Nero, here short for Nero Burning ROM, is the most famous DVD burning software on the market. Since first released in 1997, it's now in Version 11. Nero runs on Microsoft Windows and Linux, but unfortunately there's no Mac version. So is there a program that works like Nero for Mac?
Yes, in fact, lots of DVD burning software are available. Here I strongly recommend Wondershare DVD Creator for Mac (mountain lion supported) - A great Nero for Mac alternative with powerful DVD creation feature, user-friendly interface and high quality DVD burning. It helps you make DVD movies from videos and photos to play on DVD player and Mac computer (mountain lion, lion included). Besides burning videos to DVD, it also makes your video and photos look with best quality by editing tools like video Effects, Trim, Crop, Rotate, Watermarks, etc. You can easily make a compelling movie with captions, background music, and smooth transitions to put on DVD with high quality. Free download its trial version here:
Easy Steps to Use Nero-like DVD Creator for Mac
Wondershare DVD Creator for Mac (mountain lion supported) lets anyone burn DVD movies with prior experience. It comes with an concise and user-friendly interface, which makes it possible to burn video to DVD in clicks. Below are the easy steps to use this Nero for Mac alternative.
1 Import video and/or photo files
Install Nero alternative for Mac. When the program opens, a welcome screen will show up. You can choose to create a new project or open an existing project.
Next, you can import media files to DVD Creator in 2 ways: directly drag the videos or photos into the program or click "+" button to import them. Note that you can group a few videos together to form a chapter. If you want to separate them, drag the clip out of the pane until a blue line appears.
2 Edit the video files (Optional)
Many video editing tools help enhance your video files, including Crop, Rotate, Trim, watermark, Effects, etc. To do so, simply highlight a video and click "Edit" button to open the editing window. All the changes will be applied immediately so that you can take a real-time preview.
3 Make custom DVD menu for your DVD (Optional)
Over 90 animated and static DVD menu templates are built in this Nero for Mac. With them, you can easily create a beautiful DVD menu. Just switch from Media tab to Menu tab at the bottom, and choose a favorite menu template. Next, personalize it with your favorite background image, background music, item position, etc. If you don't need a menu, select "No Menu".
4 Preview and start to burn
Ensure your DVD movies look great by clicking the "Preview" button to preview your DVD movie in real-time. Finally, insert a blank DVD disc to your DVD burner and click "Burn" button to start burning DVD disc with this Nero for Mac alternative program.
Tips: If the size of your DVD movie is larger than 4.7G, but you don't have a DVD9 disc (7.9G) and insert a DVD5 disc instead, the program will automatically resize your movie to fit this DVD5 disc (4.7G).