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I cannot play burned dvd's from this system in other dvd players becahse I cannot finalize the dvd. How do I finalize?

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Hi general finalization is achieved by pressing setup button (right lower) on the next screen (setup menu) scroll to system setup and press. On submenu scroll to disc setup and press.Next submenu (disc setup) scroll to finalize and press proceed and on next menu press tes to finalize and wait tas this may take some time.

Posted on Jan 21, 2012

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The recording may have used all the media on the disk because you let it run until it was full.
Now, there is no room to finalize the disk.

Play this back on the machine where it was recorded while recording it to another DVD recorder..
This time, BE THERE to stop the recording.
Set the recorder to a speed that leaves at least 10 minutes extra space for finalization.

Posted on Jun 30, 2011

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