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CD-RW won't work w/blank/burned disk Can burn audio files, can't burn mp3's on same disk and burner. Made sure the IMAPPING CD Burning service is on. 4. For more information about IEEE-1394 (Fire/Wire, i.Link), see "IEEE-1394a (FireWire 400) Ports," Chapter 7, and "Troubleshooting IEEE-1394 Ports and Hubs," Chapter 7. If you're reading this book after your old hard disk has been packed off to the manufacturer for replacement, we can still help. weblink

Help, please and thank you.>> --> Stephen Kroll>> Related Resources Can't Burn to CD-RW Disks Why Can't I burn on CD-RW Discs Can't burn a CD-RW solved CD/DVD Drive can burn This issue is pushing 2 months on this message board alone. I can't delete and reinstall the DVD driver 'cause there's no DVD drive in my system. Pull your finger out Microsoft. https://forums.techguy.org/threads/winxp-cdrw-software-is-worthless.95309/

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Now after the FIX It open the disc. http://forums.techguy.org/hardware/518714-solved-cd-dvd-drive-not.html Reply ash says: May 19, 2009 at 5:16 pm forrest4trees thats pretty much the same fix as the one outlined at the top of this thread. No other computer hardware book has ever dared tackle this enormous topic - until now! The SP2 update screwed EVERYONE.

  1. For novices it has Nero SmartStart, whicha child can use (What do you want to do?
  2. Log In or Register to post comments Dulce (not verified) on Nov 23, 2003 Do I need to use windows media player to burn music in to an audio cd or
  3. I think the problem was associated with me removing iTunes.
  4. That ‘FIX IT' crap does NOT work if the "Upper and Lower" crap is not on your computer.

Ridiculous. In the case of a hard, floppy, or optical drive, this means you must ensure that your PC's BIOS can properly identify it. And can a CD Writer which came bundled with software such as DirectCD be retrained to do non-packet-type writing? Cd-r Not Reading Nero it will be!."t.cruise" wrote in message news:[email protected]> If you are using the native Windows XP CD writing, it only does CDRs.

Which software to use is a matter of taste>and function. Tried re-install, uninstalling etc etc., but found the answer above, just needs a little patience. 1) shutdown pc and disconnected power cable to CD/DVD drive and booted up PC. 2) ran TY Bob!"Bob Knowlden" wrote:> It sounds like you had packet-writing software installed, like DirectCD (now > called Drag-to-Disc) from Roxio. http://www.tomshardware.com/forum/160266-45-having-problem If that happens to be your collection of MP3 or WMA CD rips, it's going to be very quiet at your home or office until you get that hard disk back

Reply Dave says: April 8, 2009 at 12:18 pm Perchance did any of you uninstall windows live one care? What Windows Utility Is Used To Create A System Image this may or may not work depending on your specific situation, but here are some suggestions: if you've had roxio or other third party software previously installed, either un-install it or They both show up in BIOS, but the DVD only shows up every other bootup of XP Pro (SP 3). cd-rom having trouble loading up solved CD Rom drive problem My external disk drive works on my laptop(windows 7)But it won't recognize any cd-rs and that's what I bought it for.All

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Reply Evelyn Martiens says: April 30, 2009 at 1:28 am Thanks my dear for fixing my problem. http://www.quepublishing.com/articles/article.aspx?p=418013&seqNum=11 Drive has disappeared before, then reappeared only to vanish again. Please Insert A Writable Disc Into Drive D please help Reply serge gracovetsky says: March 25, 2009 at 11:20 pm Same problem as everyone else. If A User Needs To Download A Record He Or She Cant Click Download And Save The Image Files To Cd Log In or Register to post comments Anonymous User (not verified) on Sep 3, 2005 okay Log In or Register to post comments helen (not verified) on Feb 9, 2004 Very

Reply CS says: April 16, 2009 at 8:20 am I also have the problem with XP Pro SP3 and all patches/updates from MS. http://upxpress.net/how-to/wrong-winxp-in-my-computer.php Do not install the old Adaptec (I assume) CDRW or any CDRW software that is not written to run in XP. Maybe I'm one of the next ones. Windows IT Pro Guest Blogs Veeam All Sponsored Blogs Advertisement Join the Conversation Get answers to questions, share tips, and engage with the IT professional community at myITforum. How To Make A Cd Writable

http://www.nero.com/en/index.html Brooks, Sep 12, 2002 #2 itsmeitsmeitsme Joined: Apr 29, 2002 Messages: 789 I second what Brooks said..........I've had nero awhile and it has worked well for me..... Commercial, blank, etc. It is not listed in the device manager. check over here Loading...

Log In or Register to post comments Anonymous User (not verified) on Oct 27, 2004 Why is it that with every "how to" out there all you get is the complete Cd Is Full But Shows Empty Can you help please!! Note I mentioned you can erase the CDRW - but you>> have to erase the entire thing, NOT selected individual files.>>For me, the main reason for using a CD-RW is to

This is really annoying.

how do i get my drive back? However, after I installed HP Photosmart C7280, the HP software over wapped the Toshiba CD icon, now it shows as HP CD Drive short cut. Can't install or read any discs since the drive is not recognized at all. How To Erase A Non Rewritable Cd The drive appears in my computer and my other DVD reader works OK.

Or click Start Search. General Optical Drive Problems 683 I can't erase, format, or save files to a removable-media disk (LS-120/240 SuperDisk, Zip Disk, Jaz, Orb, or others). I have a Dell Latitude D400 running Windows XP and a PD01S CD/DVD ROM. http://upxpress.net/how-to/winxp-how-to-share-with-password.php In October '08, I purchased an RCA Opal MP3 and connected it to USB port.

My computer has regualar CD-Rom drive and CD-RW drive. You would have touse third party CDR/CD-RW writing software. I use home edit/SP3. HELP Log In or Register to post comments Anonymous User (not verified) on Aug 17, 2005 Here is a link to all the information you should need to troubleshoot CD burning

Now it works fine! 🙂 Reply Jacques Hoffen says: June 11, 2009 at 6:33 pm Thank you very very much for the help of this page. But it did not actually answer my question. One clunky solution we devised uses our network to transfer files from my machine to hers for burning. I may try to recover the operating system from the recovery partition of the HDD… I think the registry got hammered by the Roxio software… Anyone tried this yet?

If it not one problem with Microsoft products there always is another. Reply Foxie says: May 30, 2009 at 2:35 pm This solution functioned very well at several of my customers (also for Vista).