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#1 kennyboy3

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Posted 11 September 2010 - 01:03 PM

Sorry if this is a stupid question I have about 25 gb of jpeg photos in various folders that i want to back up as they are seen on the computer to half a dozen or so dvds with no compression so they are exactly as seen on the computer can any body please tell me what the best multiple disc burning software to use for this hope this makes sense , I am using vista ultimate 64 bit o/s cheers for any help :huh:

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#2 cryptodan

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Posted 16 September 2010 - 04:58 PM

You will have to divide 25Gigs up into 4.7Gig Parts to fit on a DVD and burn each disk separately. There is no multi-disk burning tool that I know of that is in existence.

You could then take each 4.7Gig part and compress it to possibly get 2 zipped files onto a DVD.

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Posted 17 September 2010 - 12:19 PM

Well...there is DVD-spanning software, if that's what you want to do.

http://www.google.com/#sclient=psy&hl=...07a1c3c62b92b94

I would suggest not doing that, since (IMO) it just increases the risk of not being able to properly access the other DVDs if something goes wrong.

I would simply break the files up into quantities manageable on one disk...and then burn them and indicate the divisions on the disks.

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