Ripping cds thru my PCDJ Red software to my computer....
I have a cd in my drive, and when I open my PCDJ Red software, it states that "No CD loaded" indicating it isn't reading my cd drive. I have tons of cds to load to my system, but none of them are showing up as loaded. Please help!!
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PCDJ RED 5.2 and 3, Has a glitch.. when loading songs displays "Not Loaded ! invalid floating point operation"
Fix ( or workaround ).. change computer date to any date or year prior
to 7/2013. PCDJ will then work again. if anyone figures out a better
way.. ( besides starting in another program like Run As Date )..
please post. Thanks..
Please note that a CD-ROM drive can read and in some cases write to a CD inserted into it. This is done by means of a fragile laser mechanism that scans the surface of the disc as it spins at high speed inside the drive. Drive failure can occure from a scratched laser eye, mechanical failure, overheating, or simply years of use. You will want to ensure the drive is actually broken before buying a new one as replacement or send it for a repair.
Please follow these easy steps:
1. Open the CD drive tray and insert a CD. If you have a tray that opens by pushing a button, push the button. For slot drives, try to slide the CD in. On slot drives, if the CD will not go in fully, the drive is not getting power.
2. Wait and listen for a "whirring" sound from the drive after the CD is in and the drive tray is pushed in. This may take a few seconds.
3. Look at the status light on the front of the drive if one is present. It should be blinking to indicate that the device is reading the CD.
4. Replace the first CD with another one in case the first CD is damaged or unreadable. Repeat steps 1 through 3 with the second CD.
5. Wait to see if anything comes up on the pc screen indicating the CD is being read or run. A notification may appear asking if you want to play the CD or run the software. This indicates a functioning drive.
6. Click on "Start" followed by "My Computer" and locate the CD-ROM drive usually labeled as "D:/" or "E:/". Double click on it. If the CD drive makes no noise or an error message appears on screen indicating the disc can not be read, the drive may be broken.
If an error message appears indicating that the CD-Rom drivers are missing this may indicate a software issue and not a broken drive.
right click in the record case and select "Monitor Folder" then navigate t your external drive. or if you frequenty use the software without the external drive: pull up an explorer window of your external drives contents and drag and drop the folder into he record case.
If you want to rip cd's use ashampoo music studio or xilisoft products as alternative as PCDJ is not compatible with all pc's and if you are using vista then on the UAC you need to permit the install or it wont work.