I have a Compaq Presario SR5710Y with AMD Athalon x2 4450e dual core processors, 3gb memory and 350gb hard drive. My CD-DVD burner is (this is what it says in device manager)
ATAPI DVD A DH16A6L-C SCSI cd rom device.
I have been burning my dvds with convert x to dvd with no problems up until this . Every time I go to burn a DVD it will convert but when it burns it is taking so long (I usually burn at 6x) I did a speed test and it said it was burning at .05%. It would probably take 5 hours to burn a normal movie,Anyone know why this may be happening? Thanks in advance
I recommend downloading and running Reimage. It's a computer repair tool that has been proven to identify and fix many Windows problems with a high level of success.
I've used it in the past to identify and fix everything from blue screens (BSOD's), ActiveX errors, corrupt files and processes, dll/exe/sys errors, recover lost memory, Windows update problems, defragging, malware removal etc.
You can download it direct from this link http://downloadreimage.com/directdownload.php. (This link will automatically start a download of Reimage that you can save to your computer.)
If you are converting to a format readable by a dvd player they burner will burn very slowly depending on the source file. Now does you cpu max out when burning?http://www.techspot.com/community/topics/my-dvd-burner-has-slowed-was-burning-at-6x-now-burning-at-05.125659/
A friend of mine says DVD's can be burned on a CD burner "if it is done right". What does she mean and how can this be done?
Thanks for advice.
Check out the link below. You will find almost everything you need to know. I will tell you that unless you have a computer with a cpu that runs over 1 gig the process is very slow. I live with my daughter and 3 grandkids so I copy the original so the kids don't ruin it. I would much rather than ruin the copy
I have bought new Gigabyte GA-EP -UD P and Samsung DVD burner IDE interface It is only one DVD is SP3 burning not burner in XP IDE devide in the system I can read CDs or DVDs but cannot burn any at any speed I checked my old samsung as well which is working fine with DVD burner is not burning in XP SP3 my another ASROCK DVD burner is not burning in XP SP3 mobo but it is giving the same error I updated burner Firmware buy it did not help Do I need to go with SATA burner or the is another way to fix the issue I put it automatic IMAPI in services - apply--then reboot But still the same problem error in NERO reset occurred invalid write state TSST corp Could not perform End Track burn process failed at x I did more tests I can read boot folder on CD I burned there are kB was recorded but no files are recorded that I mentioned in NERO Is it Windows problem it is recording GHOST under MS-DOS Please your ideas Thanks beforehand Tongue Tied
Have you tried updating Nero;
I searched the forums for a while and couldn't find a solution for my problem, so I figured it was time to register and ask for myself... Anyway:
I have an older HP Pavillion a1250n with an HP DVD Writer 740b drive.
The drive itself can read CD-ROM and Audio CD's, but cannot seem to read DVDs or write anything at all.
I have tried a few things to far to solve the problem to no avail:
Reinstalled Roxio burning software
Upgraded to Roxio Creator 2011
Updated drive firmware
Ran Microsoft MATS_Run.DVD. (This program told me that this device is not capable of writing, but I have used it many times in the past.)
I appreciate any suggestions you guys have. Thanks!
Also, the second DVD read only drive that I have on the machine reads DVDs just fine.
I have bought new Gigabyte GA-EP -UD P and Samsung DVD burner IDE interface It is only one IDE devide in the system I can read CDs or DVDs but burning not XP in burner is SP3 DVD cannot burn any at DVD burner is not burning in XP SP3 any speed DVD burner is not burning in XP SP3 I checked my old samsung as well which is working fine with my another ASROCK mobo but it is giving the same error I updated burner Firmware buy it did not help Do I need to go with SATA burner or the is another way to fix the issue I put it automatic IMAPI in services - apply--then reboot But still the same problem error reset occurred invalid write state TSST corp Could not perform End Track burn process failed at x I did more tests I can read boot folder on CD I burned there are kB was recorded but no files are recorded that I mentioned in NERO Is it Windows problem it is recording GHOST under MS-DOS Please your ideas Thanks beforehand nbsphttps://forums.techguy.org/threads/dvd-burner-is-not-burning-in-xp-sp3.779615/
My Sony CRX210E1 CD Burner acts like it is burning a disk normally but nothing gets burned on the disk. I tried using Nero version 5.0 and I also tried B's Recorder Gold version 3.33 The result was the same with both. I tried uninstalling both and installing them one at a time, still neither worked. I uninstalled them both and cleaned the registry before installing them. I tried removing the CD from device manager and letting windows reinstall it.
I have Windows 98 SE Cyrix M II 366 256 RAM
It does sound like you are using simulate rather than actual recording
I have not posted here for a good while but have come back here simply because this is the best forum for computer problems I have tried a few others but here is best so am back with yet another bank of problems so here goes First problem is basically my Optiarc multi dvd recorder is not working it plays discs no problem but I not ? burning burner DVD cannot burn information onto a disc Now I was trying to burn my music collection onto a DVD using windows media player everything went ok the burn completed but the problems started when the disc would not eject I closed the media player and opened computer in the start panel then tried to view the properties of the dvd All I got was the wobbly wheel computer doing something symbol which hung around for ages interspersed DVD burner not burning ? with a CD DVD burner not burning ? disc symbol nothing DVD burner not burning ? else could be done whilst this was going on The DVD in the drive was clattering and clunking as if the read head was moving back and forth hunting After a minute or so of this a window came up to say there was no disc in the burner and the pane that came up was the format disc window So I have scanned for spyware viruses etc no problems there so it something else has anyone any ideas as I am due to do my back up and need the drive not to mention backing up photos music and other data Oh I checked the driver for the dvd recorder it is according to the properties current nbsp
I heard from a friend that there is a possible way to burn CDs without paying about $100+ for a CD burner. I've found programs over CNet about it, but all they do is give me popups. Is there a working program that does this? Thanks.
Sorry you do need a burner to burn cd disks. Disks are burnt with a lazer beam. Anyone trying to sell you something that they claim will do it is running a scam. You can get a burner for a lot less than $100. I don't know where you are located but if you are in the US check the link below. They have burners from $30 up.
I ve tried multiple types and it will not write burner DVD not burning to anything Up until about a couple weeks ago I had no problem at all I was using Nero before it started acting up I unistalled it and downloaded Roxio and now I m back to Nero again Here is the error DVD burner not burning log C - - E -MAAX- - - Windows XP IA WinAspi - NT-SPTI used Nero Version Internal Version Nero Express Recorder lt BENQ DVD DD DW gt Version B W - HA TA - Adapter driver lt IDE gt HA Drive buffer kB Bus Type default - gt ATAPI detected CD-ROM lt Generic DVD-ROM gt Version - HA TA - Adapter driver lt SCSI gt HA Scsi-Device-Map DiskPeripheral WDC WD EB- DJF atapi Port ID DMA On CdRomPeripheral BENQ DVD DD DW atapi Port ID DMA On CdRomPeripheral Generic DVD-ROM d prt Port ID DMA Off CDRom-Device-Map BENQ DVD DD DW E CdRom Generic DVD-ROM G CdRom AutoRun Excluded drive IDs WriteBufferSize Byte BUFE Physical memory MB kB Free physical memory MB kB Memory in use Uncached PFiles x Use Inquiry Global Bus Type default Check supported media Disabled ISO compilation PM Text File SCSIPTICommands cpp Line LockMCN - completed sucessfully for IOCTL STORAGE MCN CONTROL PM Text File Isodoc cpp Line Iso document burn settings ------------------------------------------ Determine maximum speed FALSE Simulate FALSE Write TRUE Finalize CD FALSE Multisession TRUE Multisession type Start multisession Burning mode DAO Mode ISO Level Max of char Character set ISO Joliet TRUE Allow pathdepth more than directories TRUE Allow more than characters in path TRUE Write ISO file extensions TRUE PM ISO GEN - File Geniso cpp Line First writeable address x PM Text File Burncd cpp Line Turn on Disc-At-Once using DVD media PM Text File DlgWaitCD cpp Line Last possible write address on media MB Last address to be written MB PM Text File DlgWaitCD cpp Line Write in overburning mode NO enabled CD DVD PM Text File DlgWaitCD cpp Line Recorder BENQ DVD DD DW Media type DVD-R Disc Manufacturer CMC MA - G AE Disc Application Code Disc Physical Code PM Text File DlgWaitCD cpp Line gt gt gt Protocol of DlgWaitCD activities lt lt lt PM Text File ThreadedTransferInterface cpp Line Setup items after recorder preparation TRM DATA MODE indices index not provided original disc pos relocatable disc pos for caching writing not required required - gt TRM DATA MODE config wanted index blocks length blocks E BENQ DVD DD DW -------------------------------------------------------------- PM Text File ThreadedTransferInterface cpp Line Prepare E BENQ DVD DD DW for write in CUE-sheet-DAO DAO infos MCN quot quot TOCType x Session Closed disc fixated Tracks to Idx Idx Next Trk TRM DATA MODE x FilePos ISRC quot quot DAO layout Start Track Idx CtrlAdr Size NWA RecDep lead-in x x x x x x lead-out x x PM Text File SCSIPTICommands cpp Line SPTILockVolume - completed successfully for FSCTL LOCK VOLUME PM Text File Burncd cpp Line Caching options cache CDRom or Network-Yes small files-Yes lt KB PM Phase File dlgbrnst cpp Line Caching of files started PM Text File Burncd cpp Line Cache writing successful PM Phase File dlgbrnst cpp Line Caching of files completed PM Phase File dlgbrnst cpp Line Burn process started at x KB s PM Text File ThreadedTransferInterface cpp Line Verifying disc position of item relocatable disc pos no patch infos orig at write at PM Text File DVDR cpp Line Recording mode Sequential Recording Mode for Multisession PM Text File DVDR cpp Line Start write address at LBA DVD high compatibility mode No PM Text File Cdrdrv cpp Line ---- Disc Structure Physical Format Information h ---- Media Type Layer Address h AGID Length Book Type DVD-R Part Version x Extended Part Version Disc Size mm Maximum Rate lt not specified gt F h Number of Layers Track Path Parallel Track Path PTP Layer Type recordable Linear Density um bit Track Density um track Starting Physical Sector Number of Data Area h DVD-ROM DVD-R -RW DVD R RW End Sector Number in Layer h LBN FFFD h MB Data in Burst Cutting Area BCA does n... Read more
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Hi, I have a hp pavilliondv5000 with windows XP. Out of nowhere, my cd/dvd drive stopped working. I wrote for help on the site and received it- now I can play cd's, dvd's and load programs, but my cd burning applications do not recognize the drive. Both itunes and sonic say there is no disk drive. I have reinstalled both programs as well as the cd drive- I dont know what else to do- thanks for your help!
