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Windows 7: Old CD's from XP is not working in Win 7

13 Jan 2012   #1
Eontraveler

Windows 7 Ultimate x64
 
 
Old CD's from XP is not working in Win 7

Why is the CD I have created in my old XP not working in the new Win 7 .
Same hardware and PC as before.


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13 Jan 2012   #2
DeaconFrost

Windows 7 Ultimate x64 SP1
 
 

How was the disc burned....what program was used?
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13 Jan 2012   #3
Eontraveler

Windows 7 Ultimate x64
 
 
Just Windows own

I used XP file manager and burne from there.
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13 Jan 2012   #4
DeaconFrost

Windows 7 Ultimate x64 SP1
 
 

That could be the issue. The built-in app, especially from XP wasn't very reliable, and caused many issues like this. You might want to virtualize a copy of XP just to get the contents off those discs, and then burn using something better, like CDBurnerXP or ImgBurn.
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