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Initializing disc I put a disc in (Verbatim mini DVD+R DL) into my camera, it runs the initializing for a minute or so and then when I go to tape sonething it says that it can not read the disc - check the disc....I did all the things that the manual said to do when that message appears, but still no i using the wrong disc??

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Re: initializing disc

Yes - you're trying to initialise a +R DL.

Two problems
1. The DC210 only takes - format DVDs

2. You only need to initialise DVD-RW discs (see page 57 of the manual)

By initialising the DVD+R you have written to it once. having done that, you cannot write anything else to that disc. I find it easier to use DVD-RWs so that I can re-use them.

Good Luck.

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