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Dual layer dvd from 1997

by Antq69 / January 6, 2016 8:53 AM PST

I have the movie Waterworld, is a dual layer disc. Always worked fine, tried recently and no computer or player will not read disc at all. Even players I used to use, new players, new laptops anything. Disc is clean and no scratches. Any thoughts before I trash the movie and buy another one?

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Yup they can break.
by R. Proffitt Forum moderator / January 6, 2016 9:06 AM PST
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by Antq69 / January 6, 2016 9:38 AM PST
In reply to: Yup they can break.

Thanks for the info. I will look into. Could I have damaged it by cleaning with wrong solution?

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That hasn't happened to me yet.
by R. Proffitt Forum moderator / January 6, 2016 9:53 AM PST
In reply to: Thanks

I think I've cleaned a DVD with well, so many things that my thought here is you would have to really use something toxic to break it that way.

More often I find the players have aged and why I don't think much about trying a new drive (here these are 25 bucks?) But try to duplicate it with say DVDFab?

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