by Ben on 2013/06/07

Burn - ScreenshotsIf you ever need to take a movie you already have on your Mac and put it on a Video DVD that you can play on any DVD player, here is a method.

The software I used is called “Burn“, it’s open source and may be downloaded from this link.

There are other “fancier” ways to do this, but Burn offers a quick and easy way to get your Video onto a DVD for showing in a regular DVD player.


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So your MacBook Air doesn’t have enough space to store all your files? You can pick up any USB external hard drive and use it with your Mac. Even if it is formatted for NTFS.   Purchase any USB drive from WalMart, OfficeDepot, BestBuy etc… Take it home and remove it from the box. Any [...]

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There may be many ways to do this, but this seems to be the quickest and allows you to continue to use the browser of your choice without altering any of your typical workflow. So, you want to click on an email link and have it open a compose window in gmail or google apps? [...]

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A few months ago I was involved in a WebEx Meeting with a Google employee. After the meeting was over, some of the participants were chatting in the chat area and many of us were curious about the big “G” icon in his dock. I Skitched a shot of it to show to my buddies later. We [...]

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Add New WordPress Post

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Setup iOS 5 Mail with Google Apps for Your Domain

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This tutorial comes at a request from some of the teachers at a school I work with. You may be able to find other tutorials to do this, but I’m going to go step-by-step with screen shots for each step. First off, make sure you are using a device that is running iOS 5. It [...]

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Google Apps Explained in 3 Minutes

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HowTo Setup Mail, iCal, and iChat with Google Apps Email Account.

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A common question I get is how do I setup my Mac OS X Mail to use my Google Apps gmail account? If you are running Lion (10.7) the solution is simple and painless, so I’m going to walk you through it. There are two easy ways they are detailed here. First time email checking [...]

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This is an easy task for experienced Mac Users, but I have a niece and nephew that are both new to Macs. One of their MacBooks has a disk stuck in the optical drive. Until I can visit and repair the issue, this is an excellent way for them to both have access to the [...]

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