Re: How to Burn Widescreen DVD's in DVD Maker
The standard aspect ratio for DVDs is 4:3. The MS DVD maker does not appear
to have the ability to create anamorphic DVDs.
You have to use your player software to do a linear stretch to display the
recordings properly on a widescreen TV.
"TrillianK" <firstname.lastname@example.org> wrote in message
> Hi there, after wasting two DVD's I decided to seek some more help. I am
> using the Windows DVD maker on myn laptop. I have the 16:9 option
> selected, and am still getting 4:3 end results. The movie file IS
> widescreen, but the program insists on squishing it into 4:3 regarldess
> of the settings. I have yet to find any other places in the program to
> set aspect ratio and am quite frustrated. Another glitch is the opening
> title screen that the program is creating. It shows in the preview as
> having film clips, however, the finished product when played in the DVD
> player only has solid green blocks appearing where the pics should have
> Any help would be most appreciated,