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DVD WRITING

 
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Mikedestud



Joined: 06 Dec 2008
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PostPosted: Sat Dec 06, 2008 1:18 pm    Post subject: DVD WRITING Reply with quote

hello

i am new to this dvd burning

i have a movie i'm tryin to put to disc but i wont play in dvd player.

what is the format i need for the movie and whats the best free burner you can get

thanks mike
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SoftStag



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PostPosted: Sun Dec 07, 2008 10:32 am    Post subject: Reply with quote

If you just burn the file to DVD then it will not play on a DVD player. You need to encode it as a DVD Movie and burn that. There is software available that will do the conversion and burn to DVD - an example is ConvertXtoDVD
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