Question about Ahead Software Nero 6 Ultra Edition (2434nl20) for PC

1 Answer

Burned DVDs play on PC but won't play on home player. I have 3 PC (2HPs and 1 Parts built),running XP home, pro, media. I bought 2 Samsung SH-S182 DVD±RW Dual Layer Burner, and have tried them on all 3 as slaves. I've used Nero 6 and 7 to burn DVD movies at 4x to 16x --R region free. They will play on all 3 PCs. ___ But when I try them on my home DVD Player, after saying LOADING; I get an error disc message. ___ I also have a 4x Pioneer DVD Burner that has continued to work great on all 3 PCs and the Home Player. I've tried the bad disc on the neighbors player with the same problem. Also, when I use Drive Clone to make a backup in the BIOS. The Samsung drives hangup when I try to burn a CD. CD/DVDW SH-S182F-R -RW +R +RW CD-R CD-RW CD-R CD-RW

Posted by on

  • cissy42064 Jan 25, 2009

    a burned dvd will play fine on pc but won'tplay on my home dvd player

×

1 Answer

  • Level 2:

    An expert who has achieved level 2 by getting 100 points

    MVP:

    An expert that got 5 achievements.

    Vice President:

    An expert whose answer got voted for 100 times.

    Sniper:

    An expert who has posted more than 50 answers, of which 90% or more were rated as helpful.

  • Expert
  • 55 Answers

Nero 6 and 7 does not provides us the facilitiy of burning the DVD in appropriate DVD Format. Instead it burns the DVD in the normal DATA Format, which is not supportable by our DVD Player. To play the DVD in our DVD Player we should burn the DVD in the appropriate DVD Burner which itself converts the extension of the movie and make it proper for a DVD Player to read it. It also adds some files to the DVD which is sometimes used by the dvd player in running the DVD.

Thank You 
Vinay Ramani
INDIA

Posted on Oct 11, 2008

1 Suggested Answer

6ya6ya
  • 2 Answers

SOURCE: I have freestanding Series 8 dishwasher. Lately during the filling cycle water hammer is occurring. How can this be resolved

Hi,
a 6ya expert can help you resolve that issue over the phone in a minute or two.
best thing about this new service is that you are never placed on hold and get to talk to real repairmen in the US.
the service is completely free and covers almost anything you can think of (from cars to computers, handyman, and even drones).
click here to download the app (for users in the US for now) and get all the help you need.
goodluck!

Posted on Jan 02, 2017

Add Your Answer

Uploading: 0%

my-video-file.mp4

Complete. Click "Add" to insert your video. Add

×

Loading...
Loading...

Related Questions:

2 Answers

My computer won't play CD/DVDs anymore. It's like there isn't a driver?


Most HP CD players eject. Turn upside down release. Pop out and reseat the whole player.

Sep 30, 2012 | HP Pavilion dv4-4270us Entertainment...

2 Answers

HDMI quit working with store bought DVDs


so you have to update a new firmware and then it will be ok

Dec 20, 2007 | Toshiba 52HMX84 52" Rear Projection...

1 Answer

I have a Samsung N10 net book running XP. I have an elonex reternal dvd rewriter. I am able to play CDs but not DVDs. Windows media player work and I am able to watch U tube etc. What do I need to do get...


Hi ruggie_p,


Since you have an Internet connection to your PC, you should download codec to your Windows Media Player for it to play DVD's.
Mine is Cole2Media.

Hope this helps you a lot.

Thank you for using FixYa!

Oct 29, 2011 | Computers & Internet

1 Answer

When I record to dvd I can't plan on any other DVD player - can play on the toshiba dvr but nothing else?


Have you closed the recording? If the recording is not closed out, you will have trouble playing the DVD in other players.

It could also be that your DVD player you are trying to play on is too old or not designed to use burned DVDs. I also have trouble playing some burned DVD's in older DVD players, it has to do with how the recording is done, and there is nothing you can do about it. For example, I have a Sony 5 disc changer that came with a surround sound set up... nice DVD player, but will NOT handle DVDs burned on stand alone DVD burners or burned from a PC. It reads the DVD, and displays on the front of the player that it is not a DVD, and shows nothing on the TV.

Jan 01, 2010 | Sling Media The Slingbox Pro

1 Answer

I have a Samsung HT BD2 region 4, I go many region 1, they wont play, how can I make it play?


