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Cant write DVDs with my DVD+RW RW8165 Drive

It doesnot detect any DVD-RW disc. it only detects sony DVD+R disc. but on that too it doesnot write successfully. it gives some error after a while and the disc then becomes useless.

please help

ashraf

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  • ashrafjk Aug 13, 2008

    thanx. i will try this and let u know



    regards



    ashraf

  • ashrafjk Aug 13, 2008

    but i have one more observation that is whereas DVD+R is detected and when u start burning, it fails after some time rendering the disc useless. so what can be solution for that. i m using nero 8



    regards



    ashraf

  • Anonymous Apr 25, 2009

    I have USB Sony DVD R+RW drive that install completely but dont read DVD or Write DVD even genuine Sony DVD Disc. can any one know the solution?

    model is Sony DVD R+RW8165 USB Drive

    im using Wni XP 2006 with service pack 2

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Your drive may not be compatible with -rw disks. Try using +rw. They are totally different.

also i am having a similar issue with vista with burning dvds. I have to set it on 4x or it fails around 90 % up to 99%. Lower your max burn speed.

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