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PC Reboots When Burning a DVD

Q: PC Reboots When Burning a DVD

Hey all well im a total noob when it comes down to computers all Reboots DVD When Burning PC a i know what to do is game and look on the net PC Reboots When Burning a DVD Heres my PC Reboots When Burning a DVD problem ive burned loads of films useing this pc and about weeks ago just went to burn another one and it rebooted it self when it got to the burning stage I was like ok that was weird so i tryed again same thing so i tryed a different film one ive already burned and no luck That was using ConvertXtoDVD so i tryed Nero converted it fine hits the burning stage and BANG same again So thinking it might be over heating i took the side of my case off and stuck a fan there no luck read somewhere about some guy having the same prob and he fixed it by putting my driver to DMA something like that anyway dont that and no luck and its really annoying me Pc Specs AMD x GIG Ram GTS w Power Please help me people Thanks Sam nbsp

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A: PC Reboots When Burning a DVD

hey sam check all the connections to the drive the power and data cable after that if it still does the same try restoring your computer to an earlier stage in system restore points if that fails then try reinstalling the driver for the cd/rom or uninstall it in device manager then reboot the OS should do it for you if it still continues after all this let me know
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A:Computer shuts down and reboots

More likely the cooling system is insufficient and it's getting over heated. Run Eventvwr.msc and under system events, look at the events being created.
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A:Asus U56E laptop randomly reboots - except when fireworks from winning spider solitare is running

"reloaded the machine from initial disks" Did you do a clean install of Windows and reapply all the Windows Updates?
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A:Computer reboots while playing Guild Wars 2

I doubt it's the game as there are millions playing it and I'm sure at least thousands with a rig similar to yours. When the game crashes you have the option to have it verify all the files on next launch. Are you choosing to do that?
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A:NEC medias 101t reboots itself randomly and without me doing anything

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A:DVD burning gone wrong now disc showing nothing

Burning multiple sessions to a DVD-R disk is most likely the problem. (Ideally, you should be using an external hard drive to backup) You should use DVD-RW, rewritable, disks and just burn everything in one session, close the disk; then move onto next DVD-RW, burn everything, close disk. continue this until you are back to the original disk in a rotation, then erase the disk, and continue on.
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A:Errors when burning discs

Replace it. Asus, LG, Lite-On, Samsung, Plextor, and Pioneer all have DVD-RW optical drives in the $18 to $30 price range. Why put up with a troublesome unit when they are so inexpensive.
Optical drives, DVD-Rw drives wear out quickly... depend on it to fail within a year, and if used a lot it can fail in five months.
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Can anyone lend a hand? Thanks in advance.

A:Input/output error when burning DVDs

What software are you using? Try CDBurnerXP, it's free.
Also, try a different manufacturers DVD's.
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Thanks for reading and if you can help I really appreciate it. :wave:

A:Burning & then says wrong volume

Describe the computer, and whether a desktop or laptop... and tell us how frequently you burn items to a disk. Those units do wear out, and are one of the high volume failures on some computers.
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A:Burning Windows 7 64-bit ISO using Benq DVD DD DW1640 ATA device

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A:Burning smell upgrading RAM

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A:DVD burning extremely slow

Hm, if both your hard drive and your DVD burner are running slow, I would suggest maybe looking into flashing the BIOS of your motherboard? Both the HD and the DVD are hooked up by SATA, correct?

A few things to test here: Transferring data from the computer to an external drive seems slow, try transferring data the same way in Safe Mode, see if it speeds up any, if it does, I would say some type of software is slowing it down.

Could try replacing the SATA cables, or if you have more then 2 SATA ports on the board, if they are not already spaced out, try spacing them farther apart(Though I do not see this as a soloution, you can always try it)

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Hi there,

first of please excuse my bad english (grammatics).

The Problem is i have Reboots when i load or play 3D-Games or watch some HD clips on Youtube.

I disabled "Automatic Restart" but there comes no Bluscreen at all.
from Everest


Motherboard 27 C (81 F)
GPU 32 C (90 F)
Seagate ST3500418AS 32 C (90 F)

Voltage Values:

CPU Core 2.27 V
Aux 3.58 V
+3.3 V 2.80 V <---- This Value is Marked RED in BIOS (AMI)
+5 V 4.70 V
+12 V 8.51 V
-12 V -10.57 V
-5 V -2.99 V

My Hardware:

Xilence Power 480W
Intel Pentium Dual Core, 2x 3000 MHz
NVIDIA GeForce 9600 GT (1024 MB)
Realtek PCIe GBE Family Controller

NO USB what ever connected

Maybe you can help me, that would be superb.

