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Topic # 21407 25-Apr-2008 15:45
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Does anyone know of any software that will Upscale a DVD to an HD resolution like many of the standalone DVD players on the market nowadays do?

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  Reply # 126329 25-Apr-2008 17:10
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FFDshow does a good job.

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  Reply # 126331 25-Apr-2008 17:13
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A DVD cannot really be scaled up to look like a HD video file but good software on a powerful PC can do a good job - possibly better than an upscaling DVD player (The Toshiba XA2 HD-DVD player is possibly an exception - that is supposed to be the best)

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Seems like you need an HTPC, good video card, preferably outputting over HDMI or DVI, zoomplayer and ffdshow.

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