how'd you do that,
Right click on My Computer select Manage.
All the way on the bottom of the list is Services.
These are all the programs running in WIN2K/WINXP.
You can right click on each one a go to properties.
Once there in...
Ravage....you say you've tried +RW media and it works in your 8880?
Hmm I hate to keep buying media and returning it (done it 3X already)
You got the TEAC DW-28E drive right?
Still don't know why I can't buy 4X DVD-RW media.
Probs are related probly.
Sounds like you got some driveby spyware/virus/trojan on your system.
Download Spybot S&D http://safer-networking.org/
Download AVG http://www.grisoft.com/us/us_index.php
and finally if that...