Jump to content


 


Register a free account to unlock additional features at BleepingComputer.com
Welcome to BleepingComputer, a free community where people like yourself come together to discuss and learn how to use their computers. Using the site is easy and fun. As a guest, you can browse and view the various discussions in the forums, but can not create a new topic or reply to an existing one unless you are logged in. Other benefits of registering an account are subscribing to topics and forums, creating a blog, and having no ads shown anywhere on the site.


Click here to Register a free account now! or read our Welcome Guide to learn how to use this site.

Photo

Dvd Drive Not Reading Any Blank Dvds Properly?


  • Please log in to reply
1 reply to this topic

#1 JustMcCollum

JustMcCollum

  • Members
  • 1 posts
  • OFFLINE
  •  
  • Local time:06:06 AM

Posted 25 August 2008 - 04:38 PM

I have a Memorex LightScribe Multi-Formatted DVD recorder and I am experiencing some difficulties with it. My DVD recorder can read DVD Applications and Movies, but cannot read Blank DVDs. When I insert a Blank DVD, it reads it as a CD. When I insert an application DVD, it reads it perfectly. In My Computer, it says Memorex DVD-Ram (E: But when I insert a Blank DVD, My Computer turns Memorex DVD-Ram (E: into CD Drive (E: Now, Apparently I have 2 CD Drives. I really want to burn a DVD project but my program has to scan for an appropriate DVD to burn the project onto. When I click my Memorex DVD recorder, it says "No appropriate disc was found". So, I cannot create or burn any DVDs. Everything else works fine in the DVD recorder except Blank DVDs. I have one of the world's best type of Blank DVD (Maxell DVD+Rs). Does the brand of DVDs have anything to do with this situation? Are there any drivers or any type of tool that could fix this? What can I do to solve this problem? Please help me! Thanks.

BC AdBot (Login to Remove)

 


#2 hamluis

hamluis

    Moderator


  • Moderator
  • 55,416 posts
  • OFFLINE
  •  
  • Gender:Male
  • Location:Killeen, TX
  • Local time:06:06 AM

Posted 25 August 2008 - 09:03 PM

Memorex what? What's the model?

Is your model supposed to be able to write to both DVD-R and DVD+R media?

Louis




0 user(s) are reading this topic

0 members, 0 guests, 0 anonymous users