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Apple Pro Training Series Compressor Quick-Reference Guide by Brian Gary

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3. Working with Presets

Compressor encodes source media according to a collection of parameter settings, also known as a preset. Fortunately, the Settings menu in Compressor has a library of Apple presets for the most common digital media distribution platforms:

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Applying the Apple Presets

The Apple presets can be accessed and applied in three ways:

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This is the easiest and most direct way to apply a preset.

Drag a preset from the Presets window onto ...

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