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Guide to Your DVD Drive

DVD, which stands for Digital Video Disc or Digital Versatile Disc ImageDigital Versatile Disc, is a format used by optical discs. DVDs are used mainly for video and data storage, and they are read by DVD drives. They supersede the older CD format, and are superseded by the (now defunct) HD-DVD and Blu-Ray formats.

DVD drives can come in a variety of formats, including DVD+R, DVD-R, DVD+RW, DVD-RW and DVD-RAM. They can also come in a dual layer format, which increases their storage capacity.

This guide shows you have to use, clean and troubleshoot your DVD drive.

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