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Cd/dvd Drive Does Not Support Gapless Burn


When trying to do gapless burn using windows media player 12, received a message stating that cd/dvd drive does not support gapless burn. The drive is part of desktop purchased 2 months ago. Went to cd/dvd manufacturer and received update for drive but gapless burn still does not work. Noticed in win 7 forum that same is happening with others who have bought win 7 and use wmp 12. What can be done to fix this problem?  What new drives exist that allow gapless burn using wmp 12?

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