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Having trouble with my burner

Hy! Till recently my dvd burner was working great and burning great but couple weeks ago my burner start burning dvd's (on my pc) that they look like longplay when I take a closer look at them. Burning process is always succeful and I used dvdfab and nero for this but with both I experience same problem, I flashed my drive right after I bought it so it is like a year or so, so I have latest firware on it, I already formatted my hard disk 3 time and reinstalled Windows and all components from scratch, updated all drivers on my pc and updated drivers for my PCI card on which I have 2.0 USB ports because I have 4 years old Sony laptop so I wanted to take advantage of faster burning. Whatever I do it is always same thing and I can't burn on it altough I can use it to read cd and dvd's, and funny thing is that when I hook it up to tv or my Tivo and tried to burn something of tv I get perfect copy and it doesn't have any problem with burning and I can play that disc in dvd player or on my laptop. I am thinking that I have some kind of software problem on my pc or some problem with drivers so if you have any idea what I can do and is there any kind of analysing program that I can check what is the problem and what is causing this I would really appreciate if you could help me. Thank You! Nick

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Try this site first - is excellent: http://sony.storagesupport.com/dvdrw/vrdvc20dwn.htm also might be worth a look is: http://www.burnworld.com/dvd-burner/sony%20vrd-vc20.htm they have a lot of useful software/fixes/advice etc. try me again if you still have no joy, I think you are probably right about the drivers being the problem. Hope this helps :)

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