How to Burn WMV to DVD for Home DVD Players
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- Our goal here is to convert and burn WMV onto DVD based on Windows using DVD Creator. It's not a complicated process, though it does take time. Let's begin.
WMV, short for "Windows Media Video," is a file format commonly used in Windows-based video programs, like Windows Media Player. However, if you want to be able to watch those .WMV on DVD player, on your television's DVD player or anywhere, a DVD is more practical than playing WMV content on your computer to share memories from vacations, special events and milestone occasions. To convert WMV to DVD, you need a program like DVD Creator to accomplish this task.
DVD Creator is an easy yet professional DVD burning software, which enables you to directly convert WMV files to DVD without any effort. Of course, it lets you author a DVD quickly with custom menus, scene selections, or add your digital photos with music. If you're a Mac user, simply turn to DVD Creator for Mac to convert WMV to DVD format in Mac OS X 10.4 Tiger, OS X 10.5 Leopard (10.5.7, 10.5.8), OS X 10.6 Snow Leopard, OS X 10.7 Lion and OS X 10.8 Mountain Lion.
Step 1: Import .WMV Video Files to this WMV to DVD converter
click on the "Import" button to add WMV movies or simply drag video files from your hard drive into the program. Pictures and slideshows could also be imported.
Step 2: Edit WMV Videos
Hit the "Edit" button beside each video or photo slideshow or right click one clip and choose "Edit" to open the editing window. There are various video editing features available to crop, multiple trim, adjust effects, add watermarks, rotate, etc.
Step 3: Customize DVD menu
Go to "Menu" tab to customize a menu. The WMV to DVD tool are 40 free built-in static and dynamic DVD menu templates, frames and play buttons for your choice. After select a menu template, you can change background image, add text and background music to author a personalized DVD menu.
Step 4: Preview your DVD project
Go to the "Preview" tab and preview your DVD project to make sure that all the effects go as you like.
Step 5: Start burning WMV to DVD
After you have done all the necessary settings, just click on the "Burn" button to start WMV to DVD conversion. The amount of time it takes will vary between machines and the size of the files.
Before you go and hand the DVD out to a family member, you'll want to pop the disc into a DVD player and make sure it works.
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- Thanks to DVD Creator, I've junked the old print Christmas cards and even those static photo-filled emails I used to send my family abroad. Now I can quickly craft and send a colorful, exciting photo slideshow complete with music and slikck transitions. Everybody looks forward to my movies now!- Jaime F.