Hi greety Here's a few more suggestions for you. Recorder: <LITE-ON DVDRW SHM-165H6S>Version: HS0D Update the firmware - the latest is HSOE. DiskPeripheral : WDC WD2000JB-55GVA0 08.0 nvidesm Port 0 ID 0 DMA: Off DiskPeripheral : WDC WD1200JB-00CRA1 17.0 nvidesm Port 0 ID 1 DMA: Off CdRomPeripheral : LITE-ON DVDRW SHM-165H6SHS0D nvidesm Port 0 ID 0 DMA: Off DiskPeripheral : IOMEGA ZIP 250 51.G nvidesm Port 0 ID 1 DMA: Off Check and make sure DMA is on for all drives. Nero doesn't report drives connected by anything other than ide correctly so this may not be a problem. Here's a guide to get you in the right direction - link. Burn process failed at 16x Take it down to 8x. Keep us posted - good, bad or otherwise. Hey Beatles74 Good to hear you're having some success! Yeah the guides at ImgBurn are quite lengthy. You can set Shrink to autoburn w/ ImgBurn - just need to download a tweak for Shrink. Here's a link.