Will my Toshiba Satellite L455D-S5976 be able to operate easycap dc60 to convert VHS to DVD? 

by on June 2, 2011

Q: Will my factory Toshiba satellite L455D-S5976 be able to operate a easycap dc60 program to be used to convert VHS to DVD?

 
 

How can I connect my VCR to my laptop to burn them on my DVD? 

by on January 25, 2011

Q: I am wanting to hook my laptop computer, that has an external DVD burner, to my tv so I can burn VCR tapes and things that are recorded on my DVR. Is this possible and if so what type of cord would I need?

 
 

Is the quality of converting from VHS to DVD different for a combo drive vs a USB converter? 

by on December 13, 2010

Q: I read your article (VHS to DVD Converter) about how to convert a VHS tape to DVD and I have understood that there are 2 ways :

1) Using a combo device (directly from VHS to DVD).
2) Using a USB converter which converts from the video to the computer.

Since the prices are dramatically different (combo costs about 10 times the USB converter) the question is if there is a difference in the quality or the 2 methods are equal?

 
 

Will converting a VHS tape to DVD improve the quality? 

by on August 22, 2010

Q: I have vhs tapes that are very blurry and “staticy”. Is there any way to convert them to DVD and will it improve the quality of the picture?

 
 

What is the best way for a novice to convert VHS to DVD? 

by on July 19, 2010

Q: I am trying to convert my home VHS video (analog) to DVD. Can you recommend a software package that would be good for a novice?

 
 

How do I copy video from a DVD to my computer so I can edit it? 

by on June 1, 2010

Q: I just received some burnt DVDs from high school. These were VHS tapes transferred to a DVD-RW.

The 2 folders are:

VIDEO_RM
VIDEO_TS

there are more files in both these folders.

VIDEO_RM:
DVD_REC.USR
PVR_TEMP.USR
VIDEO_RM.BUP
VIDEO_RM.DAT
VIDEO_RM.IFO

VIDEO_TS:
VIDEO_TS.BUP
VIDEO_TS.IFO
VIDEO_TS
VTS_01_0.BUP
VTS_01_0.IFO
VTS_01_1
VTS_01_2
VTS_01_3

The video plays fine on my computer from the disc. I would like to put to video on my computer and transfer to mpeg or some other playable and editable format.

 
 

How do I transfer old VHS motor racing tales to DVD? 

by on January 1, 2010

Q: I have a large number of old VHS motor racing series tapes. I’d like to convert them to DVD so I can watch them, while preserving the originals. They are from Duke Video and no longer available in any format. How do I go about doing this?

 
 

How can I copy from VHS to DVD and get a good copy? 

by on December 28, 2009

Q: I want to convert my VHS to DVD but I have Blu-Ray on my computer. I need something that will copy any of my VHS and give me a good copy.

 
 

Is it possible to copy a commercial VHS tapes? 

by on July 29, 2009

Q: I am a martial arts teacher and I have hundreds of commercial martial arts related VHS tapes (copyrighted) that ain’t getting any younger. I want to convert them into DVD as I invested a lot of money to make this collection.

Is there any way to do that considering the copyright issue?

 
 

Is there a way to convert a VHS tape to a digital format to store on my computer? 

by on July 20, 2009

Q: I have old VHS tapes of pre-recorded movies that I would like to download to my computer hard drive. These movies are no longer available and cannot be purchased on DVD. How do I accomplish that task?