Back up disk problem

  nate54216 12:58 17 Feb 2006

When I try and burn my back up data on to CD/DVD each time I out the cd or dvd in it says please enter a blank dvd or cd. The CD/DVD that I have tried to use are brand new and sealed so I cant understand this. Can anyone help?

  rawprawn 13:03 17 Feb 2006

Right click on your CD drive choose Properties/Recording Tab, and make sure the box Enable recording on this drive is ticked.

  nate54216 13:13 17 Feb 2006

Thanks rawprawn, I'll try it now

  nate54216 13:25 17 Feb 2006

The box was already ticked when I checked, is there anything else I can try

  rawprawn 13:44 17 Feb 2006

Which backup system are you using?

  nate54216 13:49 17 Feb 2006

My back up is acer

  rawprawn 13:54 17 Feb 2006

I'm sorry I can't help, I know nothing of Acer. If you are running XP, have you tried it's own built in Backup System. It is available i both XP Pro and Home but it isn't obvious in Home and is not installed by default.
click here

  nate54216 13:56 17 Feb 2006

No problem rawprawn, I have XP home so I'll see what I can do do, thanks for your help anyway tho.

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