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Old 05-19-2005, 02:09 PM   #1 (permalink)
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Whenever I try to burn a cd in media player it says that no cd burner is detected? How can I get my drive working correctly again??
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Does Windows see the CD-RW? Can you use other software to burn cd's? Or is it just Media Player?
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I sometimes use Nero... i dont know if its free or not but it was on my pc when my cousin built it.... google nero... what version of MS media you got??
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check settings in mp, make it your default if u have more then one burnng software installed..
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Old 05-19-2005, 09:14 PM   #5 (permalink)
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This has happened to me too. I think that after long periods of use, drives simply get worn out. On my old one, i would often have to restart my comp several times just to be able to read a CD, let alone burn one
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