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

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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.