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Philips dvdr3455h/37 recording issues

When i tag 1 or several files on the hdd to transfer to blank dvd, then go to record, the icon in bottom right corner comes up then goes away as if completed, but happens within 1minute, which is in noway accurate. Nothing has been written to the blank dvd. Philips techs say i have to send unit in. Have you seen this online?

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  • paul1091 Nov 12, 2007

    I have the same problem. When I select a file to record to dvd the icon shows up for about 1 min or less and then goes away without recording. I have tried several different types of dvds.

  • Anonymous Mar 13, 2008

    Yes, I now have this same problem. I used to have no problem recording dvd's from stored programs ont the HDD. I also think that the, DVD player doesn't work. I assume that the hole DVD recorder is defective. I have has the unit (DVDR3455H) for less than two years. I'm a bit bothered and I consider this an early failure.

  • Anonymous Jul 25, 2008

    I have the same problem it does not let me write the dvd of any kind.

    If any body has solution (inscase) please let me kow

  • curlew99 Sep 30, 2008

    Same problem recording. It stopped working on RW dvd's first. I was able to do a couple more R+ dvd's then that stopped working too. Seems like everyone's units stopped at about 2 years of age? That's my situation too.

  • leemelone Nov 25, 2008

    Mine stopped burning dvdrs from the hard drive right at two years of age also. I've burned less than 50 discs since I've had it. Design flaw.



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I was having the same problem if I used DVD+R blanks, but the programs would record fine if I used Memorex DVD+RW rewritables. Until today, that is - now it won't let me burn anything from the HDD to a disk!  My 3455H is about two years old.
Gotta say I'm quite disappointed with it, and would never consider another Philips product. :(

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