problem copying dvd



kev 01
07-10-2005, 01:54 AM
THANKS FOR THE REPLY BOB I HAVE CHECKED THE READER IN DEVICE MANAGER AND
IT IS RUNNING IN DMA MODE IT SAYS ULTRA DMA MODE 6 THE WRITER IS RUNNING
IN ULTRA DMA MODE 4 NOT QUITE SURE HOW TO UNINSTALL THE IDE CONTROLLER
IN DEVICE MANAGEMENT IF YOU COULD TELL ME IN A SIMPLE WAY PLEASE THANKS
KEV

Bob Knowlden Wrote:
> Is the drive you're reading from running in DMA or PIO mode? (Check the
> IDE
> controller in Device Manager.) If it's stuck in PIO mode, its
> performance
> will be poor.
>
> Some information is available:
>
> http://tinyurl.com/3h6k4
>
> "IDE ATA and ATAPI disks use PIO mode after multiple time-out or CRC
> errors
> occur"
>
> Some hotfixes are mentioned, but the easiest thing to try in
> uninstalling
> the IDE controller (Device Manager again) and rebooting. The
> controller
> ought to re-install when XP starts up again, and come up in DMA mode.
>
> Good luck.
>
>
> Address scrambled. Replace nkbob with bobkn.
>
> "kev 01" kev.01.1qh31r@pcbanter.net wrote in message
> news:kev.01.1qh31r@pcbanter.net...-
>
> i have nero 6 installed and my read buffer goes from 100 down to 0
> and
> keeps fluctuating when i copy a dvd, i dont think its my compter
> being
> slow as its a pentium 4 ht 3.2 with 512 ram. i have run firmware on
> my
> dvd rom and rw and its still the same any suggestions please
>
>
> --
> kev 01-


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