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Burning CD-R I can't seem to burn files onto the CD-R disk. I keep getting message that it already been used,when it has nothing on it. I use the Windows XP burner program. What is wrong?What can i do to fix this?


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Sometime if you start to burn and stop the process you think nothing should have been burned onto the disc...nay - it will read that as used.
In some cases your drive itself may not like the brand of cdr you choose and just refuse to burn. In this instance, it usually give you an I don't see it type error,
The one thing that will work out better for you is to use the program that came with the CD burner, most of the time it is a version of ROXIO, NERO, SONY...
If you don't have any of those programs available- identify the brand and model of burner in the device manage and you can get burning software from the manufacturer's site.
If I knew what model it is I could look it up for you.
Hope this helped clear some things up for you,
good luck, please leave a rating, thank you kindly
Windows Xp don't have its own CD burner. if you mean Roxio, that is 3 party CD burner.
\015\012try a different CD. some time the CD burner detect some smudge at the beginning area, then it tell you the CD is NG.
\015\012Try to clean the CD with CD cleaner and clean the CD also.
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\015\012Some time I have to go through 2-3 CD in order to find one that will work.
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