Performance Optimization

Your guide the most efficient playback and performance for projects large and small.

Turn Off Creative Cloud for Best Performance on macOS
We strongly recommend that you disable Adobe Creative Cloud when using Isadora with macOS – and probably whenever you're using any software that requir...
Tue, Dec 19, 2017 at 11:20 PM
Slow Performance May Be Caused by Third Party Software
Recently, several users have reported slowdowns in Isadora, and it seems that services that do online synchronization of files may be causing the problem. W...
Tue, May 30, 2017 at 5:57 PM
Optimizing for Speed
There are many factors that influence Isadora’s video processing speed, including the speed and type of your processor, amount of RAM installed on your co...
Mon, Jan 9, 2017 at 6:51 PM
Optimizing Your Computer for Isadora
NOTE: This tutorial describes best practices for optimizing your computer operating system when working with Isadora software. For details about Isadora...
Wed, Nov 9, 2016 at 1:24 PM
How Many Videos Can You Play at the Same Time?
[SEE ALSO: Optimizing for Speed] We are often asked if Isadora can separate video images to multiple projectors. The answer is yes: Isadora has the ...
Wed, Nov 9, 2016 at 12:59 PM
Making Your Patch More Efficient using the Gate, Selector and Router Actors
Note to Isadora v1.x Users: the behavior of these actors has changed in Isadora 2.0 due to the new 'exec src' input. Those of you who used the...
Wed, Nov 9, 2016 at 1:06 PM
Isadora 2.0 Quick Start: Movie Playback
Introducing Movie Player 2.0 The new Movie Player actor in version 2.0 offers more efficient video playback of H264 and Apple Pro Res codecs using Apple&#...
Tue, Jan 24, 2017 at 9:14 AM
Understanding the New Isadora v2.0 Actor Processing Mode
Summary: In Isadora v1.x there was an inconsistency in the way values were passed from one Actor to another. This article explains in detail how that behavi...
Tue, Jan 24, 2017 at 9:21 AM