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Writing to a DVD+RW disc

I have Toshiba satellite A75S213 laptop. It has a DVD/C
D combo super multi drive. When I insert a blank DVD +RW disc it makes the usual noise and does not give me the option to format the disk. When I right click on the properties it shows that the disc is full and I cannot copy any files to it. When I click in My Computer the Drives icon shows it a CD-R. How can I get the drive to frmat a DVD+RW disk and copy files to it? I am able to copy files to a CDRW disc. The drive plays prerecorded CD-R's and DVD movies. Thanks

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You need to use DVD software such as Nero that supports DVD-RW. from the app is where you would erase and so on
also make sure your blanks are +RW and not -RW

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