CD drive won' t read created discs

  david-338461 10:57 18 May 2005

I have copied a CD Rom using both Nero and Clone (Nero as copy disc function). My drive reads the source disc OK and both programmes report a sucessful burn. However, my cd drive will not recognise the copies. They show up as blank discs.
I have tried both copies in another machine (CD reader only) and both read perfectly.

Any ideas out there as to why my CDRW won't recognise discs it has just created?

  Tonycablejr 11:02 18 May 2005

i have that problem with some discs as well.

it could be a driver problem or it could be you've got an old CD drive.

it might be time for a drive upgrade as thats what i had to do.

  david-338461 11:15 18 May 2005

The CDRW is on my Microstar laptop which is only 18 months old so, I'm hoping the drive is not on its way out

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