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DVD playback problem

by mrmack / June 30, 2004 3:11 AM PDT

commercial DVD movie freezes while playing in standalone unit on tv. Not all, only some,no pattern
help appreciated

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Re: DVD playback problem
by R. Proffitt Forum moderator / June 30, 2004 3:21 AM PDT
In reply to: DVD playback problem

I use two methods to resolve this.

1. Clean the DVD itself and toss the CD/DVD lens cleaner into the DVD player.

2. Exchange the DVD for a new one. If I can't then I have to use DVDShrink to duplicate the DVD so it works. In one damaged DVD, this didn't work so a much longer process of DVDShrink was used and I can't tell you that the exact steps except it took 3 days to fix it.

Bob

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Re:Re DVD playback problem
by mrmack / June 30, 2004 3:26 AM PDT

Thanks Bob will give it a try and report back have heard of others with same problem

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