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MP4 Video on USB – Why some files don’t fit when there’s plenty of space

Video USB sticks are really useful but sometimes you will see an error message stating the video file you are trying to copy is too large for the destination when there is plenty of room. It’s a common problem with a simple solutions. Almost all USB memory sticks arrive formatted and ready use in any… Read More »

New phone number 0800 228 9422

Our new freephone number is 0800 228 9422. The number is free to call from UK landlines and mobiles. You can still reach us on the duty mobile number which is 07930 431 662 – we can take voice calls, WhatsApp and text messages. If you are overseas call +44 7930 431 662. The office… Read More »

Live Event Streaming Manchester on Social Media

In February 2017 we streamed the inaugural debate for the election of The Mayor of Greater Manchester via Facebook Live. Later in the year, on May 29th, the people of Greater Manchester will elect their first mayor. The Mayor will be responsible for the strategic government of the largest metropolitan regions in the UK. The… Read More »

Old camcorder video tapes – storage and preservation

In this article we will explain what to and what not to do when you find old camcorder video tapes including full size VHS and Betamax tapes which were used in some large camcorders but also used for viewing copies. 3M once ran a advertising campaign for their Scotch branded video tapes. The adverts featured… Read More »

F.A.Q. Video to USB – Can I copy or edit my files?

DVDs were never intended to be edited and to do so required some specialist software to get the footage from the disc to a computer in a suitable format for editing. Backing up DVDs was also a little tricky if you didn’t have the right software. The USB sticks we make for most video transfers… Read More »

Christmas Video Transfers 2016

*** Christmas 2016 update as of 30/11/16 – PLEASE PHONE FIRST 0800 228 9422 – We are managing orders on a first come, first served basis and aim to achieve our standard 7-10 working day turnaround for most smaller orders (1-5 tapes) however this will change as we progress into December. Therefore you should phone… Read More »