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Odd message saying no cd/dvd burner

Discussion in 'Hardware' started by sire011886, Jul 25, 2006.

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  1. sire011886

    sire011886 Thread Starter

    Jul 9, 2005
    I've never burned a data disc or DVD, but I've burned music cd's.

    I'm trying to burn photos onto a cd, but my Sony DVD-RW/CD dual drive isn't getting detected.

    Please don't tell me it can't actually burn data discs...

    I have Windows XP on a Sony Vaio desktop with their first generation dual core processor models.

  2. happyrck


    Feb 17, 2006
    try going to the device manager and remove/uninstall the drive....reboot and windows will find " new hardware" and will install new drivers for it...it should be detected then
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