Printing on a dvd disc

  boysie 20:33 24 Jul 05

I hope this doesn't sound like a stupid question! but I bought some plain blank dvd discs to transfer files on to, which side up do i put a disc in my computer? only both sides look the same!!


  spuds 20:40 24 Jul 05

Very shiny side face down.

  goonerbill © ® 21:02 24 Jul 05

what brand of disks have you bought. spuds advice is not 100% true. some makes of dvd r/rw disks, the very shiny side is the top, not the write side.

  Pooke 21:06 24 Jul 05

The side that goes down usually is a purple-ish colour (the dye).

  goonerbill © ® 21:07 24 Jul 05

should have said (doh) just put the disk in, if its the correct way up a dialoge box will open (in winxp, other versions of windows i'm not sure) if disk is upside down nothing will happen.

This thread is now locked and can not be replied to.

Best phone camera 2016/2017: Galaxy S7 vs iPhone 7 vs Google Pixel vs HTC 10 Evo vs OnePlus 3T vs…

1995-2015: How technology has changed the world in 20 years

These are the Best Christmas Ads and Studio Projects of 2016

Super Mario Run preview | Hands-on first impressions of Super Mario Run: Mario's iPhone & iPad…