cd burner



DeneseVon
07-09-2005, 09:11 PM
had problems with burner not being recognized. troubleshooted. could not
fix. went out and bought a new sony cd burner. still cannot recognize drive
as a burner. checked reg. and value is 2, which it should be. have a
default listed without a value set. could this be the problem? I cant
figure this out and I want to burn cds. help

Wesley Vogel
07-09-2005, 09:11 PM
CD-R drive or CD-RW drive is not recognized as a recordable device
http://support.microsoft.com/default.aspx?kbid=316529

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Hope this helps. Let us know.

Wes
MS-MVP Windows Shell/User

In news:1AFCF179-5B4F-42DD-B16D-73A8AECC6E7E@microsoft.com,
DeneseVon <DeneseVon@discussions.microsoft.com> hunted and pecked:
> had problems with burner not being recognized. troubleshooted. could not
> fix. went out and bought a new sony cd burner. still cannot recognize
> drive as a burner. checked reg. and value is 2, which it should be.
> have a default listed without a value set. could this be the problem? I
> cant figure this out and I want to burn cds. help

Rick \Nutcase\ Rogers
07-09-2005, 09:11 PM
Hi DeneseVon,

> had problems with burner not being recognized. troubleshooted. could not
> fix. went out and bought a new sony cd burner. still cannot recognize
> drive
> as a burner. checked reg. and value is 2, which it should be. have a
> default listed without a value set. could this be the problem? I cant
> figure this out and I want to burn cds. help

There is a downloadable fix for this here:
http://www.dougknox.com/xp/scripts/xp_cd_dvd_fix.vbs

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Best of Luck,

Rick Rogers, aka "Nutcase" - Microsoft MVP
http://mvp.support.microsoft.com/
Associate Expert - WindowsXP Expert Zone
www.microsoft.com/windowsxp/expertzone
Windows help - www.rickrogers.org


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