Question about AOpen DUW1616/ARR DVD RW Dual Layer Burner

1 Answer

Drive Can't Burn DVDs

I have an Aopen DVD combo drive, I have tried to burn dvds but I can not, can you please help?

Posted by on

  • Tabaruka Stephen Apr 21, 2008

    You know it was burning before but now I can't. Could you know that cause of that?

  • Tabaruka Stephen Apr 22, 2008

    thanks

×

1 Answer

  • Level 3:

    An expert who has achieved level 3 by getting 1000 points

    All-Star:

    An expert that got 10 achievements.

    MVP:

    An expert that got 5 achievements.

    Vice President:

    An expert whose answer got voted for 100 times.

  • Master
  • 472 Answers

If it is a combo drive then you cannot burn DVD's with it.
A combo drive can burn CD's and play DVD's

If it is a burner, then install Nero and burn DVD's with that. But as above, if it says it's a COMBO drive, then it can't.

Posted on Apr 21, 2008

  • Peter Thompson
    Peter Thompson Apr 21, 2008

    If it was burning DVD's then it is a DVD burner, not a combo drive.

    Install the latest edition of Nero, it fixes alot of problems that people are having with burning since it uses it's internal system to burn rather then the Windows version.



    Absoloutly anything could have happened to it though. It could even be a hardware fault in the drive. Electronics do not last forever I'm affraid. =) No one would buy new stuff if they did.

×

1 Suggested Answer

6ya6ya
  • 2 Answers

SOURCE: I have freestanding Series 8 dishwasher. Lately during the filling cycle water hammer is occurring. How can this be resolved

Hi,
a 6ya expert can help you resolve that issue over the phone in a minute or two.
best thing about this new service is that you are never placed on hold and get to talk to real repairmen in the US.
the service is completely free and covers almost anything you can think of (from cars to computers, handyman, and even drones).
click here to download the app (for users in the US for now) and get all the help you need.
goodluck!

Posted on Jan 02, 2017

Add Your Answer

Uploading: 0%

my-video-file.mp4

Complete. Click "Add" to insert your video. Add

×

Loading...
Loading...

Related Questions:

1 Answer

I am using Samsung samsung sp0842n combo and not able to write DVD is it not compatible ofr writing dvd? plz help


If you have Windows XP it will not burn dvds on its own you must install third party software to burn dvds. Burn4free.com is a good program.

Jan 08, 2010 | Samsung (TSH492BLACK) CD-RW/DVD-ROM Combo...

1 Answer

Does the toshiba sd 2502 , can it burn cds


It is a DVD ROM drive which stands for DVD Read Only Memory. In other words, this drive is meant to only PLAY DVDs and CDs but NOT save data to them.

To burn CDs you need a CD burner. Burners are of 3 types:

CD writer only burns and reads CDs.

Combo drive reads CDs and DVDs but only burns CDs.

Super drive burns and reads from CDs and DVDs.

As you go higher in functionality, the price also increases. Check your needs before you plan to buy one. Also compare prices of all the drives. Note: burn-able media costs are separate.

Dec 11, 2009 | Toshiba SD C2502 Internal DVD Drive

1 Answer

Reads cds and dvds, but won't burn to them


Your drive can only burn CDs, not DVDs. To burn CDs you need to purchase a blank CD-R or CD-RW at a local computer store. You can burn a CD-R only once but a CD-RW can erased and written upon many time.
Try Nero software for burning.

Sep 19, 2009 | HP (377402-B21) CD-RW/DVD-ROM Combo Drive

1 Answer

Does my model burn dvds model AOpen :Model name COM4012 s/n co4323100269


If th logo is DVD ROM it will not burn

If the Logo is DVD RW it will burn

Regards
Reply back

Sep 18, 2009 | AOpen COM4012 (90.4FD37.001) CD-RW/DVD-ROM...

1 Answer

I can burn cd's but not dvd's


Hello Rfd832,
What I see from the description is that the drive is a combo drive. Combo drives are CD-RW and DVD-ROM drives means
CD-RW = Compact Disk-Read Write
DVD-ROM = Digital Versatile Disk - Read Only Memory
so these drives can read and write CDs but can only read DVDs (Cannot write or burn DVDs)
If you want to be able to burn DVDs then you need to have DVD RW drive (either DVD+RW or DVD-RW)

You said that you are able to burn DVDs on other computer so please check the label on the DVD drive.. it should be DVD-RW/DVD+RW drive


Hope that helps.. :)

Thanks and Regards,
Srinivas

Apr 12, 2009 | HP (dc197x) CD-RW/DVD-ROM Combo Drive

2 Answers

Does the dell dimension 2400 burn dvds?


Hi budliteman36
Dell Dimension 2400 series will not bur DVD, see the link blow for specifications.
http://reviews.cnet.com/desktops/dell-dimension-2400-pentium/4507-3118_7-30824846.html?tag=mncol;rnav

You can replace the CD-RW drive with a DVD writer. Here is a list od DVD-R-RW writers.
http://www.tigerdirect.com/applications/category/category_slc.asp?CatId=89&name=DVD-Burners&

Cheers!
Mike

Mar 31, 2009 | Dell Dimension 2400 PC Desktop

1 Answer

Can the lite-on combo sohc-5236v burn DVD-Rs?


A Combo drive is a type of optical drive that combines CD-R/CD-RW recording capability with the ability to read (but not write) DVD media

Lite-on SOHC-5236V is a dvd/cd-rw combo drive so it can read and write CDs and read DVDs (but cannot burn DVDs)
to check the details of this product please click here

Feb 01, 2009 | Lite On LITE-ON SOHC-5236V COMBO BK OEM...

1 Answer

Drive Can't Burn DVDs


Depends on your burning software and drivers installed for it. I have seen windows not detect some DVD burners correctly.

Apr 21, 2008 | Compaq Presario V2410US Notebook

1 Answer

Dvd rom


not necessrilly some dvd rom drives play only dvds an cds but don't burn them. it may burn cds but there is a 90% chance your drive can't burn dvd's

Nov 17, 2007 | Dell (1G055) CD-RW/DVD-ROM (Combo) Burner

Not finding what you are looking for?
AOpen DUW1616/ARR DVD RW Dual Layer Burner Logo

Related Topics:

163 people viewed this question

Ask a Question

Usually answered in minutes!

Top AOpen Computers & Internet Experts

Matthew Spark
Matthew Spark

Level 3 Expert

1066 Answers

David
David

Level 3 Expert

778 Answers

Gareth Cockram
Gareth Cockram

Level 3 Expert

661 Answers

Are you an AOpen Computer and Internet Expert? Answer questions, earn points and help others

Answer questions

Manuals & User Guides

Loading...