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Windows 7: dvd to laptop in what format to watch on tv

22 Dec 2009   #1
geordiejohn

 
 
dvd to laptop in what format to watch on tv

hello i have just bought a laptop with a HDMI connection and i want to put some of my movie dvd`s to it to play on my t.v. and i know avi files will probably work,but when i try wondershare video converter it takes about 2 hrs,does anyone know of a better program to use and would my t.v. recognze an iso file,my t.v. is a Panasonic 37" plasma Viera and my laptop uses windows 7,i thought i maybe could use iso image burner?
thank you.


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23 Dec 2009   #2
FearisFailure

Windows 7 Ultimate, Windows XP Pro, Back Track 3.1, Server 03, 08
 
 

If you are just trying to watch movies on your laptop and want to see them on the TV I would suggest VLC follow the link VLC media player - Open Source Multimedia Framework and Player . If you are trying to convert your dvd's then here are some cool software tools that will help you out. Codecs - Video software and downloads - VideoHelp.com

Hope this helps.
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23 Dec 2009   #3
geordiejohn

 
 

thank you i am going to try XviD
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