Developers worldwide trust LEADTOOLS Multimedia SDK technology to create DVD images with customized menus, title, and chapters. LEADTOOLS Multimedia SDKs leverage DirectShow and Media Foundation frameworks to offer DVD authoring technology to .NET (C# & VB) and C/C++ developers.

Overview of LEADTOOLS Video DVD Authoring SDK Technology

  • Create standard DVD images (ISO)
  • Burn discs that are playable on any DVD player
  • Customize titles, chapters, and menus
  • Add videos and images as menu backgrounds
  • Directly capture from live sources into DVD format
  • Convert from any DirectShow and Media Foundation supported format, including AVI, ASF, WMV, MPG, OGG, MOV, and MP4
  • Apply DirectShow and Media Foundation audio and video processing filters such as
    • Crop
    • Resize
    • Control frame rate
    • Text overlay
  • Includes .NET (C# & VB) and C DLL libraries for 32 and 64-bit development

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LEADTOOLS SDK Products that Include DVD Authoring

LEADTOOLS Multimedia Suite v20

The LEADTOOLS Multimedia Suite SDK is a comprehensive collection of multimedia development technology that provides developers with everything they need to create enterprise-level multimedia applications for a wide variety of industries, including defense, broadcast, security, and more. By bundling features from the Multimedia SDK, DVD Module, Streaming Module, MPEG-2 Transport Module, Imaging Pro SDK, and Distributed Computing SDK, Multimedia Suite offers a tremendous value for the world-class technology it provides.


The LEADTOOLS DVD Module extends the LEADTOOLS Multimedia toolkit by adding functionality to programmatically create, capture, author, burn, and play DVD images and discs. The module includes everything developers need to work with DVD multimedia, including a DVD writer to create images, DVD burner, menu navigator, MPEG-2 and MPEG-1 multiplexers, MPEG Audio encoder, MPEG-2 video codec (Encoder/Decoder), several DirectShow Filters and Media Foundation Transforms to resize and crop videos, and DVD metadata extraction.