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Old 28-01-2003, 19:33
Joules Joules is offline
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Is DVD Rom + or -???

Although I understand the difference between the two standards, there is still one thing that confuses me......

Which of the two formats is the standard DVD Rom?

I just bought a DVD+RW (the Ricoh one) and the only DVD Rom I have works fine (free with an older PC mag I bought).....Im presuming it also works with the older DVD- standard.....

If this standard works in both drives, why cant they make a DVD burner that burns DVD Rom, instead of having to choose plus or minus???!!!!!

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Old 01-02-2003, 06:06
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i think the dvd-rom is based on the dvd-r standard but can play both formats of disks.
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