slow down my cd-rw drive

  denis93c 23:54 08 Jan 2004
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how can i slow down my cd-rw drive,it is running to fast,therefore i cannot load software into my pc.
i have windows xp and an aopen cd-rw drive.

  smegs 00:31 09 Jan 2004

denis93c, what do U mean it's running to fast? R U sure it's the cdrw and not the Software disk? I think U can only slow it down when Ur writing to disk.

  hugh-265156 00:52 09 Jan 2004

click here

nero6 also has this feature.

  Gaz 25 00:57 09 Jan 2004

Too fast... LOL

  Stuartli 09:08 09 Jan 2004

Rewriters should be kept for their main purpose - burning..:-)

Use a CD or, preferably, DVD-ROM drive to listen to audio CDs, install software etc to extend the life of your rewriter as much as possible; they are not the most robust of devices at the best of times.

  Stuartli 13:53 09 Jan 2004

The CDSpeed utility in Nero can also be found under Programs>Ahead Nero >Toolkit for earlier versions of the software.

  Â ÑÌÇKÑÂMË 13:56 09 Jan 2004

The drive will only run at the desired speed of the disc needed at that time,the only way to alter the speed is when copying/writing cd media
i also have an Aopen cd/rw drive 48/12/50 and it runs ok.



Regards.

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