File formats you can preview in Genetec Clearance™

A file in the Genetec Clearance™ system is a digital evidence, such as a video, media, or other type of file. Files are added to cases as reference material.

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If the file format is not listed below, you must download the file to preview it.

Video formats

The following video formats can be previewed in the Genetec Clearance™ system:
  • ASF (.asf)
  • AVI (Uncompressed 8 bit/10 bit) (.avi)
  • FLV with H.264 and AAC codecs (.flv)
  • G64 (g64)
  • GXF (.gxf)
  • Matroska (.mkv)
  • MP4 (.mp4 and .m4v)
  • MPEG2-PS, MPEG2-TS, 3GP (.ts, .ps, .3gp, .3gpp, .mpg)
  • MXF (.mxf)
  • QuickTime (.mov)
  • Windows Media Video (WMV) (.wmv)

Extended video format library

The extended video format library is included by default with all Plan 600 and Plan 1000 accounts. It can also be purchased as an add-on with Genetec Clearance™ Plan 100 and Plan 200 subscriptions.

The following file formats are supported in the Genetec Clearance™ system:
Supported file formats
.20d or .60d .dv .ivi .par .vdb
.ajp or .ajo .dvr .ix .pef .vdd
.arc .dxa .jlvz .pns .vdf
.ave .flm .jpg .re4 .vdm
.asl .h264 .jp2 .rec .vfs4
.avf .har .kif .rms .vid
.bin .hpx .log .rmi .vis
.bix .hvs .LUA .sec .vix
.blk .i .mbf .sjpg .vmb
.box .idx .mix .ssf .vmf
.caps .ifo .mjp .strg .vob
.d .img .mkv .stu .vsb
.dat .inf .mp4 .sve .vsd
.dav .info .mpg .svm .vse
.dfv .Inr .mv2 .tax .wmv
.dif .inx .nvf .tlx .xba
.dmi .iva .oba .umv .xml
.drv .ivf .ocf .vcr  
The supported file formats list indicates the formats that the library provides support for. Where multiple variants of the format exist, only a subset might be supported.
BEST PRACTICE: Ensure that your files are not encrypted so that they can be previewed in Genetec Clearance™.

Audio formats

The following audio formats can be previewed in the Genetec Clearance™ system:
  • MP3 (.mp3)

Image formats

The following image formats can be previewed in the Genetec Clearance™ system:
  • Bitmap (.bmp)
  • GIF (.gif)
  • JPG (.jpg)
  • JPEG (.jpeg)
  • PNG (.png)
NOTE: Thumbnail previews are displayed in the Case edit page, Evidence preview window, or search results for the following files: BMP, PNG, JPEG, GIF, Icon, and MP4.