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Can not finalize disk

I turn the recorder on to finalize sony dvd-r and it tries to read the disk then it says movie recording disabled then flashes the no disk sign and when i put a blank disk in it is ready to record....how do i finalize and correct this problem

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I have had loads of people ask me this question in just 2 weeks, so it often does happen okay?
Anyway you should not have to do a finalize on the disk, because when you stop filming, the camera reads it's end bit to the DVD auto, then after a few seconds you should be able to open the camera door.

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