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a dvd burning problem

Postby coonsanders on Sun Jan 24, 2010 4:06 pm

hi fellas

ive tried to copy a dvd on my old computer but to no avail.when i tried to do so i put the dvd in question into the writer
the software cant "feel"the dvd even thought its in there..its a sony burner...i dont know the model number but it does
say "dvd mulirecorder...i hope that helps.im on xp on my old dell.thanks

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Re: a dvd burning problem

Postby Ian on Sun Jan 24, 2010 9:19 pm

What you're saying is that the drive doesn't know that there's a disc in it?

What is on the disc? Movie? Data? Also, is it a recordable disc?

Can your new Dell read it?
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Re: a dvd burning problem

Postby coonsanders on Sun Jan 24, 2010 9:41 pm

hay ian

its a movie on it well i made it myself from a video tape.im not sure if my newer dell can burn a dvd or not..

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Re: a dvd burning problem

Postby Ian on Sun Jan 24, 2010 10:54 pm

I would see if your new dell can read it. If not, its a bad disc.
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Re: a dvd burning problem

Postby coonsanders on Mon Jan 25, 2010 12:46 pm

hi
i saw a thread about this very problem but i didnt see any real answersw to it..it happens on other disks too.im not sure if my new computers drive can copy and burn dvds..it does for cds but im not sure about dvds.thanks

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Re: a dvd burning problem

Postby coonsanders on Mon Jan 25, 2010 4:06 pm

hi ian

ok an update...its a sony burner so i went to the sony website and did a test of the burner and its working a ok...the test used staples dvds and the dvd
master that i want to make a copy from is a maxell.so at this point its either the blank dvds or the software im using to acrually do the whole pro-
cess.im using cd burner xp or ashampoo either or..is there a better one than these 2?

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Re: a dvd burning problem

Postby Ian on Mon Jan 25, 2010 4:33 pm

cd burner xp can copy DVD's.
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Re: a dvd burning problem

Postby coonsanders on Mon Jan 25, 2010 4:51 pm

hi
it didnt seem to work for me...i got the "cant feel the dvd in the burner"message

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Re: a dvd burning problem

Postby coonsanders on Mon Jan 25, 2010 6:01 pm

hi
i made a dvd copy.thanks with cdburner xp..thanks

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