Thanks in Advance, for your time and effort

If you got any questions, please ask!!

A:Reboots as a result of heavyload using (3D-Games)

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A:Buring problems. Total noob to burning

74sundance said:

Hey guy's...
I always have problems burning..Either the disk will burn and only work on my PC or the process will stop when it comes time to burn and say there's no CD.I have the Matroska pack and Divx plus.Click to expand...

Have you tried "ImgBurn" ? WTF is the "Matroska pack"?

74sundance said:

I did manage to download an audio cd and burn it and have it work last night in my car.Click to expand...

Big deal, even Windows Media Player will burn CD Audio. You should give that a shot.

74sundance said:

I think my problem is that my DVD player on my TV is not DIVX do I need to use a different Codec (WMA)? Does some one have an easy solution for burning?Click to expand...

The DVD player in the TV is probably DVD-Video format only, unless it specifically states otherwise. Even free standing players that claim Divx, won't play all forms of it. It certainly won't run .wma or .avi files.

74sundance said:

I've got: DVD-R and DVD+R and CD-R
What should I use for what? Is there one CD/DVD I can get to do it all???Click to expand...

In a perfect world, yes. In this one, not a chance. Although you could ditch the DVD-R, there's no real need for it unless you have an old freestanding DVD recorder that needs them.

Data files and some others can be placed on CD or DVD. You wreck the quality of files when you convert them to different formats. Better to play them in the format you get them. Try installing VLC Media Player, it has codecs built in for almost every format.
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A:Computer reboots after 5 sec

Try replacing the motherboard battery.

Did you try booting with only a single stick of memory installed in the first memory slot? It could also be a power supply issue. If you have a spare working PSU put it in the system and see if it POSTs.
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A:Help computer shows blue screen and reboots after playing any video?

please do a mem test on the ram
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A:Computer reboots every 10-15 seconds

First thing... did you install the CPU properly, using thermal compound between the CPU and it's heatsink? Did you connect the heatsink fan to the proper CPU fan header on the motherboard?
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A:Nv4_disp.dll IRQL_NOT_LESS_OR_EQUAL reboots

All minidumps point to:

BugCheck 1000000A
nv4_disp.dllClick to expand...

Looks like a driver issue, for your nVidia Video Card Try confirming they are updated:

kimsland said:

nVidia Video Card Drivers
Click to expand...

You should also update to XP SP3, all is well with this now, for many.many months
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Is this laptop still under warranty? Is so, return it for repair or replacment before the warranty expires
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Problem signature:
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Additional information about the problem:
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Well because you are running a cracked version of Antivirus
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So now... what are your computer specs?
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Install XP's SP3 update
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Techsupport, what do you suggest?Click to expand...

I don't know, you'd have to ask them

Here at TechSpot, we may have some ideas though.

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Hang on

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Your burner may be worn out
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Based on that, I would recommend downloading and running Memtest overnight.
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Firstly, what you are describing IS piracy, IS copyright infringement, and IS illegal.

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Break out the Fiddle.......

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Nero Mega Plugin Pack 1.0

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Hello and welcome to Techspot.

3 possible causes are.

1 low quality media. Try using a different make of blank disk.

2 you may need to update the firmware of your drive. If you decide to do this. Make sure you follow all the instructions carefully.

3 you have a dying drive. Self explanatory.

The top response is a copy taken from a post by Howard

I would like to add:

4. Update motherboard bios (this can be critical)

5. Download CCleaner and perform a full defrag on your drive

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Windows XP 5.1
WinAspi: File 'Wnaspi32.dll': Ver=4.71 (0002), size=45056 bytes, created 7/16/2004 3:24:34 AM
ahead WinASPI: File 'C:\Program Files\Ahead\nero\Wnaspi32.dll': Ver=, size=164112 bytes, created 10/26/2004 6:35:34 PM
Nero Version:
Internal Version: 6, 6, 0, 14d

Recorder: <_NEC DVD+-RW ND-6650A> Version: 102C - HA 0 TA 0 -
Adapter driver: <atapi> HA 0
Drive buffer : 2048kB
Bus Type : default (0) -> ATAPI, detected: ATAPI
CD-ROM: <_NEC DVD+-RW ND-6650A>Version: 102C - HA 0 TA 0 -
Adapter driver: <atapi> HA 0

