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Compressing 3gigs

Discussion in 'General Software' started by WhiteLotus, Jan 5, 2008.

  1. WhiteLotus

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    OK so i need to compress 3gigs of video files, files are 350MB and there are 9 of them, and then burn to as few discs as possible, 700MB disks.

    anybody know the best compressor to do this?
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    bump - anyone?
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    WinRAR, I'd say.
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    What format are they now? Since they're 350MB a piece I'm guessing DivX/XviD, some 40min series. They are already highly compressed and you won't get them much smaller. Smaller will result in quality loss.

    Why don't you just burn them on a DVD?
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    .avi now and yea they not compressing much at all. i have only have the standard 700MB disks and no burning software
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    If you have a DVD burner just buy some disks, it's your best option.
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    yea thats what i thought. looks like I'm off to the shops then!
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    Buy cheap spindles online, 20-25 eurocents per DVD.

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