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Old 10-16-2007, 06:17 AM   #1
felixq78
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Question DVD+RW mounting problems


When I place a blank (formatted via Nero in XP) DVD+RW into the DVD-Rom drive I get a "Cannot Mount Volume" error message but when I place another DVD+RW which has a movie on it (also via Nero) it just plays the movie normally. What am I doing wrong? I'd appreciate any advice.
Keep it simple as I am an Ubuntu "newbie".
 
Old 10-16-2007, 06:55 AM   #2
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There is a difference between a data dvd and a movie dvd. Data disks must be mounted to access the files on them; movie (or audio) disks aren't mounted.

So, if you formatted the disk via Nero, what filesystem did you format?
 
  


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