Article ID : S500031209 / Last Modified : 11/04/2018

Why can't data be written onto the CD-R/RW media?

    Err Msg: Error Copying: Cannot copy (xx file); Files on this CD-ROM drive are read-only. You cannot copy or move files over to this CD-ROM drive.

    To avoid this symptom, please follow the steps below.
    1. Click Start and click My Computer.
    2. Right-click the CD-R/RW (DVD-R/RW) icon and click Properties.
    3. Click the Recording tab.
    4. Select the Enable CD recording on this drive option.
    5. Click OK.