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#1 Ed Bergman

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Posted 09 May 2011 - 08:04 PM

I have recently bought a SAMSUNG SH-S223C DVD-RAM that is driving me nuts.

In the day I got it I burned a LG DVD-R and it seemed to work fine.

But, a few days later, I bought this pack of 30 HP DVD-R and problems started to show. Burned 4 DVDs and, for all of them, I got a "verification failed" message at the end. I thought it could be the media. So, I tried to burn an ISO image file to a SONY CD-R and got a curious "Disc not present" message.

Before trying to return it I have to be sure it is not a OS or Motherboard issue.

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- It reads any CD/DVD fine.

- OS is Win XP SP2 (it's an old desktop).

- I'm using NERO 6.6.

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Posted 09 May 2011 - 08:06 PM

Windows XP 5.1
IA32
WinAspi: -
ahead WinASPI: File 'C:\Program Files\Ahead\Nero\Wnaspi32.dll': Ver=2.0.1.74, size=164112 bytes, created 26/10/2004 12:35:32
Nero Version: 6.6.0.15
Internal Version: 6, 6, 0, 15i
(Nero Express)
Recorder: <TSSTcorp CDDVDW SH-S223C>Version: SB06 - HA 1 TA 1 - 6.6.0.15
Adapter driver: <atapi> HA 1
Drive buffer : 1536kB
Bus Type : via Inquiry data (1) -> ATAPI, detected: ATAPI
Connected to MMC as unknown drive with class-nr : 1
Drive is autodetected - recorder class: Std. MMC recorder
CD-ROM: <TSSTcorp CDDVDW SH-S223C >Version: SB06 - HA 1 TA 1 - 6.6.0.15
Adapter driver: <atapi> HA 1

=== Scsi-Device-Map ===
CdRomPeripheral : TSSTcorp CDDVDW SH-S223C atapi Port 1 ID 1 DMA: On
DiskPeripheral : ST380011A atapi Port 3 ID 0 DMA: Off

=== CDRom-Device-Map ===
TSSTcorp CDDVDW SH-S223C D: CDRom0
=======================

AutoRun : 1
Excluded drive IDs:
WriteBufferSize: 83886080 (0) Byte
ShowDrvBufStat : 0
BUFE : 0
Physical memory : 1471MB (1506604kB)
Free physical memory: 956MB (979952kB)
Memory in use : 34 %
Uncached PFiles: 0x0
Use Inquiry : 1
Global Bus Type: default (0)
Check supported media : Disabled (0)

4.5.2011
ISO compilation
21:52:47 #1 Text 0 File Isodoc.cpp, Line 6314
Iso document burn settings
------------------------------------------
Determine maximum speed : FALSE
Simulate : FALSE
Write : TRUE
Finalize CD : TRUE
Multisession : FALSE
Burning mode : DAO
Mode : 1
ISO Level : 1 (Max. of 11 = 8 + 3 char)
Character set : ISO 9660
Joliet : TRUE
Allow pathdepth more than 8 directories : TRUE
Allow more than 255 characters in path : FALSE
Write ISO9660 ;1 file extensions : TRUE

21:52:47 #2 Text 0 File Reader.cpp, Line 127
Reader running

21:52:47 #3 Text 0 File Writer.cpp, Line 122
Writer TSSTcorp CDDVDW SH-S223C running

21:52:47 #4 ISO9660GEN -11 File geniso.cpp, Line 3309
First writeable address = 0 (0x00000000)

21:52:47 #5 Text 0 File Burncd.cpp, Line 3231
Turn on Disc-At-Once, using DVD media

21:52:48 #6 Text 0 File DlgWaitCD.cpp, Line 269
Last possible write address on media: 2298495 (510:46.45, 4489MB)
Last address to be written: 2213583 (491:54.33, 4323MB)

21:52:48 #7 Text 0 File DlgWaitCD.cpp, Line 281
Write in overburning mode: NO (enabled: CD)

21:52:48 #8 Text 0 File DlgWaitCD.cpp, Line 2477
Recorder: TSSTcorp CDDVDW SH-S223C, Media type: DVD-R
Disc Manufacturer: CMC MA - G. AM3
Disc Application Code: 64, Disc Physical Code: 193

