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Old 08-15-2007, 06:32 PM   #1 (permalink)
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Default DVD Burner Installed but wont let me burn

My computer says that I need to connect a DVD burner or what not to my computer even though it is already connected.

I just recently messed up my computer and I think its some drivers issues.

I have the Sony DW-G120A DVD BURNER and my computer is not recognizing it.

What do I do?

I tried updating the driver and it says its already up to date.

But the Driver it says this.....

Shot at 2007-08-16

Not a DVD Burner Driver.... what can i do to fix this?

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Old 08-15-2007, 07:47 PM   #2 (permalink)
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Default Re: DVD Burner Installed but wont let me burn

Be careful not to double post. This will make a lot of people unhappy and not want to respond to your question.

As for the your dvd drive problem; it sounds like a vista compatibility issue. If it previously worked I would try completely uninstalling the device and then reinstalling the driver manually via the link on your other post. If it has never worked, I suggest checking its compatibility with Vista.


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Seriously, WTF. I thought I answered this here.

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