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Discs will not format nor will device read or write to disc in any operation


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  • make sure that the dics you are working is compatible with your cd or dvd dics drive, if not it will really format or read nor write
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  • or else buy a dics (vcd/dvd) that has the same compatibility to your cd / dvd drive
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