Disc in dvd drive but asked to insert disc

  Fleetblue 16:45 20 Sep 10

OK I'll go through this step by step. I was trying to erase some DVD-RW discs (Verbatim)using BurnAware. First one I tried it told me there was no disc in the drive. Second one worked so I assumed there was something wrong with the first one. I then successfully burned a video to the second disc. I then tried to erase the other discs but again got the message "no disc in drive". Out of interest I inserted the one I had successfully erased and burned and was once again told "no disc in drive". When I insert the discs Autoplay does not work, but it works with DVD-R discs. Ihave uninstalled the driver and rebooted, I have deleted the filters, but still the same. Any help appreciated

  rawprawn 16:52 20 Sep 10

RW CD/DVD's are known to often fail, but Try cleaning them with warm water and washing up liquid.Dry Thoroughly.

  rawprawn 16:52 20 Sep 10


  rawprawn 16:56 20 Sep 10

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