Can the Samsung SH-202G/BEBN lightscribe?

I am a newbie to this site.

I would like to know if I can lightscribe a dvd with a dvd burner I just purchased that does not say it can lightscribe.

It is a Samsung 20x IDE drive in a Eaglebit enclosure with USB 2.0.

Thank you,
John

Welcome to CD Freaks, [B][I]jhedstro[/I][/B].

I suspect the answer to your question is no, but do you have a model number for the drive itself?

Here is the info on my burner…
Brand: SAMSUNG
Type: DVD Burner
Model: SH-202G/BEBN

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Specification:
Model
Brand: SAMSUNG
Type: DVD Burner
Model: SH-202G/BEBN
Performance

Cache: 2MB
WRITE Speed

DVD+R 20X
DVD+RW 8X
DVD-R 20X
DVD-RW 6X
CD-R 48X
CD-RW 32X
DVD+R DL 12X
DVD-R DL 12X
DVD-RAM 12X
READ Speed

DVD-ROM 16X
CD-ROM 48X
Physical Spec

Form Factor 5"
Panel Color Black
Configuration

Load Type Tray
Interface PATA
Features:

Eco-Product
Samsung develops technologies to design eco-products, excluding harmful materials to human body, such as Pb and halogen substances. Samsung does not use Pb ‘intentionally’ in soldering ODD drives and the effort for green environment is continuously working on.

Writemaster? Technology engine for the best performance

Speed Adjustment Technology
Intelligent detection of media type. Error-free reading of all media types, increases life of drive.

Double OPC Technology
Provides reliable, zero-error recording.

Tilt Actuator Compensation Technology
Improves recording capability on deformed media.

Magic Speed
Enables flexibility of drive operation, low noise mode, high-speed mode.

Buffer Under Run Free Technology
Prevents Buffer Under Run error, enabling high-speed writing of media.

Weight Balance System Technology
Mechanically designed for minimal vibration and noise.

Eco-Product
Minimum usage of environmentally harmful materials for green environment.

Firmware Live Update
Automatically upgrades the latest firmware version through Internet by continued support of newer media.

Large Capacity Writing (up to 8.5GB)
Samsung DVD Writer is able to write on Double Layer DVD, which consists with 2 writable layers. Which means you can write up to 8.5GB!

To my knowledge, no LightScribe on that drive :wink:

20x Samsung drives with Lightscribe are 202[B]N[/B] (P-ATA), 203[B]N[/B] (S-ATA), 204[B]N[/B] (USB). No [B]N[/B] at the end, no Lightscribe.