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scene selections
by Dennis Couzin 11 years ago
I'd like a simple menu structure that first gives the choice: play movie select scenes, and when the latter is chosen, offers the 10 or so scenes. When the user choses one scene, then after that scene
Re: scene selections
by George Wing 11 years ago
What authoring package is being used Different packages might have the feature of "Stories" (as already mentioned), or perhaps "Playlists" or something of that nature. there are ways to post-edit an a
extending menu loop time
by rob walsh 11 years ago
i am using windows movie maker and I am trying to extend the length of the menu loop so the music plays longer. Anyone know how to do that if you can't do that in windows movie maker, what program can
Re: extending menu loop time
by George Wing 11 years ago
How long of a menu loop are you trying to have for your DVD
Playable DVD/Data DVD
by ivy calhoun 11 years ago
Is it possible to create a playable DVD that also has extra data, like a PDF, on it The ultimate goal is to make it so that the movies play as they would on any other DVD, but if you stick it into a c
Re: Playable DVD/Data DVD
by George Wing 11 years ago
It's as Noah says :) Just make sure your burning software knows how to properly place the files so that they play properly in your set-top dvd player... Regards, George
Nero Vision - Continuous custom background audio?
by Rath Bala 11 years ago
Hello! Is there any way to have custom music to play continuously throughout an entire DVD menu created using Nero Vision I'm currently having to select the same music file for each separate menu and
Re: Nero Vision - Continuous custom background audio?
by George Wing 11 years ago
Unfortunately, SD-DVD does not allow for continuous audio through menu changes (that's with any SD-DVD Authoring software). Regards, George
Can't loop my track 1
by Bruce Wittman 11 years ago
Hello Cowboys and Cowgirls, I am in a quandary, I am trying to loop my track 1, which is accessed from Menu 1. I have tried your typical track 1 end jump to track 1 --- it doesn't work. I tried to wri
Re: Can't loop my track 1
by George Wing 11 years ago
What software are you using to author your DVD Also, are you letting the DVD play to the end of Track-1 (by itself, without hitting NEXT on your remote) Regards, George
dvd architect
by Tom Martens 11 years ago
Can someone please help a newcomer. I have spent hours trying to get an edited project to burn. The 'estimated project size' is 3,159.1 MB Every time I go to burn disc I get 'the estimated total size
Re: dvd architect
by George Wing 11 years ago
Hi Tom, Which version of DVD Architect do you have Is it the STUDIO version, or the professional version Also, what number is it (i.e. 2.0, 3.0, 4.x, etc...) Some of the STUDIO versions have builtin v
Cramming content onto a SD DVD
by Brad Goodman 11 years ago
Greetings, I've done a search in this forum for an answer to my questions, but I must be using the wrong search terms. I have a client that has four DVCAM tapes filled with conference lectures. He wan
Re: Cramming content onto a SD DVD
by George Wing 11 years ago
Brad Goodman "He wants me to put each of the tapes onto a single SD DVD. That is, about three hours of content per DVD." Can the "single" SD DVD be a dual-layer disc (DVD-9) If so, then that should f
speed up dvd creation
by chris mcghee 11 years ago
how come it takes so long to create a dvd Right now I am averaging around 10 hours to full creation. I have used ulead dvd studio and nero 7 and 8 and it seems about the same. how can I speed things u
Re: speed up dvd creation
by George Wing 11 years ago
To offer any advice would require some more info on your part. Some things that would be useful (but not limited to) : 1) what is your source format 2) how do you capture (what format captured to) 3)
DVD studio pro wont play DVD on player - only plays on computer DVD player
by chloe allan 11 years ago
I'm a new user of DVD studio pro and am struggling! - The project I have burnt will play perfectly on the internal DVD player on my mac but will not play on an external DVD player - just get a message
Re: DVD studio pro wont play DVD on player - only plays on computer DVD player
by George Wing 11 years ago
How did you burn the project to disc The folders files have to burned properly for dvd-video, so just making sure you burned the files in their proper order... Regards, George
Changing the Camera Angle CS3
by Wayne Jaworek 11 years ago
I am trying to create a DVD with multiple camera angles during play. I do not know how to get this option working though and cannot find any information about it online. Is this option even available
Re: Changing the Camera Angle CS3
by George Wing 11 years ago
yes - I believe they both have demo versions available for download -- let me know how your web search goes... Regards, George
Poster Frames???
by Joey Condeelis 11 years ago
I have this one clip timeline and it's cut up into 4 chapters. I want to change the "Poster Frame" on each chapter. I can Ctrl & Alt and change the FIRST chapter marker BUT none of the rest. How do I
Re: Poster Frames???
by George Wing 11 years ago
Preview the timeline and move the playhead to the spot you want. Then select the chapter mark (left click), then rt-click the chapter mark and Set Poster Frame Regards, George
Encore CS3 book
by Rod Laughridge 12 years ago
Can anyone recommend a good Encore CS3 book I can't find one and it's driving me crazy trying to figure out how to create a DVD the way I want it. Thanks,Contrain
Re: Encore CS3 book
by George Wing 12 years ago
Not sure about books, but if you list how you want your dvd to play, perhaps someone here can point you in the right direction... Regards, George
Link to website...
by Dan Nethery 12 years ago
Can you set a link in a menu to launch a the users web browser and go to a website. thanx, dan.
