Thank you for helping us maintain CNET’s great community. Proffitt Forum moderator May 26, 6: Why windows is not a good idea is we need to test the hardware in a “clean” environment. Connect the drive to the secondary IDE channel as a master drive with no other devices connected to that channel. It works fine till a few days ago,since than it has this problem: The following files are found inside the driver download file. Flaming or offending other users Illegal activities:
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After downloading, double-click the file to expand it. Click the update button and do not touch or interfere with the drive while the firmware is being upgraded.
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If you haven’t already, download the firmware file and extract the winsows file. Connect the drive to the secondary IDE channel as a master drive with no other devices connected to that channel. With the current prices of DVD-writers, repair probably would be more expensive than repair, if at all possible.
See if they have new firmware install, retest.
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Advertisements or commercial links. CNET’s Forum on PC hardware is the best source for finding help, troubleshooting, and getting buying advice from a community of experts. It works fine till a few days ago,since than it has this problem: The following files are found inside the driver download file. Also please exercise your best judgment when posting in the forums–revealing personal information such as your e-mail address, telephone number, and address is not recommended.
Sven Tested on Windows XP. I have tryed to test the dvd-writter in the”Linux mode”, but no success: I replied in the XP forum but there I put on my software hat, here I wear my toolkit belt. Heroay Tested on Windows XP.
You are reporting the following post: My opinion is that there is a dvd hardware problem or something like that. Track this discussion and email me when there are updates. Please excuse me for my bad english.
Sexually explicit or offensive language Spam: LG Driver Update Utility. If an error occurs during the upgrade process, or the upgrade process is cancelled during this process, damage to the drive can occur.
See this link and notice that it’s quite old. Start Windows and verify it can recognize the drive. Also disconnect any other optical drives connected to the computer. Does anyone have any ideea about how to proceed or to fix this? Back to PC Hardware forum 7 total wimdows.
What hardware issue is here. Boot Linux and see if K3b works with it.
Trying to update the firmware when there are interface problems can damage the drive’s firmware. Flaming or offending other users Illegal activities: Why windows is not a good idea is we need to test the hardware in a “clean” environment.
Do you suspect it died? If you encounter problems in flashing the firmware or have any questions, please contact our LG customer support line toll-free at Sorry, there was windwos problem flagging this post.