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Dvd writer problem

Hi.....i use a LG DVD writer....since past few months it's read speed has gone too low...it copies files @ very low rate.......& other programs respond slow during this........
BUT...it works fine in ubuntu...i tried re-installing windows XP....but sfter some days...it becomes slow again......

HELP!!!!!!!!!

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  • zvonko wakowski Mar 24, 2008

    i didnt get u......was that a question??it takes too much time to READ

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My advise to you is set this drive as primary master then clean the lens then do some flashing if ever this is available for your cdrom make. flashing will release the speed limit of your drive. so that you wont ever experience slow speed again. btw before doing flashing, check from your manufacturer is there is available firmware upgrade.

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Check to see if the drive is in PIO mode

chances are the drive is wearing out.

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Taking too many time to burn a dvd movies and all others dvd disc.

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