How to Convert MP4 to a DVD Player
Want to watch MP4 videos on your DVD player? Well, we all know that regular DVD players gives good support to MPEG-2 DVD structure file, and very few of them are compatible with MPEG-4 videos. So if you have downloaded movies and recorded clips in the MP4 (MPEG-4) video format, I suggest you convert the mp4 format to other format like MPEG or burn to DVD directly to play on all common DVD players.
In this article, Wondershare DVD Creator (DVD Creator for Mac) is highly recommended to help you convert video files in all sorts into regular DVD-video format. After that, you can watch them cozily on your home DVD player or TV with a DVD player hooked up. Below comes the step-by-step guide in Windows. If you're running a Mac, please adopt the Mac version to convert MP4 to DVD player in Mac in the same way.
Preparation: Free download DVD Creator to burn MP4 to DVD player with no effort:
1 Add MP4 files
Click "+" to import your MP4 videos into the main program window and then click "↑" and "↓" to rearrange the order.
2Select DVD menu (Optional)
40 free static and dynamic DVD menu templates are offered for your DVD authoring. To access the menu editing window, just cilck Menu in the menu bar, and then pick up your favorite one to customize the text content, frame or button effect.
Note: The menu structure will be shown in the left side for better DVD menu customization. You can set the aspect ratio at 16:9 or 4:3 as per your specific needs. On the Menu page, you can freely add text content and change the frame or button effect.
3Start MP4 to DVD player conversion
Click "Preview" to make sure that all the effects go as you like. When satisfied, just click Burn to convert MP4 to DVD player. Before the burning, please mind the TV Standard: Choose "NTSC" if you are living in USA, Canada and Japan and choose "PAL" for people who living in Europe and Asia countries.
Note: Besides converting MP4 to DVD player, this professional DVD Creator (DVD Creator for Mac) even allows you to convert MP4 videos to ISO image file and DVD Folder to play on all regular DVD player without any quality loss. You may select one based on your need at the DVD burning step.
Now you can hook DVD up to your high-definition TV for superior playback quality. If you also want to watch MKV, WMV, MOV, MTS, etc. on the sharp TV screen or home DVD player, Wondershare DVD creator can also solve your problem with clicks of mouse.
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