Re: Link to website...
by George Wing 12 years ago
There used to be an application called eDVD that let you add buttons to an existing DVD (not sure if you can still find a copy of that around the net). I heard "rumors" of a new product at the mediach
Remote Button
by Rich Valenta 12 years ago
Greetings: I am creating several DVD s for the Illinois Fire Academy. All is going well except when I play a video and then select the stop button and go to the play button again each video takes me b
Re: Remote Button
by George Wing 12 years ago
That sounds like the normal action for the remote control STOP button. How about using the Menu button(s) instead Or perhaps the NEXT button to skip to the end of a title and perform the end-action co
Button and timeline limitations
by Brett Pollock 12 years ago
Hey A quick and hopefully simple question. I have never run into this before, but we will be doing a project that consists of about 120 separate small video files. I have a vague recollection that the
Re: Button and timeline limitations
by George Wing 12 years ago
Not sure about the timelines, but for buttons on a menu, for SD-DVD You are limited to 36 buttons for 4:3 menus, and 18 buttons per 16:9 menus. Regards, George
23.976 Progressive Transcoding issues
by Adhish Yajnik 12 years ago
This has been brought up in various forms, but hopefully I'll be able to address all facets of this rather annoying problem with Encore. I exported my movie as a 23.976 Progressive DV AVI from Premier
Re: 23.976 Progressive Transcoding issues
by George Wing 12 years ago
When you export to mpeg-2, is there an option from Premiere to add pulldown (guessing that Encore requires the pulldown to avoid re-encoding). If not Premiere doesn't encode with the pulldown, you cou
Button Routing
by Marc Thomas 12 years ago
Hi, I'm using Adobe Encore 1.5 I have 2 "scene selection" menus with 6 scenes on each... 1-6 and 7-12. I want to know how (if at all possible) to click "right" arrow on my 3rd scene to go to the next
Re: Button Routing (linking menus)
by George Wing 12 years ago
Make the right-arrow on 3 6 go to the button that goes to the next menu (or to an invisible button). Make that button be an auto-activate button that auto links to the next menu. Regards, George
Sony Vegas 7 Default Settings
by Tom White 12 years ago
Hi, I'm currently using Sony Vegas 7 and I was wondering if there was a way to return my vegas to it's default settings. Any help would be greatly appreciated.
Re: Sony Vegas 7 Default Settings
by George Wing 12 years ago
Hold down CTL+Shift keys while starting Vegas -- that should reset everything... Regards, George
scene detection from a file?
by David Cheng 12 years ago
hi there, I've been using Pinnacle Studio 10 for a long time and am switching to Sony Vegas 8. In Pinnacle, I can run scene detection on an avi file that I've captured through other means (there are t
Re: scene detection from a file?
by George Wing 12 years ago
I also wish Vegas had this funtion -- as it comes in handy at times. I'd actually like it in DVD Architect, where I can tell Architect to automatically insert chapter marks at the scene changes (eg --
Correct Bitrate settings in Vegas for DVD Architect
by Rich Kutnick 12 years ago
Almost every time, without exception, when I use Bitcalc110 to compute VBR settings for Vegas rendering to DVD Architect-compliant files (e.g., Mark's DVD Bitrate Calculator, which was highly recommen
Re: Correct Bitrate settings in Vegas for DVD Architect
by George Wing 12 years ago
Rich Kutnick "As you know, the audio is less than one MB for something like this, so the bulk of the problem lies within the video compression." What does that mean -- the audio for almost 2 hours wi
Slight pause only before selected chapter
by Zvi Twersky 12 years ago
Hey guys! I have a problem. I put one long video file in a timeline with chapters (not a playlist) and link each chapter to a button in the menu. Since no chapter has any "end action", all the chapter
Re: Slight pause only before selected chapter
by George Wing 12 years ago
What type of video are you putting on the timeline (DVD Compliant that will NOT be re-encoded, or a vide othat needs to be encoded) Your problem might be that the chapter mark you are setting is being
[Vegas 7] Navigating the timeline
by Harry Putnam 12 years ago
How to jump from clip to clip on the timeline using the keyboard. After reviewing the shortcuts, and searching on Navigate, move and jump. I'm not finding this basic function.
Re: [Vegas 7] Navigating the timeline
by George Wing 12 years ago
CTL+ALT+Left Right arrow might be what you are looking for.
DVD Architect. How do I do chapters only?
by duplicate 12 years ago
Firstly I hope you all had a good christmas and hope you all have a fantastic 2008! I have 2 questions. I want to make a DVD architect project and have only chapters. I don't want a 'PLAY MOVIE' butto
Re: DVD Architect. How do I do chapters only?
by George Wing 12 years ago
Hi, For the first question, do you have several separate clips (called Titles), or do you have one long Title with several "Chapters" (jump-to markers within the Title) For your playback, what should
DVD Architect Studio (Vegas) ??
by cody howard 12 years ago
Hey there... I have a question about some "trimming effect" that is happening in my DVD's. I am using Sony Vegas to edit my footage and then selecting "make movie, dvd" and it renders as a mpeg2 along
Re: DVD Architect Studio (Vegas) ??
by George Wing 12 years ago
Since it is "Overscan", then there's not much you can do about already recorded video (you can scale it down to fit everything on the screen). Notice the info is still there if you play it on your com
Can Vegas or DVD Architec make copies of DVD's
by Rick Rintala 12 years ago
I have a DVD project that I did. I have since lost the project files. Can Vegas make copies of this or do I need something like Nero 7
Re: Can Vegas or DVD Architec make copies of DVD's
by George Wing 12 years ago
That's exactly what I was trying to say -- although your steps are clearer :) I just wasn't sure if the OP's version of DVDA would allow the burn from folders -- I've only got the more recent versions
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