new sony dvd writer wont burn to dvds

  clayton 20:23 23 Oct 2003
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I have just purchased a sony dru-510a dvd writer & cant get it to burn to dvds, cdrs are ok, i use nero software but when i try to burn the button is grayed out any ideas ??? the drive is set as slave on ide 2

  bremner 20:24 23 Oct 2003

What version of Nero are you using?

  clayton 20:39 23 Oct 2003

version 6 even gone back to 5

  clayton 17:16 24 Oct 2003

^

  SGT BARNES 17:22 24 Oct 2003

have you told nero that the dvd drive is there , i think theres an option to rescan ide channels or something like that so nero knows its there.

i may be wrong , but i'm sure the option is in one of the menus

  kinger 22:08 24 Oct 2003

...programs, Nero, Nero Toolkit, Nero InfoTool.

This re-reads all connected drives.

Once it knows your new drive exists, it'll place it in the 'recorder' menu so as you can select it under 'Choose recorder'.

  SGT BARNES 22:41 24 Oct 2003

cheers KINGER , i knew it was somewhere

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