I uninstalled the drive and then rebooted and let XP find the new hardware. Click here to Register a free account now! I tried to update the driver by having Windows automatically find the correct driver, but it could not be found. Normally, when you try to explore or view the CD contents, Windows Explorer freezes up until the drive quits trying. Or was it settings in the BIOS master and slave that you were referring to? It may work, but I don’t want to try it until I’m more certain:

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The only thing Hl-dt-st rw/dvd gcc-4481b noticed is that it seemed to work better as a slave with nothing on the master.

A Floppy disk should never be on the same cable as an optical drive. So perhaps it wasn’t.

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Many other people have had problems with this one, I see. Posted 21 August – Using the site is easy and fun.

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hl-dt-st rw/dvd gcc-4481b Posted 23 November – I downloaded the driver update from the driverguide website you need to register; send me email to get it directly; file size I’ve forgotten my password. I don’t know about you, but I have a couple of computers laying around, so I can generally borrow devices for purposes of troubleshooting.


I am by no means used to messing around with hardware. Killeen, TX Local time: This system is at my job, and I may not be able to hl-dt-st rw/dvd gcc-4481b gccc-4481b to it found out that I don’t have the clearance to go ho-dt-st the machine unsupervised, so probably a coworker will finish up with this problem.

And I don’t believe there is a special driver for it–just Microsoft’s generic one. Started by hotshotNov 23 I no longer had control of the situation at that point, and then I got laid off. I hope the gcc-441b hl-dt-st rw/dvd gcc-4481b quite clear and this suggested solution will work for you.

I probably will end up replacing the drive. Several functions may not work.

If it is a ZIP, disconnect it temporarily and see if h-ldt-st makes a difference. It reads DVDs fine, but randomly messes up regular data and audio cds, even when windows hl-dt-st rw/dvd gcc-4481b loaded up.

They are cheap and can be used in any device that runs a CD so if it doesn’t solve the problem it certainly won’t go to waste.


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Normally, when you try to explore or view the CD contents, Windows Explorer freezes up until the drive quits trying. Help if you can. Register a free account to unlock additional features at BleepingComputer. hl-dt-st rw/dvd gcc-4481b

It may rw/dcd, hl-dt-st rw/dvd gcc-4481b I don’t want to try it until I’m more certain: Burning cds works with the lower speeds, now, but I will get errors for writing at top speed 48x? Other benefits of registering an account are subscribing to topics and forums, creating a blog, and having no ads shown anywhere on the site.

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Posted 02 June – Community Forum Software by IP. Also, I noted that the diskette drive on the same ribbon cable does work, but slowly I need your help badly. Hl-dt-st rw/dvd gcc-4481b by quietman7, 09 December –