There is a possibility the aspi layer is not installed properly.The aspi layer helps software read the drives hard and optical.In the download there is a aspi check file as well as the aspi drivers you can use this to check if your current installation is good. http://www.afterdawn.com/software/cdr_software/cdr_tools/aspi.cfm
Hi There I am having an issue with my DVD Burner It used to work fine I was able to burn DVDs Using Roxio I fixed an issue related to AVI files by installing a program called K-Lite Codec Pack During the installation I was asked to approve some erroneous registry entries that existed Since then I have had issues with the DVD Burner HL-DT-ST DVDRAM GSA- B The drive doesn t show up in as a valid DVD Burning!! not Burner letter on my list of drives When I go to the device manager it has a yellow next to it Code What I have tried so far Un-uinstalled and re-installed the device driver Followed instructions on Microsoft com to Manual steps to delete the UpperFilters and LowerFilters registry values that can cause CD access problems http support microsoft com default aspx scid kb en-us At that point DVD Burner not Burning!! I could see the drive and the exclamation mark in the device manager was gone however I could not burn any DVDs it didn t recognize it as a burner So I un-installed and re-installed roxio and now I DVD Burner not Burning!! am back to where I was at the start Code My System Pentium Ghz Windows XP Home Edition Version Service Pack Any help would be greatly appreciated Awni nbsp
I recently had a problem where my cd burner would not burn after completing 5% (using nero) , after much mucking about i bit the bullet and bought a new writer (lite- on), problem fixed, it was great, i emphasis the word 'was', it is now doing the exact same thing, burning until it reaches 5% and then just waiting for around 15minutes before delivering a lovely 'failed ' message.
Eek. That's bad . When that happened to me, it turned out my cd drive had died, and I had to send it in to get it fixed!
Your cd drive may very well be dieing. Hopefully, it may just be that the lens on the cd drive needs cleaning. If you are not under warrenty, you mght try that. Otherwise, I don't know what to tell you. It stinks, I know!
Recently, it has come to my attention that my computers CD burner is no longer functioning. The other day I was trying to burn some pictures to give to a friend, and it would go through the process, but then at the end it would say that there had been a problem, and the program needed to close. The result is a ruined CD-R, and no files burned anywhere.
This is beginning to become a problem, as I used to use it to regularly back up word onto CD-RW's and would like to do so again.
This problem persists as well on burning music, or anything for that matter, and I'm out of ideas.
Please, if anyone knows anything about this, tell me, and I'll get you whatever statistics, logs, or anything needed to diagnose this.
Each time I try to burn a DVD I always get an error. My DVD burner is capable of burning CD's onto CD-R's but whenever I put a DVD-R in to burn I keep on getting an error.
I have tried several DVR+R and DVD-R but I am still having a problem burning DVD's.
Recently I turned on my Dell ancient Windows SE It gets above Kb sec download speed Got to keep it humming This morning I get an error message not being able to write to the C Drive Press any Key to continue I had to do this a few times I then powered down and Burner burning not booted back up This never happened before I noticed a day later that the black boot up screen was missing some of the brief DOS style info This has always been its start up configuration Anyway I ve made improvements over the years and know that this was not the only thing that would probably Burner not burning change Surprise My CDROM LG CD-RW CED- B won t burn correctly Here is the other shoe It seems to go through the burning process with no Burner not burning results No error messages No sign of a problem It still plays CD s It still reads data files I tried burning with Window Media and Winamp Nothing I reinstalled Roxio plat Software updated from site Nothing The strange thing is the disk that is burned is formatted for the amount of space needed for the amount of information to be burned but without the actual information What Sounds strange I bought a new CompUSA internal drive CD-RW x and installed it It wouldn t read any disks So I put back in the old one If it can read disks why won t it write Does this sound like a hardware or software problem nbsp
Is there a burner for burning my PowerPoint slides to DVD?
alternative solution is to convert powerpoint to video with VideoPPT
& burn video to DVD-player with Nero
My sister's CD burner in the Dell Lattitude D620 is not working right. It's been constantly burning 'coasters' out of CD-Rs. The Dell website doesn't have any drivers for the CD burner. Can anyone help?
I have a LG DVD rom/ CD burner 48-24-48 model GCC 4480B.
(My other specs are in my sig.)
It is supposed to burn CDS at 48X speed, but all I'm getting is around 16X speed.
I'm using Nero Burning Software, and I set it at 48X, but it takes 4-5 minutes to burn a CD.
I tried another burning app, I think it was Roxio platinum 5, and that's when I saw the actual speed was 16x.
How can I get all 48x out of it?
Hi,,,,, Just wondering if i am using cheep CD players and DVDrw . Every few months i have to buy new ones. Don’t think I do a lot of burning but I do play a lot of games. do i need to buy better CD/DVDrw.... Thanks for your time DOJ
hello, my pacific digital dual format 4x dvd burner has stopped recognizing and/or burning cd's. it still works fine when viewing or burning dvd's however.
the drive is recognized by the computer, but if i put any type of cd in there it appears as if the drive has no disc in it.
do these units have two separate lasers? is it possible that the one dedicated to cd's has gone bad, or is there only one to run both fuctions?
i have run mcafee to check for a virus and i have tried a restore point from when it was working. neither helped.
any ideas out there? i would appreciate it.
Send it back for warranty repair. I've seen several of these units go bad, including one of mine.
I dunno when it started really but my DVD burner LITE-ON DVD Burner has been burning burning blanks I am currently using NERO to burn my files I dont know why but when I burn it consumes a lot of memory to the point where when i play music it stutters and i cant watch movie coz My blanks, is burner DVD burning help my screen jumps ur like watching a stop motion movie well the main problem is that my burner wont burn pls if anyone has this problem and My DVD burner is burning blanks, help had a remedy for it pls tell me or i will have no choice but to buy a new one which costs me sigh Hope you guys can help me out Tnks a lot in advance and have a nice day PS The dvd-r that im burning when i put it back in the dvd rom it says it us blank but i had just burned files on to it and it took mins to burn it tsk tsk tsk how many time did i use the word BURN in this post lol UPDATE I tried to use the dvd-r s that i burned before and burn some stuff on it again but it says its not empty and that i can delete it burn new stuff on it The burning speed is weird though it only allows me to burn at x My DVD burner is burning blanks, help speed well be trying another software to burn ill post the update if its successful or not INFO Im using DVD-R disc s and not DVD-RW in case u were wondering nbsp
You sure that Nero isnt using the image recorder. top tabs "recorder" > "choose recorder", as opposed to the actual DVD burner.?
I m hoping someone can lend a hand I ve been on the phone with HP technical support for two days and to no avail Any assistance would be greatly appreciated I recently purchased a new system that runs Windows Vista Ultimate x The system came standard with several burning programs including a full Roxio suite and Windows DVD Maker The programs that came with the computer Burning Software Some Can't Burner See have no trouble burning CDs and Some Burning Software Can't See Burner DVDs Any program I install however can t seem to understand that there is a burner For example I installed iTunes When I Some Burning Software Can't See Burner insert a blank CD DVD iTunes lets me know of a few options I have including a description on how to burn a playlist When I try to burn a playlist however it tells me that quot disc burner or software not found quot When I run the the burner diagnostics in iTunes the diagnostic stops prematurely and reads as follows Failed while scanning for CD DVD drives error Error while opening iTunes CD driver This could be caused by a corrupted iTunes file or a conflict with other older CD burning applications either currently installed or previously installed and uninstalled incorrectly Another program I use though older is Sony s DVD Architect Studio When I go to burn a DVD creation the application can t even Some Burning Software Can't See Burner see that a DVD burner is present Here are the things I have tried so far Reinstalling impacted software iTunes DVD Architect etc Uninstalling and reinstalling DVD burner drivers Removing iTunes completely an HP tech found a post that said iTunes would make the optical drives in HP systems unstable That didn t help and I m running not Clearing the upper and lower filter in the registry editor per the aforementioned post found by the HP tech Deleted other burning applications Completely wiped the computer and started from scratch with a full System Recovery HP is now claiming that perhaps there is something wrong with my computer s ability to do a System Recovery and that I should purchase their physical recovery disks I don t buy that claim nor am I going to buy their recovery disks It seems to me more like something on the computer is preventing new software from recognizing that I do have a burner Anyone got a clue Like I said I d sure appreciate any assistance nbsphttps://forums.techguy.org/threads/some-burning-software-cant-see-burner.587074/
Hi there! I can burn small avi movies on a CD burner. It encodes it to VCD rather easily, but I can't do it on my DVD burner. Save them, yes, but burn them so I can watch it on a DVD player,no. Any help? [Am using Nero] Also, some movies freeze up even after loading a ton of codecs.
