disabling dma on dvd-rw drive

Discussion in 'Computer Support' started by graham, Jan 29, 2004.

  1. graham

    graham Guest

    Hi how can i disable the dma function on my writer

    running xp pro

    regards
    graham

    i do believe this is why my writer will not write data discs
    graham, Jan 29, 2004
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  2. graham

    HamMan Guest

    "graham" <> wrote in message
    news:m3aSb.4625$...
    > Hi how can i disable the dma function on my writer
    >
    > running xp pro
    >
    > regards
    > graham
    >
    > i do believe this is why my writer will not write data discs
    >
    >

    wouldnt diabling DMA cause loads of buffer underruns and coffee mats?
    HamMan, Jan 29, 2004
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  3. graham

    Unk Guest

    On Thu, 29 Jan 2004 15:57:49 -0000, "graham" <>
    wrote:
    >Hi how can i disable the dma function on my writer
    >running xp pro
    >
    >regards
    >graham
    >
    >i do believe this is why my writer will not write data discs
    >

    How to change the IDE DMA mode on XP
    http://www.windows-help.net/WindowsXP/howto-05.htm
    Unk, Jan 30, 2004
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