Warren Murray wrote: > - To be able to convert the ones for the web to Windows Media Player or > Real Player format (which ever is better) and Quicktime format for those > Mac-based computers on the web Real player sucks. i won't even install the spyware-ridden software. I tried real alternative, but it doesn't work very well. un-reliable at best. I wouldn't bother making an RM. .MOV quicktime and .MPG for the mpeg will cover just about all your bases. Another opetion is the AVI format, using a codec like DivX > My current OS is Windows XP professional. > > What do you recommend? Adobe premier if you can afford it. its expensive, but its awesome.