I had this computer for over 5 months now and recently the dvd burner stopped burning. The program I use to burn is called Convertxtodvd and in its log it says that the drive is in pio mode. Now I go to the device manager to change it back to dma but the ide ata/atapi tab is missing(i dont remember if it was there in the first place ). The drive is connected by sata and im clueless on what to do. Please help Thanks.
I will soon be buying my first DVD burner.http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.asp?Item=N82E16827152055
one of the things i plan on doing with it is making copies of some of my collection to be played on a normal TV DVD player (as well as my portable one). I understand i need software for this and was wondering what some of the more recommended ones are. And if there are any free ones that are worth it (other than free trials). I would prefer one that also burns CDs (im not sure if they all do or not) and works will all formats. My biggest concern though, is that whatever i burn will play on a TV DVD player.
P.S. If anyone has any feedback on my burner that would be helpful (for or against), it too would be appreciated.
I searched for this topic and there was none this specific.
I am burning video, audio, and picture files into CD-R, but all i am getting is errors stating: "This CD may no longer be usable..." I don't agree with that statement at all considering all other, similar, files were somehow burned onto a CD-R but this one is not working. I don't understand why.
I thought it might be one cd, so i switched to a different one, and same problem. I have tried at least 10+ cd trying to burn files but it's not working and i am getting same error message. I even tried burning different files from different folder (vids, photos, and audio files) and it worked, but not this one.
Can someone please help me? I am just so frustrated right now and i don't know what to do.
This sounds like a hardware issue. Have you tried going to the CD drive manufacturers website to see if there's a firmware update? If there is one, install it. If not, you might need to replace the drive. I had one doing similar stuff a while back and ended up replacing it. CD/DVD burners are cheap these days. Being this close to Christmas, you can probably get a steal of a deal.http://www.techsupportforum.com/forums/f10/cd-burner-not-burning-files-536656.html
Well before I go into details I know most of the people on here will want to know the DVD burner info and etc DVD Burner - Samsung Writemaster TSSTcorpCD DVDW TS-H U Burning Software - Roxio Media Creator DVDs - nexXTECH GB x Now to the story and problem I will begin in the Data CD creator which I have already selected what items I want burned and = No + Burner DVD Roxio Burning? am ready to burn The disc is set to GB DVD and fits with plenty of room to spare I click burn on the organizer screen and then select which drives to burn to Thinking all is well I click the DVD burning drive insert a DVD R into the drive make sure its clean empty and then setting the speed accordingly The setup looks Roxio + DVD Burner = No Burning? exactly like this All preped and ready I press the Burn button The problem begins here The DVD is ejected from the drive and a new box appears It looks as follows It says I may only insert a CD if it Roxio + DVD Burner = No Burning? is a CD-R RW CD R RW when really it is a DVD burning drive Additionally it says I can write at speeds of x when in reallity it can only write at speeds of x I can t burn to a DVD because of this and it ejected the DVD My first responce was to change DVDs and push the tray back in Which gave me this screen All looks well and in place Untill I press the Continue Burning button which brings up the problem and ejects the DVD once more I am unable to burn my DVDs and I believe my Hard drive on my other computer will be giving out soon I need urgent help nbsp
I want to burn jpg images (and mp3 files) to see and hear on a dvd player which says it plays those. What is a good burner to buy to do this?
To view pictures on your dvd player you need to burn a VCD (video cd);
then you can flip through pictures on your dvd player like a slideshow.
To listen to music through dvd player: create an audio cd or a mp3 cd - your dvd player will be able to play these.
Nero will be able to create all of these for you.
you need a cd or dvd burner on your pc of course; just about any cd or dvd burner can make audio / VCD cds.
Sometimes I receive an dialog box that reads "Cannot find burner on this computer". Sometimes it goes through the complete burning process, but when I listen to the burned CD, only 3 songs were burned. Sometimes It Burns 6 songs and that is all, it's a different amount of songs all the time. The Burner is in my computer and I have had the Computer for 2 years now, and have successfully burned about 25 cd's until now. I have an E machine with Window's XP. Do I need to have a new Burner installed? or Do I just need to do a system restore of something like that. Thank you.
Good Morning cookieman, music files off the net often contain nasty surprises, before you get too involved in other things try this routine.
Visit the smartcop site and obtain their free A/V http://www.s-cop.com/free-scanner.html
Create a folder C:\Smartcop on your drive and download and unpack the file there.
Disable your present monitoring A/V, (usually rightclicking the icon near the clock will allow disableing it) then run the smartcop by doubleclicking it's black icon. (It may be easier to place a shortcut on your desktop)
Ensure you note any problems and particulars detected by the smartcop scan, most will be in temp files so can be deleted.
After completing this scan re-run it again except this time ensure the normal A/V is in monitor mode and set deepest. (if it has any settings ability)
The smartcop scan appears to make viral things visible to the monitor so it produces "hits" as well usually.
Running these programs in "safemode" also usually produces more "hits".
If your machine has been affected it is likely you will be unable to address some viral detections.
Let us know how you go.
I have seen previous problems like yours involving this kind of problem.
Worth a try..
Others will have different ideas.
Recently i've had a problem with my sony dvd rw drive. a few days ago it was working fine. I've burnt multiple movies with this burner and software but, then one day all of the sudden, BAM...i try to burn a movie and an error comes up ten minutes later. regular music cd's and mp3's burn fine still but i can't for the life of me figure out what the problem is. Also, when i open up the "my computer"window, it says that i only have a cd-rom drive when i pop a blank dvd into the tray. Please help me out with this.
So i am working on burning some pictures and my Drive keeps coming up with
E:/ is not accessible.
I do have a CD DVD burner, I bought it from Newegg about a year and a half ago..
I have been searching the forum and have found answers to this question, but none of them have worked...
any trouble shooting things that anyone can help with??? this is really getting annoying...
ps, it burns CD's fine.. I just burned a mp3 CD earlier today from iTunes.... i just cant the get the pictures to burn..
Replace the burner
I have been having an issue with burning dvd's for the past 2 months. It will get to about 99% and it will start finalizing and then give me an error saying it be burned because an error has occurred. Please make sure the burner is connected or try using another blank disc. I have tried several different dvd's with same result.
What software is being used? What disc format are you burning? What disc type are you using?
Getting that far into the burn process, I'd suspect the media or the drive is faulty.
I have an Asus DRW-1608P2 DVD-RW.
When I erase a DVD, it doesn't stop burning at all, even so the DVD is after 17 minutes earased. I can't stop the process with the taskmanager. Even I stopped the task, the DVD-RW light is still burning and I can't open the drive. I have to reboot.
When I burn a DVD it finishes "successfully" after 67 minutes! But when I abort the process after the regulary time of about 17 minutes nero shows me that at that time about 30% finished but on the DVD is already 100% copied.
First I thought it might be a technical problem with the rewriter, so I checked it at my second computer but it worked fine there.
PT 4 630 3.0GHz
Seagate HDD 80 GB
Windows XP Pro SP2
So I just tried to burn a DVD using CloneDVD. I have burned DVD's before using this program on my laptop. I recently built a desktop and am still working out some kinks. So I put in the movie, it said it was writing to computer. I then put in the blank DVD, it said it was burning. I take it out and put it in my laptop, and it says there are no files on the DVD. How come my LiteOn burner is not working?
Hi guys, i have a lite-on 16x dd burner and most the time it takes mabey 5 min to burn a dvd, well all of a sudden it takes like 3 hours, i useually burn lower then 16x, mostly 12x or 8x well it shows effective burn is 12x but it burns at like -1x lol. cant figure out why.
Is this an ide type burner or sata? If ide, have you checked that it has not reverted to PIO mode? Do this in device mgr. Open atapi controllers and check each channel.
I've been having issues with my main desktop computer which My but reads has DVD stopped burning... burner runs Windows Home Premium -bit My DVD burner stopped working a couple of months ago When I say it stopped working I guess I should say that it stopped successfully burning discs It still reads just fine It just won't burn Any discs I My DVD burner reads but has stopped burning... try to create seem to make it to about - before failing and I wind up with a coaster I don't tend to need to burn all that much anymore and my wife and I have been extremely busy around the house so I've put off troubleshooting for a while Skip ahead a couple of months A couple of days ago I decided to swap the drive with a known good My DVD burner reads but has stopped burning... spare that I have Guess what The same results The drive reads just fine but only burns to about - before failing The suspected bad drive works fine in another computer Obviously I have some software driver issue Unfortunately I have no idea what may have changed to cause this Also after two months of installing and uninstalling this and that I really don't think I have any good Restore Point options Before I decide My DVD burner reads but has stopped burning... to reformat and start fresh to fix the problem does anyone have any ideas of any settings or anything that I could look at that may help Thanks in advance to anyone that may have any ideas - Byron Followell
What program are you using to burn?http://www.sevenforums.com/hardware-devices/304457-my-dvd-burner-reads-but-has-stopped-burning.html
Not very tech-savvy. Would like to burn copies of mp3 audio files from my computer onto cds (choir rehearsal recordings). Bought a PRODuplicator. Burned some mp3s onto a CD disc from my computer, then tried to use that as my master in the duplicator. My computer can play the disk, but not my car stereo. I suspect a CD formatting issue?
