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DVD Computer Compatibility (Toshiba DVD/VHS Recorder D-VR7KC

The Recorder is great for dubbing VHS tapes to a DVD - but the DVD does not work on my computer - and the reason I wanted to do the conversion was specifically to play the DVDs with my computer.
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  • Cros2 Nov 23, 2008

    I'm using a pre-formatted DVD-R disk.

  • ygor Jan 03, 2009

    I HAVE BEEN TRYING TO COPY VHS TAPE TO DVD+R DISC WITH NO SUCCESS. I FOLLOWED ALL INSTRUCTIONS ON PAGE 39-49-97. UNABLE TO DUPLICATE VHS UNTO DVD+R.



    CANNOT PLAY DVD+R ON OTHER DVD PLAYER? WHY?

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You need to make sure you close the DVD when you finish recording. Then put it in a PC and use Intervideo Win DVD to play it. My problem is that I am trying to convert it to an MP format so I can capture it with video software and make a movie. Not sure if I can save it in an MP format in the first place with my toshiba d-vr7kc dvd to vhs recorder. Do you know if this is possible?

Thanks, Joe

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Are you formatting the dvd in the universally accepted, video mode or the incorrect VR mode?

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