HP dvd1040e, Cannot write to this disk. Insert a recordable disc

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#1

[qanda]This question is published in the hardware section for the HP DVD1040e. Click here to view full specs.[/qanda]What am I doing wrong? Â I can only burn some 16X dvd’s. Â Some dvd r 16x DVD’s are not recognized by the drive. Â The 52x dvd’s I purchased are useless. Â Help!


#2

What brand[s] of CDs and DVDs did you purchase, and are the DVD discs DVD+R or DVD-R?


#3

Have the latest firmware?
Try a different USB port?


#4

[QUOTE=jim38;2160733][qanda]This question is published in the hardware section for the HP DVD1040e. Click here to view full specs.[/qanda]What am I doing wrong? I can only burn some 16X dvd’s. Some dvd r 16x DVD’s are not recognized by the drive. The 52x dvd’s I purchased are useless. Help![/QUOTE]

CD is not DVD…

Find a firmware update or use recommended good media like Verbatim.