Can't view and extract photos on disc.

  snowy30 18:14 21 Jan 14
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I was going view and extract some old photos I have on disc and transfer them to my flash drive, but my Windows 7 computer can't seem to read the disc(s). Will this because I transferred the photos to disc using my previous Windows XP computer?

Thanks

  lotvic 19:43 21 Jan 14

"my Windows 7 computer can't seem to read the disc(s)"

Explain to us what happens when you explore the contents of the CD/DVD.

You should be able to see and copy the files on the CD/DVD to your Windows 7 pc and your flash drive.

Is this a CD or DVD disc and has it been finalised? (finalised means 'closed', you choose this option in the burning program) In XP which program did you use to burn it?

  woodchip 21:21 21 Jan 14

Optical Discs deteriorate over time, that may be your problem. CD's are worse than DVD. you may get some photos back by using Nero copy disc to a new disc

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