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Re: DVD skipping

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"JethroUK©" <(E-Mail Removed)> wrote in message
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> i just bought my first dvd player and took it back because it was skipping
> (very slightly - dropping back one frame, but fairly frequently)
> bought a different model and that one skipped too?
> i tried each on 3 different disks (one of them was brand spanking new

> LOTR 2)
> is this commonplace on a new dvd? is it likely to go away?
> am i doing something wrong?
> can i do anything about it?
> was wondering whether, because they are brand new players they may need a
> week to climatise (maybe it's just condensation)
> obviously i'd like to have a dvd player, so i'm reluctant to take the 2nd
> one back - but not if they skip
> Sounds like you bought one of the newer, cheap, throw-aways.

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