Re: DVD balance problems

Lisa Kwan (
Thu, 29 Mar 2001 17:28:54 -0800 (PST)

Yes, my Library has done the same thing and has faced the same problem. We then
finally give up and only attach ordinary tattle tape on the container. We are
still awaiting the 3M DVD security tape - a small ring attaching to the center of
the disc. We have tried the sample but worried that it can be easily taken off by

Lisa Kwan
Media Services Librarian
Pao Yue-kong Library
The Hong Kong Polytechnic University

Mark Richie wrote:

> No, we put library ownership stickers on them. I had given the balance
> issue some thought, but it has never created a problem in either set top
> or DVD drives in a PC. M. Richie
> Jaeschke, Myles wrote:
> >
> > Hi all,
> > I have a question for those of you with DVD in your collections. We
> > recently placed cd security strips (tattle tape) on our single sided DVDs.
> > Since doing this I have had 3 complaints that that the DVDs will not play
> > properly. Yet, when I play them on my own machine I have no problems. Have
> > any of you out there had complaints about DVDs not playing due to the
> > security strips being applied?
> >
> > Best Regards,
> > Myles Jaeschke
> > Tulsa City-County Library
> > Film Librarian