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  1. #1

    Member Since
    Mar 01, 2006
    Van city
    G3 imac 500mhz and 266mhz, ipod mini
    External DvD burner issue's
    Hey I was given a lite-on DVD burner for xmas but I had to buy an enclosure which I did (firewire) and it all seems to be working fine except only toast can recognize it as "disc burning compatible" but under system profiler it says cd-rw and DVD Rw drive but then under that it says disc burning not supported. Which makes it impossible to burn with disk utility which could be annoying. Im gonna upgrade to 10.4 from 10.3.9 but if that does not fix this isuue what could?

  2. #2
    Try Patchburn: It allows unsupported burners to be used with disk utility etc.

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    Chundermuffin's Avatar
    Member Since
    Apr 11, 2006
    Gold Coast, Australia
    1st gen MacBook Pro - 15", 2.16GHz, 1G RAM, 100G HD
    Would you know if Patchburn is okay to use on Intel Macs? The site hasn't been updated since December. Cheers.

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    rman's Avatar
    Member Since
    Dec 24, 2002
    Los Angeles, California
    2 x 3.0GHz Quad-Core, 6GB OS X 10.6.8 | 15in MacBook Pro 2.2GHz OS X 10.6.8 | 64GB iPad 2 WiFi
    You should not need patchburn on an Intel mac.
    Life isn't about waiting for the storm to pass, It's about learning to dance in the rain!

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    Aptmunich's Avatar
    Member Since
    Mar 09, 2004
    Aluminium Macbook 2.4 Ghz 4GB RAM, SSD 24" Samsung Display, iPhone 4, iPad 2
    Why not?

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