I realise this discussion was a couple of years ago but I'm having shaky DVD images after using a Sony Camcorder and editing in PE7. Mpeg files are fine when viewed on the laptop but once on DVD they're not good. Are you guys still using PE with a Sony camcorder? Did you find issues with more recent PE versions? I have tried to find the start up splash screen mentioned above to change the input but can't find the option mentioned.
Might be a good idea to start a new thread rather than tacking onto a two year old one, Ms. Spielberg. That way people can focus on your discussion.
Meantime, it sounds like you are using MPEG files as your source footage. If so, you MUST set your project up using the preset for Hard Disk Camcorder. Otherwise the interlacing difference in MPEGs (which won't show up until you output your DVD) will conflict with that created when transcoding the DVD.
I guarantee that's your problem. It's a very common mistake that people make while using this program.
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