How to burn avi to dvd with nero

I have a Nec 2510A and some files in avi format and mpg format which i want to burn in dvd-r dvd+r i don’t know which one should i use in the order to play in the pioneer dvd player

I also would like know what is procedure to burn avi to dvd i mean is do i need to convert to something before i burn it and what software is good do this job i am using nero 6 for this any help or links please
thanks :confused:

Have a read in the Tutorial section, there is a lot of stuff in there that can help you, but avi to dvdr with Nero is not one of them.