Intro to Compressor preferences
You can modify Compressor preference settings to customize your workflow.
Open Compressor preferences
Choose Compressor > Preferences (or press Command-Comma), then click a button at the top of the window to open a pane.
There are four panes in the preferences window:
Use the General pane to set basic application preferences.
Use the My Computer pane to allow other computers to use your computer to process batches.
Use the Shared Computers pane to set up groups of shared computers for distributed processing.
Use the Advanced pane to adjust additional distributed processing settings.