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Do you already clean the laser lens of the dvd.If not clean it.

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I have dubbed vcr tape to a Sony DVD-RW disc and tried playing it back through a toshiba player and it keeps coming up Bad Disk. My PC won't even recognise it. When started dubbing the screen displayed 1hr...


Did you say you used a DVD-RW disc to transfer a videotape onto? The reason your PC won't recognise that disc is because the data format on it is a different language to what PCs understand - plus an unfinalised DVD-RW won't play in other DVD players - it is usually an incompatible format.

(DVD+RW discs with titles/top menus created in video mode CAN be played on a PC DVD drive or a normal DVD player as can finalised DVD-R discs (DVD-R discs MUST be recorded and finalised in the same recorder for compatible playback). DVD-RW discs can only be viewed on the unit they were written/recorded on.

The other reason for the 'remaining space' on the disc you describe showing less than 120 minutes is due to a title recently being recorded or erased - unless you format it - the 120 minute / 4.7GB DVD-RW will not show full available space. Erasing titles on re-writable DVDs does not increase space. The same rule applies to unfinalised +R / -R discs (you cannot re-format these to get the space back once recorded - they are 'once only' writables)

I recommend you invest in some DVD-R discs and re-copy your VHS tape to that - then if you are satisfied with the result, title etc., finalise the DVD-R - it will play on any DVD player or PC with DVD support (or it should). These discs are relatively inexpensive to buy just about anywhere.

Final note: do NOT finalise the DVD-RW you recorded (I hope you haven't already done this) - simply format/erase it - re-use it for something else or keep it until you need it.

You can use any brand of DVD, just take note of the format before recording/playing.

Mar 21, 2011 | Philips Magnavox MWR20V6 DVD Recorder/VCR

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When attempting to record on a DVD-RAM disc the unit says that the disc is read only. This disc has been recorded on previously. Tried a new DVD-RAM disc with the same result


have you tried recording on a standare DVD disk, either DVD+R or RW or DVD-R/RW? if those don't work either, you have a bad recorder.

Mar 16, 2011 | Panasonic DMR-EZ47V DVD Recorder/VCR

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My dvd player keep saying bad disc. What do I do?


this occurs because of the disc is badly scratched,,so try to clean the disc by a soft colth, even after this the disc shows bad, the disc cannot be used with player,, thank you plz rate me...

Jun 28, 2009 | Daewoo DVRS05 DVD Recorder/VCR

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Some of my dvd movies do not work in my recorder and some do why


DVD players may not all read the same discs due to the software that was used to burn the discs, scratches on the disks, or the DVD player itself. Also, different discs may be different "regions". If the disc is region-free, it should play universally as long as there are no problems with the disc itself. Sometimes the DVD player cannot decode the image due to bad hardware.

Mar 01, 2009 | Panasonic DMR-EX85EB-S DVD Recorder/HDD...

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DVD will not play a disc, when you close the tray, it will eject


Bad Disc.

Try a known good store bought Movie in player?

Still Bad Disc?

DVD unit in your player is bad.

Throw in garbage.

Feb 19, 2009 | RCA DRC8320 DVD Recorder/VCR

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Can't Record DVD's


use a different format dvd disc. try -R or -RW

Nov 30, 2008 | Cyberhome CH-DVR1500 DVD Recorder

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Problems with iLO +R/RW DVD Recorder, DVDR05. Often says bad disc when trying to record and when trying to finalize. Often says bad disc of a recording made by the recorder.


I've had this happen with incombatible discs (only uses +R&+RW and is picky about what brands. I've successfully used Sony +R's and many brands of +RWs. I have two different models - A ZU and MU. One asks to finalize the RW's and the other doesn't.?? If I have the choice, I don't, then I can add to it later. Does it say bad disc to discs NOT created by the ILO?

Oct 27, 2008 | iLO DVD Recorder DVDR05

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Dvd recorded movies will not play on my other dvd players


Before removing the DVD from the recorder, it must go through a process called finalization. Once you finalize the discs, then it will be able to be seen on most DVD players. Check your recorder's documentation on how to finalize your discs.

Jun 23, 2008 | HP Pavilion zd8000 Notebook

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Zenith xbr411 DVD recorder


See the manual, page 8:

What are “Recording modes”? for DVD-RW
There are two recording modes available using this
recorder: VR mode and Video mode. When recording to
a DVD-R disc, recordings are always in Video mode.
DVD-RW discs can be formatted for VR mode recording
or Video mode recording.
VR mode recording
• 4 different picture quality/recording time settings available
(SP, LP, EP, XP)
• Not playable on regular DVD players
• Recordings can be extensively edited
• Total number of titles on the disc should be less than
99.
Video mode recording
• 4 different picture quality/recording time settings available
(SP, LP, EP, XP)
• Playable on regular DVD players (after finalizing)
• Limited editing features
• Total number of titles on the disc should be less than
99.
Note :
DVD-Video Format (Video mode) is a new format for
recording on DVD-R/RW discs that was approved by
the DVD Forum in 2000. You may therefore experience
problems playing recordable DVD discs in some players.
Symptoms include video artifacts, audio and/or
video dropouts and playback suddenly stopping.
Our company cannot take responsibility for problems
playing discs recorded on this VCR/DVD Recorder in
other players.

May 24, 2007 | Zenith XBR411 DVD Recorder/VCR

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Can I playback my recorded DVD-R discs on any DVD Player?


Yes, A finalized DVD-R disc provides playback capability to most home DVD players and DVD drives. (An 8cm DVD-R disc recorded by this camcorder may not be able to be played back by some DVD players / DVD drives, depending on the player, the DVD-R disc and the condition of the recording.)

Sep 05, 2005 | Hitachi DZ-GX20A DVD Camcorder

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