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Have you tried a System Restore to a point before you installed the shareware
> All has been well, for months, then all of a sudden my Matsushita
> DVD-RAM writer and my Pioneer DVD player will not play or record
> If I insert a playable DVD that was working, both their Icons change
> under Windows Explorer from DVD to CD and the DVD will not play.
> If I try and burn a DVD, using Nero it goes off and started to set up
> what appears to be a multiple session over many what appears toe be
> Any suggestions please.
> I'm runnung Windows XP Pro sp2 and have had no problems, the only
> thing I've installed was a shareware midi software package. Maybe I
> shouldn't have :-)