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LG LS50 DVD/CD-RW DRIVE won't recognize blank dvd-r

My LG LS50 DVD/CD-RW won't recognize any blank dvd-r cds. It would read burned DVD-R but not blank ones. Any help is greatly appreciated.

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  • littlestar18 Jan 17, 2008

    Thanks for the answer. My LS is labeled DVD/CD-RW Combo or DVD+/-RW. Does that still mean that LS won't read blank DVD-R?

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Yes does not read DVD-R because if your LS50 Labeled like this (DVD/CD-RW) means that can read only all DVD Disc and cannot write on DVD blank only CD blank.


You can burn only on the blank CD-RW or any blank CD.

Posted on Jan 17, 2008

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    Emelio Navaja Jan 17, 2008

    Correction:



    Cannot recognize blank DVD-R because your DVD/CD-RW can read only DVD but cannot burn/recognize on any blank DVD. The ROM can burn/recognize only Any blank CD.








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    Emelio Navaja Jan 17, 2008

    DVD+/-RW can burn DVD but if is DVD Combo cannot.

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