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DVD burn with Toast freezes



I used the Copying DVD's Tutorial and everything worked like a charm until I tried to burn it with Toast 5.2.1.

I have a LaCie External Firewire DVD burner - Toast reads it as a Pioneer DVD-RW DVR -106D- Firewire.

I used 2x and it frooze after about 20 seconds.

I am using Memorex DVD -R 4x disks.

Anyone have some suggestions as to why this isn'r working?

Jul 22, 2003
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Hamilton College
Your Mac's Specs
20" iMac C2D 2.16ghz, 13" MacBook 2.0ghz, 60gb iPod vid, 1gb nano
well first off i havent used 5.2.1 i only have 6 but i have never had success with memorex dvd-r's they are the lowest ranked by any dvdforum you will find but im not sure if that is the problem.......you might want to check lacie's site to see if tye have any updates for your burner


Well, the second try at burning per the tutorial seems to be working at 1x.

Does Pioneer read different media differently? If so, what media will Pioneer write at 2x? 4x?

thank you


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