DVDSanta

Average User Rating:
2.6
out of 59 votes

Quick Specs

  • Version:
    4
  • Total Downloads:
    206,216
  • Date Added:
    March 25, 2005
  • File Size:
    2.24MB
  • Downloads Last Week:
    94
  • Operating Systems:
    Windows 2000/XP

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  • Current Version

    2.4

    out of 47 votes

    • 5 star 11
    • 4 star 3
    • 3 star 5
    • 2 star 3
    • 1 star 25
  • All Versions

    2.6

    out of 59 votes

    • 5 star 18
    • 4 star 4
    • 3 star 5
    • 2 star 3
    • 1 star 29
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3 stars

"I don't have drivers for RW+or RW-"

December 28, 2011  |  By gary_makichuk

 |  Version: DVDSanta 4

Pros

It downloads very fast DVD's

Cons

I can't copy anything to a blank DVD

Summary

Overall I have been totally satisfyed with DVD SANTA

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1 stars

"crashed several times"

November 10, 2011  |  By hollie217

 |  Version: DVDSanta 4

Pros

easy to install

Cons

had to uninstall and reinstall several several times just to make 12 DVDs of my cheerteam. Took me 6 hours and the DVD was only 15 minute long....

Summary

Waste of money.

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5 stars

"The program did everything that I needed to be done."

December 13, 2010

 |  Version: DVDSanta 4

Pros

Simple! What more can I say, except that it does everything that I want to be done

Cons

The product is great, but the support just isn't there. I lost the program on my previous computer (thanks to a corrupt Vista OS which is another story!) and had to buy a new computer and I just cannot get these guys to send me a new download.

Summary

I love the program, but hate the support!

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1 stars

"Customer Service Sucks!!"

September 08, 2010  |  By Mama888Mia

 |  Version: DVDSanta 4

Pros

Easy to use.

Cons

Customer Service is good for nothing. What use is a good product, if they won't take care of their customers after sales.

Summary

Customer Service sucks!! Computer crashed, and they just ignored my request to re-send the link to download. Don't believe their promises of support, you won't get any.

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1 stars

"If you like wasting money, this program is for you!!"

September 13, 2009  |  By spline64

 |  Version: DVDSanta 4

Pros

I "heard" that it copies DVD's well....can't test that part cause....

Cons

Program always crashes. I had to download an older version of quicktime to get it to even encode and still won't burn (crashes again). You can't choose a menu screen and good luck with subtitles. No support at all.

Summary

This program is crap. Do not buy!! If you only want to make copies of your DVD's you should be good.

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5 stars

"Delivers what it promises. Great bang for the buck."

April 07, 2009  |  By Jean-Severine

 |  Version: DVDSanta 4

Pros

Converts .avi files flawlessly to DVD format, and provides the CD burner to boot.

Cons

No specifications of exactly which formats it does and does not handle. It DOES NOT convert .mp4 video. I had to download the free Pazera MP4 to AVI app from: http://download.cnet.com/Pazera-Free-MP4-to-AVI-Converter/3000-2194_4-10784027.html

Summary

If the .avi opens in any native app as it should, the DVDSanta can handle it. You can choose resolutions, and TV-Monitor aspect ratios: full screen or widescreen. Include .srt subtitle files if you have them, and even shift video and voice timings to sync up voice to video, if your .avi is out of sync.I run XP SP3 with 2 gigs of RAM, and find the conversion to DVD format from .avi is roughly the same time as the running time of the movie itself, which I find quite acceptable.

The absence of any tech support whatsoever, as well as the absence of any clear specifications data sheet defining which formats it does and does not handle, make this product especially vulnerable to bashings it truly doesn't deserve. But I cannot excuse, at minimum, the offer of accurate specifications. When all is said and done, I have no heartburn in recommending this product to others.

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1 stars

"if you lose it forget it"

October 28, 2008  |  By rx29

 |  Version: DVDSanta 4

Pros

fast;does .mkv

Cons

won't copy all .mkv files;ifyou lose it or have a problem they are nowhere to be seen

Summary

won't copy all .mkv files;ifyou lose it or have a problem they are nowhere to be seen

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1 stars

"Do not by, no tech support"

September 24, 2008  |  By machocon

 |  Version: DVDSanta 4

Pros

There wasn't any sound

Cons

it didn't produce any sound. I even tried using the same media as I used in the trial and still no sound. So after I made a few coasters, I tried to send 2 e-mails to both of the tech support accounts listed, both bounced back as un-deliverable.

Summary

Do not buy, no tech support.

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1 stars

"Dont buy this"

September 04, 2008  |  By rforbes111`

 |  Version: DVDSanta 4

Pros

nothing is good about this software

Cons

I have tried to make dvds from captured steaming vids, the mpg vids played smooth, but when made into a dvd were jumpy, nothing was ever good quality

Summary

read cons plus they have no support, none of my emails have ever been answered.

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2 stars

"Has great customer NO SERVICE"

June 14, 2008  |  By Baer0

 |  Version: DVDSanta 4

Pros

Basically OK. Money could be better spent.

Cons

Absolutely NO customer service. Don't waste your money on "Lifetime Upgrades". There is no way to get them.

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Full Specifications

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General
Publisher ZY Computing
Publisher web site http://www.dvdsanta.com
Release Date March 25, 2005
Date Added March 25, 2005
Version 4
Category
Category MP3 & Audio Software
Subcategory CD Burners
Operating Systems
Operating Systems Windows 2000, Windows, Windows XP
Additional Requirements Windows 2000/XP
Download Information
File Size 2.24MB
File Name dvdsetup.exe
Popularity
Total Downloads 206,216
Downloads Last Week 94
Pricing
License Model Free to try
Limitations Watermark on output
Price $29.99
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