21:52:48 #9 Text 0 File DlgWaitCD.cpp, Line 447
>>> Protocol of DlgWaitCD activities: <<<
=========================================

21:52:48 #10 Text 0 File ThreadedTransferInterface.cpp, Line 830
Setup items (after recorder preparation)
0: TRM_DATA_MODE1 ()
2 indices, index0 (150) not provided
original disc pos #0 + 2213584 (2213584) = #2213584/491:54.34
relocatable, disc pos for caching/writing not required/ required, no patch infos
-> TRM_DATA_MODE1, 2048, config 0, wanted index0 0 blocks, length 2213584 blocks [TSSTcorp CDDVDW SH-S223C]
--------------------------------------------------------------

21:52:48 #11 Text 0 File ThreadedTransferInterface.cpp, Line 1043
Prepare recorder [TSSTcorp CDDVDW SH-S223C] for write in CUE-sheet-DAO
DAO infos:
==========
MCN: ""
TOCType: 0x00; Session Closed, disc fixated
Tracks 1 to 1:
1: TRM_DATA_MODE1, 2048/0x00, FilePos 0 0 4533420032, ISRC ""
DAO layout:
===========
__Start_|____Track_|_Idx_|_CtrlAdr_|_RecDep__________
0 | lead-in | 0 | 0x41 | 0x00
0 | 1 | 0 | 0x41 | 0x00
0 | 1 | 1 | 0x41 | 0x00
2213584 | lead-out | 1 | 0x41 | 0x00

21:52:48 #12 Phase 24 File dlgbrnst.cpp, Line 1832
Caching of files started

21:53:20 #13 Text 0 File Burncd.cpp, Line 4116
Cache writing successful.

21:53:20 #14 Phase 25 File dlgbrnst.cpp, Line 1832
Caching of files completed

21:53:20 #15 Phase 36 File dlgbrnst.cpp, Line 1832
Burn process started at 8x (11.080 KB/s)

21:53:20 #16 Text 0 File ThreadedTransferInterface.cpp, Line 2643
Verifying disc position of item 0 (relocatable, disc pos, no patch infos, orig at #0): write at #0

21:53:20 #17 Text 0 File DVDR.cpp, Line 2359
Recording mode: Sequential Recording Mode

21:53:20 #18 Text 0 File Mmc.cpp, Line 21667
Set BUFE: Super Link -> ON

21:53:20 #19 Text 0 File DVDR.cpp, Line 2513
Start write address at LBA 0
DVD high compatibility mode: Yes

21:53:20 #20 Text 0 File Cdrdrv.cpp, Line 8821
---- DVD Structure: Physical Format Information (00h) ----
Layer: 0, Address: 0 (0 h), AGID: 0; Length: 2050
Book Type: DVD-R (2), Part Version: 5
Disc Size: 120 mm, Maximum Rate: <not specified> (F h)
Number of Layers: 1, Track Path: Parallel Track Path (PTP), Layer Type: recordable
Linear Density: 0,267 um/bit, Track Density: 0,74 um/track
Starting Physical Sector Number of Data Area: 30000 h (DVD-ROM, DVD-R/-RW, DVD+R/+RW)
End Physical Sector Number of Data Area: 0 h
End Sector Number in Layer 0: 0 h (LBN: FFFD0000 h, 4193920 MB)
Data in Burst Cutting Area (BCA) does not exist
Start sector number of the current Border-Out: 0 h
Start sector number of the next Border-In: 0 h
Media Specific [16..63]:
00 60 00 10 20 30 40 50 - 00 00 00 21 00 00 00 00 .`...0@P...!....
00 00 00 00 00 00 00 00 - 00 00 00 00 00 00 00 00 ................
00 00 00 00 00 00 00 00 - 00 00 00 00 00 00 00 00 ................