Tech Support Guy System Info Utility version 220.127.116.11
OS Version: Microsoft® Windows Vista™ Home Premium, Service Pack 2, 32 bit
Processor: Intel(R) Pentium(R) Dual CPU T3400 @ 2.16GHz, x64 Family 6 Model 15 Stepping 13
Processor Count: 2
RAM: 3033 Mb
Graphics Card: Mobile Intel(R) 4 Series Express Chipset Family, 1293 Mb
Hard Drives: C: Total - 137586 MB, Free - 33842 MB; E: Total - 14999 MB, Free - 8702 MB;
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Antivirus: AVG Anti-Virus Free Edition 2012, Updated and Enabled
I just installed Win K Pro on my friend s computer which also burning Slow fast a CD-RW burner... on has a x x LG CD-RW I believe this is a fast and reliable burner His system is a GHz Celeron with M of DDR ram The software Slow burning on a fast CD-RW burner... that is running in the background includes McAffee Virus Scan and Sygate Firewall I installed two CD-RW software packages Roxio Easy CD Creator Slow burning on a fast CD-RW burner... and Nero Burning software Both of these programs did not burn at a very fast speed using x and x I have a x burner on a slower computer with more background processes that burns faster Are there any ideas as to what could be slowing down the burning process My first thought was background processes that were hogging CPU time Could it be the media It is older BASF blank CD-Rs P Slow burning on a fast CD-RW burner... S As extra info the Nero software includes a bar showing the read buffer and this value is usually at during the entire burn process nbsp
My CD DVD burner recently started burning discs that do not play burning burner discs! bunk CD/DVD correctly - and in fact give CD/DVD burner burning bunk discs! quot error quot errors in car stereos - but it thinks it's burning correct CDs I feel the timing of the errors coincided with my purchase of a Westinghouse L NW monitor quot widescreen type and possibly the accompanying nVIDIA driver software Additionally in the past few months - in the time when this started - I was forced to get a new hard drive when my old one pooped out so that's another variable involved But I was able to burn my files off of my old hard drive using an Ubuntu DVD as a temp operating system and I had the current monitor at that time so that gives me some pause and confusion as to what could be causing the problem Here's the detailed rundown of my system Operating System Windows XP Home Edition Service Pack build Dell Computer Corporation Dimension Enclosure Type Mini-Tower Processor gigahertz Intel Pentium kilobyte primary memory cache kilobyte secondary memory cache Main Circuit Board Board Dell Computer Corp W Serial Number CN T C Bus Clock megahertz BIOS Dell Computer Corporation A Megabytes Installed Memory Slot 'CHANNEL A DIMM ' has MB Slot 'CHANNEL B DIMM ' has MB Gigabytes Usable Hard Drive Capacity Gigabytes Hard Drive Free Space AXV CD DVD-ROM SCSI CdRom Device CD-ROM drive HL-DT-ST DVD-ROM GDR B CD-ROM drive TEAC DVD RW DV-W E CD-ROM drive quot format removeable media Floppy drive ST AS Hard drive GB -- drive ST AS Hard drive GB -- drive Controllers Standard floppy disk controller Intel R EB Ultra ATA Storage Controllers - D Intel R EB Ultra ATA Storage Controllers - DB Primary IDE Channel Controller Secondary IDE Channel Controller x Display NVIDIA GeForce FX Display adapter WDE L NW Monitor quot vis August Communications Conexant D K V x DFVc Modem Net Adapter D-Link AirPlus Xtreme G DWL-G Adapter Multimedia Creative SB Audigy WDM Unimodem Half-Duplex Audio Device Other devices OHCI Compliant IEEE Host Controller Standard -Key or Microsoft Natural PS Keyboard PS Compatible Mouse USB Root Hub x All required security hotfixes using the Microsoft Security Bulletin Summary have been installed --------------------------- I'm not sure if this is enough information to get a sense for why I'm having my problems but if not I'm happy to provide what other information might be I'm just confounded by this problem And thanks in advance for any amp all suggestions y'all might have -David
Easy enough to see if the disk burnt - turn it over (recording side) and see if there is a darker area than the normal dye colour spiralling out from the centre of the disk. That will tell you if the DVD burner actually performed a burn. You said they don't play correctly - do they play at all (and on what equipment)?http://www.techsupportforum.com/forums/f10/cd-dvd-burner-burning-bunk-discs-284831.html
I have a NEC DVDRW ND3550A
I want to know if anyone tried burning different brand names on this buner and what speed they are getting. The fastest media I tried was Fuji DVDs and got 12x.
please respond soon.
Try Verbatim 16X.
I am having trouble when I am burning either a dvd/cd. The problem is that it will only go so far and then the system reboots the 2 burners I have are a Liteon dvdrw ldw-411s(DVD) and Liteon ltr-52246s(CD) my OS is XP. Can anyone help at all?
do you have any thing else going on while you are burning? that cool fish tank screen saver on winXP? have you tried burning smaller size images? are you doing a test and burn our just burn? does it do the same in simulate mode(test only with no real burning?) my guess is you are running out of system resources but knowing more would hlep. i dont know any thing about those dirves what software are you using to burn?
hi there all, small prob i have, on my desktop everytime i burn a dvd video the resultant dvd is unreadable by any of my dvd players( xbox, dvd player, laptop) but if i try reading it on my desktop its fine, its not a batch of bad dvds as i have even copied the same movie to my laptop and burned it fine from there. any help please !!!!
My old (mts burning necessary for a files) Is video blu-ray burner HD PC suffered from blue screen of death in Dec So when it came time to purchase a camcorder a month ago I decided I would buy a whole new PC as well The purpose of the camcorder was to record my husband s hour long adult flag football games on Saturday nights with the intent of creating dvd copies of the games to give to Is a blu-ray burner necessary for burning HD video (mts files) the team to learn where they exceed fail etc I went to Best Buy I know Is a blu-ray burner necessary for burning HD video (mts files) and requested a purchasing consultation so that the camcorder I purchased would do what I wanted along with the PC I purchased being capable of burning several DVD s each weekend for weeks of the year Basic gist - HD Camcorder and a PC with a great graphics card and the ability to edit and burn DVD s After hours of education and guidance from consultants who I believed were quite knowledgeable I m unable to burn my HD movies onto Is a blu-ray burner necessary for burning HD video (mts files) a DVD using either the VideoBrowser utility that came with the Canon VIXIA HFR camcorder or even the Windows DVD Maker The error message I get when trying to burn to a DVD R DVD RDL or DVD RW is quot This disc is not supported Insert any of the following disc DVD R DVD RDL or DVD RW Make sure to use a disc that supports the writing speed of the drive quot After further investigation and consult I ve been given two options You can only burn an HD video using a Blu-ray burner Why would you buy a Blu-ray burner just upload the videos in HD to Youtube so everyone can watch them on their smart tv So my questions are Do I really need a Blu-ray burner to create HD copies of the video Is there a way to convert the HD movies to an SD format so they can be burned onto a regular DVD Is youtube really an option I tried one earlier and it said my movies would be broken into minute segments Well that s not so cool for minute football games Although I love the idea of just putting it in the Cloud and being done with it So what do you all think Game is coming up on April th and I d love to hand out a viewing option to the other adult male flag football players nbsp
the standard DVD players will only play back at 480 quality - so you cant get HD on standard DVD.
you can copy the file onto the as a data DVD to only playback on a PC
The burning software, when burning to a standard DVD should change to the 480 format - so that should burn
you are on windows 7 - correct ?
The error message I get when trying to burn to a DVD+R, DVD+RDL, or DVD+RW is "This disc is not supported. Insert any of the following disc: DVD+R, DVD+RDL, or DVD+RW. Make sure to use a disc that supports the writing speed of the drive.".Click to expand...
what discs are you using ?
tutorial for creating a dvd with windows dvd maker
you may want to bring the file into
windows live movie maker and burn from there
hey all, i have windows XP and only up to couple days ago, ive been having issues making my mix cds etc, i try to burn with files on my pc and somtimes it works fine, othertimes it stays at 2X then tells me its failed.......now i bought a 50 pack of cd-r and ive used only like 10 of them in total, i have 15 left so all the rest have failed!. ive tried setting the burning option to 32x and it burnt a cd like a mix cd all blended and i never selected it to do that, also some cds are skipping when the ones i burn work. any help is good help thank u
my cd burner tends to freeze while doing anything using nero 6. I got it to burn 1 cd, but after that the light no longer comes on, on the burner. could this be a power problem or something else?
Does the light come on during bootup? Does the tray still open?
When I burn a 3.5GB RAR File using Win7's built-in burner, it's always getting "stuck" at random parts of the process. Sometimes, it gets stuck at the middle of the process, sometimes towards the end, and etc. When it gets stuck, you will see that the rate (KB/s) will not vary and it is constant. I use a LG Hitachi GBW-T10N Bluray Combo Drive with my laptop and it has the latest firmware UN09. Why is this so?
By the way, this doesn't happen when I burn using ImgBurn. Please help. Thanks.
