What brand of DVD/CD should I purchase for my VCD5202?

Issue

What brand of DVD/CD should I purchase for my VCD5202?

Product Line

Pelco Video Management

Environment

  • Endura VCD5202
  • DVD/CD

Cause

Compatible media is required to export files without issues.

Resolution

VCD5202 DVD-RW DRIVE

The DVD-RW drive used in the VCD5202 does not support all brands of DVD/CD. Unsupported media will appear to be working properly, however, a popup message will indicate that
the drive has failed to prepare the disc once reaching 100%.

Pelco has tested a limited amount of media. Below is a list of media and their compatibility with the drive.
 

COMPATIBLE MEDIA
CD-RW

Memorex

CD-R
Memorex

DVD-R
Sony

DVD-RW
Maxell

DVD Dual Layer (DL)
Sony

INCOMPATIBLE MEDIA
DVD+RW
Staples
Office Depot

DVD-RW
Sony