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Postby deinabog on Sat Mar 12, 2005 11:39 pm

Anyone besides me gonna buy it next month?
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Postby Big C on Sun Mar 13, 2005 12:26 am

Actually - I'm planning on it too. After having numerous problems w/ Nero's video portion, along with their constant updates (I feel like a beta tester that hasn't been paid), time to say enough.
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Re: Easy Media Creator 7.5

Postby deinabog on Sun Mar 13, 2005 8:19 am

Cool! That makes two of us so far. I too prefer Easy Media Creator even though my coworkers, and few other folks from job, like Nero. Two good things about the 7.5 version are that it now includes an information tool (similar to Nero's) and a DVD player (Sonic's Cineplayer 2.0). It can also backup to magnetic media such as tapes.

Very cool features indeed. The announcement of this new verison stopped me from buying MyDVD 6.0 Deluxe Studio Suite for $150 dollars just get a few more features :D !
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Postby sqlb on Sun Mar 13, 2005 2:05 pm

I plan to upgrade. I used both Nero 6 and EMC 7 and there has been several occasions that Nero could not burn a DVD and EMC did. It's transcoding is slower than Nero but the results for me at least, are discs that never fail to play in any DVD player.

I like the product and the 7.5 update addresses the slow transcoding speed.
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Postby Justin42 on Sun Mar 13, 2005 3:35 pm

I actually think EMC7 does a better job burning compliant DVDs than Nero does. I've had lots of troubles burning DVDs with Nero 6.6 (not playing, etc)... I have a set top recorder and burn to DVD-RW and then re-burn to DVD-R on the computer (or +R with bitsetting) to get better quality burns... EMC7 does a very good job of it.

EMC7 is much better than 5 or 6 were, IMHO... but neither product is perfect, both have lots of weird issues (interface/glitches/slowdown)...

I really don't like that we have to pay full price (or 'upgrade' full price -- which is usually more money than a Best Buy sale price!! :P ) for a ".5" update. They should've either made it a cheaper update, or called it 8, or sold a "booster pack" since it seems like most of the upgrades are in additional software and the upgrades to core functionality are fairly minor (Speed hikes, etc).

I still think RecordNow Max/DX 4.6 is about the pinnacle of burning. ;) (it does one thing and does it very well). Nero 5.5 is close, as well..
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Re: Easy Media Creator 7.5

Postby hoxlund on Mon Mar 14, 2005 12:53 am

deinabog wrote:Two good things about the 7.5 version are that it now includes an information tool (similar to Nero's)


to some of our more tech savy senior forum members, who wants to name the program he's referring to

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Re: Easy Media Creator 7.5

Postby Bhairav on Wed Mar 23, 2005 12:46 pm

hoxlund wrote:
deinabog wrote:Two good things about the 7.5 version are that it now includes an information tool (similar to Nero's)


to some of our more tech savy senior forum members, who wants to name the program he's referring to

just a little side trivia since i already know


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Postby hoxlund on Wed Mar 23, 2005 12:56 pm

very good

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Postby Bhairav on Wed Mar 23, 2005 9:38 pm

hoxlund wrote:very good

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Easy Media Creator 7.5

Postby deinabog on Thu Mar 24, 2005 10:43 pm

The suite is supposed to be released this month (tomorrow according to Amazon's web site). I'm getting a copy early next month.
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Easy Media Creator 7.5

Postby deinabog on Thu Apr 07, 2005 12:17 pm

I got it and have burned a few CDs with it. The interface is unchanged from version 7. CinePlayer is great for watching DVDs; its image quality surpasses WinDVD 6 Platinum and PowerDVD (in my opinion). It is a tad glitchy though; I pressed the Eject button within the application panel and it locked up. Besides that everything is stable so far.

Anyone using MyDVD 6 Deluxe Suite? How is it compared to EMC 7.5? Can they be used together?
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Postby hoxlund on Thu Apr 07, 2005 1:15 pm

ill have to check this one out, just pure curiousity
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Easy Media Creator 7.5

Postby deinabog on Sun Apr 24, 2005 6:55 pm

Anyone else buy it yet?
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Postby hoxlund on Sun Apr 24, 2005 8:03 pm

buy it? nope, try it? yep

im still stickin with nero
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Postby unclebud on Thu Dec 01, 2005 1:06 pm

it was on clearance from target. was very surprised i liked it ie infopro speed tests...
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