21:54:22 #21 Text 0 File Cdrdrv.cpp, Line 1288
21:54:22.453 - TSSTcorp CDDVDW SH-S223C\H1 T1 : Queue again later

21:54:30 #22 Text 0 File Cdrdrv.cpp, Line 1288
21:54:30.859 - TSSTcorp CDDVDW SH-S223C\H1 T1 : Queue again later

21:54:32 #23 Text 0 File Cdrdrv.cpp, Line 1288
21:54:32.562 - TSSTcorp CDDVDW SH-S223C\H1 T1 : Queue again later

21:54:34 #24 Text 0 File Cdrdrv.cpp, Line 1288
21:54:34.484 - TSSTcorp CDDVDW SH-S223C\H1 T1 : Queue again later

21:54:37 #25 Text 0 File Cdrdrv.cpp, Line 1288
21:54:37.875 - TSSTcorp CDDVDW SH-S223C\H1 T1 : Queue again later

21:54:39 #26 Text 0 File Cdrdrv.cpp, Line 1288
21:54:39.593 - TSSTcorp CDDVDW SH-S223C\H1 T1 : Queue again later

21:54:41 #27 Text 0 File Cdrdrv.cpp, Line 1288
21:54:41.312 - TSSTcorp CDDVDW SH-S223C\H1 T1 : Queue again later

21:54:45 #28 Text 0 File Cdrdrv.cpp, Line 1288
21:54:45.562 - TSSTcorp CDDVDW SH-S223C\H1 T1 : Queue again later

21:54:47 #29 Text 0 File Cdrdrv.cpp, Line 1288
21:54:47.328 - TSSTcorp CDDVDW SH-S223C\H1 T1 : Queue again later

21:54:48 #30 Text 0 File Cdrdrv.cpp, Line 1288
21:54:48.937 - TSSTcorp CDDVDW SH-S223C\H1 T1 : Queue again later

21:54:53 #31 Text 0 File Cdrdrv.cpp, Line 1288
21:54:53.046 - TSSTcorp CDDVDW SH-S223C\H1 T1 : Queue again later

22:17:02 #32 Text 0 File WriterStatus.cpp, Line 116
<TSSTcorp CDDVDW SH-S223C > start writing Lead-Out at LBA 2213584 (21C6D0h), lenght 0 blocks

22:17:02 #33 Text 0 File ThreadedTransfer.cpp, Line 228
all writers idle, stopping conversion

22:17:02 #34 Text 0 File DVDR.cpp, Line 2751
EndDAO: Last written address was 2213583

22:17:23 #35 Phase 37 File dlgbrnst.cpp, Line 1832
Burn process completed successfully at 8x (11.080 KB/s)

22:17:23 #36 Phase 78 File dlgbrnst.cpp, Line 1832
Data verification started

22:33:39 #37 SectorVerify 11 File Cdrdrv.cpp, Line 9852
Sector 1594756 on disc has different content to source

22:33:39 #38 SectorVerify 11 File Cdrdrv.cpp, Line 9852
Sector 1620437 on disc has different content to source

22:33:54 #39 SectorVerify 11 File Cdrdrv.cpp, Line 9852
Sector 1620522 on disc has different content to source

22:34:55 #40 SectorVerify 11 File Cdrdrv.cpp, Line 9852
Sector 1644596 on disc has different content to source

22:39:49 #41 SectorVerify 11 File Cdrdrv.cpp, Line 9852
Sector 1743316 on disc has different content to source

22:39:53 #42 Text 0 File ThreadedTransfer.cpp, Line 228
all writers idle, stopping conversion

22:39:53 #43 SectorVerify 11 File Cdrdrv.cpp, Line 9852
Sector 2208877 on disc has different content to source

22:39:53 #44 Phase 81 File dlgbrnst.cpp, Line 1832
Data verification failed


Existing drivers:
File 'Drivers\CDRALW2K.SYS': Ver=8.0.0.212 , size=9464 bytes, created 19/10/2007 21:56:12
File 'Drivers\PXHELP20.SYS': Ver=3.00.83a, size=44944 bytes, created 16/6/2008 07:00:00 (Prassi/Veritas driver for win 2K)
File 'Drivers\atapi.sys': Ver=5.1.2600.2180 (xpsp_sp2_rtm.040803-2158), size=95360 bytes, created 4/8/2004 07:00:00 (Adapter driver for rec)

Registry Keys:
HKLM\Software\Microsoft\Windows NT\CurrentVersion\WinLogon\AllocateCDROMs : 0 (Security Option)

Edited by Ed Bergman, 09 May 2011 - 08:13 PM.


