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RE: filmscanners: Corrupted Photo CD
in writing hundreds of disc at our archives i've seen some similar problems
a few times - usually happened during the write process - sometimes another
programme was running, or the writing software had become slightly corrupted
and needed re-installing or once, a problem with the cable/connection.
guess it could be dust on the lens too.
> -----Original Message-----
> From: firstname.lastname@example.org
> [mailto:email@example.com]On Behalf Of Arthur Entlich
> Sent: May 12, 2001 5:19 AM
> To: firstname.lastname@example.org
> Subject: Re: filmscanners: Corrupted Photo CD
> I've looked at the sample now. Doesn't look like the type of problem
> from data loss to me. Looks more like, as others have said, a problem
> with either the scanner, or at the time the images were written to disk.
> Larry Berman wrote:
> > Not a viewer problem.
> > It opens with streaks on both computers at any resolution and even in
> > ACDSee, where I first noticed it. Maybe there was a problem when it was
> > originally written. I'm not entirely sure that I ever opened the CD
> > originally. I should run it by my local lab that created the CD for me.
> > Maybe the operator was having a bad day. Maybe they've had other Photo
> > CD's come back.
> > Nine people downloaded the original PCD file from my web site. Any
> > opinions?
> > Larry