If you are using the "mastered" mode with Win 7 burning that could be the problem as according to the Help File it can take up to double the disc space for the burning and if you have a 3.5GB file and burn it to a DVD it would exceed the capacity of the DVD.http://www.sevenforums.com/installation-setup/105808-burning-windows-7-x64-built-burner-issues.html
OS: Windows 7 Ultimate x64
CPU: AMD Athlon 7750 x2
GPU: Nvidia GeForce 9500gt
HDD: Seagate 1TB
Hi guys. I am not sure if the problem with my DVD burner is a software related one or a hardware related one. I am using HL-DT-ST DVDRAM GH22NS70 SCSI CdROM device. Of late, most of the times when I am trying to burn a disc, it shows Program Memory Area Update Failure. The errors are random. At times I can burn 2-3 discs before the error pops up. At times it happens during burning the first disc. The type of files I am burning also has no effect as the error occurred as I attempted to write various types of disc. I sed ImgBurn and Nero but the problem persisted. What is the problem and what do I need to do to solve this?
Thanks in advance.
I am just curious to know what brand media you are using.http://www.sevenforums.com/hardware-devices/264359-dvd-burner-showing-error-when-burning-dvds.html
I dont know what the deal is but if I pop in a blank DVD or CD that is one of the darker colored ones the PC acts like there is nothing there. My burning software spits the disc back out and request a blank DVD.
As soon as I put a light colored or silver disk in it works fine.
Is there anything I can do about it? I just bought a 10 pk of blank DVDs and they are all dark........
The drive is an NEC DVD+RW ND-1100A and supports several different flavors of DVD media.
DVD recorders can be fussy as to media type. As you have now found.
Usually nothing can be done, it's all to do with the laser wavelength and power, vs the reflectivity of the DVD media dye.
I have a Pioneer A05 DVD burner and am using pinnacle impression DVD Pro I have been having problems burning longer DVD's it is going through the whole process it creates the titles then muxes the DVD then starts the burn and gets about 3/4 of the way thru the burn and then says DVD burner is not idle. I am curious to know if anyone can help me with this issue please send me an email direct to my email address which is [email protected] with any help that you can give! I have already tried slowing the speed down to 1X and that does not seem to help. I am in desperate need of help I have several wedding DVD's that need to be burned and sent out to clients in a hurry!
Hi Guys, I Hope I Have Put This In The Right Section. I Have A Lg Dual Layer Burner And I Have Had Endless Trouble Burning With Nero. It Comes Up Error Reading Data, Burns Incorrectly Or Wont Recognise Disc At All. I Updated Firmware And This Did Not Fix The Problem. I Took The Burner Back To The Store Thinking It May Have Been Faulty And They Replaced It But It Is Still Doing The Same Thing. At The Moment It Is Burning A Disc Through Dvd Shrink With No Problems So Far. Has Anyone Had A Problem With Nero And This Model Of Burner? I Am Using Nero Ultra Edition. Can Anyone Recommend Any Burning Software They Have Found Good?
Does this happen with every disk?
If so, maybe you did not install it correctly, or you have a damaged ribbon cable.
quot Asim Not supposed to show my serial key information using and dvd starts but burning nero fails burner both dvd after decryptor. 3-20%, Windows XP IA WinAspi File Wnaspi dll Ver size bytes created PM ahead WinASPI File C Program Files Ahead Nero Wnaspi dll Ver size bytes created PM Nero Version Internal Version h Nero Express Recorder lt HP DVD Writer c gt Version h - HA TA - Adapter driver lt atapi gt HA Drive buffer kB Bus Type default - gt ATAPI detected ATAPI CD-ROM lt ASUS CD-S AH gt Version - HA TA - Adapter driver lt atapi gt HA Scsi-Device-Map CdRomPeripheral HP DVD Writer c atapi Port ID DMA On CdRomPeripheral ASUS CD-S AH atapi Port ID DMA On DiskPeripheral ST A atapi Port ID DMA On CDRom-Device-Map HP DVD Writer dvd burner starts burning but fails after 3-20%, using both nero and dvd decryptor. c dvd burner starts burning but fails after 3-20%, using both nero and dvd decryptor. E CDRom ASUS CD-S AH F CDRom AutoRun Excluded drive IDs WriteBufferSize Byte ShowDrvBufStat BUFE Physical memory MB kB Free physical memory MB kB Memory in use Uncached PFiles x Use Inquiry Global Bus Type default Check supported media Disabled ISO compilation AM Text File Isodoc cpp Line Iso document burn settings dvd burner starts burning but fails after 3-20%, using both nero and dvd decryptor. ------------------------------------------ Determine maximum speed FALSE Simulate FALSE Write TRUE Finalize CD FALSE Multisession TRUE Multisession type Start multisession Burning mode DAO Mode ISO Level Max of char Character set ISO Joliet TRUE Allow pathdepth more than directories TRUE Allow more than characters in path TRUE Write ISO file extensions TRUE AM Text File Reader cpp Line Reader running AM Text File Writer cpp Line Writer HP DVD Writer c running AM ISO GEN - File geniso cpp Line First writeable address x AM Text File Burncd cpp Line Turn on Disc-At-Once using DVD media AM Text File DlgWaitCD cpp Line Last possible write address on media MB Last address to be written MB AM Text File DlgWaitCD cpp Line Write in overburning mode NO enabled CD AM Text File DlgWaitCD cpp Line Recorder HP DVD Writer c Media type DVD RW Disc Manufacturer ID PHILIPS Media Type ID Product revision number Disc Application Code Extended Information Indicators AM Text File DlgWaitCD cpp Line gt gt gt Protocol of DlgWaitCD activities lt lt lt AM Text File ThreadedTransferInterface cpp Line Setup items after recorder preparation TRM DATA MODE indices index not provided original disc pos relocatable disc pos for caching writing not required required no patch infos - gt TRM DATA MODE config wanted index blocks length blocks HP DVD Writer c -------------------------------------------------------------- AM Text File ThreadedTransferInterface cpp Line Prepare recorder HP DVD Writer c for write in CUE-sheet-DAO DAO infos MCN quot quot TOCType x Session Closed disc not fixated Tracks to TRM DATA MODE x FilePos ISRC quot quot DAO layout Start Track Idx CtrlAdr RecDep lead-in x x x x x x lead-out x x AM Phase File dlgbrnst cpp Line Caching of files started AM Text File Burncd cpp Line Cache writing successful AM Phase File dlgbrnst cpp Line Caching of files completed AM Phase File dlgbrnst cpp Line Burn process started at x KB s AM Text File ThreadedTransferInterface cpp Line Verifying disc position of item relocatable disc pos no patch infos orig at write at AM Text File Cdrdrv cpp Line ---- DVD Structure Physical Format Information h ---- Layer Address h AGID Length Book Type DVD-ROM Part Version Disc Size mm Maximum Rate lt not specified gt F h Number of Layers Track Path Parallel Track Path PTP Layer Type re-writable Linear Density um bit Track Density um track Starting Physical Sector Number of Data Area h DVD-ROM DVD-R -RW DVD R RW End Physical Sector Number of Data Area D F h End Sector Number in Layer h LBN FFFD h MB Data in Burst Cutting Area BCA does not exist Media Specific C - PHILIPS F C C - A E A B p E - F h AM Text File DVDPlusRW cpp Line Start write add... Read more
" AutoRun : 1"
Try disabling "Auto Insert Notification"
I currently use WinDVD Creater 4 to make my DVDs. I usually have around 1-2 hours of video on the dvd's I create. In WinDVD creator it seems that it has to "Make the movie" by playing it in the little screen, while it really slowly progresses. It takes about 2 hours to make the movie in that damned program. Is there any programs that can make the movie without having to wait so freaking long?
This question has nothing to do with my dvd burner speed, just the program and how long it takes to create the dvd in the program.
Thanks in advance for any replies!
I bought a Dell Inspiron laptop new in Italy in the close burning the and keeps DVDs drive the fails windows burning spinnin When but December from a major computer store The computer came installed with Windows Home Premium Italian and I have installed on it an original version of Microsoft Office When burning DVDs the windows close and the burning fails but the drive keeps spinnin XP Professional Edition English The CD-ROM unit is a Matsushita DVD -RW UJ Since I bought the computer I have sometimes had difficulty burning DVDs with the When burning DVDs the windows close and the burning fails but the drive keeps spinnin built-in Windows burner function that I access from Explorer Often in the past I have ended up with partially written DVDs Nevertheless by using high-quality DVDs I have been able to burn DVDs successfully most of the time using the Windows utility I last used the utility successfully a couple of months ago when I burned a couple of DVDs to backup some photos Since yesterday I have been trying to backup my most important files onto DVDs The attempt has failed in every case First I copy about GB of files from drive C onto drive D in Explorer These are several hundred files divided into three different directories consisting mostly of PDF Word Excel and JPG files some of them with names in foreign scripts like Cyrillic Japanese or Chinese Then I insert a new DVD either Verbatim or TDK and attempt to master the DVD by selecting the option write to disk from the Explorer menu whether from When burning DVDs the windows close and the burning fails but the drive keeps spinnin the menus at the top of the screen or by right-clicking on drive D in the lefthand pane of the screen A window pops up asking me for the name of the disk whether I want it to be flash or one-time only and the recording speed x x x etc Once I click continue to start burning the DVD a window pops up to tell me that Windows is making an image of the disk and then the window tells me that it has begun mastering the disk giving me a countdown of how many minutes are left minutes to minutes depending on the speed I choose But no matter what name I give to the disk and what recording speed I pick after - seconds the popup window and the Explorer window both suddenly close and the DVD unit s writing light goes out but the DVD unit continues to whir at high speed forever Here are the results I got yesterday with separate DVDs On the first DVD I used Windows s burn utility on a Verbatim DVD and I ended up with files burned onto the DVD making it unusable On the second try I used some simple burn software that I had used before Roxio Burn on a TDK DVD and ended up with files burned onto the disk but from different folders than the files burned by Windows On my third attempt after going offline shutting down my antivirus software AVG and using Task Manager to shut down processes from that other burn software Roxio Burn I used Windows s burn utility again on a TDK DVD and ended up with the identical files that had I ended up with the first time though this time I had chosen a lower writing speed In all three of these attempts the DVD unit continued to whir after the windows had closed until such time as I ejected the disk manually When I first encountered this problem yesterday I thought the problem might be caused by my antivirus software AVG Free Edition interfering with the writing process because after one particular automatic update by AVG about two months ago I began having problems with AVG blocking Skype and placing some of my Nokia cell phone software in quarantine But by disabling the HIPS element of AVG I was able to resolve those problems several weeks ago and begin using Skype successfully again But just to be sure today I disinstalled AVG completely and installed Microsoft Security Essentials Because I had read in a forum online that Windows might have conflicts with other burning software that was also installed today I also disinstalled the o... Read more
My guess would be theres something wrong with the dvd drive.I also have the same computer.Either the laser in it is shot or needs cleaned or the whole drive has failed.
