NEC 3500 Illegal Disc Error

I got the illegal disc error while trying to burn a DVD using Nero. I upgrade my firmware to version 2.88 and the problems still persits. Here’s a copy of the log file. Can anyone help.

RB
RB

Windows XP 5.1
IA32
WinAspi: File ‘Wnaspi32.dll’: Ver=4.71 (0002), size=45056 bytes, created 7/17/2002 10:03:20 AM
ahead WinASPI: File ‘C:\Program Files\Nero\Nero 7\Core\Wnaspi32.dll’: Ver=2.0.1.74, size=164112 bytes, created 11/2/2004 12:54:32 PM

NT-SPTI used
Nero Version: 7.0.1.4
Internal Version: 7, 0, 1, 4

Recorder: <_NEC DVD_RW ND-3500AG> Version: 2.88 - HA 1 TA 4 - 7.0.1.4
Adapter driver: <IDE> HA 1
Drive buffer : 2048kB
Bus Type : default (0) -> ATAPI, detected: ?
CD-ROM: <JLMS DVD-ROM LTD-166S>Version: DS0E - HA 1 TA 1 - 7.0.1.4
Adapter driver: <IDE> HA 1

=== Scsi-Device-Map ===
DiskPeripheral : MAXTOR 6L080J4 atapi Port 0 ID 0 DMA: On
CdRomPeripheral : _NEC DVD_RW ND-3500AG atapi Port 1 ID 0 DMA: On
CdRomPeripheral : JLMS DVD-ROM LTD-166S atapi Port 1 ID 1 DMA: On
DiskPeripheral : Maxtor 6L300S0 BANC si3112r Port 2 ID 0 DMA: Off
CdRomPeripheral : MV5430V KVY309T 1.0 dtscsi Port 3 ID 0 DMA: Off

=== CDRom-Device-Map ===
JLMS DVD-ROM LTD-166S F: CDRom1
_NEC DVD_RW ND-3500AG G: CDRom4
MV5430V KVY309T H: CDRom2

AutoRun : 0
Excluded drive IDs:
WriteBufferSize: 74448896 (0) Byte
ShowDrvBufStat : 0
BUFE : 0
Physical memory : 511MB (523764kB)
Free physical memory: 143MB (146556kB)
Memory in use : 72 %
Uncached PFiles: 0x0
Use Inquiry : 1
Global Bus Type: default (0)
Check supported media : Disabled (0)

11.6.2007
ISO compilation
3:28:58 AM #1 Text 0 File Isodoc.cpp, Line 6411
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 : TRUE
Write ISO9660 ;1 file extensions : TRUE

3:28:58 AM #2 Text 0 File ThreadedTransfer.cpp, Line 525
ReadBuffer-Pipe got 262144KB of Memory

3:28:58 AM #3 Text 0 File Reader.cpp, Line 124
Reader running

3:28:58 AM #4 ISO9660GEN -11 File Geniso.cpp, Line 3312
First writeable address = 0 (0x00000000)

3:28:58 AM #5 Text 0 File Burncd.cpp, Line 3342
Turn on Disc-At-Once, using DVD media

3:28:58 AM #6 Text 0 File DlgWaitCD.cpp, Line 279
Last possible write address on media: 2298495 (510:46.45, 4489MB)
Last address to be written: 2146175 (476:55.50, 4191MB)

3:28:58 AM #7 Text 0 File DlgWaitCD.cpp, Line 291
Write in overburning mode: NO (enabled: CD)

3:28:58 AM #8 Text 0 File DlgWaitCD.cpp, Line 2578
Recorder: _NEC DVD_RW ND-3500AG, Media type: DVD-R
Disc Manufacturer: RITEKF - 1
Disc Application Code: 64, Disc Physical Code: 193

3:28:58 AM #9 Text 0 File DlgWaitCD.cpp, Line 458
>>> Protocol of DlgWaitCD activities: <<<
=========================================

3:28:59 AM #10 Text 0 File ThreadedTransferInterface.cpp, Line 847
Setup items (after recorder preparation)
0: TRM_DATA_MODE1 ()
2 indices, index0 (150) not provided
original disc pos #0 + 2146176 (2146176) = #2146176/476:55.51
relocatable, disc pos for caching/writing not required/ required, no patch infos
-> TRM_DATA_MODE1, 2048, config 0, wanted index0 0 blocks, length 2146176 blocks [G: _NEC DVD_RW ND-3500AG]
--------------------------------------------------------------

