If I cant burn CDs on this device, there was no point in buying it at all.Please advise. Buy can of compressed air. 2. I use itunes 7.3.1 on my PowerBook G4 and my husband uses 7.1.1 on his PBG4 (he no longer wants to update because he likes it as it is), but maybe As a thumb rule, NEVER choose maximum speed in the list, it is NEVER as high as showed. 8x for CDs and 4x for DVDs is best; choosing higher speeds does have a peek here
I'd encountered this before, that's when I bought the data and slowed down my speed to 16x. You got time for music." Denver Pyle as Briscoe Darling Reply With Quote 06-07-2013,02:09 PM #7 JUKE179r View Profile View Forum Posts Member Since Nov 01, 2009 Location DohaLondonVegas Posts 886 Sign in to report inappropriate content. Is it safe ?
not sure about how it works ? Could it be defective? Got0Apple87 16,122 views 2:17 2009 MacBook Pro Optical drive problem - Duration: 1:46.
Members have access to different forum appearance options, and many more functions. share Share on Twitter Share on Facebook Email Link Like + Quote Reply Shaduu, Jul 31, 2007 Shaduu macrumors 6502a Joined: Jan 31, 2007 Location: Southsea #4 Try burning from within Anonymous form close (x) Front Page Mac Blog iOS Blog Roundups AirPort Apple Car Apple Deals Apple Pay Apple Stores Apple TV Apple VR Project The Burn Failed Because Of A Medium Write Error Dvd But when I took this advice and went to Preferences in iTunes, then Advanced>Burning, and dropped the write speed down to around 4x, the CD burned perfectly.
Ah well, problem solved. The Attempt To Burn A Disc Failed. The Disk Could Not Be Read From Or Written To who knows why... So here it is again! Home/Forum New Posts Unanswered Forum Actions Mark Forums Read Quick Links Today's Posts Articles Product Reviews Advertise Contact Us Deals Advanced Search Forum Mac OS X Software OS X - Operating
Because the laptop is new, doing a system restore will likely not resolve anything, especially if this was a factory build miss. The Burn Failed Because Of A Medium Write Error Disk Utility Try a different disc to burn to. SLCNAC JACK Helpful (0) Reply options Link to this post by noondaywitch, noondaywitch Nov 25, 2012 1:56 PM in response to SLCNAC JACK Level 6 (8,147 points) Nov 25, 2012 1:56 Some say this is caused by dirt or dust on the optical drive and to blow it out with canned electronic cleaning air.
cleaning helped for me. Memorex 2. The Attempt To Burn A Disc Failed 4450 Please type your message and try again. The Attempt To Burn A Disc Failed The Disc Drive Didn't Respond Properly But wow, my problem has been so random it's almost scary.
When burning a CD from iTunes or GarageBand it say's Failed Medium Write Error Answered! navigate here That is probably my #1 and only gripe about a Mac and it's superdrive being so finicky about which type of discs it will accept. Cancel Add your answer Key will be eternally grateful. Neither worked. The Attempt To Burn A Disc Failed. An Unknown Error Occurred (-3)
It worked for me on my '07 MBP with OS 10.6.8... *** Just a heads up first, you will have to redo your Finder preferences after completing this. *** Delete the February 23 by janejenn Show 1 more comment Add a comment 0/1024 Cancel Post comment Are you sure you want to delete this zzzzzz? Thank you reader Johnny for this great tip. http://rsmasters.net/the-attempt/itunes-error-2615-burning-disc.html Props to danny.merrill (4 posts above this one) for the fantastic idea of trying a lens cleaner disc.
I have the wonderful spindle of solid color Memorex CD-R's. Itunes Won't Burn Cd Medium Write Error I have had CDs kick out because of burn failure-I came upon a solution by accident-I had tried different CD brands thinking that may be the problem-What I discovered was the Helpful (1) Reply options Link to this post by beckledang, beckledang Apr 29, 2012 10:02 PM in response to Cattus Thraex Level 1 (0 points) Apr 29, 2012 10:02 PM in
Preview my answer Post my answer View Statistics: Past 24 Hours: 23 Past 7 Days: 176 Past 30 Days: 887 All Time: 33,187 22,244 Free Manuals 87,169 Solutions 6,515 Devices iFixit I'm looking for an easier solution but maybe it is time for trip to the shop Model Name: Mac Mini Model Identifier: Macmini3,1 Processor Name: Intel Core 2 Duo Processor Speed: Again, I never had a problem burning CD's prior to the time this last fall and again now. The Attempt To Burn A Disc Failed. An Unknown Error Occurred (-50) It's working for me now, but I haven't tried any other speeds).
Try my custom Mac Forums Search Engine: Mac Forums Google Search Please use the reputation system if you consider any help given useful (it's the little ✓/✘ on the left <---) My MBP wouldn't load the disc, but when you put it in, the disc spins and tries to load, running the brushes over the laser. Loading... this contact form It did it in about 4minutes.
Watch Queue Queue __count__/__total__ Find out whyClose MacBook burn disc read error Raymond Yankiling SubscribeSubscribedUnsubscribe3737 Loading... By Digger in forum Movies and Video Replies: 3 Last Post: 06-29-2007, 06:18 AM Posting Permissions You may not post new threads You may not post replies You may not post I am having limited success with TDK, but that sometimes requires multiple attempts. Wipe the shiny surface with a soft, damp cloth, working from center to edge.
share Share on Twitter Share on Facebook Email Link Like + Quote Reply kittyslave, Sep 3, 2008 kittyslave macrumors newbie Joined: Feb 11, 2008 #13 I had to get replacement DVD Thanks for the tip!!!!! The burn failed because of a medium write error. It starts up like it is going to burn the disc, spins for 30 seconds and then stops and opens the disc drive displaying "Audio CD - #0xEB020BED - an unknown
I experienced this message before and took my Macbook in to the store and the the genius was stumped but when he tried one of his CD's it burned fine to Apple Info Site Map Hot News RSS Feeds Contact Us Copyright © Apple Inc. Sign in to add this to Watch Later Add to Loading playlists... TheHowToPresenter 26,496 views 1:44 Burn an mp3 CD using iTunes - Duration: 4:01.
I have a Sawtooth (June, 2000 orig. 500mhz), upgraded to 1 gb dual, running Leopard.