Panasonic DVD RAM and Pioneer Superdrives DVR109

Discussion in 'Mac Accessories' started by Clionb, Jul 29, 2005.

  1. Clionb macrumors newbie

    Jul 29, 2005
    I attempted to use a Panasonic DVD RAM Disc in this drive. (DVD RAM LM-AD240LU 2-3x speed) I found the disc is recognized my the drive as MEI_UDF, however, I cannot write any files to the disc.

    What am I doing wrong?

  2. simie macrumors 6502a


    Aug 26, 2004
    Your drive cannot write to DVD Ram Disks only read, here is the specifications of your drive.

    Write Speed *2
    DVD-R 16x, 12x, 8x, 6x, 4x, 2x, 1x
    DVD-RW 6x, 4x, 2x, 1x
    DVD-R DL 6x, 4x, 2x
    DVD+R 16x, 12x, 8x, 6x, 4x. 2.4x
    DVD+RW 8x, 6x, 4x, 2.4x
    DVD+R DL*3 6x, 4x, 2.4x
    CD-R 40x, 32x, 24x, 16x, 10x, 4x
    CD-RW 24x, 20x, 16x, 10x, 4x

    An 80-wire IDE cable is required for 16X DVD writing speed.

    Read Speed
    DVD-ROM (single) Max 16x CAV
    DVD-ROM (dual) Max 12x CAV
    DVD-R, DVD+R MAX 12x CAV
    DVD-RW,DVD+RW Max 8x CAV
    DVD-RAM Max 2x CLV
    CD-ROM, CD-R Max 40x CAV
    CD-RW Max 32x CAV
    Mounting Orientation Horizontal and Verticle
    IDE Interface ATAPI PIO Mode 4, Multi word DMA Mode 2 16.6 Mbytes/sec. Ultra DMA mode 4

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