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How to Export iMovie Video & Burn iMovie Video to DVD?

May 31, 2016 10:46 AM/Posted By Chann Ethan to Burn to DVD

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  • While you actually complete your own iMovie project, you might have several ways to finalize it: save on your computer, transfer to iTunes, share to Youtube, Facebook and much more if you are utilizing iMovie 09 or iMovie 11. Even so, you might still consider exporting iMovie to DVD to better preserve it or share it. In order to burn a DVD from iMovie, a third-party Mac DVD burning software: DVD Creator for Mac is highly suggested. Along with it, you can actually burn almost all popular videos to DVD with ultrafast speed with no quality loss. Here are the easy steps to export iMovie to videos and after that burn iMovie to DVD.



    1. Export iMovie project to video (iMovie 09 and iMovie 11 included)
    To be able to burn iMovie to DVD, you need to first export iMovie project to videos. So when an iMovie project is finished, choose it and click on "Share" towards the top of the window in the Menu bar. And on the below list, select "Export Movie...".
    iMovie to DVD - import imovie Project
    A small window will show up enabling you decide on where to store the videos, and what file format to save iMovie project to. Right here you are suggested to select Large or HD 720p to save iMovie project to good quality video for burning to DVD. The actual default output folder is Movies. After that, follow the guide below to burn the exported iMovie files to DVD.

    2. Load your iMovie video
    Run iMovie to DVD creator, and after that click on "Create a New Project" to enter into the program's user interface. Next, just drag your iMovie videos straight into the program window, or perhaps slide out Media Browse to load any kind of video created with iMovie in one click.
    how to burn a DVD from iMovie - main screenshot

    3. Personalize a DVD menu (optional)
    iMovie to DVD converter offers a lot more than 90 free templates for professional DVD authoring. Click on "Menu" at the bottom of the program window, and after that pick-up your preferred one to customize it. It's really worth talking about that, all buttons, frames, titles, and thumbnails are freely adjustable.
    export iMovie to DVD - DVD Menu

    4. Start burning iMovie files to DVD
    At this point you have arrived at the final step, hit the Burn icon to get into the "Burn" window. Insert a black DVD-R D5 or D9 according to your content capacity, and set the TV standard like NTSC or PAL. Now, click "Save" to start burning..
    export iMovie to DVD - output

    More about this iMovie to DVD burning Software
    1. Apart from iMovie project, this Mac DVD Creator can easily burn just about all regular photos and videos to DVD. Regular video formats such as MOV, MKV, MP4, AVI, WMV, MTS, HD videos, and so on, your family, holiday or vacation videos from the video camera, videos and movies downloaded from YouTube, Google, Yahoo or torrent sites, like Vuze, etc. are all supported.

    2. This iMovie to DVD creator also enables you to edit imported iMovie videos so that you won't need to make changes in iMovie and export once again, that saves you a lot of time. To accomplish this, simply click the 'Edit' button besides each video thumbnail.


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