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Old 01-21-2018, 06:02 PM   #1
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DVD question

Does a DVD that was burned from an MP4 file play on as many different DVD players as a DVD that was burned from an mpeg-2 file? I thought somebody told me that Mpeg2 is more favored for creating a dvd, as it is playable on more, on a wider range of different machines than MP4. Is there any truth to this? I find it very confusing.. any info on this would be greatly appreciated.
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Old 01-21-2018, 07:39 PM   #2
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DVD-players don't read regular datadisks.
You really need to create a playable DVD and in that case the video indeed mpeg-2 with muxed or demuxed audio.

Encore by Adobe can encode the video for you if it is not encoded into the right codec yet and create the DVD.
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Old 01-22-2018, 09:45 AM   #3
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If you put an MP4 file into your editor to make a DVD from it, your editor is going to automatically convert your MP4 file into mpeg-2 to make a playable DVD.
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