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Cannot copy from my XP to my DVD drive?


jonem81

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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?

jonem81

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Taff™

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

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lotvic

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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.

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jonem81

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Taff™

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

lotvic

Just what I wanted!

Thanks again.

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Taff™

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No problem - I had forgotten that Lotvic!

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lotvic

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

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