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Posted 09 May 2011 - 08:07 PM

Windows XP 5.1
IA32
WinAspi: -
ahead WinASPI: File 'C:\Program Files\Ahead\nero\Wnaspi32.dll': Ver=2.0.1.74, size=164112 bytes, created 26/10/2004 12:35:32
Nero Version: 6.6.0.15
Internal Version: 6, 6, 0, 15i
(Nero Express)
Recorder: <TSSTcorp CDDVDW SH-S223C>Version: SB06 - HA 1 TA 1 - 6.6.0.15
Adapter driver: <atapi> HA 1
Drive buffer : 1536kB
Bus Type : via Inquiry data (1) -> ATAPI, detected: ATAPI
Connected to MMC as unknown drive with class-nr : 1
Drive is autodetected - recorder class: Std. MMC recorder
CD-ROM: <TSSTcorp CDDVDW SH-S223C >Version: SB06 - HA 1 TA 1 - 6.6.0.15
Adapter driver: <atapi> HA 1

=== Scsi-Device-Map ===
CdRomPeripheral : TSSTcorp CDDVDW SH-S223C atapi Port 1 ID 1 DMA: On
DiskPeripheral : ST380011A atapi Port 3 ID 0 DMA: Off

=== CDRom-Device-Map ===
TSSTcorp CDDVDW SH-S223C D: CDRom0
=======================

AutoRun : 1
Excluded drive IDs:
WriteBufferSize: 83886080 (0) Byte
ShowDrvBufStat : 0
BUFE : 0
Physical memory : 1471MB (1506604kB)
Free physical memory: 978MB (1002256kB)
Memory in use : 33 %
Uncached PFiles: 0x0
Use Inquiry : 1
Global Bus Type: default (0)
Check supported media : Disabled (0)

7.5.2011
CD Image
22:15:53 #1 Text 0 File Burncd.cpp, Line 2946
TSSTcorp CDDVDW SH-S223C
Super Link activated

22:15:53 #2 Text 0 File Reader.cpp, Line 127
Reader running

22:15:53 #3 Text 0 File Burncd.cpp, Line 3231
Turn on Disc-At-Once, using CD-R/RW media

22:15:54 #4 Text 0 File DlgWaitCD.cpp, Line 269
Last possible write address on media: 359848 ( 79:59.73)
Last address to be written: 303855 ( 67:33.30)

22:15:54 #5 Text 0 File DlgWaitCD.cpp, Line 281
Write in overburning mode: NO (enabled: CD)

22:15:54 #6 Text 0 File DlgWaitCD.cpp, Line 2477
Recorder: TSSTcorp CDDVDW SH-S223C;
CDR code: 00 97 22 67; OSJ entry from: Daxon Technology, Inc.
ATIP Data:
Special Info [hex] 1: D0 00 A0, 2: 61 16 43 (LI 97:22.67), 3: 4F 3B 4A (LO 79:59.74)
Additional Info [hex] 1: 00 00 00 (invalid), 2: 00 00 00 (invalid), 3: 00 00 00 (invalid)

22:15:54 #7 Text 0 File DlgWaitCD.cpp, Line 447
>>> Protocol of DlgWaitCD activities: <<<
=========================================

22:15:54 #8 Text 0 File ThreadedTransferInterface.cpp, Line 830
Setup items (after recorder preparation)
0: TRM_DATA_MODE1 (2 - CD-ROM Mode 1, ISO 9660)
2 indices, index0 (150) not provided
original disc pos #0 + 303856 (303856) = #303856/67:31.31
relocatable, disc pos for caching/writing not required/not required, patch infos
-> TRM_DATA_MODE1, 2048, config 0, wanted index0 0 blocks, length 303856 blocks [TSSTcorp CDDVDW SH-S223C]
--------------------------------------------------------------

22:15:54 #9 Text 0 File ThreadedTransferInterface.cpp, Line 1043
Prepare recorder [TSSTcorp CDDVDW SH-S223C] for write in CUE-sheet-DAO
DAO infos:
==========
MCN: ""
TOCType: 0x00; Session Closed, disc fixated
Tracks 1 to 1:
1: TRM_DATA_MODE1, 2048/0x00, FilePos 0 307200 622604288, ISRC ""
DAO layout:
===========
__Start_|____Track_|_Idx_|_CtrlAdr_|_RecDep__________
-150 | lead-in | 0 | 0x41 | 0x00
-150 | 1 | 0 | 0x41 | 0x00
0 | 1 | 1 | 0x41 | 0x00
303856 | lead-out | 1 | 0x41 | 0x00

22:15:54 #10 Phase 24 File dlgbrnst.cpp, Line 1832
Caching of files started

22:15:54 #11 Text 0 File Burncd.cpp, Line 4116
Cache writing successful.

