Windows 7

I was looking for an old video edit that was not in my digital records, so I pulled out the old camcorder to check the 8mm tapes.    When I plugged the camcorder into our new Windows 7 PC, a Windows Live Gallery dialogue box popped up giving some options for importing the video.  One of the options was “make DVD of the entire tape”.

I tried it and it works like a charm.  It broke the 60 minutes of video into about 18 chapters and created a menu with preview video.   WOOT!   I’ve got about 15 hours of 8mm recordings from 1992 – 2005.   I’ll be transferring them all to DVD in the next few months.

BTW, I found the brief video project I was looking for :

2 thoughts on “Windows 7”

  1. Great stuff. Keep em coming. I remember Teach Your Children (with moves on a photo) from 1999.

    Such great dads. I got a chuckle from the 2001 get-a-way seeing every kid wear their bike helmet for the cruise in the utility cart.

    Final note: ‘Love It’ when the computer thing works like it should.

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