Display posts from previous: Any other suggestions regarding the -R recognition? My computer specs are: Perhaps firmware can be upgraded, but if ‘DVD’ doesn’t work you can say goodbye to ‘dvd’ feature that’s all, it’s dead for dvd Or sign in with one of these services Sign in with Facebook. Plus some fraction of the DVD burners may even have actually worked To continue with the remaining update steps, go below to the appropriate instructions for the CD recording software you are going to use. When you are dvd-rw 16x hl-dt-st dvdrrw gwab updating to RecordNow!
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What about a detailed description of the application used, what you tried to do with it and an exact error message?
Use your warranty coverage and send it in. I tried burning at 4x this time… still nothing.
Also try putting the data cable on a different port on the motherboard. The one common denominator we have found that could be the problem is the junk drive they installed. I found, once, upon a fresh restart… it recognized one disc… but then after that, it never recognized another. I have to bwab everything up, restore, and put everything back on this computer… to prove its broken.
Optical drives doesn’t need wga at all, even to unlock certain features Didn’t find what you were looking for? Thanks for the advice Karan!
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The drive will open and closed even spin the disk, light flashes, but it seems not to communicate with the computer. It used to be the Drive E: One problem though, I get the error Cannot Initialize Error: After the update is complete, remove the floppy diskette from dvd-rw 16x hl-dt-st dvdrrw gwab floppy drive and restart the system.
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So, I found the 1. I would say, if you found a firmware version that works for you and the media you have without errors… stay put.
This topic has been archived. Exit and burn, good luck! If it boots from the drive instead of into Windows, Windows is at fault. HP offers a firmware upgrade: My computer specs are: Also, should I consider a system restore to the date before Gaa started messing with the drive?
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Sign In Sign Up. Sorry Karan, I started the 2nd thread about what happens when you uninstall a device… but it ended up turning into the same topic too. Thanks for dvcrrw gwab Karan! If i try to burn anything It gives me the burn error that many have been experiencing and I do not know why. So, it seems like a drive problem.
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