Free DVD authoring and burning tool for Linux and Windows

Changes:

  • disabled copy option for non-MPEG2 video streams
  • added parameter "-pix_fmt yuv420p" to transcoder
  • fixed displaying first video frame in frame button
  • changed transcoding caching to allow put multiple equal video files on DVD (e.g. with different cut points)
  • added support of EXIF metadata in slideshow
  • added CBR option for menu and slideshow enoding settings (disabled by default)
  • added Bulgarian translation (thanks to Ivan Dobrev)
  • win32/win64: updated Manolito's VBR plug-in

Changes:

  • improved handling of process messages
  • changed encoding of menu and slideshow to use constant bitrate (CBR)
  • fixed using of transcoding cache after restarting of DVDStyler
  • win32/win64: updated Manolito's VBR plug-in and enabled by default
  • win32/win64: updated ffmpeg to version 3.1.2 (rogerdpack build with Windows-XP patch)

Changes:

  • fixed using of transcoding cache after restarting of DVDStyler
  • win32/win64: included Manolito's VBR plug-in

Changes:

  • added support of animations
  • added validation of menu cell actions
  • added option "keep aspect ratio" for image in frame
  • added option "add chapter at title end"
  • added option to downmix audio to stereo
  • fixed setting of chapters if video is cut
  • fixed fade in/out if video is cut
  • fixed applying of audio filters if mplex is used
  • added support of MPC-HC
  • audio normalization: added clipping protection
  • interlaced encoding: added -alternate_scan parameter
  • added clear cache button in settings dialog
  • added scrollbar to video object box in title properties
  • added support of metadata (chapter and audio/subtitle language names)
  • added possibility to force display subtitles (but it doesn't work in VLC)
  • added menu templates "Heart" and "MothersDay" (thanks to Gerd Altmann for the images)
  • fixed some bugs
  • win32/win64: added support of Manolito's VBR plug-in
  • win32/win64: updated ffmpeg to version 3.0

Changes:

  • audio properties: allow negative dB values
  • disabled "Frame data under-runs detected" error message (mplex)
  • added menu template "Camera" (thanks to Republica for the image)
  • added menu template "Fireworks" (thanks to Katyalazy0 for the image)

Changes:

  • button parameters: added possibility to specify multiple svg elements
  • disabled mplex for menus with still images without audio
  • updated some translations

Changes:

  • added option to turn off computer when burning is finished (Windows & Linux)
  • fixed option "remember last button"
  • added support of SMPTE time codes in chapter dialog
  • fixed audio time offset (enabled only for separate streams)
  • fixed some slideshow transitions
  • changed default frame count for still NTSC menu to 15 (=GOP size)
  • forcing key frames at chapter marks if video is reencoded
  • fixed option "remember last button"
  • fixed playing the NTSC video inside the frame
  • added displaying of the chapter end time if auto is selected

Changes:

  • added option to enable reencoding of ntsc film (24 fps)
  • disabled reencoding of ntsc film (24 fps) by default
  • fixed some bugs
  • updated ffmpeg to version 2.7.1

Changes:

  • fixed muxrate

Changes:

  • added +genpts muxing flag to improved compatibility on some dvd players (thanks to Manolito)
  • updated some translations

Changes:

  • added selection of player for preview
  • added possibility to normalize audio (replay gain)
  • added ability to choose 5.1 audio and normalizing as default in the settings
  • added possibility to select border or crop to keep aspect ratio
  • added possibility to set default subtitle properties
  • added possibility to keep and use cached files after restarting of DVDStyler
  • redesigned the menu properties dialog
  • joined chapter and cell properties dialogs
  • enabled reencoding of ntsc film (24 fps) by default
  • fixed displaying of video bitrate if video don't need be transcoded
  • fixed memory leak (thanks to Sebastian Vater)
  • win32: updated ffmpeg to version 2.5

You can read more in blog on sourceforge.net

Changes:

  • added possibility to rotate objects and buttons
  • added possibility to play all titlesets
  • fixed call last menu command
  • fixed multithreaded encoding
  • fixed some other bugs
  • updated ffmpeg to version 2.2.1

Changes:

  • better support of multiple titlesets
  • added a possibility to add a chapter selection menu
  • added the rectangle selection tool
  • added possibility to align multiple buttons to left/right/top/bottom
  • added slide properties dialog
  • added a possibility to select a titleset to import from DVD
  • changed to use mplex tool for menu multiplexing
  • updated ffmpeg to version 2.1.3

Changes:

  • added slideshow transitions
  • loop slideshow audio
  • added support of ffmpeg audio filters (see https://ffmpeg.org/ffmpeg-filters.html)
  • added possibility to specify output directory
  • added command line options "temp", "iso" and "device"
  • added displaying of progress by loading files
  • added printing of the title size information in log
  • fixed handling of unicode filenames on Windows
  • fixed upmix to 5.1
  • fixed calculation of borders for keeping aspect ratio
  • updated ffmpeg to version 2.0.1

Changes:

  • redesigned chapters and cell properties dialogs
  • added frame spin controls
  • added disc capacity "CD 700MB"
  • added possibility to justify text left/right
  • added support of video files without audio streams
  • added support of SMPTE time codes in chapter list
  • added possibility to set "default chapter length" to 0 to disable creation of chapters
  • fixed rendering of video buttons
  • fixed displaying of start and recording time
  • updated ffmpeg to version 1.2
  • added Spanish (Argentina) translation (thanks to Eduardo Quinteros)
  • added Hungarian translation of DVDStyler Guide (thanks to Gábor Demecs)

The non linear editor ivsEdits freeware supports exporting of chapters in DVDstyler timecode format now. The chapters can be created on Timeline double clicking on any Timeline Marker and later you can export chapters in a text file without to export the AVI file.

You can read more on http://openprojects.de/