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When I go to burn a CD the drive doesn't work. The drive works with playing CD/DVDs etc.. but when I go to burn a disc it tries to work, but it doesn't quite get there, What do I do? Frustrated!

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  • John Sparozich May 11, 2010

    Hi, First you need to make sure that the drive is cable of burning CD's. Look for the letters RW, if it is a writer, you will need software like Nero or Roxio. Hope this helps. Have a good day.

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Try to see if there is any updated drivers you can install for your cd/dvd burner. and make sure it is a cd/dvd burner. To find drivers for your laptop you can usually go to hp.com and download them there.

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