Windows 10: Burning ISO Solved


  1. Posts : 39
    Windows 10 Home Anniversary 64bit
       05 Jul 2016 #1

    Burning ISO


    Hiya...I got this error when trying to burn to DVD...can anybody tell me why this many have happened please? TIAClick image for larger version. 

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  3. Posts : 464
    Windows 10 Pro (Mix of Builds) / Linux Mint
       05 Jul 2016 #3

    You cannot BURN to a BD-ROM drive, it is a read only, typically virtual drive created by ISO programs, etc.

    Choose another, typically your DVD Burner.
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  4.    05 Jul 2016 #4

    RWOne said: View Post
    You cannot BURN to a BD-ROM drive, it is a read only, typically virtual drive created by ISO programs, etc.

    Choose another, typically your DVD Burner.
    His drive is a combination Blu-Ray and DVD-RW drive. This is what mine says with a blank DVD-R inserted:

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    And it's burning just fine (had to test it anyway because selling this laptop this week):

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  5.    05 Jul 2016 #5

    Deblk said: View Post
    Hiya...I got this error when trying to burn to DVD...can anybody tell me why this many have happened please? TIA
    I assume you have the ISO file saved to your hard drive? Do you have a blank DVD-R inserted in the drive? An error will likely ruin the DVD-R, so you have to start with a fresh one. For Windows 7, I recommend using IMGBURN to burn the ISO file to DVD:
    The Official ImgBurn Website
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  6. Posts : 1,648
    Microsoft Windows 10 Home
       05 Jul 2016 #6

    ImgBurn used to be recommended too widely till we come to know that it bundles PUPs like OpenCandy.

    CDBurnerXP is comparatively safe as a free program, depending on its download process. If we do to the 'Download' Tab of the Website: https://cdburnerxp.se/en/download
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    And then click on the 'More Download Options', it provides a version that is said to be free from PUPs.
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    And that program is not too bad.
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  7. Posts : 39
    Windows 10 Home Anniversary 64bit
    Thread Starter
       05 Jul 2016 #7

    Thanks everybody. I managed to burn to a DVD using an external BD R/W which worked and then tested to see if my laptop BD Rom would read and it did
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