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If you go into the dvd options dialogue, you find there a DVD aspect ratio option. This option lets you determine if a slide show on the DVD is displayed at 16:9 (widescreen) or 4:3 (standard) aspect ratio.
Alternatively: go into your settings and set 4:3 Pan & Scan or from 4:3 PS to 4:3 LB whichever your aim is or well whichever aspect of a movie you want to see.

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Posted on Feb 09, 2009

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Widen the screen on Westinghouse tv


Screens are controlled by ASPECT RATIO.
Monitors can have 4:3 16:9 and 16:10 ratios.

You are doing 1 of 3 things.
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  2. You have a regular monitor and the TV and are extending the screen.
  3. You have just the tv connected.
Your video card has to have a screen resolution that meets the tv's ratio to have the tv take the full screen.

If your configuration is 1. the tv will only match the monitor resolution, so if you change the screen resolution, you may get bars on the monitor, and the tv will go wide screen.

if your configuration is 2. the tv is controlled independently and you can select it to change its resolution to an appropriate aspect resolution. *this requires that your video card gives you the correct screen resolution for your tv. not all displays will work.

If your configuration is 3. the tv is the only resolution that is being pushed and just adjust the resolution til the screen is filled in.

To adjust the screen resolution, right click on the desktop where there isnt an icon and select either Properties (windows xp) or Screen Resolution (windows vista, 7 and 8).

if you have 2 screens press the identify button and it will put a number on each screen. click the appropriate screen and go to the resolution dropdown below. Change, apply and if it doesn't look right, revert and try a different setting. if you try them all and it won't take up the full screen, then the video card can't push the video resolution your monitor wants.

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How to watch mp4 videos on TV with a DVD player?


Many video fans wonder that is it possible to convert and burn MP4(MPEG4) video file to DVD directly with a DVD burning software so that watching MP4 videos on TV screen with a DVD player? but Most of DVD burning applications didn't support that converting MP4 video to DVD.

the good news is Daniusoft DVD Creator is great MP4 to DVD Converter which can burn MP4 video to DVD easily. In following paragraphs I will show you how to burn MP4 file to DVD disc with 3 simple steps.

Getting ready Make sure you have blank DVD disk (DVD +R, DVD-R, DVD+RW, DVD-RW) and rewritable DVD-ROM and downloaded Daniusoft DVD Creator Go to install and running it. The interface is as simple as Window Movie Make.

Instruction to Convert MP4 videos to DVD (3 steps)Step 1. Loading MP4 videosClick "Import" to load MP4 files from computer, or you could simple drag the files into the application (Multiple MP4 video files can be added at a time). If the MP4 files have been added successfully it will appear as thumbnail view on the left sidebar.
dvd-creator-screen-shot.jpg Step 2. DVD menu making Click "Menu Template" to customize your DVD menu. There are different styles of built-in templates, frames and buttons for your choice. To apply a template, frame or button, you can just double click it. You can even add text, background music and background image to customize the menu.
Previewing MP4 video
Just for make sure everything goes as your plan you could have a video preview before burning it to DVD.
Step 3. Convert MP4 to DVD disc Once you have previewed your video and nothing wrong, now you can convert to DVD disk. Go to set TV Standard (PAL/NTSC) on "Setting" option and output Aspect Ratio (4:3/16:9) on "DVD setting bar". Click "Burn" and then select your DVD drive (if you have more than one DVD drive on PC) and Click "Start" to burn your project.
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Tips: The volume of DVD use is shown on the bottom side. You can select DVD type of "D5" or "D9". If the video size is exceed the DVD capability you can reduce it by setting output quality. E.g. select "high quality" instead of "Best performance".

That it, with Daniusoft DVD Creator, you can convert MP4 to DVD and even make your own DVD menu in 3 steps. It's easier and faster than other ways of converting MP4 files to DVD. And the software also can burn other common Video files like WMV MPEG MOV FLV MP4 M2TS, etc to DVD and is fully compatible with Windows 7. Now, enjoy watching MP4 movie on home DVD player.

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How to Rip DVD to MPEG/MPEG 2/MPEG 4 ...


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Do you have some home Movie & DVD Discs that you want to:
-Rip DVD to MPEG files so you can edit DVD with Windows Movie Maker?
-Convert DVDs to MPEG 2 lossless that have no copy protection on them?
-Encode DVD to MPEG 4 to watch movie on your mp4 players like iPod, iPhone, PSP, etc?
Well, you're in the right place, this tutorial will tell a quick way to convert DVD to MPEG/MPEG 2/MPEG 4 in high quality.

