Article ID: 927131 - View products that this article applies to.
When you format a DVD on a Windows Vista-based computer, you may be unable to record streaming video such as Live TV to the DVD by using a consumer electronics DVD recorder. The problem occurs when you use any format of DVD recordable discs including DVD+/-R or DVD+/-RW.
This problem occurs because the version of the Universal Disk Format (UDF) that Windows Vista uses does not support Real-Time files.
Microsoft has confirmed that this is a problem in the Microsoft products that are listed in the "Applies to" section.
Article ID: 927131 - Last Review: March 15, 2007 - Revision: 2.4