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Can't burn video created with easy media creator 10. Trying Memorex CD-R and HP DVD-R. Samsung DVD ROM looks fine in Properties. 1. Tried MyDVDExpress. Got "Drive is empty." 2. Tried Output as . . . Got "Runtime error." 3. Tried File, Send to MyDVD. Got "Drive is empty." Earlier today, I copies some files to that drive, and it worked fine. Help with Roxio, please.

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There are a lot of factors here. First off I would recommend a different product like Nero. Secondly have you tried creating the video with a different video format? Also what do you mean by samsung dvd rom. A ROM drive doesn't burn... If you can, try to export the video to a different format and burning it with a whole different program. What format is the video in right now and what are you trying to do with it? That information may help me in assisting you further.
Thank you,
Lee

Posted on Jul 31, 2010

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  • Alice Johnson Aug 01, 2010

    Sorry. The drive is NEC CD-RW-9100A, not the Samsung one.

    I know Nero is a good program. I had it years ago, but I've been using Roxio successfully for 5-6 years now, so I'll stick with that.

    What I'm trying to do is burn the DVD-video I've made with Easy Media Creator 10. I've made videos of our travels many times before to play through a DVD player. No problems until now.

    What other information would help you?

  • Lee A.
    Lee A. Aug 01, 2010

    Have you tried uninstalling and reinstalling the software?



  • Alice Johnson Aug 01, 2010

    Yes, twice.

  • Alice Johnson Aug 01, 2010

    Lee, in Roxio's knowledge base, I found resolving video burning issues and followed their instructions to update my video driver, install latest version of Direct X, and Disable starting items. Then, I tried to burn again, following their instructions to avoid going through Roxio's home page and going, instead through Start, Programs, etc. I still got "Drive is empty" with an HP DVD-R in it and "wrong media type" with a Memorex CD-R in it.

    I'm going on to bed and try something else tomorrow. Thanks for your interest.
    Alice

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