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Old Oct 15, 2008, 03:51 PM
aariyaratne aariyaratne is offline
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I burned some music to a rewritable CD. Now, I want to format. I did following.
1. Format d:
then, it gives me the message
the type of the file system is RAW. Please use the /fs swith to specify the file system you wish to use on this volume.
2. Through the Windows explorer, I tried to delete
then, it gives mthe messsage
cannot delete track01. Files on the CD are read only. you can still copy writable CDS.

Thanks for the help
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Old Oct 15, 2008, 08:05 PM
chandler68 chandler68 is offline
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You can't delete files from a CD or DVD disk by just telling it to delete in explorer.

You use Nero or Roxio or a similar burning program, you then use the built in format utility for DVDRW or CDRW disks.

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