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The purpose of Zencoder is to automatically convert your videos without having to manually upload each one to us through a web form. To accomplish this we’ve created an API that allows your application to communicate with Zencoder and alert us when a new video needs to be encoded. To begin, your video(s) should be on a file server or cloud hosting service, like Amazon S3 or Rackspace Cloud Files, that Zencoder can access via the web. Then you can use our Request Builder to create an encoding job request which tells Zencoder where to find your video, how to encode it, and where to put the resulting output video. See the Request Builder in your account for more details.