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03-02-2004, 11:40 AM
Hi all!, I´m new to this forum... I need some help with backuping information into dvd. I bought both DVD-R & DVD+R, and my superdrive only reads the DVD+R, and doesn´t reads the DVD-R. Anyone could give me some help?... Thank you

03-02-2004, 12:16 PM
My understand is that you can only use DVD-R in the superdrive. I have an external LaCie DVD burner which can use both DVD-/+R and DVD-/+RW.

If I use the DVD+R, I use it for back ups. The DVD-R I use to make videos, since most DVD player only read DVD-Rs.

03-02-2004, 01:44 PM
Ok... Thanks for your help...


03-02-2004, 02:08 PM
the superdrive that is in my computer writes to both +r/-r but i had a problem varifying a dvd with +r.... other than that, i can read and write to dvd+r/dvd-r....but video seemed to only work with -r