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How to convert and burn M2TS to DVD for home DVD player?

"How to convert M2TS to DVD and burn M2TS to DVD to play on DVD player? What software to use? You will find answers in this step by step guide. M2TS files are used primarily with HD camcorders (mostly Sony and Cannon). Camcorders make use of M2TS in the form of AVCHD, a recording format made specifically for camcorders. The video is typically high definition video content. "


Once you’ve downloaded videos from your hardware to computer, you can convert M2TS to DVD for playback on normal DVD player with the right tool. I have to say any software bundled with the camcorder is useless (you may have already discovered this). Therefore, here we would recommend DVD Creator and DVD Creator for Mac which enables you to burn M2TS to DVD on Windows and on Mac respectively. Follow the step by step guide below to learn how.


Guide: How to convert and burn M2TS to DVD on Mac/Windows?

(Note: Below is the step-by-step guide on converting M2TS to DVD on Windows. To do the burning on your Mac OS, including Mac OS X Snow Leopard/Lion, please use our DVD Creator for Mac. The tool is totally easy to use.)


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Import M2TS Files to DVD Creator

Suppose you have downloaded and installed this M2TS to DVD converter, open it and add your M2TS files to the program to create DVD project. You can also add photos to create a DVD slideshow to play on DVD player.



Customize DVD Project (Optional)

DVD Creator lets you do a few things to personalize your DVD project. The built-in video-editor lets you crop, trim, rotate, add watermark and adjust video effects. The housed various DVD menu templates lets you customize the DVD menu easily with fabulous effects.


Convert M2TS to DVD

Once you’ve finished necessary settings, click on Preview tab and you will see how your DVD will look. Go back to adjust accordingly or click on Burn tab to the final step. Insert a blank DVD disc to your drive and hit Burn button to start.

Generally speaking, DVD Creator is the most easy-to-use M2TS to DVD converter and has a very user-friendly interface. Once the burning is done, the movies can then be played on any DVD compatible player. Have fun.



1. How to play M2TS files on computer?
Playing M2TS files from AVCHD folders (BDMV and CERTIFICATE) can be achieved with some commercial software including Corel WinDVD 9 and CyberLink PowerDVD Ultra. This is probably the safest method for playback, as these two software items are literally built for playing High-definition video content, particularly Blu-ray and AVCHD. However, these tools are not free.


Alternatively, also the free way to watch M2TS on computer is VLC player which is able to play almost any kinds of videos without requiring extra codecs.


2. Burn M2TS to DVD on Mac
As we mentioned above, converting M2TS to DVD on Mac can be easily done with DVD Creator for Mac. Just download and install the program, and follow the on-screen wizard: Add, edit, burn.



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