NEC ND 7550A Firmware

Hey everyone,

I wanted to write something on a Imation dvd-r with my NEC ND 7550A recorder (using nero 9), but it kept saying “illegal disc” …

So i came here and searched for the latest firmware and installed it > reboot > same “illegal disc” error agaaaaain ! :sad:

Could anyone help me out with this ?
Thanks

Logs:

Windows XP 5.1
IA32
WinAspi: -

NT-SPTI used
Nero Version: 9.2.5.100
Internal Version: 9, 2, 5, 100

Recorder: <_NEC DVD_RW ND-7550A> Version: 1.P1 - HA 1 TA 0 - 9.2.5.100
Adapter driver: <IDE> HA 1
Drive buffer : 2048kB
Bus Type : via Inquiry data
CD-ROM: <_NEC DVD_RW ND-7550A >Version: 1.P1 - HA 1 TA 0 - 9.2.5.100
Adapter driver: <IDE> HA 1

=== Scsi-Device-Map ===
DiskPeripheral : TOSHIBA MK1032GSX atapi Port 0 ID 0 DMA: On
CdRomPeripheral : _NEC DVD_RW ND-7550A atapi Port 1 ID 1 DMA: On

=== CDRom-Device-Map ===
_NEC DVD_RW ND-7550A E: CdRom0

AutoRun : 1
Excluded drive IDs:
WriteBufferSize: 83886080 (0) Byte
BUFE : 0
Physical memory : 1013MB (1038316kB)
Free physical memory: 544MB (557656kB)
Memory in use : 46 %
Uncached PFiles: 0x0
Global Bus Type: default (0)
Check supported media : Disabled (0)

11.2.2009
ISO compilation
9:50:09 PM #1 Text 0 File SCSIPTICommands.cpp, Line 452
LockMCN - completed sucessfully for IOCTL_STORAGE_MCN_CONTROL

9:50:09 PM #2 Text 0 File Isodoc.cpp, Line 6940
Iso document burn settings
------------------------------------------
Determine maximum speed : FALSE
Simulate : FALSE
Write : TRUE
Finalize CD : FALSE
Multisession : TRUE
Multisession type: : Start multisession
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

9:50:09 PM #3 ISO9660GEN -11 File Geniso.cpp, Line 3349
First writeable address = 0 (0x00000000)

9:50:09 PM #4 Text 0 File Burncd.cpp, Line 3587
Turn on Disc-At-Once, using DVD media

9:50:09 PM #5 Text 0 File DlgWaitCD.cpp, Line 313
Last possible write address on media: 2298495
Last address to be written: 2149087

9:50:09 PM #6 Text 0 File DlgWaitCD.cpp, Line 325
Write in overburning mode: NO (enabled: CD)

9:50:09 PM #7 Text 0 File DlgWaitCD.cpp, Line 2882
Recorder: _NEC DVD_RW ND-7550A, Media type: DVD-R
Disc Manufacturer ID: <MBI 01> <RG40>
Disc Application Code: 64, Disc Physical Code: 193

9:50:09 PM #8 Text 0 File DlgWaitCD.cpp, Line 500
>>> Protocol of DlgWaitCD activities: <<<
=========================================

9:50:09 PM #9 Text 0 File ThreadedTransferInterface.cpp, Line 744
Setup items (after recorder preparation)
0: TRM_DATA_MODE1 ()
2 indices, index0 (150) not provided
original disc pos #0 + 2149088 (2149088) = #2149088/477:34.38
relocatable, disc pos for caching/writing not required/ required
-> TRM_DATA_MODE1, 2048, config 0, wanted index0 0 blocks, length 2149088 blocks [E: _NEC DVD_RW ND-7550A]
--------------------------------------------------------------

9:50:10 PM #10 Text 0 File ThreadedTransferInterface.cpp, Line 946
Prepare [E: _NEC DVD_RW ND-7550A] for write in CUE-sheet-DAO
DAO infos:
==========
MCN: “”
TOCType: 0x00; Session Closed, disc not fixated
Tracks 1 to 1: Idx 0 Idx 1 Next Trk
1: TRM_DATA_MODE1, 2048/0x00, FilePos 0 0 4401332224, ISRC “”
DAO layout:
===========
__Start|___Track|Idx|CtrlAdr|Size|NWA|RecDep
0 | lead-in | 0 | 0x41 | 0 | 0 | 0x00
0 | 1 | 0 | 0x41 | 0 | 0 | 0x00
0 | 1 | 1 | 0x41 | 2149088 | 0 | 0x00
2149088 | lead-out | 1 | 0x41 | 0 | 0 | 0x00

9:50:10 PM #11 Text 0 File SCSIPTICommands.cpp, Line 242
SPTILockVolume - completed successfully for FSCTL_LOCK_VOLUME

9:50:10 PM #12 Text 0 File Burncd.cpp, Line 4320
Caching options: cache CDRom or Network-Yes, small files-No (<64KB)

9:50:10 PM #13 Phase 24 File dlgbrnst.cpp, Line 1767
Caching of files started

9:50:10 PM #14 Text 0 File Burncd.cpp, Line 4442
Cache writing successful.

