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05-03-2009, 08:25 PM
Hey is there any way that i can change the resolution of two movie that my mate burt to a disk for me?
.mov format

05-03-2009, 08:30 PM
Prob not, but some dvd players have upscaling, might be able to do that with a pc somehow...

05-03-2009, 08:35 PM
ok know how? and how to make it permanent?

05-03-2009, 08:37 PM


05-03-2009, 08:38 PM
Re-encode to a higher resolution.

Easy to do, But it won't improve the quality.

05-03-2009, 08:41 PM
thanks blam will try tomorrow

05-03-2009, 11:46 PM
thanks blam will try tomorrow
You can polish a turd but...
Note that upscaling is used usually on CLEAN high bitrate inputs ie 8000kbit mpeg 2 stream on yourDVD player. Your probably giving it a rubbish compressed video input ~500kbit so it wont look any better.

06-03-2009, 07:11 AM
Depends on the quality of the original footage. MOV Format can be as good or bad as the setting used. Highest Quality MOV Format is as good as good raw AVI format but can also be scaled down.

Try to find out the resolution of the original as you will not get better than that if you can get that instead of the DVD.