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How to Burn iDVD when my DVD writer is broken?


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I've created an iDVD project, but it appears that my disk drive does not work. Is there any way that I can transfer this iDVD project to an external hard drive, then transfer it to another mac, and burn the project from there?
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Yes, choose Save As Disc Image from the iDVD File menu. Use Disc Utility on the other Mac to burn to a dvd.
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Whats wrong with your disc drive? I thought mine was not working either, and after some reading and such I blew some compressed air into and it works like new now!

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You can also buy a $20 DVD burner, stick it into a $30 Firewire case and attach it. Done.
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