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The nd - 3540a has stopped recognising blank cds in drive.

I had been getting through a heap of LPs, using Roxio EMC 10, then, towards the end of prject, the drive stopped recognising blank cds, I tried brands of cd, but with no success. Firmware ver. 1- 01 is installed.
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Even if a recorder is supposed to work fine on both +R, -R etc. , often you find out, that due to error correction methor, a device worksd well on one or the other type.

I often get troubles with many DVD low price brands, try testing some good ones like Verbatim, TDK, Sony , Philips etc.
Hope this had been helpful, test both a good brand DVD-R and a Good brand DVD+R.
If it still has problems when finalizing the CD, then it can be the usual lens problem, Or the DVD you are writing is too big in size and your player has problem on the final phase of DVD writing. If Data nearly takes all the 4.7 Gb allowed, there won't be enough space to finalize the DVD.

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Uninstall and reinstall the program try that

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Try a lens cleaner, also theres a newer firmware out
http://club.cdfreaks.com/f86/new-nec-nd-3540a-firmware-release-version-1-03-a-149886/

Your drive may have failed, do dvds still work?

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