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Burning CDs My laptop's built-in DVD-RW works very well on CD or DVD playback and burning of blank DVDs but does not work in burning data or images on CDs. Device manager analysis indicates this device is working properly. I have also tried updating the driver software. What I noticed on the properties review does not have a Recording option selection to activate CD burning. What seems to be the set-up problem or is it that the device does not have a facility for CD burning?

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Double check DMA settings, other than that I have no clue.

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