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#1 djzander

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Posted 28 April 2004 - 10:52 AM

ok dose playing dvd/cd/r and rw on a philips drive with a xecuter 2.3b lite +
do enything bad to the drive or not can it damege the drive ???



sorry for the mustaks in speling i am not american

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Posted 28 April 2004 - 11:29 AM

No, playing those media types will not comrimise the drive. However, i don't believe any XBOX DVD-ROM can play CD-R, you'd need to use CD-RWs.

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Posted 28 April 2004 - 01:04 PM

d00d you do installations and upgrades and you dont think ANY xbox DVDROM can read CD-R?

wtf, where you been? Its widely known that Samsung Drives read CD-R without a hitch, and believe it or not, Ive seen these newer Philips drives popping out for about 3-4 months now, that dont have a problem with them at all!

And hell, they read DVD+R burnt any which way. With a samsung you need a Ricoh based DVD burner to change the bitsetting to DVD-ROM and not DVD+R



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Posted 28 April 2004 - 03:08 PM

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With a samsung you need a Ricoh based DVD burner to change the bitsetting to DVD-ROM and not DVD+R

Not true. samsungs not reading DVD+R without having acertain burner and certain bit settings is a myth on this site.
Burned DVD+R with an NEC no change to any book type or nothing and tested in all boxes I have chipped which have Samsung Drives well over 40 with Sammy drives and no problems.

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Posted 28 April 2004 - 04:14 PM

The only good drives are Samsung.

Edited by Tanas, 28 April 2004 - 04:16 PM.





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