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Q: Trouble recognizing Mac burned DVD

Hi I have a DVD full of pics that a friend sent me When I stick the DVD in DVD recognizing Mac burned Trouble my drive the D folder opens and shows the file on the DVD containing Trouble recognizing Mac burned DVD all the pics However when I move my cursor over the folder it says the folder is empty and when I double click I get an error message that the folder is not accessible and quot The filename directory name or volume label syntax is incorrect quot When I open My Computer and move the mouse over the icon for the D Drive which recognizes the presence and name of the DVD it says that there is bytes of free space and GB Total Size This DVD was burned on a Mac A friend with a Mac was been able to open it so I know that there is something on it I guess it is formatted to work on PC or Mac and another friend that got a copy was able to open it Any ideas on how to view

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A: Trouble recognizing Mac burned DVD

Hi and Welcome to TSF

The dvd was successfully viewed on another windows computer?
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A:CD drive not recognizing burned CDs

Are you sure your burner is burning the CDs correctly?

You should check the burned disks on another device or PC.
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Try burning at a slower rate,,,,,,,what burning software do you use....I use Convert X 3 and have no problems
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A really basic trick, try uninstalling the new cdrom completely, even disconnect the IDE cable and plug the old one back in. See if the old one works correctly, if so uninstall it totaly, and then reinstall the new one. I'm thinking it may be a device driver error sneaking in on a legacy device driver. As allways, check device manager for errors, and event viewer for informaion.
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A:Is my HD toast? Windows is having trouble recognizing it.

Hi -

Since HDD is visible in BIOS, run HDD Diagnostics -

Run the LONG test.

Regards. . .


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A:Programs having trouble recognizing an internet connection.


Can you please post an ipconfig /all output for review? Here's How.

What type of Security software do you have, eg...Norton, McAfee etc...?

It won't hurt to check your browser if proxy setting is enabled, remove the proxy server if found.
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The case may be bad or dying.
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this problem was in a previous post, and the culprit was old CD-ROM drives that can't read certain types of burned CD-R (ie 2x, 4x etc) So either brun at 1x or use newer CD-ROM drives

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hi AntiBurn,
so the machine was working before you uninstalled the ram? or was there a problem that made you remove and re-install the ram?
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A:Burned out my RAM how?????

p/s killed ram.

Shakesbeer said:

I just got the call this morning that the power supply is bad (ok easy fix) and that the ram (512MB) is burned out causing the other problems...HUH!Click to expand...

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burned a movie onto a DVDClick to expand...

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Maybe it has nothing to do with the disks and it's the player that's the problem. If so......never mind. However, 'store bought' cds play just fine.

Just thought I'd throw this out and see what kinda discussion I could generate.


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Hi Gyatsuikan and welcome to TSF

Does your computer show anyother problems? Is your computer a desktop or laptop?

Look in the Device Manager and see if there are any yellow marks by your CD/DVD devices branch. That would indicate the device driver is bad or corrupted. Expand the branch and see if the CD drive is shown there.

Have your ran your virus and spyware programs lately? It could be a malware problem. If you are not already using these, download and run SpyBot Search & Destroy and SuperAntiSpyware. Both are very good.


Answer back any questions or clarifications.

Best regards,
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Hi telscosasie,
Welcome to the forum.
Go to device manager & check the drivers, make sure they are up to date.
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