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Dvd burner dvd+rw and dvd r problem

I burn DVD's that are DVD+RW and it burns fine but when i put in a DVD R my computer does not recognize the disk. I have tried different brands with no luck. Please help

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  • Bruce Lombardelli
    Bruce Lombardelli May 23, 2008

    Hi Jeff, I have a Compaq Presairo SR1150nx. As I said it burns fine with the DVD-RW disks but it does not recognize the DVD-R disk when I put it in the drive. I get the message to put a disk in the drive. I appreciate your fast response and thanks for the help

  • Bruce Lombardelli
    Bruce Lombardelli May 23, 2008

    Hello Jeff, I'm not sure if I posted this right before so I am posting it again. I am sorry if this is a duplicate post. I have a Compaq Presairo SR1150NX. It burns DVD-RW disks fine but when I try to burn it to a DVD-R disk I get the nessage Insert disk into the drive. Thanks for your quick reply and thanks for the help.

    Bruce



  • Jeffrey Pemberton
    Jeffrey Pemberton May 11, 2010

    Hi lombos - what is the make and model# of your pc? Are you using DVD-R or DVD+R ? Thanks.



    Jeff

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Hey Bruce - In your first post you said DVD+RW works which would make sense. In your comment you said that DVD-RW works which would not make sense. You've got to be sure. I'll you what it is supposedly direct from HP/Compaq:

Your PC will " supposedly do the following":

CD, DVD, CD-R, CD-RW, DVD+R, DVD+RW. These as I said are straight from the horses mouth. You can check for yourself.
http://h10025.www1.hp.com/ewfrf/wc/document?docname=c00192548&lc=en&cc=us&lang=en&os=228&dlc=en&product=426016

PLEASE RATE FIXED if I answerd your question or please don't rate at all. It only hurts our ratings. I've done what I can for you. Thanks Bruce. If you need more help just add a comment and Ill be happy to assist you further.

Jeff

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