ok guys, I am new here and this is my first Post, I have had a look round the forums and found a few answers which come close to my problem but not a compleat solution, So if there are any DVD back Up Gurus who could help me out I would be most Greatfull. Software being Used - DVD Shrink 3.1 Nero 6 System Specs AMD XP1800 1 Gig PC 133 Memmory Gigabyte GX7ZE Mobo Lite on LDW-851s DVD RW Maxtor 6Y120P0 Hard Drive (8 MB Cache 7200 RPM 120 GIG) Samsung SV2042H 1(5400 RPM 19 GIG) Windows XP Pro with Service Pack 1 DVD Player - ALBA DVD45 Problem - In the past I have been able to back up any film that I have tried first time everytime and had perfect copies, No Jumps, pixilation or artifacts, Full Menus extras all Subtitles Etc. Recently My player has been giving me the Error Incorrect Disk Format, if on the rare occaions the disk plays, then within a couple of minuets the film jumps, freezes and I get artifacts. I have tried buring at 2x, 4x, UDF mode, with DVD shrink, With Nero, I have now wasted aproxamatly 10 Blank DVDs, and am getting to the end of my teather, I have tried a clean instalation of XP pro, with just Nero, and Shrink, Still the problem persists. During the encoding and burning process the computer is untouched and disconnected from the internet. I havent changed my media, I have allways used Ritek Printable Media Any Body Help before my Pc goes through the window?