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MiniDV Camera to DVD?

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I am a novice in the computers and have got a Panasonic MiniDV video camera. I want to convert my MiniDV cassettes into DVDs and I was recently suggested that I can use my computer (with DVD writer) to write DVDs. I dont have a Firewire connection on the computer.

Please advise what all I need to make it work. And what is the easiest way to convert from MiniDV to DVD.

Thank you very much.

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Do you know the size of the hard drive and the amount of Ram memory it has
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Use the WEB Search window...punch in "Video Editing Hardware" and see what comes up.
You just need to get the footage onto a harddrive (along with audio) and you'll need Video Editing Software...research that as well. Best Buy has some good software. And If you have Win XP , Best Buy is LOADED with options for editing your stuff. SoundForge opens New Options for your Imagination. Play with the Audio and add it back to the Video and PRESTO ! A KOOL personal Video!
USB harddrives are Great to store Video & Audio files on. Do Have TONS OF FUN !
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