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The program acts as if all is okay, but never starts the burning process

The program works fine in all instances until it gets to the last screen to burn it on a DVD. I have let it sit there for over 24 hours and it never starts the burning process. What am I doing wrong? will not let me burn any dvd

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    Jesse Lohse May 11, 2010

    I need the specific model of the laptop please, and also verify you have a DVD burner installed on the machine.


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Try reinstalling the dvd rom.if after the reinstallation, no changes, It might be a hardware problem.

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