Is there a simple way to convert iPlayer to DVD? Many people asked about it. Yeah, it's sad to find out that your favorite programs will automatically be deleted after 30 days or become unplayable 7 days after you've viewed them. Burning them onto a DVD can help to keep them for years to come. But how? Well, it's actually not so difficult. You just need this all-in-one program; the Wondershare Video Converter Ultimate. It allows you to download or record iPlayer programs and burn it onto a DVD with its embedded DVD creation feature. If there's any need to convert your BBC program to iPod, iPhone, PSP, Xbox 360 or mobile phones for enjoyment on the go, just use its 30 times faster converting speed. Amazing, isn't it? Download the free trial to experience the magic now.
1 Download or record iPlayer programs
Click the Download tab to enter into the program's interface. You have two ways to download the iPlayer programs: via the Download above your BBC playing window; or copy-and-paste the URL directly.
In case it fails to download, you can resort to its recording function. Click the Start menu on your computer, select All Programs>Wondershare>Video Converter Ultimate and under the folder, there's the Wondershare Video Recorder. Click it to activate the Wondershare Screen Capture function. After that, play the BBC iPlayer program in Firefox, IE or Chrome. An REC button will automatically show up on the top-left corner of the playing window (as illustrated in the screenshot). Click on REC and the program will begin to record the automatically.
2Import the recorded BBC program (optional)
To add BBC programs, you can simply drag-and-drop the recorded files from the opened folder. There's also the individual Edit icon on each of the uploaded files for you to perform any editing that you may want.
3Make a DVD menu (optional)
This TV iPlayer to DVD burner provides 50+ FREE DVD menu templates. To make a personalized DVD menu, just click the Menu tab and choose your favorite DVD menu template for further customization.
4 Start iPlayer to DVD burning
Now, you've come to the last step. Insert a blank disc (either D5 or D9) to your DVD drive. After that, click Burn to select your TV standard, aspect ratio, video quality and etc. Finally, hit Burn to kick off iPlayer to DVD creation. When the writing completes, the DVD disc will be ejected automatically.
Congratulations! You have now successfully created a DVD disc from your favorite BBC iPlayer programs. You may now enjoy it on the larger screen TV with your DVD player hooked up.
For more info, please refer to the video tutorial attached below: