Two of the AVI's (1 Imation, 1 Memorex) played fine on my DVD player (Samsung combo DVD/VCR player/recorder) & 2 wouldn't.
The 2 that wouldn't, I got a message on the screen that read "The DVD cannot be played or recorded".
I'm confused since 2 did ok & they were different brands.
It's most likely a media/player issue...which brand worked,and which didn't?....Did you try playing both on a different standalone player (not a combo unit)?...AFAIC, Imation nor memorex, are reliable ..Try better media(i.e. Verbatims,TYs....
ConvertXtoDVD, is pretty good at creating a proper DVD, but yeah playing before burning, is definitely good advise....:iagree: