I can only record onto my CD-RWs limited times

By Frizzle ยท 4 replies
Mar 4, 2007
  1. Everytime i try to burn data onto my CD-RW disks multiple times, i get an error message saying the disk is unuseable for some reason. It works fine the first few times, but come the third or forth time i try to re-record onto the disks i get the error message and the disk becomes useless and refuses to take any data. Is there a limit on the amount of times you can record onto the same CD-RW disk?
  2. SNGX1275

    SNGX1275 TS Forces Special Posts: 10,742   +422

    Yes there is a limit, but it is in the thousands. Have you done a full erase after this happens? Try a different burner.
  3. Mictlantecuhtli

    Mictlantecuhtli TS Evangelist Posts: 4,345   +11

    Maybe you've forgotten to close the session / finalize the disc, and burned a multisession disc each time? That way you'd run out of space quickly.
  4. zipperman

    zipperman TS Rookie Posts: 1,179   +7

    Do you have Nero ?
    Did you install Incd.It has to be installed seperatly.
    Thats how you format rw's.
    It doesn't install during NeroBurn.
    I have Nero 6.
    Others might call it something else.Read your manual or Help files.
  5. SNGX1275

    SNGX1275 TS Forces Special Posts: 10,742   +422

    In the Recorder menu of regular nero there is an option to erase disk. You don't need InCD installed.
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