How to Customize Your Own DVD Flick Menu
DVD Flick is an easy DVD authoring tool for users to make their own DVD for free. It allows you to easily add a menu for quick navigation of DVD titles. However, the built-in DVD Flick menu templates are limited. It's far less than enough for a big DVD Flick fan. Want to add your own menu templates to DVD Flick so that you can make a personalized DVD for watching on TV? You can learn how to customize DVD Flick Menu Templates in Part 2.
However, it may be difficult for you to customize a DVD Flick template, or you may have too little time to customize a DVD Flick menu by yourself. Whatever it is, you could try some other DVD authoring and burning software, such as Wondershare DVD Creator (DVD Creator for Mac). In this great app, both 40+ free static DVD menu templates like DVD Flick menu templates and animated DVD menu templates are available. One-click to apply to your DVD movie, no editing needed, or simply personalize your DVD menu template if you wish. See how to use this app to create a DVD with a personalized DVD menu quickly and easily in Part 1.
- Part 1: How to create a DVD with a personalized DVD menu with Wondershare DVD Creator
- Part 2: How to customize DVD Flick Menu Templates
Step 1: Download, install, and run this app. And then drag your video files to this app for DVD burning.
Step 2: In the Menu window, select one DVD menu template to apply to your DVD. Also, you can customize it by adding various elements like buttons, background image, background music, thumbnails, transition effects, text, etc. (Click here to download more DVD menu templates)
Step 3: Click the Create tab and hit the Create button there to start DVD burning. This app will finish the buring process in minutes.
You are suggested to prepare your pictures (.bmp or ) in the size given above. And then comes the hard part: template.cfg editing. You can use Notepad or your favorite text editor. The template.cfg file looks like this: You are suggested to prepare your pictures (.bmp or .jpg) in the size given above. And then comes the hard part: template.cfg editing. You can use Notepad or your favorite text editor. The template.cfg file looks like this:
Name = "The Party";
Author = "Dennis Meuwissen";
Description = "Rather festive.";
Copyrights = "Main menu photo by Nicole Hanusek Title select photo by "imedagoze" Subtitle select photo by Jose Gonzalez Audio select photo by "bitzi"";
transColor = "255,0,255";
The Name, Author, Description, and Copyright will be shown while you are choose DVD Flick menu template. The transColor option is used to make portions of an image transparent, allowing the background image to show through. Then comes the parameters for each menu, including Main menu, Title menu, audio menu and subtitle menu. Next, I will explain the key parameters for the menu. Refer to these parameters while you are editing the DVD Flick template.cfg file.
Title menu allows you to select the video you have added to the DVD disc. Options under titleMenu section decide how the title menu will look and respond. The backgroundImage, highlightColor, and selectColor options are identical to those in Main menu settings.