"I had just put in a brand new balnk DVD the same kind that I had been using all along so I knew it was the disk, I even tried several other blank DVD's, Nothing. I opened up propertied to and noticed that the D:/ is reading the disck as CD. and it's reading the disk as 0 bytes available and 0bytes used."
Oh, then I misunderstood you. If you want to obtain information on CD or DVD media, you should not trust Windows' properties, you should use Nero's Disc Info.