Slow ripping

Discussion in 'General Hardware Issues' started by serpico, Aug 26, 2007.

  1. serpico

    serpico New Member


    I have bought a new computer with a Samsung SH183L dvd writer. But it rip movies very slow the writer don´t spinning up it only rip for 2-5X speed. I have 2048 in memory and dual core processor and Samsung SataII disc.

    What should i do??

  2. deaacs

    deaacs Well-Known Member

    Check your drive isn't in PIO mode. Start > Run > devmgmt.msc (this opens device manager) > expand IDE ATA/ATAPI controllers and double click on either "primary IDE channel" or "secondary IDE channel", whichever your burner is connecetd to - and check it's in DMA transfer mode and not PIO.