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Feature List

The most needed features...done really well. Everything in EasyWorship is designed to make the connection between your message and your audience as easy and distraction-free as possible.

Features

  • Bibles

    All of your translations in a tabbed library for quick access.
  • Video

    Fade between video backgrounds and still images on-the-fly, independent of live text.
  • Lyrics

    Organize and search all of your song lyrics within EasyWorship
  • PowerPoint®

    Import PowerPoint® files quickly and easily.
  • Audio

    Import and organize your audio files for scheduled playback during a presentation.
  • Web

    Schedule any URL just like you would a song, Scripture or sermon illustration.

PowerPoint® Integration

  • Import PowerPoint® files quickly and easily
  • Full integration with customizable thumbnail view for non-linear presentation control.
  • Control embedded animations, auto-advance settings and text transitions, just as if you were presenting from PowerPoint®.
  • Ability to leave your PowerPoint® slideshow, project a Scripture in EasyWorship and return to your next slide with one click.
  • Compatible with PowerPoint® 97-2010 (.ppt or .pptx).

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Slide Editor

  • Create slides from scratch for songs, announcements or custom text.
  • Text is auto-resized as you type for optimal on-screen readability.
  • Control font type, style, color, size and alignment for global settings as well as individual slide settings.
  • Choose custom bullet styles and background fill effects.
  • Select from 100+ video transitions, including fade.
  • Song Select Lyric Service® integration for downloading lyrics and copyright info from CCLI*.
  • Turn any video or still image into a background template with automatic text positioning.
  • Choose a video, image, camera feed or custom fill effect as the default background for any song.

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Nursery and Message Alerts

  • Customize Nursery Alerts for live display with multiple numbers.
  • Send scrolling message alerts to the audience or stage.
  • Set message alerts to display according to priority.
  • All alerts can be customized for color, size, font and placement on the live screen.

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Multi-Media Libraries

Bibles

  • All of your translations in a tabbed library for quick access.
  • Quick lookup by book, chapter and verse.
  • Double-click a Scripture to present it to the audience instantly, or drag-and-drop to a service schedule.
  • Easily view the same Scripture across multiple translations.
  • Downloadable version of EasyWorship includes King James, American Standard and Reina-Valera Antigua.
  • Many FREE Bibles are also available for download, such as Holman Christian Standard, Young’s Literal, Bible in Basic English and more.
  • Popular versions available for an additional cost include NIV, NLT, NKJV, NASB, AMP, RVR, and more.

Media

  • Organize stills, videos, live feeds and DVD clips with thumbnail view for quick access.
  • Double-click a mini-movie, live feed or DVD clip in your library to go live instantly, or drag-and-drop to your schedule for display at a later time.
  • Drag-and-drop environment lets you join background media, audio and live feeds to a song or Scripture within seconds.
  • Live feed management for cameras, switchers, external VHS or DVD players, etc.

Songs

  • Organize and search all of your song lyrics within EasyWorship.
  • Double-click a song in your library to go live instantly, or drag-and-drop to your schedule.
  • Quick lookup by song title or first line of lyrics.
  • Song Select Lyric Service® integration for downloading lyrics and copyright info from CCLI*.
  • Auto-display for CCLI License Number and each song’s copyright info.
  • Option to categorize Favorites.
  • Right-click a song to edit its lyrics or background on-the-fly.
  • Auto-complete for creating lyric tags: Pre-Chorus, Chorus, Verse(s), Bridge, etc.

Audio

  • Import and organize your audio files for scheduled playback during a presentation.
  • Assign a single audio file to multiple lyric or scripture slides.
  • New media player displays total and elapsed time with controls for volume, mute, play/pause, repeat and seek.

DVD

  • Organize DVD clips that have been created using EasyWorship’s DVD editor.
  • Drag-and-drop DVD clips to the Schedule just like you would a song or Scripture for instant playback during a service.
  • Instant spin-up technology cuts down on playback delay.

Feeds

  • Create and name external feeds like cameras, a DVD player or digital mixer.
  • Schedule feeds to go live to the audience just like you would schedule a song or Scripture.
  • Assign a camera feed to a song for lyrics over live action.

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Logo, Black, Clear

  • Popular transitions at your fingertips for general purpose or a quick recovery when a mistake happens.
  • Instantly fade to black or transition to a pre-defined logo/graphic.
  • Use Clear to fade out song lyrics, Scripture or any other text from a slide and then fade back in.

