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Experience:  Electronics technician for install, troubleshooting, and repairs.
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I am getting a disc error "Playback feature may not be

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i am getting a disc error "Playback feature may not be available on this disc". The dvd i am inserting is Sony DVD+R 120 min 4.7 GB/Go
JA: What's the make/model number of your device? How old is it?
Customer: Funai ZV427FX4
JA: How long has this been an issue? What happened right before this popped up?
JA: Anything else you want the video expert to know before I connect you?
Customer: NO
Submitted: 9 months ago.
Category: Recorders and Players
Expert:  Nathan replied 9 months ago.

Hi, I'm Nathan.
Sorry to hear that you're having trouble with this but I'll do my best to help you.

Customer: replied 9 months ago.
What's the reply?
Expert:  Nathan replied 9 months ago.

Please give me a moment to send an answer.

Expert:  Nathan replied 9 months ago.

Unfortunately you have the wrong discs there. While it may be able to play back other formats, for recording you really need the dvd minus format for this, not dvd plus. These are the proper discs for your unit:

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