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Wont playback dvd's

Hello this unit will not playback dvd's however will read cd's

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Re: wont playback dvd's

Alignment problem. Get thee to a shop...accordianman

Posted on Feb 22, 2008

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Yes, review the manual and find out what formats the unit will read. you then tailor your cd/dvd burning sw to that format. Also make sure the unit can understand and playback mpeg files.

Oct 26, 2015 | Proscan DVD & Blu-Ray Players

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Bush dvr3006 will play audio disks but wont play any dvd ! just says load for ages then turns off or no disk ! help please ?

These are the formats your DVR will or will not play.
  • Blu Ray Playback: No
  • Blu Ray Recording: No
  • Compact Flash Card: No
  • DTS Decoder: No
  • DVB-C: No
  • DVB-S: No
  • DVB-T: No
  • DVD Audio Playback: No
  • DVD Player / Recorder: DVD Recorder
  • DVD+R Playback: Yes
  • DVD+R Recording: Yes
  • DVD+RW Playback: Yes
  • DVD+RW Recording: Yes
  • DVD-R Playback: Yes
  • DVD-R Recording: Yes
  • DVD-RAM Playback: No
  • DVD-RAM Recording: No
  • DVD-RW Playback: Yes
  • DVD-RW Recording: Yes
  • DVI Interface: No
  • DivX Playback: No
  • Double Layer Recording: No
  • Electronic Program Guide (EPG): No
  • Ethernet: No
  • Firewire IEEE-1394 Interface: No
  • HD-DVD Playback: No
  • HD-DVD Recording: No
  • HDMI Interface: No
  • HDTV: No
  • IPTV (Internet Protocol Television): No
  • Integrated VCR: No
  • MP3 Recording: No
  • MPEG4 Recording: No
  • Memory Stick: No
  • Multimedia Card: No
  • Number of Scart Interfaces: 1
  • PCMCIA Interface: No
  • Progressive Scan: No
  • Real Dolby: AC3
  • Secure Digital Card: No
  • Show View: No
  • Smart Media Card: No
  • Super Audio CD Playback: No
  • Super Video CD / Video CD Playback: No
  • Table / Portable: Table
  • USB Interface: No
  • W-LAN Connection: No
  • xD-Picture Card: N

May 24, 2014 | DVD & Blu-Ray Players

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I got a nb501sl9.. doesnt play burned dvds.. says "please eject playback may not be a option.." tried burning firmware to update... still does not read the disc burned on dvd+r. Says the same...

Maybe this model does not support DVD+R, or the discs you have been using may not have been finalised in other equipment prior to playback in this unit.

Try using finalised DVD-R discs instead. They should work in this player, if not, then it probably does not support burned DVD media.

Nothing you can do, except purchase an el-cheapo DVD player (alongside this one) which can read DVD-R/DVD+R and other burned media.

May 01, 2011 | Sylvania NB501SL9 Blu-Ray Player

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I have a Samsung DVD R160 recorder. A few days ago the recorder was not on and it was making a noise like it was trying to read a disk. This went on for quite a while. I then turned it on and it would...

Try this, look for a small hole on the front of the unit.Use a pin and press in to see if it opens,ejects the disk .If no hole try seeing if you can press ,lift,pull at the door/slot while pressing the open door/eject either on the unit or with the remote control.It sounds like you may have a bad CD/DVD (copy) that the unit is trying to read/load but can't. keep trying to eject CD/DVD if this doesn't work unplug unit for 5 minutes,try open door again do press and hold open repeatedly I know it's frustrating but it just may eject.Don't use this recorder for playback of DVD buy a $30 DVD player the cheaper the better they play anything.GOOD LUCK

Jan 04, 2011 | Samsung DVD-R160 DVD Recorder

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The Unit does not start playback

unplug it for about 2 minutes and try it again. if that doesn't work, there may be a physical issue. you'll have to remove the cover and do it manually.

Dec 14, 2009 | Memorex MVD2042 DVD Player

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Won't turn on, just says "Hello" and will load no further

This is due to one of the IDE devices inside (Hard Drive or DVD drive) not sending the requires "I am Ready" signal to the main board while the DVR does a power on self test. With the hundreds of units I have come across, 99% of the time it is due to a faulty DVD drive. These "Loader" brand DVD drives were on the cheap and when they give out, the unit does not go past the Hello. You can verify this by replacing the the DVD drive with any other DVD burner or DVD drive or even a CD drive that comes from a computer (IDE connector). The only fix for this is to replace the drive or simply connect an old CD drive inside and not use the DVD properties of the DVR, only the hard disk recording/playback.

Oct 01, 2009 | RCA DRC8030N

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My player wont read any CD at all, or DVDs

This DVD player unfortunately does not support most of the Copied DVD /CDs.
it works stemless with only genuine / original CD and DVDs..
If your DVD or CD originallly recorded by manufacturers but still can not read ,
than I recommend you to obtain and apply it to clean your laser eye of the DVD player.
Hope it will solve your problem.
Please remembr to vote me too..
Compatible disc formats: DVD, CD, CDR, CDRW, Video CD

Sep 28, 2009 | Sony DVP-NS400D DVD Player

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I am trying to record to a blank dvd-r. I load a

If exact model is Samsung DVD-VR357, than it doesn't even has to recognise blank disc as your unit is DVD PLAYER with Video Casette Recorder.

See Specs. for your unit below:
Function Combination VCR Y Compatibility Playback Media DVD-R,DVD-RW,DVD+R,DVD+RW,CD-R/RW,CD,VHS, DVD-RAM Playback Formats MP3, WMA, JPEG, MPEG-4, DivX A/V Quality Progressive Scan Y HD Upconversion 720p/1080i Digital-to-Analog Converter 10-Bit/54MHz DTS Output Y Dolby Digital Surround Sound Y Connectivity HDMI CEC Y Convenience Child Protection Parental Control Physical Features Connectivity HDMI Output Y Component Video Output 1(Rear) S-Video Output 1(Rear) Composite Video Output 1(Rear) Coaxial Digital Audio Outputs 1(Rear) Optical Audio Output 1(Rear) Product Weight & Dimensions Dimension 16.9" x 3.1" x 11" Weight 8.8Lbs. Shipment Weight & Dimensions Dimension 20.2" x 7.1" x 15.1" Weight 12.1Lbs.

Closest model match for DVD recording unit would be DVD-VR375

Unfortunately you have player only and you won't be able to recor DVDs with it whatsoever.

Good luck

Jun 24, 2009 | Samsung DVD-VR357

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SRD4900 Sylvania DVD/VCR Combo

Well first of all, why the hell would you press play when there was nothing in it???

Feb 01, 2008 | Durabrand DUR7 Portable DVD Player

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How to play music cd's

Stop video playback first, then press CD MODE then press PLAY.

Dec 16, 2007 | Pioneer DV-C36 DVD Player

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