Question about Sylvania DVR90VE DVD Recorder/VCR
Will not record it says that the disc will not playback to please eject. I have tried several different dvd disc brands. It will play movies but will not record.
Unfortunately without a firmware upgrade the only disks you can use are DVD-R or DVD-RW. The tricky part is that you can ONLY USE 2X speed. Per my conversation with Sylvania there is a firmware update that will allow you to use up to 8x disks, but they are charging $17.00 for it.
Posted on May 08, 2008
I use MAXELL DVD-RW 4.7 GB 2X 15-pk (2 hrs in SP Mode), and they work just fine. UPC 25215-62768. I usually get them on sale at Office Depot for $ 6.99 (regular $20 or so).
Posted on Jul 22, 2008
This recorder only works with 8x dvd-r disc max
Posted on Feb 18, 2008
Are you buying the right formatted disc for your recorder? is it dvd-ram, dvd-r, dvd-rw,dvd + r or dvd+rw. check your manual.
Posted on Feb 12, 2008
Error message when tying to setup to record..
Disc DVD-RW 4x. 4.7gb 120 min.
Can not record on this disc.
Posted on Sep 25, 2008
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Posted on Jan 02, 2017
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