> Knowledge base> Category: PTBurn SDK
Category: PTBurn SDK
40 Articles
Orange arrow What is the size capacity of my DVD, Dual Layer DVD or Blu-ray disc?

4306 views
  DVD and Blu-ray manufacturers state capacity in decimal form. However, most computers read capacity in binary. The following table translates stated decimal capacity into actual binary capacity. Single layer capacity Dual/Double layer capacity Stated Capacity (GB) PTPublisher Capa...
Orange arrow What specific rights are required in the Windows registry?

3627 views
  What specific rights are required in the Windows registry? Check permissions on two folders in the registry. To access the registry, go to Start – Run on Windows XP or click the Start (Windows logo) - All Programs - Accessories - Run on Windows Vista and Windows 7. Type in regedit and cl...
Orange arrow What is the difference between DVD+R and DVD-R?

1628 views
  What is the difference between DVD+R and DVD-R? The practical difference between +R and -R discs is that some +R discs play on players that -R disc don't play on and vice versa. The technical differences are numerous. The main difference is that DVD+R use ADIP format to write instead of Pre-pits...
Orange arrow I would like to print a serial number, print date/time, or personalized information on discs - Each disc that is printed will have different information - How do I use SureThing merge fields?

2502 views
  I would like to print a serial number, print date/time, or personalized information on discs - Each disc that is printed will have different information - How do I use SureThing merge fields? With the Insert Field function of the SureThing CD Labeler software you can create serialized discs, autom...
Orange arrow Why does lowering burn speed produce fewer errors and better quality discs?

3015 views
  Why does lowering burn speed produce fewer errors and better quality discs? Below is an example of an actual test performed to show the advantage of lowering the burn speed. Test 1 - A fifty disc burn at 52x with 700 MB of data produced 3 errors out of fifty. (Average Time per disc 3:18)* ...
Orange arrow The picture or graphic printed on my label is blurry, pixilated or jagged. (Also applies to images or graphics imported into SureThing or NiceLabel)

4466 views
  The picture or graphic printed on my label is blurry, pixilated or jagged. (Also applies to images or graphics imported into SureThing or NiceLabel) The picture or graphic probably does not have a high enough resolution (DPI). Even though a picture or graphic may look fine on the computer screen, ...
Orange arrow Software Error 510 – PTPublisher - Error appears in log

3934 views
  Software Error 510 – PTPublisher - Error appears in log If you receive this message, it means Surething CD/DVD Labeler is not installed. Surething is the program used to design labels. Please go to this link and download the latest version of Surething. Contact Primera Technical Sup...
Orange arrow How do I disable a drive in Device Manager?

2485 views
  How do I disable a drive in Device Manager? This is often necessary when troubleshooting to resolve drive conflicts. 1. Right click on “My Computer” or “Computer” and click on “Manage”. 2. Click on “Device Manager” at the left. 3. Click on &...
Orange arrow What type of CD and DVD discs / media does Primera recommend?

3644 views
  What type of CD and DVD discs / media does Primera recommend? For best performance, we recommend our Tuffcoat media. This media has the best combination of printable and burnable surface available for our products. You can purchase it at our webstore www.primerastore.com. The recorder drives an...
Orange arrow How do I reassign drive letters in Windows?

2578 views
  How do I reassign drive letters in Windows? This is often necessary due to conflicts with the internal drives and network drives of your computer and the drives in the Bravo. 1. Right click on "My Computer" or "Computer" and select "Manage". 2. Click on "Disc Management" on the left. 3....
Orange arrow How do I burn to a DVD using PTburn?

2050 views
  To burn a DVD in PTBurn: 1. Choose Data Job from the Main Menu. 2. Click Set Options on the Data Job Screen. 3. Check the DVD box. See Options panel below: 4. Click "Set" to save options. 5. Add the data to your job by dragging and dropping files or right clicking and choosing Add Files or F...
Orange arrow How do I add CD Text to an Audio Job in PrimoDVD or PTBurn SDK?

2713 views
  How do I add CD Text to an Audio Job in PrimoDVD or PTBurn SDK? Adding CD Text in PrimoDVD: Go to File - New Job - Audio Disc. Add the wav or mp3 files as you normally would by right clicking in the data window at the bottom right side of the screen and choosing add files. Once you have all of yo...
Orange arrow PTBurn Client takes a long time to find my server. Can I specify the server name manually?

1598 views
  PTBurn Client takes a long time to find my server. Can I specify the server name manually? Yes, on some larger networks, it may be more efficient to specify the server manually. Below are the steps to do it: 1. After the installation has completed, start the client software. The searching for ...
Orange arrow Can PTBurn be run as a Windows service?

1062 views
  Can PTBurn be run as a Windows service? Unfortunately, it cannot be run as a service. However, you can minimize it to the System Tray. You will need to edit the following INI file: C:\Program Files\Common Files\PTBurn\PTSETUP.INI Edit the MinimizeStyle key. There are two possible values: ...
Posted in: PTBurn SDK

Orange arrow When recording a Data Project, what is the maximum filename length?

1934 views
  CD/DVD: Microsoft Joliet - Up to 106 characters in filename length CD/DVD: UDF - Up to 255 characters in filename length CD/DVD: UDF with Joliet Bridge - Up to 106 characters in filename length* A bridge allows for more versatility and a higher read percentage but it does reduce file name length...

Page: 1 of 3