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Windows 7: Unable to format ?


28 Aug 2010   #1

Windows 7 64-Bit
 
 
Unable to format ?

I found some disks in my room with old music burned on them so i decided to format it so i can put new stuff on it. When i click for mat its goes for like 3 seconds and says "Unable to format disk".

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28 Aug 2010   #2

Win 8 Release candidate 8400
 
 

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by Jacobe View Post
I found some disks in my room with old music burned on them so i decided to format it so i can put new stuff on it. When i click for mat its goes for like 3 seconds and says "Unable to format disk".

Disks? Floppy, cd, dvd? R+ RW+? sometimes old floppies cant be reformatted


Ken
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28 Aug 2010   #3

Windows 7 64-Bit
 
 

its cd-r
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28 Aug 2010   #4

Win 7 Home Premium 64 Bit
 
 

erm cdr ??, you cant format the disc again , once its been recorded onto and the session "closed" its no use anymore (apart from getting the data obviously) I think CD-RW is rewriteable im not sure dont use em anymore
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02 Sep 2010   #5

Windows 7
 
 

dude yu can format only CD-RW/DVD-RW... in optical disc.. nothing else can be formatted...
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