Re: CD formating
Yes it is a new CD-RW. Windows tries to format. It gives me a message that it
can't complete. I can still save files to it and then open them. I do not
Later I was able to format a DVD and backup to it without trouble
> Is it a rewritable CD? You can't format a CD-R because you cannot erase data
> from them.
> "Willy" <Willy@discussions.microsoft.com> wrote in message
> > I am trying to format a CD. After a few minutes I get a message telling me
> > that Windows can't complete the formating. I am able to save a file to the
> > CD
> > and can also open it. What is the significance of the message? I don't
> > understand what is happening
> Is it a rewritable CD (CD-RW)? You can't format a CD-R because you cannot
> erase data from them.
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