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Recording problem on new blank discs...

I have owned the Cyberhome DVR1600 for over 11 months now and have had no problems until today. I have purchased some new 16xSpeed DVD+r blanks, but I also used my last blank 'an 8x speed' disc as well and its the same problem. I set the DVD to record as normal on Shortplay and it starts to record. If I stop the recording at any point it comes back with 'unknown disc' and I am unable to play what I have recorded. The disc has been burned but it isn't reading or recognising it, it says theres 100% free space on the disc when it has been burned upto a certain point. Also even if I don't stop the recording it is stopping the recording itself at any given stage and also not recognising what it has recorded. I can still play old discs I have previously recorded - it recognises those. But for some reason today it has stopped working properly. I need a solution as soon as possible as I don't want to have to buy a new one !!! Help please.... Thanks Chris.

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Sue cyberhome AND their human officers in your local small claims court. their customer support is worthless. they are a communist Red chinese front organization and deserve to be executed if they were in china like the folks who sold us tainted pet food and toys. all you can do is sue, get the money = why you need to name humans in California so you can collect, and buy a better brand

Posted on Sep 22, 2007


I have the same problem! My cyberhome took the dvd +R and then all of a sudden stopped! I have read many reviews with the SAME issue and now Cyberhome is being sued by many!! I hate to tell you but there is no solution. Some days it might work but truth is Cyberhome is a cheap company who scammed us!!

Posted on Jan 18, 2007


Try using Verbatim DVD's, they seem to work the best with Cyberhome recorders.

Posted on Jan 09, 2007

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