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I have a dell e521 with combo dvd drive. it will read cd's and will burn audio cd's. but will not read a dvd disk. when i try to burn a dvd disc using nero, i get a burn failure error. this has been progressively getting worse in the last month.

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Hi,
Try changing the burning software. Try to burn your DVD with softwares like Roxio.
Also try another DVD.
If the issue is still there then it means that there is a fault in your DVD writer and you will need to take your Combo dvd drive for repair to a Dell's service station.
Thanks for using Fixya.
Good Luck and have a nice day.

Posted on Jun 06, 2010

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