Windows DVD Maker Won't Burn MKV? The Solution
When you try to create a DVD from MKV videos using Windows DVD Maker, you'll find the video file can't be added to the create list. Yeah, it's ture Windows DVD Maker doesn't support MKV video format. If you want to import MKV to Windows DVD Maker for DVD burning, you have to convert the MKV video file to a right format for Windows DVD Maker, such as WMV, MPEG, MPG etc. Or you can use a better software application to create DVD from MKV videos directly if you're not so crazy about Windows DVD Maker.
Wondershare Video Converter is the best choice for these two purposes. It can not only allow you to convert MKV to one of Windows DVD Maker supported formats like WMV, but also let you directly burn DVDs from your MKV videos with high quality output. What's more, this smart Windows DVD Maker MKV converter provides you with almost all common editing tools like cropping, cutting, merging, adding various effect etc. If need, you can simply edit your videos before video conversion or DVD burning.
The following guide will teach you how to use this tool to convert MKV for Windows DVD Maker and directly burn DVDs from any video file. Note that the program supports Windows XP, Vista, Windows 7 and 8.
In order to burn MKV with Windows DVD Maker, you need to convert MKV to a compatible format for adding files to Windows DVD Maker. Below are the detailed steps.
Step 1:Import MKV to this Windows DVD Maker converter
In its "Convert" interface, you just click "Add Files" button located at the top-left side to import the MKV files you want. Then, you can see them shown as follows. (Optional) To edit videos, just click Edit on each video item bar.
Step 2:Choose a compatible format for Windows DVD Maker
As is well-known to all, WMV is one of Windows DVD Maker natively-supported formats. So, just select WMV as the output format. Open this app's output format window by hitting the format image in the "Output Format" pane, then click the "Format" category and select the "WMV" option there.
Step 3: Convert MKV to Windows DVD Maker
Just click the "Convert" button in the bottom-right side of the currrent interface. After a few minutes, you can get the output files in the output folder. Now, just import the output files to Windows DVD Maker to burn your DVDs.
With this app, you can burn DVDs from MKV quickly, easily, and effectively.
Step 1:Load MKV files
Hit the "Burn" tab at the top after you launch this app. And then in the burning interface, you need to import MKV files by clicking the "Add Files" button.
Step 2:Customize a DVD menu or edit videos
Before DVD burning, you can click Edit to do some simple editting jobs if need. If not, just hit the Change Template to choose one from provided 10+ free DVD menu templates to customize your own DVD menu.
Step 3:Start to burn DVDs
After you insert a blank DVD5 or DVD9 disc, you just click Burn button at the bottom-right corner of the interface to burn DVDs from your MKV video files.
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