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Do you see it in my computer?

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Posted on May 02, 2008

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I don't know how to download cd's and dvd's on dell EL-1210-09


What do you mean download cd's and dvd's? You don't download them, you simply put them in the drive and play them. If you purchased a music cd or a movie dvd that you want to play or watch, then just put it in the drive. The system will recognize it and automatically open Windows Media Player for you to play it or you can open it yourself if autoplay is not active.

Exactly what is it that you are trying to do?

If you are talking about putting a blank cd or dvd into the drive to copy music or a movie to it, that's another story and will take a while to explain. You will basically need to make sure your CD/DvD drive can burn CD's or Dvd's. Then you will need some type of burning software (later versions of Window Media Player will burn).

Click Start/My Computer and look at your devices. if your DvD/CD Drive is listed look for RW which means rewritable (it can burn or copy). If it say DVDrw it can read and write dvd's. If it says CDrw it can read and write cd's. You can also look on the drive door on the computer where you would place the cd or dvd. If it says Rewritable CDrw (it can write cd's) or DvDrw (it can write dvd's). If it says ROM (read only media), that means it can Read Only and not write.

If the drive is rewritable then the software such as Media Player will allow you to go find what you want to put on the cd or dvd. You have two ways of putting things in the software to burn or write. You can copy and paste, or you can drag and drop.

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I have a hp compaq 5100 sff with a combo dvd/cd rewriter went out bought the blank dvd+rw disc but i cant get it to burn dvd's it burns cd's but not dvd


Go and buy some dvd- as this is probably what your dvd drive writes to, and not dvd+, the most common disc is the dvd-
hope this helps

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My pc will recognize any cd or dvd that i put in it except blank dvds. why? it used to work and will work sometimes. i went as far as to install new os. still same result. any advice


You got a DVD writer? If you've got a DVD reader then a blank DVD is not something it can deal with. You can fix it by buying a DVD writer or DVD rewriter drive and replacing your DVD or CD drive.

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The pc wont let me burn the imesh tunes on to cd.it says error.how would i know if i have a re-writer


if the cd has been written to already, you cannot write on it again. If the cd says CD +/- R, then it is not rewritable, look for a CD that says +/- RW. If it doesn't say either of those, a regular cd looks light grey, while a rewritable is usually a lot darker.

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I am using an LG GH22LP20 CD/DVD Rewriter drive.


First Clean the cd drive disks and run the cd drive, perfecly, do it fastly,
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CD/DVD Drive will not read cd cd/rw or dvd/rw's


Goto the web site of the company that makes the writer and reinstall or update the internal Firmware for that model of writer.

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Tdk.dvd-r not working on my freecom rewriter


It could be that the media that you are using is not compatible with the writer. Is the rewriter a DVD +-R drive or just a CD-RW drive? What software are you using to write to the media.

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You will need a low profile dvd. Do you want a part and vendor?

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Do you have to have "Secure Disc" installed before you can burn CD's? How do I transfer my music from windows media player to a disc using the external burner? Sorry, I'm computer challenged. ...


hi frankie;
you can use third party software to burn your songs into the disc or you can use the built in burner of Windows. What operating system are you using? some things you need to check before burning:

1. cd-rom capable of burning?
2. is it a cd rewritable or a dvd rewritable?
-you can use cd-r or cdrw on dvd rewritables but not dvd-r/dvdrw on cd rewritable.
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1. locate the songs you played on your media player in your computer,highlight it and right click one of the highlighted mp3 then select copy from the list
2. Insert the cd into your optical drive ( cdrom or dvd rom).
3. Open My computer and double click your optical drive icon.
4. Right click on the empty space inside that window and right click mouse then paste
5. There should be a link at the left side of the window that says "Write these files to CD"

***frankie; i would just like to remind you that the music burning im referring to is mp3 music, if you want to burn audio cd, you need 3rd party software for that.

Some cd players(discman, etc.) only play audio music format and not of mp3 format. Provide me details of what you want to do and i will help you. :)

Jun 18, 2008 | Computers & Internet

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Dell 3100


Good day, Forwork

I recommend, you take out the hard drive, put in the other IDE port, presumming is IDE drive, and let the DVD cd rewritable on Cable Select.
Another try, is Start Up on Save mode, and uninstall the drivers for your particular CD/DVD device, and restart your PC, then the system Should install them automatically, or you can do it manually. this should fix your problem.
Good Luck! (presuming you use Windows Xp)

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