I am having a heck of a time with 24X CD/RW's in that after backing up files after a tune-up, Windows One Care Live for example, after approximately 3-4 times I am prompted, "Unable to back up files. CD may be corrupted, replace with new disk then press OK."
I have a Latitude D505 and it has a PC Card Slot and I am curious what it is for? Conceivably, can I back up my files with this device after the tune-up or is the PC Card only for hard-drive backup or something else?
I should wait for a response to this question but I will prematurely ask some other questions.
1) Would it be easier and more efficient to use DVD/RW's to back up files as then if I decided to burn DVD's I would not have to purchase both CD's and DVD's? Secondly, are DVD's less prone to corruption? The DVD is 8X.
2) I have heard of a CD/DVD "cleaning" CD for the combo drive. Would you recommend using this and if so what brand?
3) I do have a 128MB Flash Drive but I do not know how to transfer files to this "E-Drive."