Dvd-rom Questions

Can someone give me some answers? And please put it in Plain English

Can you read a DVD with a DVD WRITER?

Can you Burn a DVD onto a CDR disk with a DVD WRITER?

Can you Burn a DVD onto a CDR disk with a DVD COMBO Drive?

IF i get a DVD WRITER, and already have a CDRW drive, can i read it with a DVD WRITER and then burn it on a CDR?

If i already have a CDRW would it be better to buy a DVD WRITER, or a DVD COMBO?

If you could anwser one or more of these questions, it would be very Helpful Thanx
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[i]Originally posted by clonecd123
Can you read a DVD with a DVD WRITER?

Yes.

Can you Burn a DVD onto a CDR disk with a DVD WRITER?

No. You can encode it to DivX or SVCD and burn to CDR.

Can you Burn a DVD onto a CDR disk with a DVD COMBO Drive?

No. You can encode it to DivX or SVCD and burn to CDR.

IF i get a DVD WRITER, and already have a CDRW drive, can i read it with a DVD WRITER and then burn it on a CDR?

No. You can encode it to DivX or SVCD and burn to CDR.

If i already have a CDRW would it be better to buy a DVD WRITER, or a DVD COMBO?

DVD Writer I would say, but only if you want to write DVDs. If you already have a CDRW and DON’T want to write DVDs, you might as well get a straight DVD-ROM drive like the Lite-On 166S.