Why a computer won’t read some CD-R discs 

by on January 29, 2009

Q: Why won’t my Toshiba Qosmio F10 read a Magnavox CD-R? My computer is about four years old.

A: There are several possible reasons why your computer won’t read the Magnavox CD-R:

Scratches or pits on the Magnavox CD-R could easily prevent your computer’s CD-ROM drive from reading the disc. A newer CD-ROM drive might do a better job of reading the damaged disc. Or, you can use a resurfacing kit to repair the damage. Inexpensive resurfacing kits are available at office supply stores, electronic stores, etc. Read the rest of this entry »

 
 

How come my CD burner keeps asking me for a blank CD when there is a blank CD in it already? 

by on January 26, 2009

Q: My CD burner is not working. When I try to burn a CD it goes thru the motion but when it is time to actually burn the music, it asks me for a blank CD which is already in my computer. What do I need to do? My system is a Dell with Windows XP. I had a computer virus once before and it was taken care of but now my cd does not work.

 
 

Why wont my Toshiba Qosmio F10 read a Magnavox CD-R? 

by on January 6, 2009

Q: Why wont my Toshiba Qosmio F10 read a Magnavox CD-R?