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Presidian pdr 3222 dvd recorder

My recorder first started reading as "invalid disc".Now it isn't reading anything.Tell me is it finished!

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  • sheppard350 Nov 07, 2008

    I have the same problem. With a DVD+RW, it will "read" the disk, then show that their is a blank disk, then do "prepare" up to 100%, then go bak to "read" which quickly changes the "blank disk" into "invalid disk". With a DVD-R, it will go to 25% before ending up as an "invalid disk"

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I am beginning to think the machine works with slower discs but a firmware update will enable the machine to function with the newer "16x" and other discs. Unfortunately, neither Presidian nor the "real" manufacturer (whose name slipped my mind) seem to currently have the update available on their web sites.

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I don't know if this will help, but according to the operator's manual I have, on page 64, the only place it mentions "Full" or "Quick" Preparation, is when using a DVD-RW disc. Apparently, with this type of disc, you must use the Full or Quick preparation INSTEAD of Finalizing after you're thru recording onto the disc.
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