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    Newbie needs help with software
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    Question Newbie needs help with software
    Hi all....

    New to this site and require some help please. I have passed over from the dark side and i am now a mac user :-) my problem is with converting AVI to DVD format on my macbook, i always used WINAVI but this is not an option with the mac. I used it to convert my blu-ray Xvid (avi) to dvd so i could watch on my home player and with WINAVI it kept the 5.1 surround and fixed the ratio output.

    Is there such a tool on the mac? i used some program called dvdpro i think it was called, it worked but the ratio and was terrible and it was only stereo sound and had no options to change settings

    Please help!

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    Newbie needs help with software
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    The open source application "Handbrake" can do the conversion. This LINK explains how to do it. Download handbrake from here.

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