This information was given to me from a local computer repair shop, who had had many pass through their doors; and after attempting everything else, replacing the drive tended to be the cheapest and easiest solution. Lately during the filling cycle water hammer is occurring. You can help protect yourself from scammers by verifying that the contact is a Microsoft Agent or Microsoft Employee and that the phone number is an official Microsoft global customer service number. Make sure it’s displayed not as a cd-rom drive and why don;t u reintall it? This thread is locked. Posted on Jan 02, I only recently started having a problem with it.

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I have a dell xps I can not burn dvd’s. If this dvd burner comes with a cd driver, have it installed, or try connecting to the IDE cable, posibly make it a h-ldt on your hardisk. You can’t post answers that contain an email address. Helpful 7 Not Helpful Comment Flag.


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I can not burn dvd’s. I need to remember my stupid mistake while inserting LG disc when “new hardware wizard” pop-up showing. Please enter a valid email address. Tell them you need the hotfix described in KBand ask for nothing else. Or is this just a piece of junk that needs to be replaced? Dump the drive and get an new one it will never work. Anonymous Oct 29, Ask a Question Usually answered in minutes! Posted by fathimarin on Mar 14, Thank you for any and all of your time and help in this matter.

Does not see DVDs in drive any more to record, regardless of software in use.

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Have you tried the latest v1. I only recently started having a problem with it.

The system does not recongnize the dvdrwab ata as dvd rom. I’ve updated the driver, removed the uppper and gwa416b key things as recommended by Microsoft but nothing makes it work.


How can this be resolved. Posted on Mar 15, Add Your Answer Tips for a great answer: DVD drive will play sound from cds but not from dvds??? When i put one in prior to the instruction it still does not know.

To Tom Scott–these drives are slaves, they do not need drivers.

SOLVED: Driver and firmware for HL-DT-ST-DVDRRW GWA B – Fixya

Search this forum and you will see quite a lot of hl-td about it. Posted on Aug 07, Find out what burning software you have– its easy and FREE.

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