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Mp4 Problem With Easy Dvd Burning With Windows 8


Hello, I made a slideshow on Windows Movie Maker and finalized it as a .mp4 file. I was looking to burn the movie onto a blank DVD so we could watch it on the TV so I purchased the Roxio Easy CD and DVD Burning Program. However, when I click 'add new movie' on myDVD express and try to add the already finalized .mp4, I am met with an error window stating "The file you are trying to use cannot be edited, and has not been added"

sooo frustrating! Can anyone help me out???

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Please see this topic for a full discussion:



Short answer is Easy CD and DVD Burning is a cut-down version of Creator. It has had the handling of MP4 files disabled. You need to buy a full version of Creator to handle your MP4s, or else redo the slideshow in some other video format that Easy CD and DVD Burning will accept. :(







Edit: Here are the video types that this version is supposed to handle.


Edited by Brendon

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Some of the converters we commonly use are these:


AVS4YOU Converter:


Any Video Converter


Freemake Video Converter:


You could download and try one of these out - mpeg2 (aka 'mpg') would be a good output choice ;)


Or just take it back now and exchange it for something more robust.

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