09-23-2011, 01:31 AM
| | Re: OT, but....
On Wed, 21 Sep 2011 21:25:51 -0500, Retired <firstname.lastname@example.org>
>Rob <email@example.com> wrote in
>> On 21/08/2011 07:16, Retired wrote:
>>> Someone wants me to copy a bunch of pictures (jpgs) off their
>>> computer onto a DVD-R disc so they can watch them on their home DVD
>>> player. What kind of software / converter do I need to do this? Or
>>> can it even be done?
>> Can you let us know the exact model of DVD player they have?
>> Many players can play jpegs directly (ie you just burn the files
>> to a DVD as if you were backing them up.)
>> If the DVD player doesn't support playback of jpeg files, you
>> will need to use a video editing application which can burn a
>> disc in DVD-video format.
>Thanks to everybody in this thread. I am not sure what kind of player they
>had, but I wound up just copying all the pictures to a double layered DVD.
>I have a fairly new Sylvania digital TV with a DVD player in it and all it
>would do was eject the DVD. The customer decided he'd pursue it further
>himself. Sorry I was so long following up this thread. The guy needed his
>computer back and it was gone before I had time to pursue it myself.
and Nero 8 (Nero Vision)