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CD-R problem I am trying to burn music and photos to a CD with no success. The picture files are ready to be written. When I click on "Write these files to CD", I get a CD Writing Wizard. After I press "Next", there is a message " Insert a writable disc to continue." There is no disc in the drive. Please insert a writable CD into drive E:/ Now I have inserted many blank CDs, I even bought a new pack and tried them, but I am still getting the same error message. However, I can play music. But, when I try to burn music to a CD, it goes through all the burning process, but does not write it to the CD, and it opens. Please help.

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  • Anonymous Nov 28, 2007

    When I use "CD Writing Wizard" in Windows XP Professional SP2 to copy files, it will only function properly the first time I use it to copy files to a CD-r disk; once the wizard writes the files to the blank CD-r it will no longer copy any new files to additional blank CD-r’s; It will only function if I reboot my computer.

    Here is what happens when I attempt to copy a second set of new files without rebooting. The wizard asks me to "Insert a Writable Disk to continue” and below tells me “There is no disc in the drive Please Insert a writable CD into drive E:\”.

    After installing a blank CD-r and open My Computer, and checking the CD drive (which in my case is drive E :\); I notice there is no CD-r symbol on the drive ICON. When I go to the properties options I do see a “Recording” tab and there is a check mark in the “Enable” option.

    After rebooting my machine and opening My Computer, the “CD-r” symbol appears on the drive Icon, and I can once again copy only one set of files. I don’t believe I should have to reboot my machine every time I want to copy a second set of new files to a bland CD-r. Can you please provide me with any suggestions that will assist in providing a solution for this problem?

    Thank you,

  • Anonymous Mar 22, 2014

    ive tried searching music but it says unsupported cd format but it is a regular cd not a burned disc



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If this is happening it's usually a sign that your drive is failing as it can no longer read the media type, but just double check, if you are using Nero that you havent got DVD highlighted in the start smart as the media to burn to.

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