dvd rewriter wont write cds

  gob14 12:35 21 Aug 2006
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have just reinstalled windows and all my apps and burnt a couple of dvd s fine but tried burning audio cd today and it just sits there trying to write lead in. iv let it get to 27 mins then tried cancelling but had to end nero in task manager .can any one please help

  ade.h 13:12 21 Aug 2006

Does this happen with all burn software or just Nero?
Does it happen with all CD-Rs or just certain brands?
If you can discover the answers to those questions, you'll likely be able to discover the real cause.

  gob14 13:20 21 Aug 2006

only have nero 7 n one type of cdr, thing is they all used to work before reinstall and it burns dvd s fine using nero

  ade.h 13:44 21 Aug 2006

You have XP, right? If so, you're not restricted to Nero 7, because you have a version of Roxio that is part of XP. Try it. At least your comment to the effect that the same discs used to work suggests a software or driver issue.

  gob14 13:50 21 Aug 2006

yeah i have xp pro.im at work so cant check right now but will latter. like i said same dics and same version of nero used to work fine thats whats so confusing

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