Nero Burning ROM crashed during burning and now my DVD drive is unusable. I cannot open the drive, I cannot shut down the computer because it says "Waiting for DVD Drive D:" and the drive runs like it is still burning despite the program doing the burning is no longer open. It isn't even in any process. What can I do to make the drive stop?
Go to Task Manager...shut the system down from there.
Turn system off....hard shutdown if necessary...disconnect the optical drive.
Sounds to me like it's a hardware problem moreso than a software problem if you cannot manually open the drive.
I have previously had problems with malware etc, i followed the instructions in the hijack this tute (downloaded Ad-Aware SE, SUPER antispyware. Mcafee stinger etc).
Prior to this i had no problems burning, i think i might have deleted something important when i was cleaning my computer.
I have tried to fix it by repairing itunes in the "add/remove program" control.
There doesn't seem to be anything wrong with the actual DVD/CD drive, it seems to be installed fine.
How do i find out if i have deleted something important and how do i get it back?
Hi lucyjee! Please note that while working on a HJT log with a member of our HJT team, it is strongly advised to NOT make any changes to your system, as this will complicate things for our HJT team members making it more difficult to help you rid your computer of malware. It is also unadvised that you make any changes to your system (installing/removing anything) unless told to by the person(s) working your HJT log. If after you've been given the "all clear" by SifuMike, and your cd/dvd drive is still not acting right, then please post again and we'll go from there.Thanks for your cooperation! HERE is your HJT log thread.http://www.bleepingcomputer.com/forums/t/95370/burning-error-itunes-xp-disc-burner-or-software-not-found/
When I want to burn anything useing the Windows XP folder and burning the contents within that folder, the drive that burnes the items is my new DVD Rom Burning Drive. The defult drive, used to be my previouse drive, which I still have installed in my pc, but after I installed the DVD burner, the prevouse drive changed to being not the defult drive, and the DVD one changed to being the defult drive. Why?
Is it because I installed the DVD Burner as Master, not secondary?
some nero burning user veteran??problem burning cdr ,dvdrs.i cant burn a cdr.with windows media player is posible.also i use clone dvd with sucess. with nero is posible to erase a cdr-w.the problem is i cant record a cdr.when it comes to 3% to 8% the program tell "the burn failed"some advice?thanks for the attention
I am a "Nero Veteran", war veteran, etc.. etc.. The reason your having problems is simple. Some discs cannot be copied, as they may be copy protected or contain errors. If you are unsure if your disc can be copied,
run a trial in the "simulation" mode. Click on "More" at the bottom of the page and select "Simulation".
I would be gratefull for help, just a week or two my inside and outside (USB) recorders started to work extremly slow.
Using Nero 14 i can see the real recording speed 800 - 1 500 kB/s when using 16x (22 160 kB/S). My usb samsung blu-ray recorder also work very slow - data fo 25 Gb disc takes about 4 hours.
It is a new machine, 16 Gb RAM, 3770K on board so it is a fast one but recording...
I tried deinstaling IDE i decice manager.
I tried Ashampoo, CDburnerXP - all the same.
During recording HDD 0 (c shows 1% usage.
No software in background - just Kaspersky
DVD and Blu-ray have no errors - veryfication ok, surface test also - only very slow.
Tested media: TDK, Sony, Panasonic (all 16x for dvd and 6x for blu-ray)
Look in Device Manager. Right click on the burners and see if DMA is enabled. Usually when super slow kicks in it's because somehow this setting gets changed to disabled.
Turn Direct Memory Access (DMA) on or off - Microsoft Windows Help
The instructions are for Windows 7 but once you get to Device Manager I'd bet it's the same.
In W8 the quick way to Device Manager is hit Winkey-x then m.
When I burn cd/dvds with Windows 7 built in burning software and windows media player all my burns are successful. When I try to use Nero, CD Burner XP or imgburn, it fails. My computer is plenty fast enough(2.8ghz, 4gb ddr2, 250gb sata hd) and I tried reinstalling windows 7 without nero or deamon tools and tested with CD Burner XP, it still failed. I am using Sony blank CD's and also tried a few other name brand. I am burning at the lowest speeds. I purchased a brand new dvd burner and the firmware is up to date. The error I am getting is "Could not write to Disc". It fails randomly anywhere from 3%-30%. Any ideas? Again, windows 7 native burning works fine but other software does not. Same pc, same blanks, same burner, same hardware just different software. Any Ideas at all?
software glich with my burner & 2 hardrives only = 127 each not 500gb
heres another burner problem ha.
the burner works and runs but when i send items to be burned by win xp. the burner stops recignizing the dvd part and only does Cd's i bought a new burner NEC but nothing changes.
does anyone know a way install harddrives with out having the things only recignized as 127gb's? i have 2 seagate hardrives one 200 and the other 300 but the orignal partition only comes up at 127 then i have to do another for what evers left and lose 20 to 30 gb that way for each drive
i have both services packs and nothing changes. i don't want to partition them to 127 and then the rest is. there a way to fix this?
Bottom left corner of Spectre x360 is BURNING HOT !!! There are many other messages on this forum describing the same problem but HP SUPPORT IS NOT ANSWERING THE QUESTION !!! HP SUPPORT, PLEASE DO NOT JUST POST A BOILER-PLATE PRE-WRITTEN ANSWER TO THIS. In other messages on this forum, multiple replacements of Spectre x360 ALL HAD THE SAME PROBLEM. Is HP going to fix the problem and do a recall, or what? How do we know that HP is aware of and working on this problem?
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Ok, i'm new to this CD Burning. I have Nero Express, and i'm having a little problem with it.
I've copied an Audio CD to a CD-R, and it plays fine, but there are still space on it, and i wanted to put a MP3 (it converts to CDA really nice also) together with the already burned tracks, but i can't. Everytime i put the same CD, i get the folloqing message:
"This midia cannot be recorded
Please Insert another midia."
(Sorry if it's not right, cuz i translated from portuguese)
Can i do what i want?? How??
Sorry if it is hard to understand, it is hard to explain.
You cannot append any audio files to an disc that has been completed. Once a disc is completed it cannot access the remaining space. Especially with Nero Express. Once a disc is burned it is "closed (finalized)."
This is just a simple explanation.
I believe Roxio's Easy cd creator lets you add files to your disc as long as you don't "finalize" it. Until you finalize it you will not be able to listen to the music.
Have been burning CDs through Windows Media Player forever; no problems. Suddenly, when I choose 'Burn CD', nothing happens. No error messages.
BUT, when I choose a previous playlist to burn, it works. The non-burn problem seems limited to only recently downloaded music playlists. These same playlists do play on my computer, so they're obviously recorded and working.
My OS is windows xp home SP my system is Gateway Select with GH AMD Athlon processor MB RAM GB hard drive with GB free NEC DV- A DVD CD ROM internal drive and IDE CD R RW x x internal drive When I write on a CD using xp s built in Cd writing utility I CD burning Wxp's cd burning with utility builtin cannot read the newly written data in the RW drive but can read it in the DVD drive and can also read it in the CD RW drive after I reboot the computer Another inexplainable feature is that when I look at the properties of a CD that has been written in the RW drove in Windows explorer used space shown is only the space used by files in the root directory and not by all the files I have two questions Is this inability to read newly written data in the RW drive without rebooting the computer a feature of Windows XP or of the CD writing utility CD burning with Wxp's builtin cd burning utility that is built in the OS If it is a feature of the OS is there a fix that would enable the data to be read after being written without a reboot Does Easy Media Creator Basic CD burning with Wxp's builtin cd burning utility by Roxio have a feature that enables newly written data to be read without reboot Thanks Preet nbsp
i use roxio cd creater 5 and yes it reads the disk without reboot - even though i have xp on a few machines with cdrw never used the built in facility
I am running Windows 98SE.
I download from Kazaa V2.1
About three weeks ago I had to reinstall Windows.
Since then I am not able to burn anything from Kazaa.
In the past I had no problems burning anything from Kazaa.
I can burn from CD to CD.
It goes through the motion of burning, it shows up that there are tracks on the disc, but when I play it back - there is no sound.
