I have a sony dru-510a.
It has worked so far burning all media I have thrown at it.
I use the drive mainly to record data, by burning iso
I have burned dvd-r media at x2 and x4.
I have burned dvd-rw at media x1 and x2.
I just bought 200 office depot 4x dvd-rw (really cheap).
According to nero infotool, the discs are really ritekw04 media.
When I try to burn an iso filesystem, I get the error
‘illegal disc’. When I try to erase the disc, I get the same
My drive was at firmware 1.0f, and I flashed it to 1.1a.
It didn’t help.
I updated nero from 6.3 to 6.6, and it didn’t help either.
Right now I am burning a ‘value disc’ (office max) dvd-r
at 4x with no problems.
I was wondering if the dvd-rw being a x4 was somehow
confusing the sony, which can only burn x2 for dvd-rw.
Is there some way to make my burner burn these new,
faster dvd-rw’s with some version of nero?
Do I need to buy a newer, faster dvd burner?
Any help would be appreciated.