The drive spins and makes noises for a while as if reading then ejects the CD. Verbatim says there is no way a disc can “kill” a drive. The information on this page is for informational purposes only. I should add that on occasion two or three times? They told me it would take 4 to 5 weeks once they logged it into their system. Is the drive going to sleep?

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Then it all happened again. Part of it may be why it all of a sudden i fails to recognize a DVD blank. The release date of the drivers: Updated pioneer dvd-rw dvr-k06 and it no longer crashed, but started spitting discs out without reading dv-drw, then effectively shutting down trying to reinsert would feel like the entire computer was off.

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Pioneer DVR-K06 – DVD±RW (±R DL) / DVD-RAM drive – IDE – internal Overview – CNET

I have been using a mix of used and unused discs. Is there something different in firmware?

pioneer dvd-rw dvr-k06 The unit was purchased from Meritline and I thought about contacting them, but pilneer no longer had the unit in stock when I looked online. The reader that originally reported the 3 failed K06s sent a follow-up: I’d -never- want to use a 3rd party profile for a drive that’s natively supported. Let us know your shipping location.

It will whirl and then spit it out. Like many others it seems that my CD laser is piomeer bad. Now it’s completely broken.

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This page was last updated: I have a USB case, and I will install the drive in it for the time being. I noticed the digital audio extraction from this drive to be very poor and not very reliable. The Apple drive had similar tabs, but in slightly different pioneer dvd-rw dvr-k06.

I’ll let you know what happens. It does continue to read and burn dvd’s. I finally found a box and had the time to ship the pioneer dvd-rw dvr-k06 failed burner to Pioneer last week.


I wrote him with the above comments about not needing Patchburn, what OS version used, etc. I’m having it replaced under warranty.

Is the drive going to sleep? It was installed pioneer dvd-rw dvr-k06 to replace a 7-month-old Panasonic drive that had failed. The discs I am using were designed to last 40 years. I was going to replace with another K06 but now I will not.

Write 10block: The UJ is extremly picky on media, or is just crap. He also said that they will probably cease production on slot load units. Downloads the latest official version of the drivers for the Hardware and installs them correctly.

I’ve gone through 3 of pioneer dvd-rw dvr-k06 so far and couldn’t get any of them to mount a disc, they either didn’t make any attempt to take it in like there wasn’t any power getting to it or just spat it out after a few seconds. I primarily burn DVDs. Recent Reviews and Articles: Thanks for providing it. The drive seemed shaky from the start, sometimes seemed like there was a disc already pioneer dvd-rw dvr-k06 and crashed with iTunes playing a CD.

No matter what i have tried it will not re write any Pioneer dvd-rw dvr-k06. The bezel has similar recesses to accommodate the original drive.