To unlock the DVD code its defends upon what region you belongs or from were you bought the DVD unit. Just click this site to hack the region code ; http://www.videohelp.com/dvdhacks

To keep it simple, this means that DVD players and DVDs are labeled for operation on within a specific geographical region in the world. For example, the U.S. is in region 1. This means that all DVD players sold in the U.S. are made to region 1 specifications. As a result, region 1 players can only play region 1 discs. That's right, the DVDs themselves are encoded for a specific region. On the back of each DVD package, you will a find a region number (1 thru 6).
The geographical regions are as follows:
REGION 1 -- USA, Canada
REGION 2 -- Japan, Europe, South Africa, Middle East, Greenland
REGION 3 -- S.Korea, Taiwan, Hong Kong, Parts of South East Asia
REGION 4 -- Australia, New Zealand, Latin America (including Mexico)
REGION 5 -- Eastern Europe, Russia, India, Africa
REGION 6 -- China
REGION 7 -- Reserved for Unspecified Special Use
REGION 8 -- Reserved for Cruise Ships, Airlines, etc...
REGION 0 or REGION ALL -- Discs are uncoded and can be played Worldwide, however, PAL discs must be played in a PAL-compatible unit and NTSC discs must be played in an NTSC-compatible unit.

The end result is that DVDs encoded for regions other than Region 1 cannot be played on a region 1 DVD player, also, players marketed for other regions cannot play region 1-stamped DVDs


Hope it may help you;

Regards;
VOTIT

Jun 08, 2009 | Samsung HT-BD2R 7.1 Channel Blu-ray Home...

1 Answer

DVD-ROM drive reads CDs, but not DVDs Dell x-200


It shouldn't be a driver issue. DVD drives are natively supported by XP. What software do you have installed for playing DVD'? Windows Media Player 11 would be excellent, and it's free from Microsoft. PowerDVD and WinDVD are also good, but you have to buy them.

Mar 01, 2009 | Dell Latitude X200 Notebook

1 Answer

Our Sony DVD player will not playimported DVDs from the UStates


1) those DVDs are coded in Region 1(Canada, United States; U.S. territories; Bermuda)
you will have to change the region code on the dvd-rom to region 1

2) if you bought the stand alone DVD player in the U.S. it will play region 1 dvds and nothing else(some dvd players will play region code 1-6)

3) to change the code in windows vista you'll have to go under the drive property's in the device manager go to the dvd region tab and set it to what ever the number on the back of the dvd is WARNING you only get 4 changes before the drive locks you out permanently then your stuck with what ever number you put in on the 4th try you've been warned

windows xp/2000/98/me
you'll have to change the region code from your software player again your limited on how many times you can change the region code before you have to reinstall the dvd player software

Feb 02, 2009 | Sony CRX835E CD-RW/DVD-ROM (Combo) Burner

1 Answer

Home dvd player won't play a burned dvd


Not all burned DVDs are compatible with all home DVD players.

Some things to do to help compatibility:

1. Use only DVD+Rs.
2. Burn at a slower speed (4x or below).
3. Make sure the software you are using to burn the DVD creates a menu. Most DVD players won't be able to play a DVD unless there is a menu; usually you can tell the software to skip the menu if you want but it still must be encoded onto the DVD.

Thanks and please take a moment to rate this solution with a fixya rating. :c)

Jan 25, 2009 | Ahead Software Nero 6 Ultra Edition...

1 Answer

I have a dell dimension 2400 series, now i find i cannot play dvds on it i get a note up 2 to say "windows media player cannot play dvd compatible dvd decoder not fitted " what can i do to...


Hi,
are you trying to play DVDs from a different region ?
PC DVD Drives, are region set to the computer, if you have a region 1 dvd drive, trying to play region 2 dvds et,c. it won,t let you. theres a couple of ways around this. go to Afterdawn ( on the web ) and download a region free dvd device.
Solution 2. try to obtain any updates or re-install windows media player. suggest player version 9 or above.

Mike @ compurepair.

p.s finally is to check that your drive, indeed supports DVD Or certain types of dvd media. i.e DVD+ Or DVD- some only support One type.

Apr 03, 2008 | Televison & Video

1 Answer

My burned media from my new DVD Burner ASUS DRW-2014L1T isn't able to be read by my DVD Player


no data dvds work on the players.

use NERO 6 OEM to write Video DVDs or CDs they will run Players

Jan 07, 2008 | ASUS (GENEIRC DRW-1608P BLACK)...

Not finding what you are looking for?
Ahead Software Nero 6 Ultra Edition (2434nl20) for PC Logo

341 people viewed this question

Ask a Question

Usually answered in minutes!

Top Ahead Software Computers & Internet Experts

Les Dickinson
Les Dickinson

Level 3 Expert

18356 Answers

Tony

Level 3 Expert

2598 Answers

Gareth Cockram
Gareth Cockram

Level 3 Expert

660 Answers

Are you an Ahead Software Computer and Internet Expert? Answer questions, earn points and help others

Answer questions

Manuals & User Guides

Loading...