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How to convert and burn WMV to DVD for a DVD player?

"How to convert and burn WMV to DVD for a DVD player? Have saved some WMV clips onto computer and want to make them into a DVD in order to watch it in living room? What should you do?"


WMV have been one of the most common video that can be used with computers, portable devices and the web. WMV stands for Windows Media Video and it was originally designed for streaming video by Microsoft. WMV obviously plays with all current Windows Media Players, as well with other media players such as VLC. If you want to convert WMV to DVD for a DVD player, you can actually use Windows DVD Maker to burn WMV to DVD free (Available for Windows 7 & Vista). More often than not, Windows DVD Maker doesn’t work for you or it takes hours to encode. In this case, you may wanna try DVD Creator which is totally awesome to convert and burn WMV files to DVD format.


Step-by-step Tutorial: How to burn WMV to DVD/convert WMV to DVD effectively?

(Note: If you are running Mac OS, you can always use DVD Creator for Mac to convert WMV to DVD on Mac.)


Download and Install DVD Creator

This specially designed WMV to DVD converter lets you burn WMV, AVI, MP4, MKV and other files to DVD with good quality and fast speed. Download and install the program on your computer.


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Load WMV Files

Click the source "Import" button and select your WMV files to the left panel. You may add multiple at a time. Make sure the space doesn’t exceed the total DVD capacity (Indicated at the bottom). Photos are also supported.



Edit WMV Videos before Burning (Optional)

Before burning, here you can crop, trim, add watermark, plug in subtitles or adjust video effects, according to your specific request.
- Crop video files to remove the black edge or to focus on a certain part.
- Trim video length to capture your favorite clips.
- Adjust video brightness, contrast, saturation and other effects for a better visual effect.
- Add image and text watermarks to videos to add identity and ownership information.



Burn WMV to DVD

Once all your options have been selected and preferences set, click the burn button (make sure a blank DVD-R disk is inserted into the DVD-ROM drive with appropriate capacity).

Once the burning is complete, you will be notified by the software. Then you can watch the DVD on home DVD player. Have fun.



1. Select and Customize DVD Menu (Optional)
Click on Menu button and from the window you can select a DVD menu. You can customize DVD frames, buttons, add text, background music and background image, etc. Alternatively, you may select No menu to go to next step.


2. Burn WMV to DVD on Mac
As we mentioned above, converting WMV to DVD on Mac can be easily done with DVD Creator for Mac. The steps are pretty much the same as you do on Windows. Three main steps: Import, edit and burn. That’s it.



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