Cannot copy from my XP to my DVD drive?

  jonem81 12:27 PM 25 Jul 12

I have an XP and I cannot copy or move files from my hard disk to the DVD writer. I am using Sony DVD/R/W discs. I am trying to copy over any old photos etc., prior to formatting and starting afresh. I have tried TeraCopy, BurnAware to no avail! Any ideas,please?


  Taff™ 13:06 PM 25 Jul 12

Can you be more specific on the problem? What is the exact method you are trying to use?

  lotvic 13:30 PM 25 Jul 12

XP only supports CD's. You have to get third party software. CDBurnerXP is free and simple to use. Despite it's name it does DVD's - and a lot more. I've been using it for years.

  jonem81 13:57 PM 25 Jul 12


Thanks. It seems lotvic has the answer - but thanks again.


Just what I wanted!

Thanks again.

  Taff™ 14:58 PM 25 Jul 12

No problem - I had forgotten that Lotvic!

  lotvic 15:09 PM 25 Jul 12

Taff™, consider memory jogged :) now if I could only remember where I left my mug of coffee.....


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