you tube formats

  johnnyrocker 19:59 17 Aug 08

a friend of mine has the u tube d/loader which seems to work ok but when she wants to convert file it will to play on pc but she wants to be able to play on stand alone dvd player can anyone advice as to what format to use as she has not had much luck so far, win xp home and nero 4


  Jak_1 21:42 17 Aug 08

It will need to be in mpeg format, mpeg2 I think. Stand alone dvd players will not recognise avi files.

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  MCE2K5 21:57 17 Aug 08

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  johnnyrocker 22:16 17 Aug 08

thanks will try that


  FatboySlim71 22:57 17 Aug 08

SOME DVD players will play AVI files that have been created by Nero Vision for example, but some won't. The best thing to do would be to try creating a DVD-RW with Nero Vision of the AVI files, basically to determine if it will work on her DVD player, if not they will need to be converted to MPEG format.

I use Nero 8 so I am unsure if older versions of Nero have Nero Vision included.

  Graham. 23:01 17 Aug 08

You may need to finalise the DVD. If RW, this is reversible so you can use it again.

  johnnyrocker 20:23 24 Aug 08

sorry for the delay in replying, my thanks for an excellent tip which worked like a dream once i got to grips with it


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