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Best way to get videos (mp4?) to DVD for those without internet
Tammy Keilman
I have a few students out of my 160+ that can't access Sophia at home. a.) what is the easiest way to download my video here from Sophia to my computer and b.) how can I get it to DVD? Thanks!
Jan. 21, 2014 at 9:14 pm
carolyn fruin
If you have your video loaded into sophia, go to the section where it is and click on the edit button just above the video shot. This will take you back into the tutorial and you'll see all of the loaded material. If you did a screen recording through Sophia, simply right click on the blue name .mp4 and save it to your desktop then transfer to whatever you may be using, CDs, flashdrives, etc. If you need some more information, let me know and I can give you a few more ideas for your class. Your Welcome!
Jan. 22, 2014 at 8:14 am
Greg Prater
I managed to DL an open source video converter that works without adding malware to your computer. Since DVD video needs to be mpeg2 format basically I should be able to convert my mp4's Having 3 different dvd formats though will be the next challenge. some dvd players will use DVD-r but not DVD-rw's then there are 2 kinds of RW's + and -. I might have to burn all 3 kinds and have a particular kid take them home to see which works
Feb. 22, 2014 at 3:59 pm
carolyn fruin
Good question, hadn't thought about that. Just sent out a tweet for help. I'll see what I can find.
Jan. 26, 2014 at 2:13 pm
Greg Prater
I too have wondered this. I know DVD video can only use 2 or 3 files types. MPEG 2 is one of them If i recall. The free internet based converters are a PITA. So, I would be curious about this one as well.
Jan. 25, 2014 at 5:10 pm
Tammy Keilman
I got the mp4 but with Windows DVD maker the mp4 is not compatible. Do you (or anyone else) happen to know of some freeware to do this? Thanks!
Jan. 22, 2014 at 8:48 am

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