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When I process a 75 minute imovie project to be used on idvd, I get an error saying the project is too long and I need to adjust the encoder setting.  What is the encoder setting?
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IDVD has two encoder settings, best quality BQ and best performance BP.
BQ uses two-pass variable bit rate encoding and can encode up to two hours on a single layer DVD. BP uses a set bit-rate encoder, and can only put one hour of video on a single layer DVD.
Your preferences are set for this in your iDVD preferences. If you have it set to BP, but are trying to import a long movie from iMovie (over 1 hour) I'm guessing iDVD is trying to switch your settings to BQ so it can fit the 1hour+ movie.
What these should mean:
OK - Would mean to change the settings of the project to match the iDVD prefs and keep encoded assets
Update Project - would mean "NO" don't change the encoder settings of the project to match the iDVD prefs but instead delete the encoded assets that were presumably encoded at the wrong setting and now would have to be re-encoded (updated) to the new setting.
I agree this is confusing, because either way something gets updated, either the settings or the assets!
But since you are creating a new iDVD project, I don't understand what happening here......
My suggestion: delete the iDVD preference file "com.apple.idvd.plist" Before using the "create iDVD project" button in iMovie, open iDVD by itself and set the prefs to BQ. Then go back to iMovie and try again.
John B.

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