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I have a movie that I burned to a dvd and it plays on my computer, but when I try playing in my dvd player I get the following error.
I have tried to burn this at different speed and used different burning software.. I am using Sony DVD-R 120min/4.7GB disc, but I get the same error as follows:
"Disk Error"
pleasse ect the disc

Play back feature may
not be available on this disc
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Make sure the discs you're using fit the correct format specified by your DVD player.
what is the model of your DVD player ?
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What format is the movie?  You may have a codec on your pc that is unsupported by the DVD player.  Gspot http://www.headbands.com/gspot/ will identify what codecs it uses.

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I ran the Gspot with the iso of the move and it showed MPEG2 all codec installed.

DVD player is Magnavox MWD2205 I don't know how to find out if it supports this codec or not.
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MPEG2 is universally accepted by all DVD players.  Did you finalize the DVD http://windows.microsoft.com/en-US/windows-vista/Close-or-finalize-a-CD-or-DVD?  This is necessary for DVD players to read them.

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I am not sure what you are trying to tell me here!
I already said that it plays on the computer but not in the dvd player.
Maybe you misunderstood what I wrote.
After the DVD closes I play the movie using the dvd on my computer and it plays fine, but when I take the dvd and try and play it on my standard dvd player that is when I get the error.
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DVDs which are not finalized may be playable on the computer that was used to create them, but not anywhere else.

You also need to pay attention to the media you are using - not all blanks are made the same.  Taiyo-Yuden is the highest quality and will usually work on all players.

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I have tried three different  media        Taiyo-Yuden,  Maxell, and sony

I have tried several iso burner and the all finalize and close and I have tried two different dvd players and I have even used a DVD shrink. I think the only think I have left is to convert the mpeg2 over to wmv, the only thing to this is it will make it larger and I might have split to 2 disc to get every thing on it
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Did you try the disc on a different computer and different DVD player?  I doubt wmv files will play on anything other than a computer.

Also, when you burn to DVD, are you using an iso that was authored in a DVD movie format?
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hmmmmm...

I need to check, but your player might not like -R discs. Have you tried a +R disc? That's what I use for mine (Magnavox 2206).

As another option, you can try using DVD Flick to make the MPEG2 file playable on your dvd player.

http://www.dvdflick.net/
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Looks like it should do -R.:

http://dvd-players.toptenreviews.com/dvdvcr-combo/magnavox/magnavox-mwd2206-details-3389.htm

Is the video a higher res than 480i ?

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I think there might be some thing wrong with the iso file.
because I have try other iso and they work fine.

Coral4  I think you might have hit the right thing here, but I have no way of finding out what res it is. and if there is any way to fix it. maybe just get a dvd player that can deal with a higher res.
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If it's a standard commercial dvd format, it can't be higher than 480; only blu-ray has a higher resolution for standard players.  I asked if you had authored this dvd in dvd format - that means using a dvd authoring program to create the titles and chapters and compress to mpeg2.  Avi files can be many resolutions, but they are not a standard dvd format.  You should have VIDEO_TS folders on the disc; if you just burned a video file to the disc, it is not likely to work (unless the player understands that kind of format).
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Thank you much.    : )

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