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    WHY is encoding dvds so slow?

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    Unhappy WHY is encoding dvds so slow?
    I use toast to encode on my macbook, and it takes lik 3hrs 2 encode, then 8mins 2 burn?
    Is there ne easier, faster way?

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    WHY is encoding dvds so slow?

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    USB hardware encoder from elgato.com speeds up the encoding process

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    WHY is encoding dvds so slow?

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    Lightbulb Thanks but!!!
    Thanks heaps, but is there a free alternative?

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    WHY is encoding dvds so slow?

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    No, video encoding is a VERY processor intensive task

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    WHY is encoding dvds so slow?
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    i dont have no mac's
    video encoding takes a while....what computer you have also dictates how long it is going to take
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    WHY is encoding dvds so slow?

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    Okay thanks...
    Y then r pcs of the same rank extremely quicker at encoding?

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    WHY is encoding dvds so slow?
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    i dont have no mac's
    you havent even told us the specs of your computer? it is kind of hard to comapre
    MoTM honor roll...
    when?
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