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      10-01-2012, 09:09 PM   #1
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Best Blank DVD for Nav

For those of you who have been successful burning Nav DVDs to blank disks, what disks did you use? I have been using Memorex DVD+R and it works intermittently. Just want to see what's been tried and tested before I have a room full of coasters. Thanks!
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Maxell DVD+R RW. 16x
Walmart.
8.99 for 25 or 30...
Used it for 2009,2010,2011,2012. Keep the original disc in a safe space.
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Im using MAGNAVOX DVD+R http://www.officemax.com/clearance/c...72660&ssp=true
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Thanks guys much appreciated.
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Thanks guys much appreciated.
Try slowing down the write speed when you burn them -- I have all sorts of trouble when I burn DVDs at high speed, but rarely have issues when I slow it down...
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Thanks guys much appreciated.
Try slowing down the write speed when you burn them -- I have all sorts of trouble when I burn DVDs at high speed, but rarely have issues when I slow it down...
I used the slowest speed possible which it says is 3x using imgburn. Can I write slower using a different program?
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I used the slowest speed possible which it says is 3x using imgburn. Can I write slower using a different program?
That should be fine -- I usually use the 3x or 4x setting and don't have problems...but if I burn the same content at the highest speed it seems to be very flaky -- your mileage may vary!!
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