DVD+RW

  donta62 15:30 13 Mar 2009
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I recently had to reinstall my op/s windows xp.
Since then my d:drive (dvd/cd-rw)fails to recognise any dvd+rw discs,it worked okay beforehand.dvd+r&cds work fine.The drive is a NEC DVD+RW ND 1100A.
Anybody have any ideas to my problem.
D TAIT.

  BT 16:22 13 Mar 2009

You will need something like InCD to use RW discs

  Graphicool1 16:43 13 Mar 2009

You'll have to reinstall the drivers

  Graphicool1 17:00 13 Mar 2009

When you say "I recently had to reinstall my op/s windows xp." Do you mean reformat? What drive did you put the WinXP disk in to it?

  Deucalion 17:40 13 Mar 2009

I had to re-set my computer to the factory settings a while ago and I now have the same problem. I can use CD+RW, but the drive will not recognise any video discs and I can no longer use DVD+RWs. Like you, mine worked ok before. Because I've not had internet connection for a few months I haven't tried to fix the problem

  Fruit Bat /\0/\ 18:16 13 Mar 2009

Xp cannot write to DVDs you need third party software such as Nero.

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