HyperDeck File Format Shortcut

HyperDeck File Format Shortcut

A shortcut to switch the video mode of a HyperDeck. This is especially useful with the new HyperDeck Shuttle HD to switch between Teleprompter and video modes.


  1. Download the HyperDeck File Format shortcut.
  2. Run the shortcut.
  3. The first time you run the shortcut, it will prompt you to enter the IP address of your HyperDeck.
  4. Select the video mode you wish to switch your HyperDeck to from the following list:
    • Teleprompter
    • H.264High
    • H.264Medium
    • H.264Low
    • QuickTimeProResHQ
    • QuickTimeProRes
    • QuickTimeProResLT
    • QuickTimeProResProxy
    • DNxHR_HQX
    • QuickTimeDNxHR_HQX
    • DNxHR_SQ
    • QuickTimeDNxHR_SQ
    • DNxHR_LB
    • QuickTimeDNxHR_LB

Note: Not all HyperDecks support all of the video modes listed above.


Shortcuts returns with an error “Could not communicate with the Helper application.”

Try running the shortcut again. This is a Shortcuts error that has been present in iOS 15.

Shortcut returns an error “Internal error 108.”

The HyperDeck might have crashed. Try rebooting the HyperDeck.

No videos appear in the list of clips on the HyperDeck

Make sure you have selected the correct video mode that corresponds to the type of clips you have uploaded to the HyperDeck.

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