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Finalizing and reading discs

I've just got a Samsung VP-DC161 DVD Camcorder, and got some maxell dvd-rw double sided discs. The discs did not require any formatting and I was able to start recording straight away, however after recording about 27 29 minutes on each side, I tried to finalize the disc but it just keeps coming up with 'disc error'. I then tried a new disc, recorded on both sides, I then tried to finalize one side and the same error accord, turned the disc the other way round to see if the same problem occurred and it came up with 'no disc. So now I have 2 discs, one that won't finalize on both sides and the other that I can load one side but can't finalize and the other side it won?t even read. Any advice would be grateful. Thanks Steve

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Re: finalizing and reading discs

What a load of rubbish this camcorder is and Samsung customer service is a load of rubbish too.

Posted on Aug 19, 2008

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Throw that camera away. get a sony

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