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Old 11-15-2004, 05:44 PM   #1 (permalink)
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I borrowed my friends dvds to burn, and when I try to burn the it says this is read-only. Anyone know what to do?
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Old 11-15-2004, 10:55 PM   #2 (permalink)
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brassmonkey,

[How exactly did you burn it? ]

Try to create an image with Nero or someother burning software and burn the image in a DVD +- R,RW.


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Old 11-20-2004, 09:04 PM   #3 (permalink)
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are these originals or are you trying to copy copies? get DVDXCOPY software with the ripper
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Old 11-22-2004, 02:13 AM   #4 (permalink)
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use dvd ripping software like dvd shrink, smartripper or dvd decryptor

all commercial dvds are read only
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