Having problems with your Dell Dimension 5100 (D51L1) PC Desktop ?

DVD Burner not see blank disk

\015 When I attempt to burn a DVD the drive is not seeing the blank disk. It tells me to put in blank disk.\015

Answers :

Delete LowerFilters/UpperFilters
\015\012Click Start, click Run, type regedit, and then click OK. Registry Editor starts.
Step 2: Delete the UpperFilters registry entry
1. In Registry Editor, expand My Computer, and then expand HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE.
2. Expand SYSTEM, and then expand CurrentControlSet.
3. Expand Control, and then expand Class.
4. Under Class, click {4D36E965-E325-11CE-BFC1-08002BE10318}.
5. In the right pane (topic area), click UpperFilters.
\015\012Note An UpperFilters.bak registry entry may also appear. To delete the UpperFilters registry entry, you must click UpperFilters and not UpperFilters.bak.
\015\0126. On the Edit menu, click Delete.
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