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Cannot Burn A DVD on Ricoh RW5240A DVD+R/RW, but can burn a CD

Please help...I use to be able to burn DVD's, then something went wrong and then I flashed the dvd drive with Flash.exe for DVDs... plus Firmware M72_1119 and now it will not burn any DVD's.....How can I get the burner to again burn DVDs.....it starts and then the dvd ejects...I would really appreciate any help you can provide....:)
Thanking you in Advance,
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Hi there,

Try uninstalling the Driver in Device Manager: in XP or earlier: Start/Control Panel/System/Hardware Tab/Device Manager, or in Vista & 7: Start/Control Panel/Device Manager.

Once in Device Manager click on the + sign that is in front of 'DVD/CD ROM drives' to open it up, then right click on the model of the Optical Drive in question.

Click Properties/Driver Tab/Uninstall (Advanced) & this will remove the driver if it is corrupt. Restart your system & the Hardware Manager will recognise the Optical Drive & install the necessary Driver.

If this doesn't solve your dillema then I hope that you have a warranty. Good luck in trying.

Kindest regards,

Ste

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