue box cannot be played back with the Nikon 1 V2. To play back such movies with the Nikon 1 V2, they must be created using Short Movie Creator Ver. 1.3.0.
    - MOV format movie files (MotionJPEG) recorded with COOLPIX series cameras are not supported.
    - Movies recorded at a setting of 1080/60i are handled as 1080/30p movies.
    Windows versions only
    MOV-format movie files created with Nikon Movie Editor included in ViewNX 2 Ver. 2.1.2 or earlier are not supported.
    MOV-format movie files created using the Convert Motion Snapshot to Movie... option in the File menu with ViewNX 2 Ver. 2.3.0 or earlier are not supported.
    Mac versions only
    AVI-format movie files recorded with the COOLPIX L15, L16, L18, L19, L20, L21, L22, and S520 are not supported.
     

  • File Playback
    Windows and Mac versions
    - Audio will not be played back on movies captured with the D7000 with the firmware version 1.01 or older, and the D3100.
    - In order for a user to use sample music when logged in under a user account other than that used to install the software, the user must first log in to the account used to install the software and copy the sample music file to a shared location.
    - Playback of movie files created by Short Movie Creator for transfer to a camera (memory card) is not guaranteed on all third party applications.
    Mac versions only
    - When previewing projects created using full-HD data, playback may seem to stutter, or be slow, if the computer's level of performance does not support sufficiently fast preview display. Movies will be created normally.
  • Saving files
    Windows and Mac versions
    - Movies in an aspect ratio other than 4:3 or 16:9 will be converted to a 4:3 or 16:9 aspect ratio. Because movies captured by the Nikon 1 V1 during still image capture are in an aspect ratio of 3:2, the aspect ratio will not be preserved.
  • Adding content
    Windows and Mac versions
    - Up to 20 music files can be added. Up to a combined total of 50 still image and movie files can be added as source files.

    However, there is a limit of 20 movie files for the Mac version.

System requirements

Windows

- Windows 7 (Service Pack 1)
- Windows Vista (Service Pack 2)
-
Windows XP (Service Pack 3, 32 bit only)

- This application requires a computer with a pre-installed operating system.

- Only the 32-bit versions of Windows XP are supported.

- Both 32-bit and 64-bit versions of Windows 7 and Vista are supported. However on a computer running a 64-bit OS this software operates as a 32-bit application.  

Mac OS X
Mac OS X versions 10.6.8, 10.7.4 and 10.8.2

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Installation

You must have Administrator authority when installing this software. Exit Short Movie Creator, turn off all virus-checking software and all other applications that may be running before proceeding with this upgrade.

This Updater Software cannot be used to install a different language version, or to modify the language version, of the application currently installed.

Windows

  1. Create a new folder on the hard disk and name it appropriately.
  2. Download the Windows version of this software to the folder created in step 1.
  3. Run the downloaded .EXE file from Windows Explorer to launch the software installer.
  4. Follow the on screen instructions to complete the installation.
Mac OS X
  1. Create a new folder on the hard disk and name it appropriately.
  2. Download the Mac version of this software to the folder created in step 1.
  3. Double-click the .DMG file to mount the disk image. A file will be created inside the disk image.
  4. Run the file to launch the software installer.
  5. Follow the on-screen instructions to complete the installation.

If a dialogue box recommending that the computer be restarted is displayed, follow the instructions and restart the computer.

For instructions on using this software, see Short Movie Creator Help in the Short Movie Creator Help menu.

This software updates Short Movie Creator Ver. 1.0.0 - Ver. 1.2.0 to Ver. 1.3.1. Short Movie Creator Ver. 1.0.0-1.2.0 must be installed before proceeding with this update. Short Movie Creator software is only supplied on CD with Nikon 1 series digital cameras.

Short Movie Creator is a movie editing software application that enables you to easily create original movies with the effects and background music of your choice, using images and movies taken with a digital camera. Short Movie Creator analyzes the registered source files and automatically edits the movie based on the settings that you apply. Movies created with Short Movie Creator are referred to as "short movies".


Modifications enabled with Ver. 1.3.1

Modifications that apply to both the Windows and Mac versions

  • When short movies recorded to a memory card using the Create movie…>Save to camera (memory card) option were played back on a Nikon 1 V2, sound sometimes did not play.  This issue has been resolved.