=== Scsi-Device-Map ===
CdRomPeripheral : _NEC DVD+-RW ND-6650A atapi Port 0 ID 0 DMA: On
DiskPeripheral : ST380819AS iaStor Port 1 ID 0 DMA: On

=== CDRom-Device-Map ===
_NEC DVD+-RW ND-6650A D: CDRom0

AutoRun : 1
Excluded drive IDs:
WriteBufferSize: 83886080 (0) Byte
ShowDrvBufStat : 0
BUFE : 0
Physical memory : 1014MB (1038412kB)
Free physical memory: 369MB (378536kB)
Memory in use : 63 %
Uncached PFiles: 0x0
Use Inquiry : 1
Global Bus Type: default (0)
Check supported media : Disabled (0)

Burn DVD Image
10:17:41 PM #1 Text 0 File Reader.cpp, Line 127
Reader running

10:17:41 PM #2 Text 0 File Writer.cpp, Line 122
Writer _NEC DVD+-RW ND-6650A running

10:17:41 PM #3 Text 0 File Burncd.cpp, Line 3230
Turn on Disc-At-Once, using DVD media

10:17:53 PM #4 Text 0 File DlgWaitCD.cpp, Line 267
Last possible write address on media: 2295103 (510:01.28, 4482MB)
Last address to be written: 2171298 (482:30.48, 4240MB)

10:17:53 PM #5 Text 0 File DlgWaitCD.cpp, Line 279
Write in overburning mode: NO (enabled: CD)

10:17:53 PM #6 Text 0 File DlgWaitCD.cpp, Line 2433
Recorder: _NEC DVD+-RW ND-6650A, Media type: DVD+RW
Disc Manufacturer ID: SONY, Media Type ID: S11, Product revision number: 0
Disc Application Code: 0, Extended Information Indicators: 1

10:17:53 PM #7 Text 0 File DlgWaitCD.cpp, Line 445
>>> Protocol of DlgWaitCD activities: <<<
Insert empty disc to write to.
(Medium in drive: DVD+RW. Medium required by compilation: DVD+R/RW, DVD-R/RW, DVD+R DL.)
This disc is not empty.
(Medium in drive: DVD+RW. Medium required by compilation: DVD+R/RW, DVD-R/RW, DVD+R DL.)
Accessing disc...
(Medium in drive: DVD+RW. Medium required by compilation: DVD+R/RW, DVD-R/RW, DVD+R DL.)

10:17:53 PM #8 Text 0 File ThreadedTransferInterface.cpp, Line 830
Setup items (after recorder preparation)
0: TRM_DATA_MODE1 (2 - CD-ROM Mode 1, ISO 9660)
2 indices, index0 (150) not provided
original disc pos #0 + 2171299 (2171299) = #2171299/482:30.49
not relocatable, disc pos for caching/writing not required/not required, no patch infos
-> TRM_DATA_MODE1, 2048, config 0, wanted index0 0 blocks, length 2171299 blocks [_NEC DVD+-RW ND-6650A]

10:17:53 PM #9 Text 0 File ThreadedTransferInterface.cpp, Line 1043
Prepare recorder [_NEC DVD+-RW ND-6650A] for write in CUE-sheet-DAO
DAO infos:
MCN: ""
TOCType: 0x00; Session Closed, disc not fixated
Tracks 1 to 1:
1: TRM_DATA_MODE1, 2048/0x00, FilePos 0 0 4446820352, ISRC ""
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Hello all...
Been having an issue for a while now with my Gateway laptop. I can format the system, re-install all my software per my setup, and then burn one data DVD successfully, and after that, all my burns fail. I'm currently updating my Nero software to Nero, in hopes that will resolve my problems, however I'm not relying on that. Hoping someone can advise that's better w/ burning than me. I know Nero creates a log, however I need advise on how to access it...

Thx for assistance... Plz feel free to ask what ya need to know...


A:Need Help with basic DVD Data burning Problem

Have you tried different Media?

Some of the cheap stuff is woeful, unless you want Drink Coasters...

You can also try slowing the Burn Speed {when you get to the final bit in Nero where you can rename the Disc etc, click on the left side of the box and it'll give you the option of what speed to burn at}.