.ASF = Bad Burn

So, I’ve been trying to burn the music video of Scream by Michael Jackson ft. Janet Jackson. Unfortunately, it hasn’t been the most fun experience.

Nero = Fail
Windows DVD Maker = Fail
ImgBrn = Successful (NOT!)
AVS Video Converter 6 = Success (NOT!)

Surprisingly, it was Windows DVD Maker that told me what was wrong. Apparently my video file, a .ASF extension, isn’t indexed. After some googling, turns out that non-indexed video files can’t be read by DVD players. Sad panda 8-(

So I went back and am getting a brand new copy of the video file (this time in MPG format). Hopefully this will work and let me stop making coasters out of my DVDs.

Advertisements

~ by chadanthony07 on July 14, 2009.

One Response to “.ASF = Bad Burn”

  1. Good point! Thanks!

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s

 
%d bloggers like this: