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Dvd copying and burning....

I have old home movies I have converted to dvd's. This process takes alot of time to make each copy, and I am looking for a way to make copies of these dvd's on my laptop. Is there a way to do it? I have a newer laptop(acer) with a dvd burner. I guess I need to copy this dvd I just made to my computer, and then burn it to make copies? Is this possible?

I dont know if this is where to ask this question, and any info would be greatly appreciated

thank you for your time
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  • manning18fan Jun 27, 2008

    can I use the windows dvd maker program that came in my computer, or do I need a different program? Sorry for the ignorance, I am just a little slow when it comes to these computers. Thanks



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To convert dvd to computer, you should get dvd ripper which ripping any DVD clip, selecting target subtitle and audio track, ripping long movie , cropping DVD video, captures a particular sceen from DVD when preview and rips dvd with s few clicks.
As ripping dvd, I use Daniusoft DVD Ripper, it comes with all my request and rips dvd without lost.

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Yes, this is how you do it, you just instruct the dvd burner program to 'copy disk' and it will make a temp image on your hard drive, ask for another blank dvd and burn the copy for you. Its not labor intensive but does take time to babysit and label the copies. I use a sharpie initially and later use the label maker to make a decent label.

Any other questions, just use th comment box to do so.

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    Glenn Rogers Jun 27, 2008

    Oh, OK. I thought you had burned them on this machine. You can use the Windosw built in program to copy and paste, but do a trial effort first without to many expectations. Its hard to say with the built in program. You could use the Windows Media Player interface though where you may have more luck, that's what the built in program is designed for in the first place.

    Open WMP
    Insert you master.
    Press Stop.
    Right click the title bar and use the subsequent mouse click menu to find the copy disk command if you don't see it in plain sight.

    Again, any other questions just ask. You could download a trial version of Ahead Nero to get this done, its usually supplied with most new DVD Burners, maybe a friend has a copy that hasn't been registered already, as it is a working version they hope you will buy and if you like it its not a bad piece of software, you just have to manually check for updates all the time. And the version that comes with burners or the download won't let you edit DVD movies you need the full version for that.

    Regards,
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    Glenn Rogers Jun 29, 2008

    Yes you can use the Windows DVD Maker.
    Worldvet


  • Glenn Rogers
    Glenn Rogers Jun 29, 2008

    Did that do it for you? When this works out and if I assisted in getting it done, would change the rating to Fixed if we fixed your problem?

    Thanks,
    Worldvet


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