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I have had a probem with my dvd burner ever since I upgraded to windows vista . I would like a solution for this problem and how to avoid it in the future. My computer does not recognize the dvd burner any more.

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  • tinman1078 Jul 31, 2008

    Same deal, my computer lists it in the control panel but not when looking under my computer. I went to sony's website and I downloaded the firmware. However, when running the program it says the drive isnt installed. ?...what now?

  • Anonymous Feb 12, 2009

    I have the EXACT SAME problem...except I'm about 10 seconds from throwing this laptop out the window!! Vista has been nothing but TROUBLE!! The second my upgrade was complete...I had lost EVERYTHING....on my laptop! Now, after having it fixed (or I thought) it still does not recognize the Burner!!!! HELP!!



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If you have vista, there will be glitches, just like most Operating Systems, when there brand new, i guess once there have been many updates for vista things will look better

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Yet another Vista glitch, you may have to visit the Sony site for new firmware, but this MS knowledge base may relate to your problem.

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