ArcSoft ShowBiz DVD

ArcSoft ShowBiz DVD

Average User Rating:
3.0
out of 15 votes

Quick Specs

  • Version:
    2.0
  • Total Downloads:
    121,014
  • Date Added:
    June 23, 2008
  • File Size:
    123.11MB
  • Downloads Last Week:
    245
  • Operating Systems:
    Windows 2000/XP/Vista

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3 stars

"Showbiz 5 lacking"

February 27, 2014  |  By katbo64

 |  Version: ArcSoft ShowBiz 5.0.1.480.1

Pros

Lots of options and easy editing.

Cons

Lags, stops working in middle of projects.
Lost lots of fun editing features of previous versions.

Summary

Used to be a great editing software, prices went up, quality went down.

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1 stars

"HORRIBLE! AVOID AVOID AVOID"

December 15, 2013  |  By refudiator

 |  Version: ArcSoft ShowBiz 5.0.1.480.1

Pros

It does something

Cons

It is extremely difficult to use.
With a quadcore setup and 8 gb of RAM the program frequently shows the mouse wait cursor and there is a lot of hesitation when you try to move the cursor through a video.
Extremely difficult to use.
Bad support. They kept asking me if I had a registered version EVERY TIME I TALKED TO THEM ON THE SAME ISSUE!
I even sent them my registration number but they still kept asking me.
Their forums do now allow you edit posts after post them. Nobody answers questions on their forums.
The program would not play sound in some of my mpeg2 videos. I got no help for this.

Summary

I used to use Showbiz 2 it was a little buggy but it was very easy to figure out and use. This one is awful.
I tried to figure out how to simply add 13 videos and create a video disc with 13 separate chapters on a menu. I couldn't do it even though I have used video editing programs in the past.
It is just the most confusing , buggy, and disappointing piece of software I have ever used. It would not even be worth it if it was free.

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Full Specifications

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What's new in version 2.0
Version 2 may include unspecified updates, enhancements, or bug fixes.
General
Publisher ArcSoft
Publisher web site http://www.arcsoft.com
Release Date June 23, 2008
Date Added June 23, 2008
Version 2.0
Category
Category Video Software
Subcategory Video Capture Software
Operating Systems
Operating Systems Windows XP, Windows Vista, Windows 2000, Windows
Additional Requirements Pentium III 800MHz or higher (P4 1.6GHz recommended), 128MB RAM (512MB DDR RAM recommended), 400MB HDD space for install, 4GB+ HDD space for capture/editing, 16-bit color display at 1024x768, DirectX 9, Windows Media Player 9.0 recommended.
Download Information
File Size 123.11MB
File Name showbiz_advertising_5.0.1.480_tbyb.exe
Popularity
Total Downloads 121,014
Downloads Last Week 245
Pricing
License Model Free to try
Limitations 15-day trial
Price $99.99

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