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Dvd/cds will not burn past 85%

My computer will not complete burning discs (cd/dvd) keeps coming up -burn process failed at 8x (11,080 kb/s)- i have been using dvdshrink 3.2 for some time with no prob then one day boom,no more worky. discs will not burn past 80% (both cd/dvd) i have tried unistalling/reinstalling dvdshrink,and i just purchased a new disc drive and installed it (thinking my original one was th prob) but same results.please help me before i take a shotgun to this p.o.s. toshiba

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Try burning at a slower speed and try +r if using - R or visa versa on the dvd disks. My better half burns all the disks here and this is what she reccomends.

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