I burned an entire music CD and replayed it with no problems. Is it Kazaa or something else. Are there properties I should be checking... HELP!!!!!
Hi to all,
Here's a strange one, I've just re-formatted my hard drive and re-installed xp ( not the first time, I prefer this to restore ) anyway I've tried to burn three music disc's using new blank cd-r's. I go through all the motions ( using nero 5.5 ) I do my compilation as normal, hit burn and nero " burns " the disc. When I try and play the disk on my walkman I can skip through the track numbers but get no sound. When I check it out on my pc in my computer it says Free space 0 bytes, Total size 0 bytes. I am sure this is not a hardware problem so what else could it be ?
I've been recording sucessfully with the same set up and software in the past, any suggestions welcome and appreciated.
I used my 3rd CD Burner and I put my music files onto the CD-RW. Everytime I finish the disc is ejected and CD Writing Wizard comes on and says I have to finish writing the disc. I put the disc back in and it says it doesn't have enough free space when it does! I see the files inside the CD-RW and I can play it but I have to change them into Windows Media Files. I plays fine too! But when I put it in a BoomBox it keeps saying no disc! I have no idea what's going on!
It sounds to me as if you put too many files on the disk and there was not enough room for it to complete the lead out etc remove a couple of files and see if it completes ok ....
I am running Windows XP Professional.
I have just started getting problems burning DVD's. I have the same problem with Clone DVD2 and also DVD Shrink 3.2.
While copying it can freeze anywhere between 9% and 50%.
I have actually burnt two or three discs but then the fault returns.
Up until now it has been fine.
Thank you in advance.
I installed a new 24x cd burner this weekend and made it the slave to my hard drive. (they are both on my primary IDE channel. ANyway everything appars to be working fine and windows isn't registering any conflicts, but mt initial startup is taking forever, Not the windows portion of it but the Intel start up. it hangs for a long time on the logo screen and then gives me a black screen for a long time. the actual Windows XP startup is speedy as usual. ANy ideas? suggestions?my former burner was on its own IDE channel.
Hi, someone please help. I have been using nero 6 to burn onto my old imation dvd+rw for a couple of years with no problems, then the other day tried to burn onto some new ones id bought but they wont burn. Tried the old ones again, and they do burn. Have tried using Roxio and Win dvd creator, neither of which were successful. Could it be that my burner[writemaster] doesnt recognise the new dvd's and I NEED TO BUY A NEWER BURNER.
Check and see if there is a newer firmware available for your burner which supports a wider compatability of media. If not than stick to using media which works with your burner.
can anyone help me?
i need to find some cd buring software for the MAC OS that will burn cd's and make bootable cd's like nero does for the pc.
cant find anything that does this.
Disco or Roxio Toast
Also for just burning just files you can just drag and drop then click burn. For burning isos and images you can use Disk Utility.
can anyone help me?
i need to find some cd buring software for the MAC OS that will burn cd's and make bootable cd's like nero does for the pc.
cant find anything that does this.
Disco or Roxio Toast
Also for just burning just files you can just drag and drop then click burn. For burning isos and images you can use Disk Utility.
So I have been downloading different video files w/ P2P software....and I unfortunately have not been able to figure out how to burn those videos to dvd to play in an actual DVD player.....I have Nero 9, Magicdisc, Cucusoft Ultimate DVD + Video Converter Suite and the standard programs that came on my compaq. I know that what ever video on want to burn as to be in a specific format to play on a dvd player, but I can not figure out how I know what that format is and how to get it on dvd in that format.
If anyone out there can be so kind as to help me out... It would be very much appreciated since I have spent like 3 months trying to figure out how to do this.
I am not super intelligent when it comes to computers...but i can get around one fairly well.
Lately when burning single-sided DVD s I m encountering problems Specifically the Burning DVD's burn fails I ve noticed that usually it s just a matter of closing the Burning DVD's session and the disc works fine however that s obviously a nuisance and sometimes that doesn t fix the problem I ve also used various brands of blank DVD and shut down all programs whilst burning I was Burning DVD's wondering if anyone had any ideas as to what might be the problem The following is my log file generated by Nero Code Windows XP IA WinAspi File 'Wnaspi dll' Ver size bytes created PM ahead WinASPI File 'C Program Files Ahead Nero Wnaspi dll' Ver size bytes created PM Nero version Recorder lt SONY DVD RW DW-U A gt Version UYS - HA TA - Adapter driver lt atapi gt HA Drive buffer kB Bus Type via Inquiry data - gt ATAPI detected ATAPI Connected to MMC as unknown drive with class-nr Drive is autodetected - recorder class Std MMC recorder CD-ROM lt SONY DVD RW DW-U A gt Version UYS - HA TA - Adapter driver lt atapi gt HA Scsi-Device-Map DiskPeripheral ST A atapi Port ID DMA On DiskPeripheral WDC WD JB- GVA atapi Port ID DMA On CdRomPeripheral SONY DVD RW DW-U A atapi Port ID DMA On CDRom-Device-Map SONY DVD RW DW-U A D CDRom AutoRun Excluded drive IDs CmdQueuing CmdNotification WriteBufferSize Byte ShowDrvBufStat EraseSpeed BUFE Physical memory MB kB Free physical memory MB kB Memory in use Uncached PFiles x Use Static Write Speed Table Use Inquiry Global Bus Type default Check supported media Disabled Burn DVD Image PM Text File Reader cpp Line Reader running PM Text File Writer cpp Line Writer SONY DVD RW DW-U A running PM Text File Burncd cpp Line Turn on Disc-at-once using DVD media PM Text File DlgWaitCD cpp Line Last possible write address on media MB Last address to be written MB PM Text File DlgWaitCD cpp Line Write in overburning mode FALSE PM Text File DlgWaitCD cpp Line Recorder SONY DVD RW DW-U A Media type DVD R Disc Manufacturer ID CMC MAG Media Type ID E Product revision number Disc Application Code Extended Information Indicators PM Text File DlgWaitCD cpp Line gt gt gt Protocol of DlgWaitCD activities lt lt lt PM Text File ThreadedTransferInterface cpp Line Setup items after recorder preparation TRM DATA MODE - CD-ROM Mode ISO indices index not provided original disc pos not relocatable disc pos for caching writing not required not required no patch infos - gt TRM DATA MODE config wanted index blocks length blocks SONY DVD RW DW-U A -------------------------------------------------------------- PM Text File ThreadedTransferInterface cpp Line Prepare recorder SONY DVD RW DW-U A for write in CUE-sheet-DAO DAO infos MCN quot quot TOCType x Session Closed disc fixated Tracks to TRM DATA MODE x FilePos ISRC quot quot DAO layout Start Track Idx RecDep CtrlAdr lead-in x x x x x x lead-out x x PM Phase File dlgbrnst cpp Line Burn process started at x KB s PM Text File ThreadedTransferInterface cpp Line Verifying disc position of item not relocatable no disc pos no patch infos orig at write at PM Text File Cdrdrv cpp Line ---- DVD Structure Physical Format Information h ---- Layer Address h AGID Length Book Type DVD R Part Version Disc Size mm Maximum Rate lt not specified gt F h Number of Layers Track Path Parallel Track Path PTP Layer Type recordable Linear Density um bit Track Density um track Starting Physical Sector Number of Data Area h DVD-ROM DVD-R -RW DVD R RW End Physical Sector Number of Data Area F h End Sector Number in Layer h Data in Burst Cutting Area BCA does not exist Disc Application Code h Extended Information indicators h Disc Manufacturer ID CMC MAG Media type ID E Product revision number Number of Physical format information bytes in use in ADIP up to byte Media Specific D D - CMC MAG E A - B B T j g B C C C D - PM Text File dlgbrnst cpp Line Set remaining time ms - gt OK PM Text File DVDPlusRW cpp Line Start write address at LBA DVD high compatibility mode Yes PM SCSI - File Cdrdrv cpp Line SCSI Exec HA TA LUN ... Read morehttps://forums.techguy.org/threads/burning-dvds.334230/
Is it possible to burn dvd's from the dvr provided by my cable company? They have the option to record out to vhs, but I have a laptop with a dvd burner. Any ideas if this is possible, and what I would need?
A product like the one found here or one with similar characteristics will allow you to capture, convert and record a non-copy protected analog source. Read all the specs carefully though to make sure whatever product you like meets your specific needs.
I have a Windows Media Player series that won t burn cds After I downloaded music and created a playlist I was unable to burn my cd At the top of my media player it said Copy quot All Music quot to quot Roxio CD Burning quot but when I clicked quot Copy quot a box appeared that said quot No devices capable of burning disks were found on your system Please check your hardware and drive connections and try again quot I don t understand what s going on because in the quot Status quot field after I pressed quot Copy quot it showed that it was completed however no Burning CDs Help songs were burned I even Help Burning CDs tried downloading a Roxia trial offer and a box appeared that said quot No recorder quot But I proceeded to Help Burning CDs try again and still nothing I don t want to keep downloading programs that s just going to take up space on my computer without being useful nbsp
Obvious things -
1.Go into the properties of the CD drive in My computer.Make sure "allow CD burning from this drive is checked"
2.Go into the Device Manager and make sure it`s recognized and doesn`t have a problem.
3.Reinstall CD drivers and associated software.
i'm trying to burn a copy of vista. my computer with vista on it is kapoot but i have the serial number. so i downloaded a legit iso of vista onto my mac and i burnt it to dvd. however when i put it in my pc (my old one that can't handle vista and doesn't have a dvd burner (but i'm trying out the dvd to make sure it works when i install my new mobo)) it shows up as an iso file on the dvd. open the iso and everything is there but i need the dvd to be bootable, not a data disk....
what do i need to do to create a bootable vista dvd?
