Welcome to the MacNN Forums.

If this is your first visit, be sure to check out the FAQ by clicking the link above. You may have to register before you can post: click the register link above to proceed. To start viewing messages, select the forum that you want to visit from the selection below.

You are here: MacNN Forums > Software - Troubleshooting and Discussion > Applications > DVD Player - "Skipping Over Damaged Area"

DVD Player - "Skipping Over Damaged Area"
Thread Tools
maxintosh
Mac Elite
Join Date: Oct 1999
Location: New York, NY
Status: Offline
Reply With Quote
Apr 22, 2008, 02:53 PM
 
I get this error. All. The. Time.

Watching DVDs stinks on my MacBook since upgrading to Leopard. I had absolutely no problems before. I don't think I ever saw that message on Tiger, etc. VLC can still play the supposedly "damaged" DVDs. But DVD Player will skip over multiple parts for almost anything I throw at it.

Anyone else experience this?

Leopard's DVD player is truly awful.
     
peeb
Addicted to MacNN
Join Date: Mar 2006
Status: Offline
Reply With Quote
Apr 22, 2008, 03:17 PM
 
I get this too, luckily VLC is great.
     
voodoo
Posting Junkie
Join Date: Mar 2001
Location: Salamanca, EspaƱa
Status: Offline
Reply With Quote
May 29, 2008, 12:28 PM
 
I have had this on some of my DVDs and when I played them in the 10.4 DVD player there were no problems.
I could take Sean Connery in a fight... I could definitely take him.
     
   
Thread Tools
 
Forum Links
Forum Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts
BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Top
Privacy Policy
All times are GMT -4. The time now is 05:53 AM.
All contents of these forums © 1995-2017 MacNN. All rights reserved.
Branding + Design: www.gesamtbild.com
vBulletin v.3.8.8 © 2000-2017, Jelsoft Enterprises Ltd.,