Burn a game with a DVDRW?

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Jan 1, 2009
  1. fiddlefaddle22
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    Is it possible to Burn a game on a DVD+-RW disc that would work on wiigators gamma backup loader? to save getting coasters when testing games out,I have a Samsung DVD burner and i use ImgBurn
     
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    I use verbatim DVDRW to test games, works fine.
     
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    The general rule is no usually - most cant burn to dvd-rw or dvd+re but burning to dvd-r works fine
     
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    Whilst I don't know about backup loaders, I have had a good quality DVD+RW work with my Wiikey2. I've never tried a -RW.
     
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    i can say for a fact (for my wii anyway) dvd-rw don't work with backup loaders.
    had some maxell dvd+rw book type set to dvd-rom and everything just wouldn't work.
     
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    another burning thread, this time on RW, wiis simply don't like them, mine certainly don't especially Philips +RWs i have....so i stick to G05 ICE's
     
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    I've tried 4 different brands of DVDRW and with the DVD+RW i even changed the book type to DVD-R but it never worked though
    MAXELL DVD-RW
    IMATION DVD+RW
    TDK DVD-RW
    MR DVD DVD-RW
     

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