Originally posted by Seraphic
[B]This happens when I burn off my harddrive as well as on the fly. I've not installed anything new, no. Any other suggestions?
i had endless troubles with my old hp 7200+ (2/2/6) cdr/rw plus different nero software. i now use 5048 and 5518 on different separate hdds. 1. test your cd-rom (evtl. cdr/rw-drives by using a new full cd maybe windows or whatever plus the 2 programs cdcheck ...267(download from: http://Fusion.zejn.si has soemtimes eject-problems(win95b/winme-do not use eject-feature. i tested endless amount of cds with 100% success. i had troubles with 3 of 12 cds(windows). cdcheck has verified all 3....
2nd programm is cd-speed 99(in a fe days from june 4th new version 2000 is maybe offered). download from http://www.cdspeed2000.com/ (bottom of page) i had some troubles and found out that the program works properly after a first run only.i have socket 7plus/p166mmx-board. i have several cd-romdrives. i noticed that one has really read-problems. maybe clean the lens with lens fluid or distilled water(no alcohol).
i always make an image-file if i have to copy a cd. this is the savest method. if you do not want use the method you used beforehand but: maybe the rams are defective. download 2files from http://www.heise.de/ct/ftp/ (under testprogramme: ctspd plus ctramtst, one is test and the other is identification, replace ram if there are errors shown). i have windows-hangs(blocking windows, reinstalled but again the same bugs, until i received a hint from http://www.techrepublic.com(they have different newsletters). and it was one defective sdram of 2x64...
- when you have repaired your cd(if it has to be), use the writer as reader, make an image onto a 650 or 700 partition(use partition magic 6.0- 2disk only-first is a boot disk, open the second. i used it successfully without any danger for data. it is simple and effective. -