Opening the case and reinserting both cables was also to no avail.Attempts at readinggreets me with the ever-popular "Insert disc In drive E:"messages. It should either show up in the bios Setup, or if you have an old mboard, the model of the drive should show up on the first black screen while booting Download and Installation Instructions To ensure that no other program interferes with the installation, save all work and close all other programs. Forum New Posts FAQ Calendar Forum Actions Mark Forums Read Quick Links Today's Posts View Site Leaders What's New? have a peek at this web-site
Oddly enough, it still reads CDs with out a problem. The Taskbar should be clear of applications before proceeding. At the "Hitachi GDR-8162B DVD-ROM Drive Firmware Update Utility for Microsoft Wi..." screen, click "Next". But I thought I got rid of this. http://www.driverscape.com/download/hl-dt-st-dvd-rom-gdr8162b-ata-device
I have a Dell Dimension 8400 with that same dvd romgdr8162b and about a month ago, it started to not read commercial movie dvd's. Disk Drives Disk Drives (Floppy, USB, HDD, CD/DVD/BD) discussion Get this RSS feed Home Forum Media Gallery Wiki Details 10 Replies 1 Subscriber Postedover 12 years ago Options RSS Share LG Reply With Quote July 11th, 2005,02:21 PM #8 Merrin View Profile View Forum Posts Registered User Join Date Jul 2005 Posts 8 What a bloody stupid task to get rid of Usually the thing that makes them un-usable first is the cheap sleeve bearings in the motor have worn to the point that so much friction is produced in the bearings that
does it show in device manager ? Windows 7-10 Generic DriverWindows 7 32 bitWindows 7 64 bitWindows 10 64 bitWindows 10 32 bitWindows 7 Starter 64 bitWindows 7 Starter 32 bitWindows 7 Home Basic 64 bitWindows 7 Home At the "The flashup finished" screen, click "OK". Dell support hasn't helped and by the looks of things, maybe I should start looking into a replacement.
Like 0 Reply You have posted to a forum that requires a moderator to approve posts before they are publicly available. Thanks for the help! The Taskbar should be clear of applications before proceeding. other So, are there any experts out there with a rational explanation?
Still under warranty. The drivers are: cdrom.sys imapi.sys redbook.sys storprop.dll Reply With Quote July 12th, 2005,09:06 AM #13 confus-ed View Profile View Forum Posts Geezer Join Date Jul 1999 Location In front of my If that doesn't help, you may need to change a setting regarding drive detection - e.g. So I am trying to find the driver, but without any luck. :-( Reply With Quote July 11th, 2005,03:07 PM #9 confus-ed View Profile View Forum Posts Geezer Join Date Jul
That normally fixes matters.. https://www.computing.net/answers/windows-xp/i-need-the-drivers-for-hldtst-dvdrom-gdr8162b-instalation/200194.html Yes No Support by Type Drivers & Software Manuals, Specs & Warranty How To & Troubleshooting Remote Control Codes Customer Service Register Your Product Repair Parts & Accessories Contact Support Get Hl-dt-st Dvd-rom Gdr8164b NOTE: At this point the drive will be updated with the new firmware. Lg Dvd Writer Driver For Windows 7 Reply With Quote July 12th, 2005,10:33 AM #14 Merrin View Profile View Forum Posts Registered User Join Date Jul 2005 Posts 8 hmmm, I put in winXP installation disk.
Osprey Osprey's Toolbox Osprey's optical drive troubleshooting guide Microsoft Fixit Utility Operating system installation guides Like 0 Reply You have posted to a forum that requires a moderator to approve posts Check This Out At the next "FwFlash" box, select the "HL-DT-STDVD-ROM GDR8162B" option from the drop-down box, then click the "FW Flashup" button. Unsubscribe About Us Overview Contact Us Take our Site Survey Testimonials Copyright © 1996 - DriverGuide is an iCentric Corporation Company. Please re-boot your computer" screen, click "OK". Lg Drivers
At the "The device update has completed successfully. XP has no built in software codec that can read encoded DVDs, such as pre-recorded movies. All rights reserved. 6 Aug 2017 Home Companies Scan Search DriverSearch.com Search For Drivers LG Electronics Windows XP CD / DVD Drivers Download LG Electronics Windows XP CD / DVD
Posted by joe0891 on 27 Jul 2005 16:42 Hi! I remember installing a programme called alcohol 120. When you click on the disk icon it reads "you have to put in disk". Driver Installation ManagerThis option requires no OS understanding.Automatically scans your PC for the specific required version of Hl Dt St Dvd Rom Gdr8162b Ata Device + all other outdated drivers, and
The confusing part is that it will take a dvd movie and read it, and then if I remove it and reinsert, (which would be about 30 seconds later) then it You may have to register before you can post: click the register link above to proceed. Perhaps the problem was in the software on or configuration of the systems and not in the firmware updates themselves? have a peek here Make sure that there are no pins on the drive or on the mboard IDE headers that are bent over such that they're not plugging into the data cable connectors.
XP has generic drivers built into it for CD and DVD drives that are installed automatically. Join Sign in LG HL-DT-ST DVD-ROM GDR8162B won't read. If so try downloading a movie watching program like DivX and see what happens. writing in this case, which are called from the registry keys that need resetting as described in the KB.
At the "FwFlash" box, click "OK". Reply With Quote July 11th, 2005,11:18 AM #7 confus-ed View Profile View Forum Posts Geezer Join Date Jul 1999 Location In front of my PC.... At the "FwFlash" box, click the "X" in the upper right corner. So I am trying to find the driver, but without any luck...
I wil keep coming back for sure."Eric Smalter, Boston, MA "WOW! But if that wasn't enough, I cant find a driver for LG HL-DT-ST DvD-Rom GDR8162B. I have a Dimension 8300 and the DVD player (HL-DT-ST DVD-ROM GDR8162B)worked a couple days ago, now it won't read a DVD. Posted by undeaded on 14 Aug 2005 9:10 Thats totally different, probably because the VCD was corrupt :P.I have to think of changing to a DVD-RW drive Like 0 Reply You
Thanks. Another common thing is for the data cable to be separated from the connector contacts a bit after you have removed a cable - there should be no gap between the There are two rows of 3 pins on the back of the drive next to the pins for the IDE header.