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Hubby has a emerson recorder ,he has no trouble recording on Philips DVD-R ,but when we lend them out other peoples DVd's won't play the disc.?? Thanks Bettina

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To be able to play the disc in normal DVD player the disc has to be finalised after making recording,

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