Want to create DVD on Linux or manipulate files of that format? Then see how to install DVDStyler on Ubuntu and derived systems.
DVDStyler is open source software and completely free. It is a multiplatform tool aimed at those who want to create professional looking DVDs.
How to install latest version of DVDStyler on Ubuntu
The program allows not only the burning of video files on DVD, which can be played on almost any independent DVD device, but also the creation of individually designed DVD menus.
The application was recently updated and for this reason, this tutorial is being republished with updated links.
In addition, DVDStyler also supports variable encoding bit rate (VBR) by default.
How to install DVDStyler on Ubuntu and its derivatives
To install DVDStyler on Ubuntu and still be able to automatically receive future updates from it, you must do the following:
Step 1. Open a terminal (use the keys CTRL + ALT + T);
Step 2. If you haven’t already, add the program’s repository with this command or use this tutorial;
sudo add-apt-repository ppa: ubuntuhandbook1 / dvdstyler
Step 3. Update the package manager with the command:
sudo apt-get update
Step 4. Now use the command below to install the program;
sudo apt-get install dvdstyler
How to install DVDStyler manually or on other distros
For those who were unable to install with the above procedure, do not want to add the repository or want to try installing on another Debian-based distribution, you can take the program’s DEB file from the repository download page and install it manually (by double-clicking it ).
But remember! When you choose this type of installation, you will not receive any program updates.
Ready! Now, when you want to start the program, type dvdstyler in Dash (or in a terminal, followed by the TAB key).
Uninstalling DVDStyler on Ubuntu and Derivatives
To uninstall DVDStyler on Ubuntu and its derivatives, do the following:
Step 1. Open a terminal;
Step 2. Uninstall DVDStyler, using the commands below;
sudo add-apt-repository ppa: ubuntuhandbook1 / dvdstyler -r -ysudo apt-get remove dvdstyler –auto-remove