Creating a slide show on CD or DVD

  MFL 11:17 31 Dec 2005
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It's about time I backed up my photos from hard drive to CD or DVD. I can manage that easy enough using Nero. However what I would really like is to beable to run by back-up CD/DVD as a slideshow on my DVD player (actually a PS2) or on another (non XP) computer. Is this possible.

  Sharpamatt 11:24 31 Dec 2005

dependant on your version of Nero, you can make a slideshow which is viewable on many DVD players

  Hamish 11:55 31 Dec 2005

A good program can be found at click here. Try the trial version to see if you like it

  g0nvs 12:59 31 Dec 2005

I find this the best, not cheap but very, very good.click here

  conrail 14:54 31 Dec 2005

I use Magix's Photos on CD and DVD, allows text, transitions ect. allows you to add sound,
click here=
I see version 4 is out, I have version 2.0 and it is great

  jack 16:01 31 Dec 2005

I can endiese Hamish suggestion for click here
This is beut of a program slide show ? when skilled they come up like a movie- dissolves music the lot burns a VCD disk suitable for any DVD player.

  MFL 10:52 02 Jan 2006

Thanks for your responses guys.

I guess my version of Nero is very basic, having been bundled with the computer when I bought it. I couldn't find any evidence of a slideshow creator.

I downloaded the trial version of DVD Pixplay but as it (the trial version) only allows 50 photos it wasn't suitable for my needs.

Looks like the trial version of ProShow Gold has full functionality so I may give that a try.

Unless of course anyone has any better ideas?

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