NEC DVD RW spins up during DVDs

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autoboy
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NEC DVD RW spins up during DVDs

Post by autoboy » Tue Apr 18, 2006 8:32 pm

I picked up a NEC (3550A i think) DVD RW drive and i'm using it to play DVDs with SAGE TV. It is usually quite quiet but during some DVDs it has the tendancy to spin up. I am running windows 2000 and DMA is enabled. What would cause it to spin up and how can i fix it?

Doug Leo
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Post by Doug Leo » Thu Apr 20, 2006 10:29 am

Use "DriveSpeed" from Nero. It's free and very easy to use.

I am using it with my BenQ 1655.

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Post by computergeek22 » Fri Apr 28, 2006 3:03 pm

Bringing up an old topic but my drivespeed settings never stay. Everytime I reboot the settings are changed back to default. Is there any way to fix this?

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Post by autoboy » Fri Apr 28, 2006 6:11 pm

Same with CD Bremise if you don't want to pay for it

dealerovska
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drivespeed options

Post by dealerovska » Mon May 01, 2006 1:59 pm

My drivespeed has an option "restore speed settings at startup" you should deselect that optoin as I.

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