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. You can’t post answers that contain an email address. Helpful 7 Not Helpful Comment Flag. Acer Aspire Notebook. Does anybody actually know anything in this forum to fix it, the drive is only 31 days old.

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Someone told me the rom is not compatible with vista. When nero tells me to put a disk in it doesnt recongnize it. It will not allow formatting of hl-dt-sf disc. I used to be able to make vcd’sbut no more.

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I0 since my drive is a dual-layer. If this dvd burner comes with a cd driver, have it installed, or try connecting to the IDE cable, posibly make it a slave on your hardisk.

Acer Aspire Notebook. Anonymous Feb 14, Anonymous Aug 10, The system does not recongnize the dvdrwab ata as dvd rom.


Posted on Mar 15, Your answer needs to include more details to help people. If anyone can help me, it would be greatly appreciated.

Let me know if you run into trouble. I have tried going into the hardware device manager and re-installing the device. It worked, but only once and will not work anymore.

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Posted on Apr 10, I’ve got 41164b very same comment for a while now, and I’m starting to fear that now it starts not to read CD’s as well, for ususally when I’m playing a CD-ROM game my whole computer crashes. Hi there, Save hours of searching online or wasting money on unnecessary repairs 4164 talking to a 6YA Expert who can help you resolve this issue over the phone in a minute or two. Posted on Aug 07, Anonymous Apr 22, It now only reads cd’s and will not read dvd’s nor will it burn anything but cd’s.


The driver may be corrupted or missing. Cannot put other firmware on. Can anyone offer a solution? Tom Scott Apr 04, Helpful 3 Not Helpful 1 Comment Flag. Your program may have become corrupted. Please assign your manual to a product: Helpful 2 Not Helpful Comment Flag.

Tell us some more! You can’t post answers that contain an email address. Reason for the move was that the drive sometimes did not recognise disc used in h-dt-st drives. Best thing about this new service is that you are never placed on hold and get to talk to real repairmen hl-dt-dt the US.

Or is this just a piece of junk that needs to be replaced? Sounds to me like your DVD burning program may be corrupted.