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Will play commercial dvds but will not play home recorded dvds

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The home recorded dvds disc have diffrence finalizing codes,that the Panasonic dvd recorder doesn't share those codes.That why u can't play those home recorded dvds discs.

Posted on Oct 24, 2010

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