unreadable cd rom from cd writer

  rabbit0 18:43 11 Jan 03
  rabbit0 18:43 11 Jan 03

I copied about 40 photos to a cd in a cd writer
but the cd is unreadable.
This can happen if the the cd writer is closed down before it finishes copying.
I have already formated the smartmedia card which held the photos so the only copies are on the apparently unreadable cd.
Any ideas how I can retreive the photos from the cd?

  Stuartli 18:52 11 Jan 03

Are the files listed in My Computer>D drive if you insert the CD-R?

  rabbit0 20:51 11 Jan 03

Stuartli....Thanks for suggestion but I just get"unaccessable"

  BRYNIT 20:58 11 Jan 03

If the cd did not finish recording B4 the progam was closed you have a coaster as it cannot be veiwed. I haven't foound a solution to this unless some one knows better.
Didn't you copy them to you hard drive first.

  Stuartli 21:33 11 Jan 03

If you use Nero and copy from the hard disk (via the memory card) then Nero will erase the file(s) once the burning has been completed.

There would have to be a permanent file on the HDD to do as you appear to be suggesting.

  rabbit0 09:44 12 Jan 03

thanks all for suggestions,,,I transfered the photos by drag and drop in explorer..
I probably have a coaster.

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