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Formatting Confusion


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#1 NyteHawke

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Posted 04 January 2007 - 01:18 AM

Ok here is the thing. I got my computer back in October of last year. When I got the computer I noticed I could work with cds that were already formated but for some reason I can not format new cds. Nero tells me that the disk is either damaged or not compatable. Now when I use the windows burning I have no problems.

Now if it is software here is the other confusing part of this whole deal. I have also tried Roxio cd/dvd burning and gotten the same error. I got in touch with my manufacturer and spoke to them about it and they sent me a new drive which is still giving me an issue. So I know it is not the drive, but why would I use two different programs and get the same issue? Would anyone know a good user friendly program that would work better

I have windows xp pro
1 gig of ram
and a 1.6 duo processor...

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Posted 04 January 2007 - 12:33 PM

Are you using rewriteable media? That is the only type that I'm aware of that can be formatted.

What are you trying to do with these disks?

Edited by dc3, 04 January 2007 - 12:35 PM.

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