>>> Tried the DVD on my desktop PC, and was not able to auto-start. From
>>> directory, then saw files on the disc, yet no content.
>>> Turned off PC, and re-started. Then disc not accessible format message.
>>> Tried on my portable PC, and all is well.
>>> Both machines are running Win XP Pro.
>> Any idea what could be the reason?
> I had trouble using the macbook internal drive under XP Vmware. It in fact forced a VMware XP power down - haven't seen that before.
> Under Mac, the disk is not mounted and only a re-start of the machine ejects it. It is not listed under Finder. Usually Windows formatted CDs/DVDs mount fine under OS X and are readable.
> It auto-starts with a `USB external drive under XP vmware, and it works in Firefox.
The DVD worked under Windows XP on a laptop and, looking better, on a MAC (Mac OS X v 10.6.8)