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Dvd burner on gateway gt5028 does not seem able to burn different types of media. so far only 'verbatim' brand works. is the problem the burner or media? thanks


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Why not try sony, philips, hp, imation they are also a good brand. Verbatim to is not at par in performance with the above mention as for me. Even a low quality media should be written and read for almost one month, if this doesn't happen to your media. Then your burner is aging or say low quality.
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