22:15:54 #12 Phase 25 File dlgbrnst.cpp, Line 1832
Caching of files completed

22:15:54 #13 Phase 36 File dlgbrnst.cpp, Line 1832
Burn process started at 32x (4.800 KB/s)

22:15:54 #14 Text 0 File ThreadedTransferInterface.cpp, Line 2643
Verifying disc position of item 0 (relocatable, no disc pos, patch infos, orig at #0): write at #0

22:15:54 #15 Text 0 File Mmc.cpp, Line 16887
StartDAO : CD-Text - Off

22:15:54 #16 Text 0 File Mmc.cpp, Line 21667
Set BUFE: Super Link -> ON

22:15:54 #17 SCSI -1080 File Cdrdrv.cpp, Line 1182
SCSI Exec, HA 1, TA 1, LUN 0, buffer 0x038D4A00
Status: 0x04 (0x01, SCSI_ERR)
HA-Status 0x00 (0x00, OK)
TA-Status 0x02 (0x01, SCSI_TASTATUS_CHKCOND)
Sense Key: 0x02 (KEY_NOT_READY)
Sense Code: 0x3A
Sense Qual: 0x00
CDB Data: 0x5D 0x00 0x00 0x00 0x00 0x00 0x00 0x00 0x20 0x00 0x00 0x00
Sense Data: 0x70 0x00 0x02 0x00 0x00 0x00 0x00 0x0A
0x00 0x00 0x00 0x00 0x3A 0x00

22:15:54 #18 Text 0 File Mmc.cpp, Line 17174
CueData, Len=32
41 00 00 14 00 00 00 00
41 01 00 10 00 00 00 00
41 01 01 10 00 00 02 00
41 aa 01 14 00 43 21 1f

22:15:54 #19 CDR -1080 File ThreadedTransferInterface.cpp, Line 1763
Disc not present

22:15:54 #20 TRANSFER -27 File ThreadedTransferInterface.cpp, Line 1763
Could not perform start of Disc-at-once

22:15:54 #21 Phase 38 File dlgbrnst.cpp, Line 1832
Burn process failed at 32x (4.800 KB/s)


Existing drivers:
File 'Drivers\CDRALW2K.SYS': Ver=8.0.0.212 , size=9464 bytes, created 19/10/2007 21:56:12
File 'Drivers\PXHELP20.SYS': Ver=3.00.83a, size=44944 bytes, created 16/6/2008 07:00:00 (Prassi/Veritas driver for win 2K)
File 'Drivers\atapi.sys': Ver=5.1.2600.2180 (xpsp_sp2_rtm.040803-2158), size=95360 bytes, created 4/8/2004 07:00:00 (Adapter driver for rec)

Registry Keys:
HKLM\Software\Microsoft\Windows NT\CurrentVersion\WinLogon\AllocateCDROMs : 0 (Security Option)

Edited by Ed Bergman, 09 May 2011 - 08:14 PM.


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Posted 09 May 2011 - 08:45 PM

Let's look at the DVD problem first.

Verification is touch and go sometimes. Better: Go to Nero Toolkit> Discspeed> Scandisc. Scan the disk and check for bad sectors. Post your Disk Info/code as well if you post back.

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Posted 10 May 2011 - 02:14 AM

Starting file test
Files: 4597
Directories: 503
Size: 4316 MB
Errors: 0
Speed: 4.7 X (6353 KB/sec)
File test completed
Starting surface scan
Good: 100.00 %
Damaged: 0.00 %
Unreadable: 0.00 %
Surface scan completed


To my surprise, everything seems ok. I don't understand the reason of so many "disc has different content to source" msgs during the burning process. Anyways...

Now we'll have to figure why NERO can't detect the CD-R in the drive (during the burning process of an ISO image). Well, if it is really a NERO problem.

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Posted 10 May 2011 - 04:56 AM

What was the media code of those HP discs?
What was you burn speed?
Does the drive read any CDs at all?

