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DVD drive not recognized as RW

Hi, the DVD RW drive on my computer [T42] is regonized by windows [Explorer, Device Manager etc.] as such, yet when I try to burn a DVD it shows up in the burning program [e.g. Nero] as a CD RW only. can't burn DVDs. Anybody has an Idea about that? Thanks, Abi

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  • bowlinzac1 Jan 04, 2009

    when i go to burn a dvd it does not recognize the dvd-r disk it says to insert a blank disk such as a cd-rw what should i do??? PLEASE HELP



  • Anonymous Mar 14, 2014

    when i burn a disc it vibrates so bad it sometimes fails to burn properly

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If you use the Nero Smart start, you should see an icon to switch from burning CDs to burning DVDs. Once you click this icon, you should be able to burn to DVDs. Step-by-Step tuturials can be found for nero products here" Nero 7 http://ww2.nero.com/nero7/enu/Tutorials.html Nero 6 http://ww2.nero.com/nero6/enu/Tech_Support.html

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