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iDVD loses a portion of my iMovie project when played on DVD players

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Nov 29, 2012 12:04 PM

I have completed a 6 minute movie using iMovie.  When I export this through many different formats and burn a DVD using iDVD a portion of the screen is croped when viewed on a DVD player.  Please Help!!!

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  • Old Toad Level 10 Level 10 (113,150 points)

    If you're playing on a digital TV you should be able to reset the aspect ratio to 4:3 and get it all in as I remember. 

     

    Another way is to add the iMovie via  the iMovie ➙ Share ➙ Media Browser ➙ iDVD slideshow  import route

    iDVD8movieSS.PNG

    and then set the iDVD ➙ Slideshow preferences to the following:

    iDVDprefsTVsafe.PNG

     

    This will play it all on any TV set.  This is what it'll look like:

     

    iD7movietoSS.PNG

     

    OT

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