DVD capacity

  rimp 14:30 22 Aug 2008
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I need to put a file, 4.9gb on disk, a dvd is inly 4.7, is ther anyway I can get around this ?. Help please.

  Sea Urchin 15:01 22 Aug 2008

Try DVD Shrink

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  pj123 15:51 22 Aug 2008

Or buy a dual layer DVD.

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Obviously,your DVD rewriter has to be able to write to DVD dual layer.

  eedcam 19:09 22 Aug 2008

You cannot even put 4.7 on a dvd you need to compreess to about 4.2 As for shrink yes but only providing it is and ordinary Movie in either Is0 image or Video _TS if it is it will doit automatically for you

  Mr Mistoffelees 19:13 22 Aug 2008

Try compressing it with Winzip or Winrar, DVD Shrink is only for compressing video.

  rimp 15:05 25 Aug 2008

As anovice and using Vista Home Premium how do I do this?. thanks.

  rimp 15:06 25 Aug 2008

how di I find if I can use dual layer ? Thank you

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