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Net-X-Convert / Net-X-Proxy - How To Buy

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Try then buy!

Net-X-Convert and Net-X-Proxy are available as a full featured temporary demo, which allows you to confirm your workflow is supported. Once you are happy with the software, relicensing provides delivery of the permanent key.

How to Try:

Go to the product page and click the download button.  Fill out the form, download and install the software. Drastic software installs that are unlicensed feature a 10 second media duration, watermarks, nag screen, and length of run limitations. However, we are happy to provide temp licenses so you can remove these limitations and test the software. Here is how to request a temp key:

Run the license application installed with your software (Detailed instructions can be found here:
Enter your name and email address and press generate
Email the site code created to us at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. and let us know which product you are trying
We will email you a temporary license.
Paste it into the license app and click register.

How to Buy:

For payment, we accept Visa or MasterCard, or we can send you a PayPal invoice.

For a PayPal invoice please send us an email and confirm the following:

Company Name:
Street address:
City, State/Province:
Code, Country:
The correct email recipient for the invoice:
...and whether you would like to add the support option:

If you would like to pay using a Visa or MasterCard, you can fill in the Credit Card Form and either fax it back to (416) 255-8780, or scan and send a PDF to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..
Once we receive payment we can provide the permanent license. The license is single system, single instance.

Software Pricing

Net-X-Convert - $2,495.00 US
Command line network ingest to a wide range of supported files plus all codecs (MPEG-LA (MPEG-2, h264), Avid DNxHD/DNxHR, JPEG-2000). Included in Net-X-Code Server. Includes Net-X-Proxy. Available for Windows

Net-X-Proxy - $895.00 US
Command line network ingest to MP4, fragmented MP4, TS, M3U8/HLS and DASH formats, including multi bitrate outputs. Included in Net-X-Code Server and Net-X-Convert. Available for Windows.

Support Option

We also offer the Drastic Maintenance and Support Program for 15% of retail price, per year. This option provides priority technical support, bug fixes, and all version upgrades. Available for 10% of retail price, per year.


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Trademarks, Registered Trademarks, and Copyrights


Trademarks, Registered Trademarks, and Copyrights

Avid Technology, Inc. - Avid Media Composer®, Avid MediaCentral®, Avid Interplay®, and Avid NewsCutter® are either trademarks or registered trademarks of Avid Technology, Inc. or its subsidiaries in the United States and/or other countries.
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MPEG LA - MPEG LA licenses patent pools covering essential patents required for use of the MPEG-2, MPEG-4, IEEE 1394, VC-1, ATSC, MVC, MPEG-2 Systems, AVC/H.264 and HEVC standards.
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All other trademarks are the property of their respective owners.



For more than two decades, Drastic™ has been developing cutting edge digital video solutions for television, post production and sports broadcasting, from real time web delivery to 8K broadcast.

We offer standalone software for the end user or enterprise, integrated solutions for automated workflows, and OEM tools for custom applications or branded devices.

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523 The Queensway, Suite 201
Toronto, ON
M8Y 1J7, Canada

Phone: +1 (416) 255 5636


Fax: + 1 (416) 255 8780

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