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Can't read a DVD burned on a laptop with vista with our Cobolt DVD player

I'm burning a homemovie with with Vista, it's a movie media player file and it's burned on a DVD+R. I can read it on my laptop, but I can't read it on my cobolt DVD player!!! I think it must be a setting that's wrong or something so I hope you'll be able to help me out.
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Well..with vista and windows media player, the compatibility to your DVD player is suspect..go to maker of DVD player, and see if there's a special setting for encoding type, for vista(wanna bet there is)..

I'd find it for you, but the make model of dvd player isn't visible to me here.

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