9:50:10 PM #15 Phase 25 File dlgbrnst.cpp, Line 1767
Caching of files completed

9:50:10 PM #16 Phase 36 File dlgbrnst.cpp, Line 1767
Burn process started at 8x (11,080 KB/s)

9:50:10 PM #17 Text 0 File ThreadedTransferInterface.cpp, Line 2676
Verifying disc position of item 0 (relocatable, disc pos, no patch infos, orig at #0): write at #0

9:50:10 PM #18 Text 0 File DVDR.cpp, Line 3279
Recording mode: Sequential Recording Mode for Multisession

9:50:10 PM #19 Text 0 File DVDR.cpp, Line 3433
Start write address at LBA 0
DVD high compatibility mode: Yes

9:50:10 PM #20 Text 0 File Cdrdrv.cpp, Line 9966
---- Disc Structure: Physical Format Information (00h) ----
Media Type: 0, 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 Transfer 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)
Outer Limit of Data Recordable Area: 26127F h
Data in Burst Cutting Area (BCA) does not exist
Revision number of maximum recording speed: 6.0
Revision number of minimum recording speed: -
Revision number table of recording speed: 1.0 2.0 3.0 4.0 5.0 - -
Class: 0, Extended part version: 33
Start PSN of the Extra Border Zone: 2FE10 h
Start PSN of Physical format information blocks in Extra Border Zone: 2FFA0 h
Media Specific [16…783]:
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 …
00 00 00 00 00 00 00 00 - 00 00 00 00 00 00 00 00 …
00 00 00 00 00 00 00 00 - 00 00 00 00 00 00 00 00 …
00 00 00 00 00 00 00 00 - 00 00 00 00 00 00 00 00 …
00 00 00 00 00 00 00 00 - 00 00 00 00 00 00 00 00 …
00 00 00 00 00 00 00 00 - 00 00 00 00 00 00 00 00 …
00 00 00 00 00 00 00 00 - 00 00 00 00 00 00 00 00 …
00 00 00 00 00 00 00 00 - 00 00 00 00 00 00 00 00 …
00 00 00 00 00 00 00 00 - 00 00 00 00 00 00 00 00 …
00 00 00 00 00 00 00 00 - 00 00 00 00 00 00 00 00 …
00 00 00 00 00 00 00 00 - 00 00 00 00 00 00 00 00 …
00 00 00 00 00 00 00 00 - 00 00 00 00 00 00 00 00 …
00 00 00 00 00 00 00 00 - 00 00 00 00 00 00 00 00 …
00 00 00 00 00 00 00 00 - 00 00 00 00 00 00 00 00 …
00 00 00 00 00 00 00 00 - 00 00 00 00 00 00 00 00 …
00 00 00 00 00 00 00 0

9:50:10 PM #21 SPTI -1046 File SCSIPassThrough.cpp, Line 215
CdRom0: SCSIStatus(x02) WinError(0) NeroError(-1046)
CDB Data: 0x53 00 00 00 00 00 20 CA E0 00 00 00
Sense Key: 0x05 (KEY_ILLEGAL_REQUEST)
Sense Code: 0x30
Sense Qual: 0x05
Sense Area: 0x70 00 05 00 00 00 00 0A 00 00 00 00 30 05

9:50:10 PM #22 Text 0 File DVDR.cpp, Line 3571
Reserved Track size: 2149088 (20CAE0h, 4197MB) -> return code -1046

9:50:10 PM #23 CDR -1046 File ThreadedTransferInterface.cpp, Line 1680
Illegal disc
E: _NEC DVD_RW ND-7550A

9:50:10 PM #24 TRANSFER -27 File ThreadedTransferInterface.cpp, Line 1680
Could not perform start of Disc-at-once

9:50:10 PM #25 Text 0 File DVDPlusDualLayer.cpp, Line 1424
SetDriveCaps: Set LAST LBA of layer 1 to 0

9:50:10 PM #26 Text 0 File ThreadedTransfer.cpp, Line 273
Pipe memory size 83836800

9:50:10 PM #27 Phase 38 File dlgbrnst.cpp, Line 1767
Burn process failed at 8x (11,080 KB/s)

9:50:10 PM #28 Text 0 File SCSIPTICommands.cpp, Line 289
SPTIDismountVolume - completed successfully for FSCTL_DISMOUNT_VOLUME

9:50:11 PM #29 Text 0 File Cdrdrv.cpp, Line 11243
DriveLocker: UnLockVolume completed

9:50:11 PM #30 Text 0 File SCSIPTICommands.cpp, Line 452
UnLockMCN - completed sucessfully for IOCTL_STORAGE_MCN_CONTROL

Existing drivers:

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

Disable Multisession Mode and use RELIABLE media as Verbatim…