Blu Ray can't read DVD-R burnt disc Tags: DVD Writers Blu-ray Components Last response: December 27, 2012 5:19 AM in Components Share shazH November 21, 2012 11:54:48 PM Movie burnt to DVD -R on son's laptop, but now he can't play it through blu ray. It plays via desktop etc. Blu ray plays all other DVD discs. What could problem be?? Thanks, Sharyn More about : blu ray read dvd burnt disc Brett928S2 November 22, 2012 12:02:22 AM shazH said:Movie burnt to DVD -R on son's laptop, but now he can't play it through blu ray. It plays via desktop etc. Blu ray plays all other DVD discs. What could problem be?? Thanks, Sharyn Hi Cheap unbranded disc as a guess.... try a branded one... All the best Brett thehunt78 December 19, 2012 1:31:13 PM Did you burn it in a format the Blu-ray can read? Related resources Can't read blu-ray discs with LG combo drive! - Forum Opinions on Blu-Ray Writer / M- Disc ? - Forum Nero Disc Speed advice - Forum Blu ray media cost - Forum Blu-ray wont' see any disks - Forum Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Get the answer shazH December 19, 2012 7:20:47 PM That's what we think - recording format was not suitable for blu-ray, but I'm a bit of a dinosaur with technology. My son burnt it from his laptop to DVD disc. What format does it need to be in for Blu-ray to read it? Thanks, Sharyn popatim December 19, 2012 8:14:23 PM dvd movie (mpeg2) and not a data disk. shazH December 20, 2012 8:53:00 AM Yes - it was copied in mp4 format. He is not sure how to copy it any other way. Thanks for your help. emmashow December 27, 2012 5:19:01 AM wrong format Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources: ForumMy dvd player freezes and skips when i play burnt dvd's? ForumBlue- Ray or HD-DVD ForumLg super multi blu wont read a disc ForumBlu-Ray Burner for PC ForumCan't read DVD-R ForumBuying a Blu-ray burner and down to three picks. Which would you get? ForumBlu ray drive only reads discs that spin freely when it is open ForumMacgo Mac Blu-ray Player ForumHow long can DVD+R endure? ForumMy DVD drive will not see DVD-R disc ForumWhy can't I play a DVD that I burned on my laptop in a DVD player? Forum212 evo fan replacement ForumDell Inspiron 6000 HDD read error ForumDVD DRIVER FAILS TO READ DVD ForumMy computer wont read m mouse More resources Read discussions in other Components categories Power supplies Sound cards NICs Akasa Antec Cooler Master Cougar DeepCool Enermax !