Not able to burn DVD-R

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#1

Hi,

I try to burn a DVD-R (Platinum DVD-R 8X) but when I insert the DVD no DVD is detected.

My DVD player is HL-DT-ST DVD-RAM GSA-H20L fw 1.02.

Nero infotool:

Write CD-R : Yes
Write CD-RW : Yes
Write DVD-R : Yes
Write DVD-RW : Yes
Write DVD-R D : Yes
Write DVD+R : Yes
Write DVD+RW : Yes
Write DVD+R D : Yes
Write DVD-RAM : Yes

DVD/CD-ROM drives

HL-DT-ST DVD-RAM GSA-H20L

Driver
Description : CD-ROM Drive
Company : Microsoft
Version : 5.1.2535.0
Date : 7-1-2001
File Name : cdrom.inf

Any idea’s

Thanks in advance

Hans.


#2

Your firmware (software ) for your burner does not have a write strategy for these dvd’s. You need to either upgrade the firmware on your drive, or buy a more general brand of dvd’s (IE Verbatim, TDK, etc…). I suggest using either Verbatim, or Taiyo Yuden to avoid future problems and conflicts.