DVD+RW or DVD-RW

  struggle8 11:38 07 Mar 2004
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whats the difference between dvd+rw and dvd-rw ,I have played dvd`s that have been backed up onto dvd-r or dvd+r on my dvd player before but I have now tryed it myself on a DVD+RW and the player will not play the disc if I back it up on DVD-RW will it make any differance or will I have the use dvd-r or dvd+r as inm new to this can I have it in simple english please

  Rayuk 11:49 07 Mar 2004

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Its just a matter of using what is compatable with what you have.

  struggle8 11:53 07 Mar 2004

does that mean if player wont except DVD+RW then I will have to use DVD-RW or DVD-R which one are best

  thms 11:56 07 Mar 2004

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  Smiler 11:56 07 Mar 2004

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It could be that the new recordable media you have used is not compatable with your dvd player. Some players don't like cheap media.

  struggle8 13:13 08 Mar 2004

ok chaps thank you all found a graet little program called dvd shrink 3.1 now I can back up my collection to my hearts content on DVD-R it does the whole DVD not jest the movie brill

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