You can clean the optical lens with a soft cloth.Also try with other cds (relatively new). Back to top #9 Leurgy Leurgy Voted most likely Members 3,831 posts OFFLINE Gender:Male Location:Collingwood, Ontario, Canada Local time:02:56 PM Posted 26 November 2005 - 10:30 AM You can't physically Like 0 Reply You have posted to a forum that requires a moderator to approve posts before they are publicly available. A CCM membership gives you access to additional options.
Soltek QBIC, Pentium 4 3.0GHz, 512MB RAM, 200GB SATA HDD, ATI Radeon 9600XT 256MB, Netgear 54Mb/s WAP, ridiculously expensive Satellite BroadbandWindows XP Home SP2, Trend Micro Internet Security, Firefox, Thunderbird, AdAwareSE, I'm guessing that DVD R/W is just cactus, they die with extraordinary frequency. Also, I noted that the diskette drive (on the same ribbon cable) does work, but slowly...and the user complains that opening up My Computer is slow. One more question is How can we check the optical lens is working properly or not? see it here
Using the site is easy and fun. After the driver update process, everything was just fine.I downloaded the driver update from the driverguide website (you need to register; send me email to get it directly; file size 931.7 Burning cds works with the lower speeds, now, but I will get errors for writing at top speed (48x?), which I used to be able to do fine. http://www.driverguide.com/driver/detail.php?driverid=662962 That's all I was suggesting there.
Sorry, I'm not computer savvy at all!" Was this review helpful? (Report this) 4 of 5 people found the following review helpful: Drew Backues Tested on Other 10 Jan 2007 Members 1 posts OFFLINE Local time:03:56 PM Posted 21 August 2006 - 02:37 PM I also have a defunct gcc-4481B. Like 0 Reply You have posted to a forum that requires a moderator to approve posts before they are publicly available. Posted by Skybird on 7 Jan 2006 22:59 The correct driver is installed by Windows.
Normally, when you try to explore or view the CD contents, Windows Explorer freezes up until the drive quits trying.It's an IDE drive, by the way. Please check your burner device model, operating system, firmware version according to HL-DT-ST RW/DVD GCC-4243N CD Burner Firmware A103 WINDOWS VERSION USERS RW/DVD GCC-4243N HL-DT-ST has been tested with Burn4Free DVD Hotshot309 Back to top #8 Rimmer Rimmer Members 2,159 posts OFFLINE Location:near Sydney, Australia Local time:05:56 AM Posted 26 November 2005 - 02:53 AM Yes it was physical jumper settings Privacy statement © 2017 Microsoft.
So perhaps it wasn't. Forum Home Introduction Community Spotlight Welcome & FAQs Special Events Share your ideas for future Think Lenovo @ CES 2017 Change the Future of Idea & Yoga Lenovo @ MWC 2017 You can try fixing it by going to http://support.microsoft.com/kb/314060andclicking on the Fix it icon. What's the simplest troubleshooting method you know?
Help if you can.Thanks,Hotshot309 Back to top BC AdBot (Login to Remove) BleepingComputer.com Register to remove ads #2 Saxif Saxif Members 53 posts OFFLINE Local time:11:56 AM Posted 25 Thanks for your responses, though. Back to top #14 hamluis hamluis Moderator Moderator 53,404 posts ONLINE Gender:Male Location:Killeen, TX Local time:02:56 PM Posted 09 December 2007 - 08:37 AM Just a note to darkangel 10...it the discs they sent me last year for this new computer..are already obsolete and the driver installed after another recovery was corrupt..so now I again have no dvd drive..
The user doesn't know if it ever worked, because he never tried using it before. I have no idea. When you put in a CD, it tries to read it for a while and then fails.
P.IVA 02517520306 Click here to Register a free account now! Your advice definitely makes sense, and I can try that, assuming the master/slave configuration is correct, if they'll let me take the time to do it. I tried to update the driver by having Windows automatically find the correct driver, but it could not be found.The best I've been able to do in terms of finding a
Posts: 3 Registered: 09-19-2008 Location: Earth Message 2 of 6 (9,077 Views) Re: Need Drivers for CD/DVD HL-DT-ST RW/DVD GCC-H30N [CD-ROM drive] Options Mark as New Bookmark Subscribe Subscribe to RSS I will never ever buy another Lenovo computer again ever. 0 Kudos Reply MacX Token Ring Posts: 88 Registered: 04-28-2009 Location: Bavaria Germany Message 4 of 6 (6,594 Views) Re: Need It has not made any difference with getting my cd writer to actually work. Posted by Nubmyster on 13 Jan 2006 18:08 Hi There Did you get the firmware update and did you manage to get it to work on the computer?
The CD/DVD drive again appeared to be working properly in Device Manager. I am by no means used to messing around with hardware. Community Dell.com Search Shop Support Community Home Support Forums Blogs Groups What Do I Buy Owners Club TechCenter FAQ's More ...