Thanks Peter. That was my default conclusion, just hoping I'd missed something. 

- Peter 

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> I have a 112D which replaced one that lasted about 6 mos. After 3 or 4 
> years of occasional use, it now won't burn CDs, but handles DVDs just fine 
> and will read CDs and DVDs fine. I've burned at least 50 DVDs since then 
> with zero coasters. I had never had problems with this 100 pack of TDK CDs 
> before then. CD burns failed from both iTunes and Toast and I tried 
> several. I seem to remember the error stating it didn't recognize the 
> media or some such. 

CDs ans DVDs use a different wavelength laser. 

It is possible, even likely, that CD writing has failed, whereas DVD 
reading is still OK. 

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