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#1 Plumber

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Posted 21 November 2010 - 10:59 AM

Hi all,I have a CD burner in my computer,as most folks do,I'm sure.I use Xilisoft DVD Creator to burn movies to a DVD-R disc so I can view them on my home dvd player.Has worked fine for years.What I wanted to know is if I use a blank blue-ray disc can I burn blue-ray movies.I didn't want to buy any if it's not going to work.Hope I got my point across,Tony.

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Posted 21 November 2010 - 11:24 AM

You need a Blu-ray burner, to burn Blu-ray discs.
Blu-ray and DVD are two different technologies.
Blu-ray burners uses a 405 nm "blue" laser, while DVDs use a 650-nanometer red laser.
The discs themselves, also use different manufacturing techniques.
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Posted 21 November 2010 - 11:31 AM

That's what I thought,thanx for your help,Tony.

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Posted 21 November 2010 - 12:38 PM

You're quite welcome.
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