[mythtv-users] MythArchive Aspect Ratio problem?

Paul Harrison mythtv at dsl.pipex.com
Tue Sep 19 09:45:52 UTC 2006

Simon Dyson wrote:
> Can no one offer any information on this for me? It's a bit of a show 
> stopper at the moment. If nothing else I'd like to know if other peoples 
> DVDs are the correct aspect ratio.
> Simon Dyson wrote:
>> I'm using MythArchive for the first time and it seems to work pretty 
>> well apart from a problem with aspect ratios. I have a film recorded 
>> from TV that has a ratio of 16:9 when played through MythTV but if I use 
>> MythArchive to burn it to DVD it comes out in 4:3. This is only a minor 
>> problem if I play the DVD through Myth because I can alter the aspect 
>> ratio during playback but on my standalone DVD player I don't have this 
>> option. I don't know much about how aspect ratios work with DVDs so I 
>> have no idea if this is a bug with MythArchive or whether I've done 
>> something wrong. Anyone got any ideas?
>> Thanks,
>> Simon
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Have you tried changing the Menu aspect ratio settings? MythArchive 
Settings second page.

Paul H.

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