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Dubbing VHS to DVD


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#1 Heartbeat85

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Posted 26 August 2011 - 06:50 AM

Hi Guys, What is the most effective,best, and most used method of putting some VHS Home Recorded Videos,Movies and even Store bought VHS Movies over onto DVD Disc from VHS Tape ? I would appreciate all the input I get.I know they are more than just 1 or 2 ways to do it.Is a Computer based program,DVD recorder, or VHS to DVD Combination Dubber the way which works best ? Sincerely,Heartbeat85

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Posted 26 August 2011 - 07:36 AM

One way I have done this is to use my VCR and my PVR. I playback the VHS and record it onto the hard drive of the PVR. Then I burn it directly in the PVR to a DVD-R disk. As an alternative if you have a video capture card in your PC is to capture the video that way and then burn to DVD with any standard burning software.
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Posted 26 August 2011 - 09:55 AM

Just a note...some copyrighted VCR tapes...will not accurately permit capture/copying via the methods described.

I have a capture card which I have tried to use (years ago) for such...some copies are defeated by built-in copyright protection. I find that it's probably just easier/smarter to buy such on CD/DVD, rather than try to overcome the copyright mechanisms employed.

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