Question about Acer Aspire 3680 Laptop

1 Answer

How do I format a dvd-rw on an acer aspire 3680 laptop.

Everytime i try to format i keep getting a message to insert a disc, but the disc is already in

Posted by on

1 Answer

  • Level 3:

    An expert who has achieved level 3 by getting 1000 points

    All-Star:

    An expert that got 10 achievements.

    MVP:

    An expert that got 5 achievements.

    President:

    An expert whose answer got voted for 500 times.

  • Master
  • 2,976 Answers

Are you sure you have a DVD writer and not just a DVD reader, CD writer?

Posted on Jan 30, 2009

1 Suggested Answer

6ya6ya
  • 2 Answers

SOURCE: I have freestanding Series 8 dishwasher. Lately during the filling cycle water hammer is occurring. How can this be resolved

Hi,
a 6ya expert can help you resolve that issue over the phone in a minute or two.
best thing about this new service is that you are never placed on hold and get to talk to real repairmen in the US.
the service is completely free and covers almost anything you can think of (from cars to computers, handyman, and even drones).
click here to download the app (for users in the US for now) and get all the help you need.
goodluck!

Posted on Jan 02, 2017

Add Your Answer

Uploading: 0%

my-video-file.mp4

Complete. Click "Add" to insert your video. Add

×

Loading...
Loading...

Related Questions:

1 Answer

I'm trying to record a DVD on the DVD/CD-RW combo recorder in my Acer Aspire laptop. When I insert a blank DVD, whether it's a R or a -R, I just keep getting the message to insert a blank DVD. How do I...


Try a different manufacturer/brand of DVD-recordable disks.
If you still have the problem, then your drive is malfunctioning,
and you need to get a qualified technician to disassemble your computer, and replace it.

Oct 09, 2010 | Acer Aspire One PC Notebook

1 Answer

Dvd drive not recognizing blank disc


Follow the filter fix steps in the Microsoft knowledge base article below.

http://support.microsoft.com/default.aspx/kb/314060

Sep 15, 2009 | Acer Aspire 3680 Laptop

1 Answer

Dvd/cd-rw combo does not record


You may have what is called a combo drive...it can play and burn cds but can only play dvds, not burn them. Look at the face plate on the drive and see what is written on it. If it has the following:
Recordable Drive = CD Burner
DVD = DVD Player
RW & DVD = DVD Burner

If recordable drive and DVD is on the drive but no RW, chances are its a combo drive. Keep us posted.

Feb 24, 2009 | Acer ASPIRE 3680-2022 Notebook

1 Answer

Computer keeps turning off


Hit f2 and see if you can get to the bios. It may be the screen, they are known to have bad ones.

Dec 18, 2008 | Acer Aspire 3680 Laptop

1 Answer

Asked for format disk when insert CD with existing data on CD drive


There is a small possibility that your lens on the CD Player is dirty. Use a normal CD Lens Cleaner, with no solutions, and run it through 2-3 times to clean the lens. Then re-try the CD in question. If you still have problems, it may be the CD you are using, that may have been formatted wrong when initially created....

Sep 20, 2008 | Acer Aspire 3680 Laptop

1 Answer

How to tell


Burner software will check DVD-RW disk has suffient free disk space, compressed or not. Then you only select a bit less then maximum. Change disk and repeat until all chosen files are copied.

May 16, 2008 | Acer Aspire 3680 Laptop

1 Answer

Dvd drive not writing


bluetooth have a problem acer aspire 3680 xp

Apr 21, 2008 | Acer Aspire 3680 Laptop

1 Answer

Acer Arcade Make DVD


save the video file youve created and use nero to make dvd movie

Jan 10, 2008 | Acer Aspire 3680 Laptop

3 Answers

Acer aspire 3680 could not load dvd driver


Let me guess...you tried to install Roxio or another burner, and then it did not work, so you uninstalled it, but now your dvd drive has disappeared. You have tried to update the drivers, but you get a message showing that you have the latest driver, but alas, no dvd drive.

Use the restore point created just prior to installing the burner software and you will be fine. I have fixed 5 Acer 3680 laptops in the last two weeks with this problem. If you want to use Roxio or another burner software, go to the Acer webpage and link from them. Peace and good luck.

Nov 20, 2007 | Acer Aspire 3680 Laptop

Not finding what you are looking for?
Acer Aspire 3680 Laptop Logo

Related Topics:

102 people viewed this question

Ask a Question

Usually answered in minutes!

Top Acer Computers & Internet Experts

Les Dickinson
Les Dickinson

Level 3 Expert

18381 Answers

Brian Sullivan
Brian Sullivan

Level 3 Expert

27725 Answers

Mohammed Ebrahim M
Mohammed Ebrahim M

Level 3 Expert

556 Answers

Are you an Acer Computer and Internet Expert? Answer questions, earn points and help others

Answer questions

Manuals & User Guides

Loading...