How to Burn DVD with Windows Media Player 11,12 If you're a Windows user, Windows Media Player will not be a stranger to you. It's the Window's defaulted media player which also provides the facility to burn CDs and data DVDs with your DVD burner drive. Unfortunately, the option to burn a video DVD is NOT available, which means you can't burn DVDs to play on your home DVD player with Windows Media Player. Part 1: How to Burn Windows Media Player files to a Video DVD Here I'll show you how to convert Windows Media Player files to a video DVD format and then burn them to a DVD disc with a single software; the BlazeVideo DVD Creator . It's as easy as 1-2-3 to burn a video DVD from Windows Media Player files. You'll need to download the trial version and install to your computer first.