CD/DVD Burner Technical Query

  Pillo 20:37 12 Feb 2006
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Is it possible for a faulty DVD burner to burn DVDs OK but not CDs?

  SG Atlantis® 20:38 12 Feb 2006

anything's possible.

care to elaborate?

  Pillo 20:42 12 Feb 2006

Not much more to say really. Got a burner which burns DVDs OK but CD burns abort just after starting. Using WinXP and Nero. I want to know if it's definitely a S/W problem or if it's possibly a faulty burner.

  SG Atlantis® 20:44 12 Feb 2006

It's more possibly a software or media problem.

  Pillo 20:46 12 Feb 2006

That's what I thought, but I'm not sure if the burner has separate circuitry/lasers for CD and DVD.

  stalion 20:50 12 Feb 2006

had the same problem about three months ago cd/dvd burner was faulty

  Pillo 20:53 12 Feb 2006

Thanks for that. That's answered my question really.
Thanks to you too, SG Atlantis.

  stalion 20:54 12 Feb 2006

I purchased one of these from pc world about £39
it's a good buy click here

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