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Using 900 Mb CDs

Posted on 2004-08-20
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I have bought a pack of 900 Mb (100 minutes) CDs. How do I use them? How can I make Nero recognize them? Is there a place in Nero where I can set the properties of the drive or something?
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Question by:Lescha
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by:grblades
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Hi Lescha,
There is normally an option within Nero to 'permit overburning'. However some writers will only allow you to write up to 90 minutes regardless of the media so I suggest you do a test write first to see whether you can write to 90 or the full 100 minutes.
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LucF earned 30 total points
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Hi Lescha,

You'll need to enable overburning in the advanced settings menu.
http://www.nero.com/en/FAQs_Data_CD.html#5

But first, you'll have to find out how much you can write with your writer:
http://www.nero.com/en/FAQs_Data_CD.html#1
Could be it's less than 100 minutes, so to prevent data corruption, check this first.

Greetings,

LucF
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by:LucF
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too late :)
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by:Lescha
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Thanks a bunch!
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by:Lescha
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Accepted LucF's answer because it was much, much more detailed, and contained useful links.
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by:LucF
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Well, thanks! :)

Glad to help,

LucF
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