The CD/DVD-RW drive is an HL-TS-ST RW/DVD GCC-4481B. I am by no means used to messing around with hardware. Here is the direct link.http://www.filehippo.com/download/file/d180f658bc2e1f1f04353f61e7843b284b2316a97c60fde3b2bac04bbc0ec74a/Click to download/install:) Ask Your Own Computer Question Customer: replied7 years ago. If it is a ZIP, disconnect it temporarily and see if it makes a difference. http://prettyfile.com/hl-dt-st-rw/hl-dt-st-rw-dvd-gcc-4481b-driver-windows-xp.php
However, you may very well be right, and I might have looked at it wrong when I opened up the case. Ask Anthony Brewster Your Own Question Anthony Brewster, Consultant Category: Computer Satisfied Customers: 5365 Experience: MICROSOFT PC SAFETY, WINDOWS LIVE ONECARE, WINDOWS GENUINE, & I.T. Help if you can.Thanks,Hotshot309HI there, I've had the same problem with my combo drive. All rights reserved.
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. I could not burn CD's, after I installed the upgrade I have had no trouble burning CD's.This applys to the WIN98SE OS, I have not checked the WIN XP PRO OS nothing Expert: Anthony Brewster replied7 years ago. Because you have files to be written to the cd.
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. Cheap compaq presario... both 'master' or both 'slave'. http://download.driverguide.com/driver/HL-DT-ST+RW+DVD+GCC-4481B/Hitachi/d662962.html DELL.COM > Community > Support Forums > Disk Drives > Disk Drives (HDD, CD/DVD, Blu-ray) Forum > Need a driver -- HL-DT-ST RW/DVD GCC-4481B Join Sign in Need a driver --
Firmware updates, like the one I found (and I think it is the correct one) generally shouldn't be used to fix problems with drive reading and recognition, unless they are specifically If you receive notification from a program or a manufacturer that a newer driver is available, it would be a good idea to check the release notes and see what’s different Dell wants $99 to talk with me. They can crash the computer and wont boot up anymore...Did you create a new account and test it out?
they want 29.95 to run this Expert: Anthony Brewster replied7 years ago. http://burners.burn4free.com/hitachi-lg-data-storage/hl-dt-st-gcc-4481b-driver.htm Expert: Anthony Brewster replied7 years ago. It thinks the device is working properly (never was an exclamation point there to indicate a problem). symbol?
Click here to Register a free account now! navigate here My coworker also said the floppy drive (which I know for sure was a floppy drive and not a zip drive) should not be on the same cable as the CD/DVD I uninstalled the drive and then rebooted and let XP find the new hardware. With the different devices, they can have the same driver , it's because they all use the same chip manufacturer.
Other benefits of registering an account are subscribing to topics and forums, creating a blog, and having no ads shown anywhere on the site. 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 Why do i see many drivers ? http://prettyfile.com/hl-dt-st-rw/hl-dt-st-rw-dvd-gcc-4481b-driver-update.php Ask Your Own Computer Question Customer: replied7 years ago.
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I'm guessing that DVD R/W is just cactus, they die with extraordinary frequency. Expert: Anthony Brewster replied7 years ago. Ask Your Own Computer Question Customer: replied7 years ago. this contact form It may work, but I don't want to try it until I'm more certain:http://h10025.www1.hp.com/ewfrf/wc/generic...item=pv-28110-1Any ideas?
If it's still applicable, I can have someone check that the jumper settings are correct on the two drives on whatever cable it was on. If you are looking for an update , pickup the latest one. It's certainly not my computer, or I would definitely do just what you said. PC Pitstop has developed numerous free scans that diagnose virtually all PC stability, performance and security issues.
Finally my PC got up to speed!" Melany Kim 7/18/2016Our main support OS are: Windows 7, Windows 7 64 bit, Windows 7 32 bit, Windows 10, Windows 10 64 bit, Windows When you put in a CD, it tries to read it for a while and then fails. am i downloading pc tools or avs?i got all kinds of shit on this computer now.i clicked on install the latest version and then it goes to the window that has I've fixed a few optical drives this way.
Try this for me...1) Open Device Manager2) Click the + sign for DVD/CD-ROM Drivers3) Right-Click and Uninstall yours listed there4) Close Everything & Restart ComputerWhen it gets back up to the I have a dimmension 4700 with the sme CD/DVD Drive and I can't get the update to load . Check your device manager...1) Click Start2) Right-Click My Computer3) Click Properties4) Click Hardware Tab5) Click Device ManagerAnything with a yellow ! When you double-click on the CD drive (under XP Pro), it seems to read the drive's contents as empty (i.e., it doesn't give you error messages like "please insert a disc,"
Yes go ahead. Then it will work again...:) Ask Your Own Computer Question Customer: replied7 years ago. Like 0 Reply You have posted to a forum that requires a moderator to approve posts before they are publicly available.