FAQ

Q Are your services for amateurs or professionals ?
A Our services are for both amateur home movie makers, photographers etc., and professionals.

Q Do you convert all video formats ?
A Ask us. If we don’t do it here we can get it done for you through our network of contacts.

Q Where do I get video tapes transferred and converted to DVD ?
A www.copysmith.ie takes care of all your video transfer and conversion requirements.

Q Where do I get video tapes transferred and converted to mp4 digital files on USB ?
A www.copysmith.ie takes care of all your video transfer and conversion requirements.

Q Where do I get audio tapes and audio cassettes transferred and converted to CD ?
A www.copysmith.ie takes care of all your audio tape and audio cassette transfer and conversion requirements.

Q Where do I get vinyl records transferred & converted to USB mp3 digital files ?
A www.copysmith.ie takes care of all your vinyl record transfer and conversion requirements.

Q Where do I get vinyl records transferred & converted to CD ?
A www.copysmith.ie takes care of all your vinyl record transfer and conversion requirements.

Q Does Copysmith develop photo and movie film ?
A No we don’t, but we know people who do do just ask us.

Q Where do I get photos scanned ?
A www.copysmith.ie takes care of all your photo scanning requirements.

Q Where do I get slides scanned ?
A www.copysmith.ie takes care of all your slide scanning requirements.

Q Where do I get negative film scanned ?
A www.copysmith.ie takes care of all your negative film scanning requirements.

Q Do I receive my original materials back after processing ?
A All original materials are delivered back to you with your new formats.

Q How long does it take to process my videos / audio cassettes / records ?
A Seven to 10 days on one to three of the above items. Photos, Slides, Disc ripping will take longer.

Q What video formats do Copysmith convert and transfer ?
A VHS, VHS-C (Camcorder), Video 8, Hi 8, Digital 8, MiniDV, MicroMV, Betamax, Betacam

Q What other things do Copysmith convert and transfer ?
A We convert and transfer audio cassette, audio tape, cine film, vinyl records, CDs and DVDs

Q Do Copysmith convert and transfer video to DVD ?
A We convert VHS, VHS-C (Camcorder), Video 8, Hi 8, Digital 8, MiniDV, MicroMV, Betamax, Betacam to MPEG2 encoded DVDs that will play on your DVD player and computer.

Q Do Copysmith convert and transfer video to digital formats ?
A We convert VHS, VHS-C (Camcorder), Video 8, Hi 8, Digital 8, MiniDV, MicroMV, Betamax, Betacam to mp4 files on USB sticks or Hard Drive

Q Am I charged for blank video ?
A No, we only charge for actual footage. If you have 5 tapes that have 3 hours of video between them we will only charge for 3 hours.

Q How long will a DVD from Copysmith last ?
A DVDs, regardless of brand, will have a lifetime of about 10 years and may fail as early as 2-5 years according to the US National Archives

Q What Cine Film formats do Copysmith convert and transfer ?
A 8mm, Super 8mm & 16mm.

Q How long does it take to process my cine films ?
A Seven to 10 days on one to three of 8mm & Super 8mm on 3″ or 5″ reels. Other formats will take longer.

Q How long does Copysmith keep a back up copy ?
A Copysmith retains your converted materials for 30 days before deleting form our systems.

Q Where do I get video tapes transferred and converted to DVD ?
A www.copysmith.ie takes care of all your video transfer and conversion requirements.

Q Where do I get video tapes transferred and converted to mp4 digital files on USB ?
A www.copysmith.ie takes care of all your video transfer and conversion requirements.

Q Where do I get audio tapes and audio cassettes transferred and converted to CD ?
A www.copysmith.ie takes care of all your audio tape and audio cassette transfer and conversion requirements.

Q Where do I get audio tapes & audio cassettes transferred & converted to USB mp3 digital files ?
A www.copysmith.ie takes care of all your audio tape and audio cassette transfer and conversion requirements.

Q Where do I get vinyl records transferred & converted to USB mp3 digital files ?
A www.copysmith.ie takes care of all your vinyl record transfer and conversion requirements.

Q Where do I get vinyl records transferred & converted to CD ?
A www.copysmith.ie takes care of all your vinyl record transfer and conversion requirements.

Q Where do I get CDs duplicated ?
A www.copysmith.ie takes care of all your CD duplication requirements.

Q Where do I get CDs copied ?
A www.copysmith.ie takes care of all your CD copying requirements.

Q Where do I get CDs replicated ?
A www.copysmith.ie takes care of all your CD replication requirements.

Q Where do I get CDs printed ?
A www.copysmith.ie takes care of all your CD printing requirements.

Q Where do I get DVDs duplicated ?
A www.copysmith.ie takes care of all your DVD duplication requirements.

Q Where do I get DVDs copied ?
A www.copysmith.ie takes care of all your DVD copying requirements.

Q Where do I get DVDs replicated ?
A www.copysmith.ie takes care of all your DVD replication requirements.

Q Where do I get DVDs printed ?
A www.copysmith.ie takes care of all your DVD printing requirements.

Q Where do I get DVDs duplicated ?
A www.copysmith.ie takes care of all your DVD duplication requirements.

Q Where do I get DVDs copied ?
A www.copysmith.ie takes care of all your DVD copying requirements.

Q Where do I get USBs duplicated ?
A www.copysmith.ie takes care of all your USB duplication requirements.

Q Where do I get USBs copied ?
A www.copysmith.ie takes care of all your USB copying requirements.

Q Where do I get audio cassettes duplicated ?
A www.copysmith.ie takes care of all your audio cassette duplication requirements.

Q Where do I get audio cassettes copied ?
A www.copysmith.ie takes care of all your audio cassette copying requirements.

Q Where do I get vinyl records duplicated ?
A www.copysmith.ie takes care of all your vinyl record duplication requirements from one to thousands.

Q Where do I get vinyl records copied ?
A www.copysmith.ie takes care of all your vinyl record copying requirements from one to thousands.