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how do i burn 8Gb dvd

by aelshalakany / December 19, 2011 11:04 PM PST
how do I burn 8Gb DVD to a DVD+R DL
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by pgc3 / December 19, 2011 11:56 PM PST
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A standard DVD is rated at (approxmately) 4.7 GB and a D/L is again, approximately 8.4 GB. So I am a little perplexed as to what you are attempting to do and with what. A little more info might be of help.

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Re: buirning file to DL DVD
by Kees_B Forum moderator / December 20, 2011 2:49 AM PST
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To burn a file to a double layer DVD, you need a double layer DVD writer. Once you installed that any good burning program should be able to do it.

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by pgc3 / December 20, 2011 11:43 PM PST

Yeah Kees needs the D/L burning capability, maybe I was confused by the wording of the post but then I confuse easily LOL, all the best to you and yours for the holidays.

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