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DVD Capacity Problem

Discussion in 'Multimedia' started by Hillian, Jun 1, 2005.

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  1. Hillian

    Hillian Thread Starter

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    Is there a way to compress or even split a dvd file because i ahgve a dvd and it has a bunch of family video stuff on it but when i try to copy it(dvd burner)...it says its like 6gb and since 4.7 gb is max space on ym dvd's.....any help here?
     
  2. debunkcia

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    multiple layer dvds
     
  3. Hillian

    Hillian Thread Starter

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    new terminology to me...whats that mean?
     
  4. debunkcia

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    i was standing in kmart the other day and i saw a new design of dvds that used multiple layers so you coud fit more stuff on them.

    http://www.blank-cd-cdr.com/doublelayer.html

    try here, a good explanation

    hope it helps
     
  5. Elvandil

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    There are a lot of apps you can use, like DVD-Shrink.
     
  6. kiwiguy

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    But you have to have a dual layer burner for them to work, of course. Most existing burners are single layer.
     
  7. JohnWill

    JohnWill Retired Moderator

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    However DVD-Shrink will do the trick.
     
  8. Hillian

    Hillian Thread Starter

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    Thanks all
     
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