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It's a Sony VAIO laptop running Windows 7. It did play them, now it won't. It still plays store-bought audio CDs just fine, and will both play and burn DVD's, but can't get it to play MP3 CDs I burned from another computer. Is it a setting I need to change? The MP3 CDs are not corrupted as they will play just fine in my truck's player. and the computer they were burned from.

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One thing it might be is that the CD might not be "closed". The authoring PC will be OK about this, as will the truck player as it's just a player. The second PC will think it can write to the CD. Try "finalizing" the CD on the authoring PC. – ChrisF Feb 13 '13 at 21:41
Does it not recognize the CD at all? – imtheman Feb 13 '13 at 22:08
No, I put the disc in and it, click the drive from my desktop to open it and it ejects the media and says please insert a disc into the drive. – Arik Feb 14 '13 at 16:18
And I don't know how to close the disc I guess is my next problem. The authoring PC is a 10+ year old XP machine, and I've never seen a prompt to close the disc. Is there anything I can do so that I can author from 2 different PCs to the same MP3 CD? – Arik Feb 14 '13 at 16:21
Also, the Windows 7 PC did play the same discs that weren't closed before, it's how I transferred music to it from my old PC. At some point, when it asked me how I wanted to use the disc, I made the wrong choice, and now it won't even open the disc to view the files. I guess what I really want to know is how I undo that decision I made when it prompted me that one time. – Arik Feb 14 '13 at 16:33

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