Modification that applies to Windows version only

  • It has been confirmed that there are no problems with operation under Windows 8.1.

Modifications enabled with Ver. 1.3.0

Modifications that apply to both the Windows and Mac versions

  • Support for the Nikon 1 V2 has been added.

Additional modifications to the Mac version

  • Support for Mac OS X version 10.8 has been added.
  • Support for Mac OS X version 10.5 has been removed.
Notes
  • Unsupported Files
    Windows and Mac versions
    - Movies created with Save to camera (memory card) selected in the Short Movie Creator Ver. 1.2.0 or earlier Create Movie dialogue box cannot be played back with the Nikon 1 V2. To play back such movies with the Nikon 1 V2, they must be created using Short Movie Creator Ver. 1.3.0.
    - MOV format movie files (MotionJPEG) recorded with COOLPIX series cameras are not supported.
    - Movies recorded at a setting of 1080/60i are handled as 1080/30p movies.
    Windows versions only
    MOV-format movie files created with Nikon Movie Editor included in ViewNX 2 Ver. 2.1.2 or earlier are not supported.
    MOV-format movie files created using the Convert Motion Snapshot to Movie... option in the File menu with ViewNX 2 Ver. 2.3.0 or earlier are not supported.
    Mac versions only
    AVI-format movie files recorded with the COOLPIX L15, L16, L18, L19, L20, L21, L22, and S520 are not supported.
     

  • File Playback
    Windows and Mac versions
    - Audio will not be played back on movies captured with the D7000 with the firmware version 1.01 or older, and the D3100.
    - In order for a user to use sample music when logged in under a user account other than that used to install the software, the user must first log in to the account used to install the software and copy the sample music file to a shared location.
    - Playback of movie files created by Short Movie Creator for transfer to a camera (memory card) is not guaranteed on all third party applications.
    Mac versions only
    - When previewing projects created using full-HD data, playback may seem to stutter, or be slow, if the computer's level of performance does not support sufficiently fast preview display. Movies will be created normally.
  • Saving files
    Windows and Mac versions
    - Movies in an aspect ratio other than 4:3 or 16:9 will be converted to a 4:3 or 16:9 aspect ratio. Because movies captured by the Nikon 1 V1 during still image capture are in an aspect ratio of 3:2, the aspect ratio will not be preserved.
  • Adding content
    Windows and Mac versions
    - Up to 20 music files can be added. Up to a combined total of 50 still image and movie files can be added as source files.

    However, there is a limit of 20 movie files for the Mac version.

System requirements

Windows

- Windows 7 (Service Pack 1)
- Windows Vista (Service Pack 2)
-
Windows XP (Service Pack 3, 32 bit only)

- This application requires a computer with a pre-installed operating system.

- Only the 32-bit versions of Windows XP are supported.

- Both 32-bit and 64-bit versions of Windows 7 and Vista are supported. However on a computer running a 64-bit OS this software operates as a 32-bit application.  

Mac OS X
Mac OS X versions 10.6.8, 10.7.4 and 10.8.2

Download file - 50.49 MB
(S-SMC___-010301WU-___EN-32BIT_.exe)

Download file - 65.77 MB
(S-SMC___-010301MU-___EN-32BIT_.dmg)

 

Installation

You must have Administrator authority when installing this software. Exit Short Movie Creator, turn off all virus-checking software and all other applications that may be running before proceeding with this upgrade.

This Updater Software cannot be used to install a different language version, or to modify the language version, of the application currently installed.

Windows

  1. Create a new folder on the hard disk and name it appropriately.
  2. Download the Windows version of this software to the folder created in step 1.
  3. Run the downloaded .EXE file from Windows Explorer to launch the software installer.
  4. Follow the on screen instructions to complete the installation.
Mac OS X
  1. Create a new folder on the hard disk and name it appropriately.
  2. Download the Mac version of this software to the folder created in step 1.
  3. Double-click the .DMG file to mount the disk image. A file will be created inside the disk image.
  4. Run the file to launch the software installer.
  5. Follow the on-screen instructions to complete the installation.

If a dialogue box recommending that the computer be restarted is displayed, follow the instructions and restart the computer.

For instructions on using this software, see Short Movie Creator Help in the Short Movie Creator Help menu.

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