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Windows Media Center 2005

After saving a movie onto the hard drive of the pc. I went to the help screen to see how to burn it to a dvd. I have done everything that I can think of but the option to burn the CD is not there. When I do what the help scree ntells me to the only option that I get is "settings" HELP PLEASE. Do I need to reset the PC back to factory setting or what?

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  • kickncountry Apr 22, 2008

    I use the Program DVDfab and it finds and burns DVD's just fine. That is why I cant understand the reason that it won't do it in Media Center 2005

  • kickncountry Apr 22, 2008

    I use a program called DVDFab that finds burns cd's fine with the burner. That is why I cant figure out why it cant be seen in Media Center 2005

  • muckyshorts Aug 02, 2008

    I have the option in Media Center to burn a dvd from mpeg vidoes that I copied from old VHS tapes but the process fails at 1% burn time and spits out dvd after 2minutes or so...



    Is this a problem with the writer / programme or dvd disks maybe? I have a Dell dimension 9200 with XP...



    Any advice would be truly appreciated. Thanks

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First check if you have a dvd-writer in your computer.
Then if you are in Media Center 2005 right-click the movie. There should be an option for making a cd/dvd. If not, then your dvd-writer is not installed (properly).
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