Archives For DVDStyler

DVDStyler 2.6 Ubuntu

The DVD authoring tool DVDStyler has released version 2.6 with many improvements and bugfixes. According to the changelog, DVDStyler 2.6:

  • 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

The DEBs packages for Debian user is availale in Sid’s (unstable) main repository.

Source code and Windows, Mac OS packages are available in official downpage.

For Ubuntu, DVDStyler 2.6 is not available in any PPA so far due to the dependency problem. You can install the v2.5.2 from Ubuntu Software Center.

DVD Styler 2.5.2

As you may know, DVDStyler is a cross-platform free DVD authoring application that makes possible for video enthusiasts to create professional-looking DVDs. The latest version has reached 2.5.2, here’s how to install it in Ubuntu 13.04 Raring, Ubuntu 12.10 Quantal.

DVD Styler 2.5.2

The default version in Ubuntu Software Center is very old. To check out what’s new in recent releases, go to this page.

To install DVDStyler 2.5.2, press Ctrl+Alt+T on your keyboard to open terminal. When it opens, run below command to download the packages. You may check OS type 32-bit or 64-bit by System Settings -> Details utility.

  • for 32-bit:
    wget https://launchpad.net/ubuntu/+archive/primary/+files/dvdstyler-data_2.5.2-0ubuntu1_all.deb https://launchpad.net/ubuntu/+archive/primary/+files/dvdstyler_2.5.2-0ubuntu1_i386.deb
  • for 64-bit system:
    wget https://launchpad.net/ubuntu/+archive/primary/+files/dvdstyler-data_2.5.2-0ubuntu1_all.deb https://launchpad.net/ubuntu/+archive/primary/+files/dvdstyler_2.5.2-0ubuntu1_amd64.deb
  • Then install the downloaded packages:

    sudo dpkg -i dvdstyler-data_2.5.2*.deb dvdstyler_2.5.2*.deb; sudo apt-get -f install