Turns out my dvd burner, USB controller and motherboard needed to be
repaired. All under warranty. thankfully. Sorry bout the late reply...
> Has anyone found a solution that works? I have the exact same problem with an
> E Machines PC.
> "kingerswa" wrote:
> > have been trying to burn some videos to dvd using windows dvd maker. after i
> > click burn it shows it encoding and creating the disk. it then gets to 99%
> > opens the dvd slot and says it cannot create the dvd 'because an error
> > occurred'. have checked the device manager and it states it is working. also
> > changed the burn speed to slow as suggested in the trouble shoot screen. any
> > other ideas? am running vista on a Gateway gm5424. Thanks