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ArcSoft ShowBiz

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Quick Specs

  • Version:
    5.0.1.480.1
  • Total Downloads:
    137,157
  • Date Added:
    Jul. 30, 2013
  • Price:
    Free to try (15-day trial); $39.99 to buy (Buy it now)
  • File Size:
    123.11MB
  • Downloads Last Week:
    1
  • Platform:
    Windows

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3 stars

"Showbiz 5 lacking"

February 27, 2014  |  By katbo64

2014-02-27 15:48:56  |  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

2013-12-15 09:29:33  |  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 5.0.1.480.1
Version 5.0.1.480.1 may include unspecified updates, enhancements, or bug fixes.
General
Publisher ArcSoft
Publisher web site http://www.arcsoft.com
Release Date July 01, 2013
Date Added July 30, 2013
Version 5.0.1.480.1
Category
Category Video Software
Subcategory Video Editing Software
Operating Systems
Operating Systems Windows XP/Vista/7
Additional Requirements None
Download Information
File Size 123.11MB
File Name showbiz_advertising_5.0.1.480_tbyb.exe
Popularity
Total Downloads 137,157
Downloads Last Week 1
Pricing
License Model Free to try
Limitations 15-day trial
Price $39.99

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