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Pioneer DVR-112D disc recognition

I have two new drives. One I insert a disc, under "My Computer" it recognizes that a disc has been inserted, however, I cannot access anything on either a DVD or CD-Rom. It shows 0 bytes. We initially had the drives on cable select. We changed that to master/slave. Now one drive works sometimes and the other, although it shows up in My Computer, it doesn't recognize any discs. Help!

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  • VIQueen Sep 19, 2007

    I am running Windows XP. That was the first thing I tried. The problem was a software issue. I uninstalled Roxio software that was recently installed and the drives work now without any problems.

  • Anonymous Jan 28, 2008

    I think these OPU/Lenz/Head Can not read CDs I buy 500 of them but I cant sell them.

  • tex182 Mar 16, 2008

    My DVR-112d won't recognize movie rental DVDs when inserted. My jumpers are set to Master for the DVR-112d and Slave for my other DVD burner. I have no Roxio software on my computer. The OS is win xp. I tried loading the latest drivers for both burners and it didn't help. I've always had problems with this computer(Dell Dimension 8200) recognizing disks.

  • pinra74 Apr 23, 2008

    I have the same problem. I try to copy A music Cd and it wont even read it. It shows nothing in the icon.

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What i would do is install one drive as the master on ide 2, and the other as the slave on ide 1 and what OS are you using?

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