Make sure you have at least the following generations of OS, or newer:
Windows: Windows 8
MacOS: High Sierra
The following Software Tools need to be present (if not, normally they are being installed during the installation of VIAN):¶
If you install VIAN manually (without the installer from the homepage), the following Software Tools need to be present:
VLC 64-bit Version
Before you start a new Project, consider the following points concerning video format, computational resources etc.: VIAN handles a wide variety of film codecs and container (file) formats. However consider following important notes regarding the movie file.
We test VIAN with h264 and h265 encoded .mp4 movies.
h264 ensures performance of VIAN, however the compression has an impact on the movie quality
h265 ensures a good quality, may however effect the performance of VIAN depending on your computer
(detail) Make sure that the compression method does not include skipped frames
(detail) Movie and audio channel have to have the same length
Depending on the Task and tools one plans to use, VIAN requires different amounts of resources.
5 GB Disc Storage
8 GB Ram
enough Disc Storage for your usage (depending on how many / which films you want to annotate, there might be a lot of disk space needed)
16 GB Ram