What We need is a third party DVD to MPEG Conversion software - Daniusoft DVD Ripper, it's not only a smart DVD to MPEG tool but also a powerful DVD RIpper softwarethat can rip DVD to up to 150+ Video audio files with amazing editingFeatures, now let’s go ahead to the steps to rip DVD to MPEG files,it’s really simple:

Step 1. Load Your DVD Movie to Daniusoft Ripper
Click 'Load DVD' button to add the DVD file. Or click 'Load File' toadd DVD/IFO from your hard disk. (Ensure that you have sufficient spaceon hard drive to store the DVD).



Step 2. Choose output format
Click "Profile" to choose MPEG-1/MPEG-2/MPEG 4 as the output formataccording to your needs. Plus, you are allowed to customize outputfiles frame rate, bit rate, resolution, encoder, etc in the settingpanel.

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Step 3. Start Conversion
Click "Start" to rip DVD to MPEG files. All the tasks of conversionwill be finished at fast speed and high output quality.

When you done encoding DVD to MPEG/MPEG 2/MPEG4, you can play MPEGvideos on your computers, edit MPEG files in Windows Movie Maker, ortransfer MPEG 4 files to your portable media players like iPod, iPhone,Cell Phone, etc without limitation.


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MPEG-1 (Video CDs)
Although MPEG-1 supports higher resolutions, it is typically coded at352x240 x 30fps (NTSC) or 352x288 x 25fps (PAL/SECAM). Full 704x480 and704x576 frames (BT.601) were scaled down for encoding and scaled up forplayback.


MPEG-2 (DVD, Digital TV)
MPEG-2 provides broadcast quality video with resolutions up to1920x1080. It supports a variety of audio/video formats, includinglegacy TV, HDTV and five channel surround sound.

MPEG-4 (All Inclusive and Interactive)
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Dell GX260 has distorted video on Dell 19" widescreen. Circles turn into ovals.


Most likely the Display Resolution is not set to a 16:9 display aspect ratio (1366 x 768 for example) if you use a 4:3 ratio on a widescreen, then everything is distorted. Make sure the display is set to the optimal resolution You can look up you monitor's Optimal Resolution here:
http://support.dell.com/support/systemsinfo/documentation.aspx?c=us&cs=19&l=en&s=dhs&~subcat=54&~cat=3

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I have prepared a home movie on Windows Movie Maker and when I copied it to a DVD it would not play on a dvd player can anyone tell me what I did wrong please thanks joe


The reason why the DVD disk you created may not contain the file format the DVD player recognizes. On a normal DVD disk there are two folders - AUDIO_TS and VIDEO_TS folders. The video files are located in the VIDEO_TS folder. This video folder contains the VTS_xxx.vob video files (the video files has a .vob extension).
The video file you created may have a avi or wmv or mov or mpg extension, whilst these video files can be played on a computer but they won't play on a DVD player.
Check the movie software you are using and make sure it creates the correct file format for a DVD player.

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Backup DVD to WMV is common with arising portable multimedia players. Then how about DVD to WMV HD, are you catching up with the new high definition trend? With more and more people around talking about DVD to WMV HD encoder, do you curious about what exactly is WMV HD, WMV HD encoder and why DVD to WMV HD?
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WMV HD is Windows Media High Definition Video, and the difference between WMV HD and WMV comes down to its video resolution. Standard definition we usually see has at most 480 visible lines of detail, whereas high definition video has as many as 1,080.
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Standard Definition Video High Definition Video 480p and lower resolution From 720p up to 1080p resolution for now Useful Encoders needed for WMV HD
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Step 1: Import DVD files to DVD to Windows Movie Maker Converter.
You can either click Add button to insert the files you want to convert, or easily drag & drop the DVD files into 'Getting started' table. You are allowed to load DVD Rom, DVD folders, ISO files or IFO files respectively.
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Click the "Convert to" drop-down menu to select AVI or WMV as output audio format; Also, you are allowed to customize the output parameters by clicking "Settings" button .Then click the "Target Path" button to find the destination folder for saving output AVI or WMV format, or the files will be saved as default. A regular DVD movie has multiple subtitles and audio tracks, and you can select the right one for you.
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How can I change aspect ratio on acer 19"monitor. The picture is not real ..it is stretched Thank You


In the display properties you can adjust your resolution (aspect ratio).

1. Right click in an open area on your desktop and go to properties.

2. The display properties window will appear. Click on the "SETTINGS" tab.

3. You can adjust the resolution one notch at a time to find the aspect you're looking for. NOTE: by clicking on "APPLY" instead of "OK" you can see the affects of your change without closing the window down. This will allow you to easily change it again without having to reopen the display properties windows over and over again.

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Do you have a way of sending me a copy of the video file or a link to it to my email address:

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I want to check out the video files and copy it on this end to see whats going on.

Do you have windows movie maker installed on your computer?

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