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Windows 7: Win7 seeing CD as Blank

04 Feb 2014   #1
jaimelynnhb

Windows 7 Professional 64 bit
 
 
Win7 seeing CD as Blank

I burned a CD using Corel Burn.Now and am able to view the data/files on the CD on a couple computers but my Win7 Laptop (Lenovo) is reading the CD as blank. What might I be doing wrong?


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04 Feb 2014   #2
ICIT2LOL

Desk1 7 Home Prem / Desk2 10 Pro / Main lap Asus ROG 10 Pro 2 laptop Toshiba 7 Pro Asus P2520 7 & 10
 
 

Hello and welcome Jaime one thing that strikes me is perhaps the file type is not being recognized, if it was burnt with Corel on the other machine maybe you need Corel on the laptop.

I am no expert but what I would be looking at.
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05 Feb 2014   #3
jumanji

Windows 7 Home Premium 32 bit
 
 

How sure are you that the optical drive in question is not faulty?

In case you are absolutely sure that the optical drive is not faulty, use a reputed brand CD-RW to burn the same data and try to read it on the optical drive for it can be a media-optical drive compatibility issue.
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