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Old 03-18-2008, 06:48 PM   #1
dharmamark
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How to play DVD+RW discs on Totem or VLC movie player.


Hi,
I'm trying to playback my rewritable DVDs on the movie player. I have VLC and Mplayer and Totem and Gxine. The only ones that worked for a commercial movie was VLC and Mplayer. The Totem did not play any DVDs. The play buttons etc. were grayed(inoperable). I didn't try the Gxine with any type. I would really like to be able to play the rewritable DVDs in the VLC or Mplayer or Totem. If there is something I need to download further or configure, etc. I will try it right away. Thank you for your help, Mark
 
Old 03-18-2008, 08:19 PM   #2
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Try browsing the DVD to see what the file formats are. If you burned the DVD yourself, its possible you may have copied the iso image as a file instead of burning an image. A DVD formated disk should have files with *.vob extensions.
 
  


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