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You cannot create a multisession disc.
Be sure that there is enough space left on the disc for another session. Writing a
session requires lead-in and lead-out space (about 15 MB) in addition to the data
that is recorded.
You cannot successfully write to a CD-R, CD-RW, DVD-R, DVD-RW, DVD+R,
DVD+RW, or DVD-RAM disc.
Take the following actions:
1. Verify that the process is not being interrupted by a screen saver, an antivirus
2. Verify that the hard disk has been defragmented.
3. Consult the hard disk drive manufacturer or vendor if an older hard disk drive
4. Replace the disc if it is bad or scratched.
5. Disable the Windows Auto Insert Notify function on your CD-ROM and
You cannot eject a CD or DVD disc.
Take the following actions after ensuring that the drive is not in the process of
writing to a disc:
1. Eject the disc through software.
2. Use the Eject button.
3. Turn off the computer. Wait 45 seconds; then turn on the computer and try
4. If other methods do not work, use the manual-eject hole, using instructions
You cannot read from the CD or DVD disc after successfully writing to it.
Take the following actions:
1. If you can read the CD or DVD Disc in another CD or DVD player or you can
2. You might have a damaged CD-R, CD-RW, DVD-R, DVD-RW, DVD+R,
3. If you can read from a CD-RW, DVD-RW, DVD+RW, or DVD-RAM disc in the
4. Avoid writing at the slower 1X speed unless required by your computer.
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program, an Internet or e-mail program, or other software. Disable the
functions that might interrupt the write operation.
is conducting a thermal recalibration during a write operation.
CD-RW drives.
using the Eject button again.
given in "Manually ejecting a disc" on page 2-4.
see previous sessions, the directory information might be damaged on the
volume, making it unreadable. To get ideas for troubleshooting, check the
documentation that comes with the software.
DVD+RW, or DVD-RAM disc. Try a new disc or another brand of CD or DVD
writing drive, but not in another MR drive, be sure that a UDF Reader program
is installed in the computer.



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