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Drive for Re-Scan older CD-R-media?

Postby Scour on Wed Jul 06, 2011 4:26 am

Hello!

After about 5 years it´s time for me to cheack my older burned media to be sure it´s still ok :-?

The question is: What drive is better for that?

Actually, the drivse with scan-function I have atm is Benq DW-1640 and Liteon SOHR 5238S

What u think it´s better for that?

BTW, I have to scan data-CD-R and SVCD/VCD
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Re: Drive for Re-Scan older CD-R-media?

Postby Ian on Wed Jul 06, 2011 9:38 am

The Lite-On should work fine.
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Re: Drive for Re-Scan older CD-R-media?

Postby Scour on Wed Jul 06, 2011 1:20 pm

Thanks :)

But I have a question, I did some scans and the graph lokks like that

What means "Errors" in that case? Unreadable parts of data? The drive copy the files without any probs on HDD
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Re: Drive for Re-Scan older CD-R-media?

Postby Ian on Wed Jul 06, 2011 9:42 pm

I've never really figured out what those errors are. I've had some discs that cause them every time I run a test so its most likely a disc and/or writing quality issue.

Does it do that every time you run the test?
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Re: Drive for Re-Scan older CD-R-media?

Postby Scour on Thu Jul 07, 2011 4:51 am

Mostly, but not every time

And the error isn´t mentioned in the saved screenie or .txt

I tried to scan with Nero DVD-speed, but I get error-messages at the start
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