Mr. Tact wrote on Jan 7, 2013, 18:01: I don't know about 1,000 years, but if the disc will really lasted 50 years I'd be pretty happy. Recently had an issue with original CDs apparently degrading beyond use (15 year old original install CDs).
And you stored those CDs well and tried various drives? I should test mine like Compaq Armada 1585DMT's Windows 95 OEM CD.