- •About the Contents of Your DVD Studio Pro Box
- •DVD Studio Pro 4 Installation Disc
- •Printed Documentation
- •About Onscreen Help
- •Onscreen User Manuals
- •Late-Breaking News
- •New Features
- •Upgrading Mac OS X and QuickTime
- •About Installing Software and Saving Files
- •Registering DVD Studio Pro
- •Contacting AppleCare Support
Installing Your Software
The following information is intended to get you up and running as quickly as possible and covers these topics:
ÂAbout the Contents of Your DVD Studio Pro Box (p. 2)
ÂAbout Onscreen Help (p. 3)
ÂUpgrading Mac OS X and QuickTime (p. 4)
ÂInstalling DVD Studio Pro on a Mac OS X v10.3 (Panther) System (p. 5)
ÂInstalling DVD Studio Pro on a Mac OS X v10.4 (Tiger) System (p. 8)
ÂRegistering DVD Studio Pro (p. 10)
ÂContacting AppleCare Support (p. 11)
Be sure to also review the Before You Install DVD Studio Pro 4 document on the DVD Studio Pro 4 installation disc. For the latest information on DVD Studio Pro, go to the DVD Studio Pro website athttp://www.apple.com/dvdstudiopro.
About the Contents of Your DVD Studio Pro Box
Your DVD Studio Pro box contains software and documentation to enhance your video and audio production experience.
DVD Studio Pro 4 Installation Disc
This disc contains the files necessary to install DVD Studio Pro 4 and Compressor 2. It also contains the following files and folders:
ÂBefore You Install DVD Studio Pro 4: This document provides system requirements and things to do before you install the applications and their accompanying utilities. Be sure to read this before installing DVD Studio Pro 4.
ÂDVD Studio Pro 4 Installer icon:
ÂInstall DVD Studio Pro Content icon: You can
ÂDocumentation folder: Contains the DVD Studio Pro User ManualPDF document and a Compressorfolder that contains the Compressor User Manualand Apple Qmaster User ManualPDF documentation. Each of these PDF documents contains a homepage with links to additional PDFs, such as New Features, and links to various related Apple websites.
Also included in the Documentation folder is a PDF version of this Installing Your Software document.
ÂExtras folder: Contains the Installers for the Apple Qmaster distributed processing system that you use when configuring a distributed encoding network. See the Distributed Processing Setup link on theCompressor User Manual homepage for information on installing and configuring Apple Qmaster.
The Extras folder also contains an Install DVD Studio Pro Content icon. You can
ÂTemplate Intro Movies folder: Includes documentation and NTSC and PAL versions of several movies to be used with the Apple templates that come with DVD Studio Pro.
This box contains the DVD Studio Pro 4 User Manual. This document provides information on the DVD creation process, planning your project, preparing assets, and using DVD Studio Pro.