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Old 07-30-2004, 04:28 AM   #1 (permalink)
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Default dvd writer

i've recently bought a HP Dvd Writer 420i
i've been looking around and i can't find out whether i can or can't write one of these disks:

any help is much appreciated!


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Old 07-30-2004, 05:22 AM   #2 (permalink)
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This is double layered DVD.
you have bought a single layer 4X (not even 8X) writer, which may not be able to rite the DVD. Firmware Upgarde might help. else rely on miracle, as God has ultimate power.

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Old 07-30-2004, 12:18 PM   #3 (permalink)
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it does write 8x.
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