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Windows 7: CD/DVD Writer/Reader won't burn CDs/DVDs

18 Jun 2014   #1

Windows 8.1 Pro with classic shell.
CD/DVD Writer/Reader won't burn CDs/DVDs

Hello I have been meaning to post this for awhile ok so. I would like to have a fully functional DVD/CD burner but it never seems to work when I want to burn something but that here is proving to be difficult is some information on my Drive

My System SpecsSystem Spec
19 Jun 2014   #2

Windows 10 64 bit

What error, if any, do you get when you try to burn a disc? Does it read discs OK?

What is the status of the drive in the Device Manager? Does it show as working OK or does it have an error code.

What burning program(s) are you using?
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 CD/DVD Writer/Reader won't burn CDs/DVDs

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