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Hp 300 n

My dvd writer / cd- writer combo used to record discs fine for audio.Now it starts to record yet it stops and gives an error message

Sense: 03 ASC: 0C ASCQ: 00 (Command 2A)

when using record now 9 Music lab in the audio record for audio disc selection. It also will shut down my PC on other occasions when a disc is inserted that was recorded on same pc by a HP cd writer plus 8000 series from mp3 on pc to disc.Havent had problems before and the same message came from using a sonic record now 6.0 software.Tried many different CD-R discs of different brands.It worked for a long time but now both or at least one has a problem and a conflict.Upon looking at the driver device manager I noticed the location says 0 (0) wheres as my hp 8000 series says its location is 1 (1) perhaps normal ? I cannot seem to remedy this newfound problem.Drivers are the same with attempts at update.I run microsoft xp pro media center edition version 2002 w service pack 2 on an HP Pavilion intel pent 4 CPU 2.80GHz w 1.00 GB of RAM.

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Re: hp 300 n

I know your problem however it is easily fixed, the burner has worn out, the laser basically is not putting out enough light for it to work properly, the best and easiest fix, goto and replace the burner, they now start as low as 24.00 and go up to around 65.00 so it's not an expensive fix.

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