i want to print onto blank dvd`s

  wardreefa 17:19 15 Dec 2007
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i have a lexmark x4580 all in one printer and would like to know if this can print direct onto blank dvd`s

  woodchip 17:22 15 Dec 2007

You can only print onto Printable DVD's not plain ones

  Sheik Yerbouti 17:23 15 Dec 2007

No , I don't think it can. Very few printers can print directly onto disks, but I can reconmend the Epson stylus photo R220, which can.

  Fruit Bat /\0/\ 17:26 15 Dec 2007

No mention of printing on CDs at the Lexmark site click here

  wardreefa 20:41 15 Dec 2007

ok if the lexmark x4580 does not do this could i buy some type of attachment for this.

  Technotiger 20:45 15 Dec 2007

Very highly unlikely, I doubt if such attachments exist.

  Technotiger 20:47 15 Dec 2007

I have the Epson Stylus Photo R265 which does print direct to CD/DVD's, and is excellent.

  Fingees 20:48 15 Dec 2007

If you want to print labels on them, there are many disk labelling programs available, from PC world for instance together with the appropriate tool for placing them accurately on the disks after you have printed them.
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I've used one for years, with no problems

  rossgolf 20:51 15 Dec 2007

the epson r300 is a very god model and can do this

  Technotiger 20:51 15 Dec 2007

Also, as woodchip has said - you need the special printable blank CD/DVDs, their upper printable side is plain White.

  woodchip 21:07 15 Dec 2007

You can also by Disc Printer, Made just for that job
click here
No Idea of the cost but it is possible to get then from about £80

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