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Our wedding video was recorded on a DVD +RW disc on a Sony DCR-DVD108 camcorder. I did watch it on the camcorder once. I then finalized it so I could play in on my computer and DVD player. Now nothing shows up on the disk and it won't let me play it on the camcorder either. I really need help because I do not want these memories lost. Help me pease

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  • jennhawk12 Aug 01, 2008

    I am honestly not sure what format it was finalized in.

  • jennhawk12 Aug 05, 2008

    I did try playing it in the computer. It did not work. I now have CD roller and that seemed to recover my data. Thanks for your help.

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It's possible because your DVD is an RW that someone could have reformatted it on accident erasing the video. If you have something important to preserve make sure you do not use an RW DVD because accidents can happen and it could get wiped out unintentionally.

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  • Tim Babcock
    Tim Babcock Aug 01, 2008

    Here is the owners manual



    See page 14. Do you know what format your DVD was finalize in. Was video mode or vr mode?



  • Tim Babcock
    Tim Babcock Aug 01, 2008

    If it was in VR mode it will play on certain players. Have you tried loading it up into a computer?



  • Tim Babcock
    Tim Babcock Aug 05, 2008

    Awesome.



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