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Stay logged in Please select a forum to jump to News and Article Discussion MacRumors.com News Discussion Mac Blog Discussion Merry Christmas! __________________ *********************************************************** Don't assume anything...Verify! Aug 29, 2009 i'm trying to burn a Windows 7 ISO my brother got from some ACM subscription thing. The error says "Unable to burn 'whatever.dmg' (The disc drive did not respond properly and can't recover or retry." Nothing interesting in dmesg, but Disk Utility's logs had details: url...I do weblink

What do I do if I get a 'Focus servo failure' message? The new Mac Mini (no disc slot drive)'s updated 64-bit Mac OS X 10.7.4's Disk Utilities tries to burn and then fail right away or after a few seconds. I was about 38% into the read/write procedure. "The drive reported an error: Sense Key = HARDWARE ERROR Sense Code = 0x09, 0x01 TRACKING SERVO FAILURE" "The drive reported an error: Thanks for all your help you can give me. "a 51 year old lady looking for a new lease on life - Jeanie" jeanielou, Mar 21, 2005 #1 arniebear https://discussions.apple.com/thread/2303271?start=0&tstart=0

but anyway, i'm using toast 10.0, and was using a fujifilm disc when i got the error. I can't even burn music onto a DVD from itunes. I decided to purchase another pack of 50 since they acted flawlessly over the last couple years. Sure would be helpful to the folks who type theirs into the search engine and come up with 30 references.I'm using Memorex DVD+R 8X 8.5GB disc.Thanks again,Peter Edited by pkeenan, 16

You may whether or not those discs are well regarded for their reliability. Or was it the media? This is a 2009 15" MBP, 2.66 ghz with 4gb ram running 10.5.8. I do play region 2 discs from a friend in Portugal and the Sony Firmware for the e upgrade, may have caused that burner to identify itself with regions, whereas I

However, it could be that the drive revolted against the specific disc media (although that usually results in a Medium Error). Privacy / DMCA contact / Affiliate and FTC Disclosure Fixed | Fluid | Fluid HD Jump to content Search Advanced Search section: This topic Forums Members Help Files Calendar Products All Disc[/bold] a. Back to top #3 kungfuhippie kungfuhippie ISF Newbie Members 3 posts Posted 17 August 2007 - 01:44 AM Hi, I have the same problem in my laptop, I have already checked

Reports: · Posted 8 years ago Top Lighthouse Posts: 13598 This post has been reported. Thread Tools Search this Thread Display Modes 18th December 2005, 01:06 #1 |Link ricardo.santos Registered User Join Date: Mar 2005 Location: Portugal Posts: 904 Dvddecrypter error message while Regards, Rick P. I wonder if the Roxio folks have a published list of error codes?

share Share on Twitter Share on Facebook Email Link Like + Quote Reply chrisrivera, Jan 7, 2009 chrisrivera macrumors newbie Joined: Jan 7, 2009 #19 My troubleshooting and solution I have https://www.makemkv.com/forum2/viewtopic.php?f=8&t=1908 Edited by tsantee, 08 April 2011 - 01:17 PM. I received two error dialogue windows. It's as easy as 3.14159265 The Problem is Usually found between the Chair and the Keyboard!

View 6 Replies View Related OS X :: Unable To Burn Video_TS Folder In Toast / CSS Encryption Disk Error Nov 27, 2008 I have been trying to backup a few have a peek at these guys Hopefully they have the same expectation.I was totally getting Sense Key = ILLEGAL REQUEST but it was not touching the disk. Also here is a forum with a discussion on your problem. RSS ALL ARTICLES FEATURES ONLY TRIVIA Search The How-To Geek Forums Have Migrated to Discourse How-To Geek Forums / Windows Vista (Solved) - DVD - Servo Tracking Error (7 posts)

Members have access to different forum appearance options, and many more functions. BUT, there are also write-strategy issues, where the drive firmware uses a write strategy that isn't 100% compatible with the blank media. Back to top #12 jake_fantom jake_fantom Newbie Members 2 posts Posted 31 August 2011 - 05:48 PM I got a similar message, and others, while trying to burn a video TS http://fileupster.com/hardware-error/hardware-error-tracking-servo-failure.html MacRumors attracts a broad audience of both consumers and professionals interested in the latest technologies and products.

