My DVD+RW drive does not recognize DVD+RWs. 0_o

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  1. cheater87

    cheater87 Registered Member

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    It recognizes CDRs but not DVD+RWs. Why is thiso_O
     
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    Sometimes cd/dvd burners are picky about which media they like. Have you tried another brand of DVD?

    You may also look for new firmware for your burner which may correct the problem.
     
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    Where can I get a firmware update for it? Also there goes 20 bucks on those DVD RWs. :(
     
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    You should be able to decipher whether she's up to date on forum.rpc1.org.

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    How can I find out who makes it? I can't find any name on the DVD drive.
     
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    What's Device Manager list'er as?
     
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    cheater87 Registered Member

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    What do u mean by that?
     
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    Runbox: devmgmt.msc Dbl-clk the appropriate drive.
     
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    cheater87 Registered Member

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    Its an SDVD8820
     
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