it goes thru the encoding , but about 1/2 -3/4 from finishing [b4 the burn starts]it gives me an error message ""ROR There was a problem with the mpeg encoder"" it seems to work if the file is already and mpeg, itl burn it. but it wont convert avi's. ive tried un/reinstalling 4 times, ive changed the CDwriter, but it gives me the same mesage. any ideas? my comps burstin at the seams, i really need to get this stuff off my comp an on discs.