Please re-boot your computer" screen, click "OK". 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 That model is relatively old.The gdr-8162b CANNOT "burn" CDs or DVDs. I deleted the dvd/cd player and rebooted, but it still didn't work. have a peek at this web-site
will it read say cd's but dvd's ? etc (as a 'fixer' I do much of this stuff on 'auto-pilot' & sometimes forget to ask at the right times! ) Reply With Quote July 12th, 2005,08:04 AM #12 Merrin Powered by vBulletin Version 4.2.2 Copyright © 2017 vBulletin Solutions, Inc. Posts 13,087 So it shows as a drive letter in my computer & seems ok in device manager, but fails to recognise any disk whatsoever when in windows ? http://www.driverscape.com/download/hl-dt-st-dvd-rom-gdr8162b-ata-device
What usually happens is the cable is ripped at either edge and the wires there are either damaged or severed, often right at a connector or under it's cable clamp there, The DVD-ROM stopped reading at all earlier, and I have reinstalled the drive, which did not work. But if that wasn't enough, I cant find a driver for LG HL-DT-ST DvD-Rom GDR8162B. Could this be caused by an actual hardware failure?
Posted by osprey4 on 20 Aug 2010 16:46 Hi Jimwillie, This post is a few years old so I'm not sure if anyone is still following it. At the "FwFlash" box, click the "X" in the upper right corner. That normally fixes matters.. What the pins are for is stamped into the metal on top of the drive.The vertical pair of pins next to the IDE header are MA for Master, the next pair
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. Hl-dt-st Dvd-rom Dta0n Does this mean I can buy myself a new DVD-player ...? Posted by helipete on 3 Aug 2005 16:57 I have the same problem, The DVD ROM will play DD's but returns "Please insert Disk" when trying to play a DVD disk. 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.
At the "Hitachi GDR-8162B DVD-ROM Drive Firmware Update Utility for Microsoft Wi..." screen, click "Next". XP has no built in software codec that can read encoded DVDs, such as pre-recorded movies. use at your own riskUploaded Byktnhellhole (DG Member) on 30-Dec-2006 Most Helpful Reviews 4 of 4 people found the following review helpful: I Matchett Tested on Windows XP 29 Mar Posts 13,087 It looks that way, cd boot test is pretty reliable ...
And if I just deleted this virtual DVD ...? https://www.computing.net/answers/windows-xp/i-need-the-drivers-for-hldtst-dvdrom-gdr8162b-instalation/200194.html Join Sign in LG HL-DT-ST DVD-ROM GDR8162B won't read. Hl-dt-st Dvd-rom Gdr8164b There seems to be a multitude of this problem with the LG unit. Lg Dvd Writer Driver For Windows 7 The Taskbar should be clear of applications before proceeding.
If so try downloading a movie watching program like DivX and see what happens. Check This Out So we've hopefully eliminated alcohol 120 as a possible issue, but we never actually tested the unit - when you say 'doesn't work anymore' - I need that spelling out ... Software ▼ Security and Virus Office Software PC Gaming See More... Important Notes During the installation of this file, be sure that you are logged in as the Administrator or as a user with Administrative rights. Lg Drivers
Off-Topic Tags How-tos Drivers Ask a Question Computing.NetForumsWindows XPInstallation Solved i need the drivers for Hl-dt-st dvd-rom gdr8162b instalation Tags:windows xp jrclaudio May 15, 2012 at 12:47:05 Specs: Windows XP, 2g 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 Programma di istallazione pieno di spam, driver non funzionante." Was this review helpful? (Report this) Anne Tested on Windows XP 21 Oct 2013(4 minutes after download) Installation: Stability: Compatibility: Source Please help us maintain a helpfull driver collection.After downloading and installing Hl Dt St Dvd Rom Gdr8162b Ata Device, or the driver installation manager, take a few minutes to send us
But after a while he jumps on cpu and starts loading windows from pc. I see there is a programme calles Alcohol 120% in the Start-menu. Browse LG Electronics Windows XP Drivers by Device LG Electronics Windows XP BIOS Drivers LG Electronics Windows XP Camera Drivers LG Electronics Windows XP Graphics / Video Drivers LG Electronics Windows
At the "The device update has completed successfully. DELL.COM > Community > Support Forums > Disk Drives > Disk Drives (HDD, CD/DVD, Blu-ray) Forum > LG HL-DT-ST DVD-ROM GDR8162B won't read. When you click on the disk icon it reads "you have to put in disk". Can't figure out what the problem is.
Like 0 Reply You have posted to a forum that requires a moderator to approve posts before they are publicly available. I remember installing a programme called alcohol 120. Such opinions may not be accurate and they are to be used at your own risk. have a peek here 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
If you load drivers from the web, brand name system builders and mboard makers often DO NOT have the main chipset drivers listed in the downloads for your model - in DELL.COM > Community > Support Forums > Disk Drives > Disk Drives (HDD, CD/DVD, Blu-ray) Forum > LG HL-DT-ST DVD-ROM GDR8162B won't read. Like 0 Reply You have posted to a forum that requires a moderator to approve posts before they are publicly available. writing in this case, which are called from the registry keys that need resetting as described in the KB.
Thanks. Posts 13,087 Originally Posted by Merrin Same problem here...I Have 1 DVD/CD player (LG HL-DT-ST DvD-Rom GDR8162B) !does't work anymore! Site Help Site Map Go to Mobile Site Where To BuySee Retail Partners Sony Rewards Join Now Learn More Manage Account News & Info Press Releases About Sony Product Support Product As an alternative, and for good measure, enter your product tag in the Support section of dell.com and look for Drivers for the said DVD-ROM.
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