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Old 10-17-2004, 08:33 AM   #1 (permalink)
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Question Embarrasing newbie question.....

Hi guys,

I am a complete novice when it comes to all things comp. related.
I want to convert and burn my mpeg files to dvd so i can watch them on a stand-alone player. But i havent the faintest idea how to go about it :-(
Can someone with a bit of experience please show me the light?

thanks in advance

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Old 10-17-2004, 11:59 AM   #2 (permalink)
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if you have a DVD burner...GREAT, get roxio easy media creator, check ebay i just saw one the other day for like 20 bucks.

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Old 10-17-2004, 01:04 PM   #3 (permalink)
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your DVD burner software must have option to burn cd as media file. check it out first.
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Try nero
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Old 10-18-2004, 09:36 AM   #6 (permalink)
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www.doom9.net. This is the DEFINITIVE source of information for this type of stuff.
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Old 10-18-2004, 10:00 AM   #7 (permalink)
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u can try a converter to convert the file into DVD.
maybe this can work but you need to buy or download a converter

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