How do I burn a dvd from a video playing on windows media player?EDIT: Moved to a more appropriate forum
What's the external video source, e.g. Youtube video, streaming media, what exactly.http://www.bleepingcomputer.com/forums/t/274545/burning-dvd/
Why can't I get my burn list onto DVD-R? I made a recovery disc and everything went fine. My OS is XP, and I'm trying to do this from WMP. Thanx in advance.
Hi, I might be wrong but I think you can only use CDs. So you are trying to burn a music CD?http://www.bleepingcomputer.com/forums/t/179126/burning-up/
I just bought a new DVD RW Drive and installed it myself. I have a basic question. Can DVD+RW Discs be made into discs that would be viewable as a DVD either on a computer or DVD player? I'm trying to burn a DVD project made in SonicFoundry's DVD Architect to a +RW and it really doesn't seem to want to work. I haven't tried any regular DVD+/-R's yet cause I don't have any.
You have to be sure that your DVD player and recorder supports DVD+RW disks; not all do. My Toshiba stand alone DVD player does not recognise + media but works fine with - media.
Or is the the burn process that is failing? Is the disc readable in your computer? Also what is going on this disc? Music, Video, or Photos and in what format?
Can anybody tell me if a CD Writer is the same thing as a CD Burner.
Hello i want to burn this indian movie onto my computer and then burn it onto a cd so that Burning with DVD CD-R i can play it in my dvd vcd player on the TV Don t worry i am not going to sell it so its not illegal or anything anyway i burned the DVD onto a folder on my desktop its GB However i don t know which files to burn here are the files and their extensions video ts bup- kb video ts ifo- kb video ts vob- kb vts bup- kb vts ifo- kb vts vob- kb vts vob- kb vts vob- kb vts vob- kb vts vob- vts vob- vts vob- vts bup- vts ifo- vts Burning DVD with CD-R vob- vts vob- vts bup- vts ifo- Burning DVD with CD-R vts vob- vts bup- vts ifo- vts vob- vts bup- vts ifo- vts vob- vts vob- i need to know which files to burn on the cd so i can play them in a regular dvd player on the tv also would i need to convert them how do i split the files b c i know Gb will not fit on cd Thank you R Khan nbsp
If you already have the DVD why would you want to make another as a dvd/vcd? VCD is way lower quality than dvd, and if your ripping someone elses dvd then yes it is illegal.
I just burned my first DVD the other day.. put 3 movies from my computer on the dvd. I tried to watch it on my computer after and it worked fine. But later when i was gonna try it out on my dvd player, all that worked was the audio on the movies... I used DivX to burn.
Your DVD player may not support the DivX codec.
Check the manufacturers website for your DVD player.
You should be able to find the relevant details there.
Hope this helps,
i need to be able to burn downloaded youtube videos and put them on a DVD-R to be played/read by a dvd player.
i have nero 8 ultra edition.
do i need to convert? i just have never really used DVD's for anything other than 4 gigs of portable storage..
Using Firefox's DownloadHelper and Convert Helper add-ons, you can choose to download as AVI files (original files are FLVs). Nero will convert those to DVD-Video format.
I consider myself pretty computer savvy but i can not figure out how to burn a DVD... I was able to burn video's from my hard drive but i cant burn from a DVD... As far as i know there is no way to Rip a DVD to my hard drive. Does anyone know a program that i can download (for free) so i can burn a DVD.. Thanks
I use DVD decrypter 18.104.22.168 to copy and write DVD's. it's an old version but it works like a charm. They tell me DVDfabdecrypter is the newer version.
To copy a DVD to your hard-drive; click "mode" (top toolbar) "ISO" then choose "read". Choose a destination of course. (click the folder opposite "please select folder"). Then click the play button at the bottom.
To burn a DVD; click "mode" > "write", Click the folder under source, opposite "please select file" to locate the ISO file you just made. Double click the ISO image (ignore the mds file)
insert a blank DVD and press the play button, and your all set. This is assuming that your ISO image will fit on a standard DVD. You may need a program to shrink it to fit a standard DVD. They say DVD shrink will work. Since I never copy protected DVD's I really can't tell you how to do it. I do a lot of legal on line trading. All the DVD's I copy are legal.
Okay, I've got this Artec CD-RW(24x 20x 40x) that I've had for about 2 years. Recently, it stopped burning cd's. It reads cd's fine and I can use it like a normal cd drive but it just won't burn cd's. I've tried numerous programs like Nero, CD Burner XP Pro, and Media Player, but it just sits at the burning screen forever. It doesn't matter wether I am burning a music cd with Media Player or burning a data cd with Nero. Now, I've tried updating the driver but that didn't fix the problem, and all the wires are plugged into the drive correctly. Does anyone know what the problem coud be? Maybe it's just old and I need a new one, but I don't want to believe that yet . Any help is appreciated.
Thanks in advance
I have some videos on my computer that i want to burn on a dvd dsic and play on my magnavox dvd player, which format do the files need to be, i've tried to convert the files to mpeg 2 but they wont play, what format do i convert the files to, to play on dvd's, my dvd burner is called cheeta
so yall act like yall cant help nobodyhttp://www.bleepingcomputer.com/forums/t/156105/burning-dvds/
Recently I have digitalized every photo that I own I now have folders with some sub-folders I have them on my computers and backed up on DVD s These are data dvd s and so don t show up very well in a regularlar DVD player attached to a TV I thought I had gotten really well informed lately I felt I had conquered the DVD making woes of my world Today I downloaded DVD burning all my photos to my laptop which has Vista which includes Windows DVD maker I copied all the folders to the DVD maker interface put a DVD in the drive and clicked it started encoding and copying It took hours to do the job Result There are only folders that copied that s problem Problem is that even if they were all there how do I choose which folder DVD burning I want to see Can I create some kind of directory I hope someone can help me with my problems All I want is to watch my photos on my TV screen I m not asking for much it seems Thanks nbsp
Well for number one I'm wondering what size those 13 files were in aggregate, what did the DVD maker produce and what size was that production (because sometimes the original files are included on the disc) so if the size of whatever was burned to the DVD was 4.08 gigs or larger, that's a full single sided DVD and the reason it only used 13.
Number 2, I'm assuming DVD maker made slideshow video(s)? IF so that's pretty standard operating procedure. A lot of DVD players (you'd have to check the specs to be sure) will play back data discs with folder structured jpeg format photos so that's one possibility.
Otherwise you need to do some pre-processing of your photos to allow for selecting a set for playback much like selecting a chapter in a movie--you'll need to author a DVD in the same way where each chapter would be one set of your photos you want to playback. Specific sofware programs like Premiere Elements and Studio allow for arrangement, chaptering and authoring all in one continuous multi-stepping process but you can also put together video clip slideshows of your photos in groups and save them as DV-AVI files from Windows Movie Maker. Then with a program like DVDFlick you can arrange those video clips as desired and set the program to create a new chapter or "next" point with each video. The makers of DVDFlick are working on a version that will also alow you to write a menu on the disc as well but for now that program is limited by that aspect. Of course the two pay-for programs above allow for easy menu selectable chaptering which is probably more along the lines of what you're looking for.
I m 32x cd-rw burning having problems with burning x rd-rw media from Verbatim http www verbatim com products pr p type overview What s really weird is that I can successfully burn at x but only sporadically I m using the LiteOn LTR- 32x cd-rw burning S OEM speced at x cd-rw with bundled Nero express for burning One thing that might be of significance is that the box of CD s has the compact disco ReWritable 32x cd-rw burning Ultra Speed logo on it whereas my drive simply says Ultra Speed Does this matter It seems like it should not When I burn this media I some times select quot Determine maximum speed quot in Nero so I won t have to reburn however it defeats the purpose of high speed media if you have to waste time on every burn checking the speed first It usually 32x cd-rw burning ends up giving me a result greater than x last time I got ish-x So far I have realy only tried one piece of media I don t really want to open the plastic wrapping on the others until I have an actual need to but I probably will have to anyways in order to resolve this problem so it could be just this one disc I doubt it s a problem with this one disc though since it does burn some times and determining max speed as far as I can remember always exceeds x Can anyone help me fix this Thank you PS I copied this post from techsupportforums com nbsp
When I use iTunes to burn a cd, it says "cannot find cd burning software" and other programs say I don't have a CD burning drive. How can I fix this? Any info needed I am happy to giveEdit: Moved topic from XP to the more appropriate forum. ~ Animal
Is this a recent problem or have you never been able to burn CDs.Some general troubleshooting things you can try:If you recently installed some burning software, uninstall/reinstall it.Use the fix given on this Microsoft page.Clean the laser using one of those drive cleaning kits.Open the Device Manager (Start > Run > type "devmgmt.msc"). Locate the CD/DVD drive, right click on it and select "Uninstall". After it has uninstalled reboot the computer (it will be automatically reinstalled).http://www.bleepingcomputer.com/forums/t/163984/help-with-cd-burning/
ok so my mom emailed me about this problem, but i dont have access to her computer because im an hour away from her.
I am trying to copy some photos onto a CD but when I put the blank CD into the “D” or “E” slot it says “insert disk” although I put one in.
When I put in a DVD it recognizes it but does not want to save as it says some things may be lost.
P.S when i was there a week ago a opened the computer up and everything was plugged in ok.