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Display Foldback (Stage Display)

  • Send text and customizable backgrounds to a third output.
  • Use Display Foldback as a custom display for the stage so presenters and worship leaders can see the current presentation, a preview of the next scheduled item, a clock and private alerts.
  • Customizable view for PowerPoint® presentations with variable thumbnails for previous, current and next slide.

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SongSelect Lyric Service Integration

  • Full integration with SongSelect Lyric Service.
  • No need to open a browser, leave EasyWorship, or copy and paste lyrics.
  • Login to your SongSelect account from within EasyWorship, find the song you want and click the Import button in EasyWorship. The song lyrics, copyright information and header tags are automatically transferred to your song library and/or Schedule.

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DVD Editor

  • Create custom Mark In and Mark Out bookmarks in any movie or video using a digital timer or slider.
  • Preview button lets you see your custom clip before going live or saving to your schedule.
  • Add predefined clips from a DVD with no editing.
  • Instant spin-up technology cuts down on playback delay when presenting to an audience.
  • DVD library organizes all of your custom clips so they’re easy to find and add to the Schedule.

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Video Jockey

  • Fade between video backgrounds and still images on-the-fly, independent of live text.
  • Fade between live camera or other external feeds with a single click.
  • Get instant access in the Live Area to existing media libraries when in Video Jockey Mode.

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Web Integration

  • New Online tab provides access to the web.
  • Schedule any URL just like you would a song, Scripture or sermon illustration.
  • Use EasyWorship to show your church's new website or latest YouTube video full screen.
  • Access EasyWorship’s online media store, which includes integrated downloads so new media is automatically placed in the correct library in EasyWorship.

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Integrated Media Store

  • Shop popular new media from inside EasyWorship.
  • Conveniently browse, download and organize the latest mini-movies, motions and stills without opening a browser.
  • Integrated downloading automatically places new media in the correct library in EasyWorship.

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Licensing

  • Site license comes standard with every copy of EasyWorship.
  • Install on any number of computers at a single location.
  • Install on home computers for building schedules.
  • Install at the church’s youth or children’s facility that is off-site.
  • Includes concurrent use, so you can project simultaneously anywhere on campus.

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Ease of Use

  • Intuitive left to right layout: resources and schedule on the left, preview in the middle and live area on the right.
  • Drag-and-drop environment lets you join backgrounds to song or Scripture slides within seconds.
  • Create slides faster with auto-sizing and auto-select for text style and positioning.
  • Auto settings and Quick Lookup feature make things easy, reducing the volunteer’s anxiety about being in a live, on-the-fly setting.

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Output

  • EasyWorship is a dual output system for both control screen and presentation screen display.
  • Text is anti-aliased so the edges are crisp and clean, even over video at 30 fps.
  • Overlay text on captured feeds and preview before going live.
  • EasyWorship is fully HD compatible.
  • Output to a TriCaster, Video Toaster, or switcher for Chroma Key.
  • Choose from 100+ real time video transitions and cross fades.
  • Option to shadow and outline text simultaneously for best visibility.

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Flexibility

  • Save each new EasyWorship schedule, along with any media files, PowerPoint® slideshows and new songs, as a single .ews file.
  • Transport .ews files with a CD, external hard drive or thumb drive, or send via email.
  • EasyWorship is compatible with a number of handheld remotes.
  • Portable DVD bookmarks.
  • Database networking and customization (see Database Mangement below).
  • Import utility available (proprietary plug-in) for merging other products’ song databases into EasyWorship (e.g., Media Shout, SongShow Plus, Sunday Plus, etc.).

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Database Management

  • Create separate databases for the same installation of EasyWorship so that multiple groups can add and manage their own information.
  • Create custom profiles for personalized global settings and preferences.
  • Share a single database for access from any computer on the network.

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Compatible Formats

  • Video: MPG1, MPG2, AVI, WMF, WMV
  • Still: JPG
  • Audio: MP3, WMA, WAV

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*EasyWorship provides a custom interface for users to access their existing Song Select Lyric Service account to download song lyrics for EasyWorship. Song Select Lyric Service is a service of CCLI. EasyWorship users must set up a Song Select Lyric Service account separately from their purchase of EasyWorship.