• koki
    Posts: 4
    Joined: Oct 23rd, 2007
    Creating 16:9 version from a 4:3 project
    Hi there I have a completed 4:3 project in DVD Studio Pro 4 that I would like to convert into a 16:9 version. I have all the video assets as both 4:3 and 16:9 but really don't want to start from scratch for the 16;9 (with the menus etc...). Is there a way that I can convert the existing 4:3 project into a 16:9 and just import the new video assets? Will I also have to resize existing 4:3 stills for the new 16:9 project? I have a deadline to hit on the 30th so any help would be really appreciated... Thanks
  • Martin
    Posts: 476
    Joined: Aug 24th, 2004
    Re: Creating 16:9 version from a 4:3 project
    For the tracks, you should be able to just swap the video assets out, though you'll need to tag the tracks as 16:9 in the track menu inspector. Ditto for the menus ... I think the option is on the Menu inspector's menu tab, if memory serves me correctly ... :) You'll probably need to re-position the buttons too. Or, you can just use your 4:3 menus. If you want to get tricky, you could even program a script so DVD-Video players that are set to 4:3 show the 4:3 tracks, while players set to 16:9 show widescreen tracks ... oh, what fun. I love scripting in DVDSP ...
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