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CD BURNER WILL BURN DATA, READS, DOESN'T BURN MP3s ???

by douggsbc / November 8, 2004 9:21 AM PST

My CD burner will still burns data files, but won't burn MP3s??? Goes through the convert and dies on the burn stage. I have tried setting the speed to 1X, but it doesn't help, also tried a different brand of CD with no luck.

I can still read all data files and play music from the CD burner.
Don't understand why it will burn data, but not MP3s.

HELP IS APPRECIATED!!!

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Does the burner have burnproof technology??
by Ray Harinec / November 8, 2004 9:53 AM PST

Possibility of buffer under runs?? Moving data from source and to burner on the same IDE cable???

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Re: Does the burner have burnproof technology??
by douggsbc / November 8, 2004 11:55 AM PST

I assume it has IDE technology. It is a HL-DT-STCD-RW GCE-8400B B104. Had a stroke 1/2 year ago so it's difficult to take the PC apart, etc... How can I find out if it has burn proof technology? Why would it burn data files and not music files?

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