Compressor preferences overview

You can modify Compressor preference settings to customize your workflow.

Open Compressor preferences

  • Choose Compressor > Preferences (or press Command-Comma), then click a button at the top of the window to open a pane.

    There are four panes in the preferences window:

    • Use the General pane to set basic application preferences.

    • Use the My Computer pane to allow other computers to use your computer to process batches.

    • Use the Shared Computers pane to set up groups of shared computers for distributed processing.

    • Use the Advanced pane to adjust additional distributed processing settings.