Looping DVD presentation in iDVD

Discussion in 'Mac Basics and Help' started by mmiller4, Apr 17, 2011.

  1. mmiller4 macrumors newbie

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    Maybe somebody here can help me figure this out:

    I need to do a DVD presentation for an artist who's having a gallery show. He wants to have a monitor/tv set up in the gallery playing a series of still images that comprise his artwork in various stages of completion. It'll be a "this is how I create my art" kind of thing.

    With the images he gave me, I created a looping presentation in Keynote that he's happy about. I exported it to Quicktime and it looped fine as well. But putting it on DVD required me to author the presentation in iDVD and I can't seem to loop the presentation at all. It ultimately runs through the images and then reverts back to the menu.

    I then tried making a slide-show in iDVD. Same thing. It always reverts to a menu.

    Is there any way, any combination of basic Mac software I can use, to create a looping presentation of 30 to 40 images that can be burned to a DVD, popped into any DVD player and play non-stop at this guy's gallery show? Thanks for any suggestions.
     
  2. Texas04 macrumors 6502a

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    in iDVD, under "Advanced" choose: Loop Movie.


    There are also usually "Loop" options on DVD players.
     
  3. mmiller4 thread starter macrumors newbie

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    Thanks, that worked when played on my Mac in iDVD. But when burned to the disc and played in different DVD players it looped the menu but wouldn't play program.
     

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