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When trying to burn data to a dvd in nero this message appears unspecified recorder error f slimtype dvd a ds8a1p

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This is either corrupt software, or your drive is failing, but you may find you can still burn cd's, and not dvd's, if this is the case the laser is faulty and you may need to replace the drive if it's hot swapable as some drives cannot be replaced

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In Nero you need to specify the correct drive/burner in the step before you get the "Burn" button.

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