3:28:59 AM #11 Text 0 File ThreadedTransferInterface.cpp, Line 1059
Prepare recorder [G: NEC DVD_RW ND-3500AG] 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 4395368448, ISRC “”
DAO layout:
===========
Start|Track|Idx|CtrlAdr|RecDep
____
0 | lead-in | 0 | 0x41 | 0x00
0 | 1 | 0 | 0x41 | 0x00
0 | 1 | 1 | 0x41 | 0x00
2146176 | lead-out | 1 | 0x41 | 0x00

3:28:59 AM #12 Text 0 File SCSIPassThrough.cpp, Line 36
SPTILockVolume - completed successfully for FCTL_LOCK_VOLUME

3:28:59 AM #13 Phase 24 File dlgbrnst.cpp, Line 1725
Caching of files started

3:28:59 AM #14 Text 0 File Burncd.cpp, Line 4176
Cache writing successful.

3:28:59 AM #15 Phase 25 File dlgbrnst.cpp, Line 1725
Caching of files completed

3:28:59 AM #16 Phase 36 File dlgbrnst.cpp, Line 1725
Burn process started at 2.4x (3,324 KB/s)

3:28:59 AM #17 Text 0 File ThreadedTransferInterface.cpp, Line 2685
Verifying disc position of item 0 (relocatable, disc pos, no patch infos, orig at #0): write at #0

3:28:59 AM #18 Text 0 File DVDR.cpp, Line 2580
Recording mode: Sequential Recording Mode

3:28:59 AM #19 Text 0 File MMC.cpp, Line 21611
Set BUFE: Buffer underrun protection -> ON

3:28:59 AM #20 Text 0 File DVDR.cpp, Line 2735
Start write address at LBA 0
DVD high compatibility mode: Yes

3:28:59 AM #21 Text 0 File Cdrdrv.cpp, Line 8411
---- DVD Structure: Physical Format Information (00h) ----
Layer: 0, Address: 0 (0 h), AGID: 0; Length: 2050
Book Type: DVD-R (2), Part Version: 2.0x (5), Extended Part Version: 2.1 (33)
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: 26127F 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: 2FE10 h
Start sector number of the next Border-In: 2FFA0 h
Media Specific [16…63]:
00 60 00 10 20 30 40 50 - 00 00 00 21 00 00 00 00 .`…0@P…!..
00 02 FE 10 00 02 FF A0 - 00 00 00 00 00 00 00 00 …
00 00 00 00 00 00 00 00 - 00 00 00 00 00 00 00 00 …

3:28:59 AM #22 SPTI -1046 File SCSIPassThrough.cpp, Line 323
G: CdRom4: SCSIStatus(x02) WinError(0) NeroError(-1046)
Sense Key: 0x05 (KEY_ILLEGAL_REQUEST)
Sense Code: 0x30
Sense Qual: 0x05
CDB Data: 0x53 00 00 00 00 00 20 BF 80 00 00 00
Sense Area: 0x70 00 05 00 00 00 00 0A 00 00 00 00 30 05

3:28:59 AM #23 CDR -1046 File ThreadedTransferInterface.cpp, Line 1799
Illegal disc
G: _NEC DVD_RW ND-3500AG

3:28:59 AM #24 TRANSFER -27 File ThreadedTransferInterface.cpp, Line 1799
Could not perform start of Disc-at-once

3:28:59 AM #25 Phase 38 File dlgbrnst.cpp, Line 1725
Burn process failed at 2.4x (3,324 KB/s)

Existing drivers:
File ‘Drivers\CDRALW2K.SYS’: Ver=8.0.0.212 , size=2560 bytes, created 5/19/2006 5:16:24 PM
File ‘Drivers\ASPI32.SYS’: Ver=4.71 (0002) built by: WinDDK, size=16512 bytes, created 7/17/2002 9:05:10 AM
File ‘Drivers\PXHELP20.SYS’: Ver=3.00.41a, size=36560 bytes, created 9/27/2006 5:53:22 PM (Prassi/Veritas driver for win 2K)

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

Bad or not suitable media.

Try with other media.

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