Moving to the Premiere Elements forum.
You first need to convert the VHS tapes to digital... the model 55 at http://www.grassvalley.com/products/converters does that
Once you have digital files on your computer's data drive (you really need TWO hard drives for effective editing) you may edit and then write a DVD
Online User Guide http://help.adobe.com/en_US/premiereelements/using/index.html
Importing Video http://forums.adobe.com/thread/1065281
Saving & Sharing http://forums.adobe.com/thread/1051093
Sharing for Computer http://forums.adobe.com/thread/1058237
Steve's Basic Training Tutorials... steps are the same for several versions
Thanks John, that's a fantastic website.
T. M. Romero
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