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Daewoo VHS to DVD converter - disk only plays on the converter

I have a Daewoo VHS to DVD convertor (sorry don't have the model name to hand) using the one touch transfer method I have managed to copy a VHS tape onto a DVD-R.
I can play the resultant disk on the Daewoo machine and all loks fine but on any other player ( I tried two others ) and on my PC the player is permanently stuck trying to load the disk with no error shown.
Looking on the disk there are two files created one of which is the film the other is empty. My guess is the empty file is the problem. Has anyone encountered anything similar and managed to resolve it please?

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The Disc needs to be finalised. Using the setup menu and disc info you select "finalize disc". I had the same problem.

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try recording on a blank tape and setting the tape speed to SP (standard play). you should also see options for (LP-long play) and SLP (super long play). I think your machine is stuck on SLP option. if no-go, look for a manual on the web.

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SOURCE: I'm trying to transfer VHS

It's an screen display for the Hi-Fi sound playing. However it should only come on when first starting. If it keeps popping up during playback it means that the Hi-Fi sound is dropping out then coming back on. This is often caused by poor tracking or the result of dirt on the video head. Clean the head and see if that solves the problem. If you are doing a lot of tapes keep cleaning it. Few video's have the option to remove on-screen displays. However if they do it will be on the menu somewhere.

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It's almost certain that some damage has occurred to the mechanism. This might be visible to the eye. Whenever a tape cannot be played the electronics will detech this and shut the unit down to prevent further damage. Cleaning will not make any difference unless some kind of object has become lodged inside the works. My advice is to look at any plastic parts connected with the 'playing' parts for breaks, or cracks, or even lose parts.

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