So, before considering purchasing a new burner, you might want to run a DVD/CD cleaning disc on this burner. If you use this program regularly, consider buying the author a beer and click the link below.Donate Back to top #9 LIGHTNING UK! Reports: · Posted 8 years ago Top Lighthouse Posts: 13598 This post has been reported.

Is it a Dual Burner?

Help Menu > Logs11:19:40 ImgBurn Version 2.3.2.0 started!I 11:19:40 Microsoft Windows Vista Home Basic Edition (6.0, Build 6000)I 11:19:40 Total Physical Memory: 513,600 KB - Available: 122,396 KBI 11:19:40 Initialising SPTI...I Author of ImgBurn Join Date: Oct 2001 Location: United Kingdom Posts: 1,973 Try the newer 106 firmware. It's more reliable for critical stuff (bootable media) than Toast. I hope someone has an answer.

makes no difference) I first saw this happen, using DVDde to rip a client's VHS to DVD-R burn from one of the cheapo consumer VHS/DVD burners, so I was ready to Contact the drive maker with details of the error code. I have near 100% failure with Verbatim +R discs on a Core2Duo MacBookPro using Toast 7.1.2 or DiskUtilties and 10.4.11 Never a problem burning single layer... this content Back to top #2 Kenadjian Kenadjian Duty First Beta Team Members 935 posts Gender:Male Location:The Land Down Under Posted 25 May 2006 - 08:01 PM We probably can, but you have

Author of ImgBurn Admin 28,788 posts Gender:Male Location:United Kingdom Posted 17 August 2007 - 05:12 PM It won't even get that far if the drive thinks there's no media in it. Intel, SIS, VIA, etc. I can burn 538 MB from an 64-bit Windows 8 on my Acer AM3800 PC with the same discs and external burner drives without any problems. It's not the media that's bad.

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Still having trouble? setarip_old View Public Profile Find More Posts by setarip_old 18th December 2005, 02:20 #5 |Link ricardo.santos Registered User Join Date: Mar 2005 Location: Portugal Posts: 904 thanks setarip Useful Searches Recent Posts Options Please select a forum to jump to News and Article Discussion MacRumors.com News Discussion Mac Blog Discussion I'm thinking 10.0.8 is somehow incompatible with 10.6.7 which is mighty convenient now that they have ANOTHER paid upgrade.

I suggest trying again with a Verbatim DVD+R DL disc. Thanks! share Share on Twitter Share on Facebook Email Link Like + Quote Reply motulist, Dec 3, 2007 motulist macrumors 68040 Joined: Dec 2, 2003 #8 Memorex discs using an external lacie Helpful (0) Reply options Link to this post by connectionfailure, connectionfailure Apr 21, 2010 5:46 PM in response to jp_dastous Level 1 (5 points) Apr 21, 2010 5:46 PM in response

http://www.nero.com/en/FAQs_Error_Messages.html#14 Last edited: Mar 21, 2005 Rotary, Mar 21, 2005 #3 bbmayo Active member Joined: Oct 31, 2004 Messages: 5,088 Likes Received: 0 Trophy Points: 96 [bold]1. burn info: 17" Superdrive info: HL-DT-ST DVDRW GS21N: Model: HL-DT-ST DVDRW GS21N Revision: SA17 Serial Number: KZZ91OM5217 Native Command Queuing: No Detachable Drive: No Power Off: Yes Async Notification: No 15" Password Register FAQ Calendar Today's Posts Search Search Forums Show Threads Show Posts Tag Search Advanced Search Go to Page... share Share on Twitter Share on Facebook Email Link Like + Quote Reply seans9, Dec 17, 2007 seans9 macrumors member Joined: Jan 12, 2005 #12 Mine was doing this today and

Author of ImgBurn Admin 28,788 posts Gender:Male Location:United Kingdom Posted 18 August 2007 - 08:27 AM You're just going to have to get some discs with a different dye. I don't think re-calibrating is possible. looks familiar? Everyone continually thinks this is the culprit with the Sense Key = ILLEGAL REQUEST error.I have been getting this of late after inserting my blank DL.

Regards, Rick P.