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Before I was having an unknown issue that temporary was fixed using a DVD Cleaning disc I bought at R.S. I used a RWritable DISC today to record a VHS, 2/3rds in the recording of disc it stops and cod


That's because DVDRW discs needa different energy level from the laser to make a recording. If there's still dust in the mechanism then DVDRW discs will be affected first. The other cause of recording failure is low emissions from the laser because it is worn out and needs to be replaced.

Aug 18, 2014 | Panasonic DMR-ES25 DVD Recorder

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When attempting to record on a DVD-RAM disc the unit says that the disc is read only. This disc has been recorded on previously. Tried a new DVD-RAM disc with the same result


have you tried recording on a standare DVD disk, either DVD+R or RW or DVD-R/RW? if those don't work either, you have a bad recorder.

Mar 16, 2011 | Panasonic DMR-EZ47V DVD Recorder/VCR

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When recording disk reads repair



"REPAIR"

Because the disc was left in the unit after recording and the power plug was unplugged later, the track number and

recording time data have been cleared without being recorded on the disc.

While "REPAIR" is displayed, the track number and recording time data are repaired by tracking the recorded area. Further

recording or finalization is possible when the display returns to the previous condition. Tracking the recorded area takes about 40 minutes if the disc has been fully recorded.

Jan 29, 2011 | HHB CDR850 CD Recorder

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Device will not play previously recorded discs or record new info,but will play shop bought discs.on occasions it will display disc error. i am using new discs.


I Have had this same problem with DVD recorders. They sometimes will not play disc that were recorded on another player, you have to play these on the recorder that you used to make the recording. When recording you must finalize the discs to get them to play in other recorders, if they aren't finalized then the dvd wont recognize them as being recorded, there is no starting point set on the disc for the laser to pick up on. I have also ran into discs bought at the store that were not any good and I couldn't record on them, or when I did I would get the disc error message also. Try another brand of disc,say Memorex or Soney amd see if these will work, make sure they are compatible with the player, and they are the correct format for your player. There are 2 types DVD -R and DVD + R the + R work better on a wider range of players.

Nov 25, 2010 | Philips DVDR880 DVD Recorder

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WILL NOT DETECT INSERTED DISCS


Lens dirty, have lens clean with DVD lens cleaner.....

Sep 07, 2009 | Panasonic DMR-E85H DVD Recorder

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Sony dvd recorder rdr gx7 sending disc error message


The laser readerwriter is most likely burned out, it is the most common failure. The option of repair is not really feasible as the cost of new is really low.

May 25, 2017 | Sony RDR-GX7 DVD Recorder

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Playback of recorded programs


try formatting the disc. it will erase everything on the disc and you can start fresh. try this with all the discs.if the problem keeps happening, try new discs.
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Feb 03, 2008 | Panasonic DMR-ES20EG DVD Recorder

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Discs I have recorded I get the disc can neither be played nor recorder, and it erases what I have already and already watched.


I have the same unit. Similar problem but mine does not erase the disc. It says disc error on almost all dvd that are store bought and kicks them out. Will play almost all of the ones I recorded on it and finalized. I must let a disc in it at all times or door will not open. Lots of bad stuff on the net about this unit. It is a lemon! Mine is out of warranty and sony wants $175 to fix. Saw some blogs where it was serviced 3 times and still not right. Buy a new one before investing in the unit you have as there are many gremlins in it! Sorry I cannot offer specific help but this is where I am at!!

Nov 01, 2007 | Sony RDR-GX315 DVD Recorder

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Cyberhome dvr1600 problems


Try cleannng machine with dvd cleanner if u have staples surplus near u it only costs 10 can cn twice thiswoked for me had a same promblem.

Aug 10, 2007 | Cyberhome DVR 1600 DVD Recorder

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Loading DVD-RW discs


My recorder has stopped accepting NEW DVD-RW discs and ejects them.
There is no problem loading DVD-R (new or recorded)or loading previous recorded DVD-RW, initializing and re-recording
I have tried several different DVD-RW makes. Puzzling??

Nov 03, 2006 | Pioneer DVR-5100H DVD Recorder

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