Closed Hzow format or erase DVD-R disc Tags: DVD Writers Format Windows Vista Last response: January 7, 2011 4:52 AM in Windows Vista Share romken July 24, 2010 3:33:51 AM Hello,can you erase or format DVD R disc? if so how please More about : hzow format erase dvd disc badge July 24, 2010 5:41:14 AM No only DVD-RW Teffy August 20, 2010 7:43:48 AM How can I make a DVD-R un-readable (securely prevent data access)? I have read that physically breaking it is bad for the environment, and putting it in the microwave seems dangerous. Related resources How to format dvd-r disc - Forum Formatting a DVD+R disc with My Computer format disc utility - Forum How to format dvd-r disc - Forum Formatting a DVD-R disc with My Computer format disc utility - Forum Why formatting dvd+r doesn't fully erase - Forum Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Get the answer badge August 20, 2010 2:49:19 PM Stay in school. Jonmor68 August 20, 2010 9:32:07 PM You can buy shredders that can handle cd/dvd's, or you can spend some time with a screwdriver scorring them. Don't try breaking them as you may injure yourself, they tend to splinter like glass. Teffy January 5, 2011 12:19:42 AM Thanks! JDFan January 5, 2011 12:42:49 AM An electric sander with coarse sand paper works well also ! buwish January 7, 2011 4:52:53 AM This topic has been closed by Buwish Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources: ForumHow to erase closed dvd-rw disc ForumTROUBLESHOOTING - Vista detects DVD9 / DVD+R DL blank media as DVD5 ForumDVD-R Erased?!? How the Hell?! ForumBlu Ray can't read DVD-R burnt disc ForumDVD-R DL Availability?????? ForumDVD-R or DVD+R for Disc Backups Forumerase rewritable CD disc ForumFull format and reinstall Win 7 without boot disc ForumCan't format ( erase ) hard drive ForumHow Do I Erase Data on a Dead Hard Drive? ForumDVD-RW drive won't detect a DVD-RW Disc Forum[Solved] Vista busness 32 product key free ForumHow can i erase everything on my computer and change it back to manufacturers se ForumHow to get files back after format ForumRecovery Disc is not working More resources Read discussions in other Windows Vista categories Configuration Customization Drivers Security !