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Posted 10 May 2011 - 04:54 PM

Accordingly to NERO's Disc Info, it's a CMC MAG, AM3. It was burned at 8x, out of 16x.

(The first log I've posted refers to the DVD burning. The second one to the CD burning attempt.)

I'm confused about the DMA Mode. During the boot routine, in the "ATA(PI) Devices" list, it's indicated "OFF" (Not Avaliable) only to the DVD-RAM. NERO says the DVD DMA Mode is on, unlike the HD's, which is off (please, check my second post).

How reliable are those NERO ToolBox utilities?

Edited by Ed Bergman, 10 May 2011 - 07:59 PM.


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Posted 11 May 2011 - 03:11 PM

You can check the DMA status and setting in Device Manager.

Start/Run...type devmgmt.msc and hit Enter.

Scroll down to IDE/ATAPI Controllers.

If PATA/IDE connection...click the appropriate Primary IDE, Secondary IDE, or SATA controller.

Click Advanced Settings, set Transfer Mode to DMA If Available for all devices reflected.

I use Nero, but I don't use it to burn .iso images...you might try Active@ ISO Burner - http://www.ntfs.com/iso_burner_free.htm .

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Posted 11 May 2011 - 09:12 PM

I don't know what's wrong with this computer...

First of all, there's not a SATA Controller in the Device Manager!

Sometimes, during the Boot, it says that there's a DMA Mode active for the DVD-RAM. Sometimes, not.

I really can't record an ISO image to a CD-R. I've tried with NERO, UltraISO and the Active@ISOBurner you've suggested. They all say they can't perform Disc-at-Once and, more important, that the disc is not present.

You sure it's not a hardware problem?

Edited by Ed Bergman, 11 May 2011 - 09:13 PM.


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Posted 11 May 2011 - 10:14 PM

Ok. So no SATA means it is PATA.

Please follow Louis`s instructions using that info and looking only for PATA as he described.

One other question. Is the SAMSUNG SH-S223C connected directly to the motherboard?

Edited by ThunderZ, 11 May 2011 - 10:23 PM.


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Posted 14 May 2011 - 06:31 PM

No, it's definitely SATA, but I can't see the respective controller in the Control Panel. For some reason Windows is seeing SATA as IDE.

The HD/IDE is my Primary Master.
The DVD-RAM/SATA is the Fourth Slave.

Basically, there are two Primary IDE and Secondary IDE controllers. For all of them "DMA If Avaliable" is already selected. For one of the Primary IDE, Channel 0 shows "Mode PIO" as the "Actual Transfer Mode".

What I want you guys to understand is that, whenever I turn the PC on, the configuration shown during the boot sequence keeps changing. Sometimes I get UDMA 4 for the DVD-RAM, UDMA 2, PIO 4 or PIO 0. Same thing for the HD. For the record, I'm obviously not modifying them.

Something is very wrong with this computer...

Edited by Ed Bergman, 14 May 2011 - 07:33 PM.


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Posted 17 May 2011 - 03:59 PM

I've just checked the DVD-R for errors with DVDInfoPro. It also said the surface/data is ok.

Anyhow, I still can't burn an ISO image to a CD-R using NERO or any other ISO burner software. Will I be able to do it if I fix the DMA Mode problem? Could that be cause of NERO's inability to recognize blank CD-R's?

Also, I haven't informed that I have less than 3GB left in my HD. Does that make any difference?

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Posted 18 May 2011 - 03:40 PM

Windows cannot operate properly without a minimum percentage of free space on the Windows partition. I've run mine as low as 12%, but would not expect anything lower to be problem-free.

Appears to me that what you posted as a hardware problem revolving around an optical drive...is an O/S problem relating to lack of free space.

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Posted 18 May 2011 - 06:40 PM

I've googled this DVD-RAM. It appears that many people had lots of different problems with this same Samsung model.

I'm managing to burn DVD's fine. Why my lack of HD space would only affect the burning of CD's?

Edited by Ed Bergman, 18 May 2011 - 06:44 PM.


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Posted 25 May 2011 - 12:55 AM

I have freed more than 12GB in HD space and the problem persists.

As for the ISO file, I've downloaded it again and checked with Winrar and it seems fine. No corrupted file errors.

Any other ideas...?

Edited by Ed Bergman, 25 May 2011 - 03:22 PM.





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