How to Convert DVR to MPEG
DVR is a digital video format that some application software or a consumer electronics device use to record videos. Files in the format is not so easy to be used in other places. It means it's hard for you to play DVR files in most media players or edit DVR files in common video editing apps. If you have lots of DVR recording files and want to play, edit, or burn them easily, you can choose to convert DVR to MPEG format (MPEG-1, MPEG-2, MPEG-4, etc). In a case like this, a professional and user-friendly DVR to MPEG converter is necessary for you.
As such a great DVR to MPEG video converter, Wondershare Video Converter can let you convert your DVR files to MPEG-1, MPEG-2 or MPEG-4, etc with great quality and ultrafast conversion speed. Besides MPEG format, this app contains more video formats, even all popular devices. In other words, you can play DVR files in any place with the help of this app. Last but not least, this app offers lots of handy video editing tools and a great built-in DVD burner, so that you can edit your DVR files or burn DVD directly in this app if need.
First, hit the download link below to have it installed on your PC. And then, just follow the tutorial to convert DVR to MPEG step by step.
1 Import DVR files to this DVR to MPEG converter
Either click Add Files to import your local DVR recording files or directly drag & drop DVR files to the DVR to MPEG video converter (The added files will display as thumbnails on the left side of this app). If you want to preview them, just hit the video thumbnails. This app allows you to add more than one file at a time.
Note: If you need to combine multiple DVR recording clips together into a completet one, you need to tick the "Merge all videos into one file" option now.
2 (Optional) Personalize your DVR files
Hit the "Edit" option at each video item bar to open its editing windows. Next, you can select the editing tools you want to personalize your files.
Crop: Remove black margins of the video, customize the screen size (16:9, 4:3 etc), and adjust volume.
Trim: Cut off any clip of the video or just combine the clips you want.
Effect: Add cool effect to personalize your video.
Subtitles: Import the plug-in subtitles or customized subtitles.
Watermark: Apply picture or text as watermark
3 Choose the output format you want
Click the "Output Format" drop-down format list and go to "Format">"Video" to select MPEG-1, MPEG-2, or MPEG-4 (i.e. MP4 Video) as the output format (Just select one according to your need). If you want to watch DVR files on some portable device, you can select an optimized presets for the device under the "Device" category.
4 Start DVR to MPEG conversion
Click the "Convert" button to start the DVR to MPEG conversion instantly. During the process, you can also pause or cancel conversions easily. And the blue process bar will show you the conversion progress.
After conversion, just click Open Folder to locate these converted files for uses.