dvd rw

  sadie2 15:04 14 Jun 2006
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hi can any one help im trying to copy some music on to disc but my dvd can not read the blank disc any help thanks

  vinnyT 15:14 14 Jun 2006

It may be just that disk, or it maybe that your dvd dosn't support that brand of disk. Take a look at the website of the sware you're using (Nero, etc) there maybe an update which adds support for this disk.

Worst case senario, is that the write, as opposed to the read, laser has been damaged, nowt you can do in this case.

Hope this helps.

  sadie2 15:22 14 Jun 2006

it reads dvd and music discs

  wjrt 15:36 14 Jun 2006

check your documentation to find out which type of DVD your drive can use . my drive for instance will read all media but will write to DVD+R and DVD+RW but not to DVD-R or DVD-RW

  BurrWalnut 15:40 14 Jun 2006

Am I correct in thinking you have put music (MP3/WMA included) on a DVD and it won't play back on your domestic DVD player?

If so, it's probably because you have to have a newish DVD player to play it on. Until recently only CD-R/RW music could be played on domestic players.

  sadie2 16:10 14 Jun 2006

the dvd rw is not reading the blank disc i put in so i can not down load any thing on to it it just tells me to insert blank disc

  Fruit Bat /\0/\ 16:26 14 Jun 2006

First of all is it a DVD writer not a DVDrom Ddrive?

Second windows will not recognise a blank DVD, you need a DVD burning program such as Nero.

  sadie2 16:52 14 Jun 2006

can i down load nero for free or do i need to buy a disc

  Fruit Bat /\0/\ 17:04 14 Jun 2006

DeepBurner Free 1.8 click here

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