Question about Computers & Internet
I've been having problems with my HL-DT-ST DVD+-RW GWA4164B.
First thing is first, here are some details.
I have a Dell Dimension XPS 400 with ALL latest updates from dell.
I have the latest driver for this device.
I have all the latest BIOS and Firmwire and EVERYTHING.
I'm Running XP Media Centre Edition 2004 SP3 32-Bit [United Kingdom]
There are no possible updates for me to install for it, unless i missed something.
What the actual problem is, is that My drive can READ dvd's and cd's perfectly.
the problem is i cant WRITE DVD's or CD's
When i instert a blank cd or dvd nothing happens is just says please insert a disk.
And yes i have tried over 20+ different disks of different makes, none work and all same error.
Open explorer and go to 'My Computer'
right click the DVD/CD-ROM Drive
click on the tab labeled 'Recording' (usually on the far right)
click the option that is labeled 'Enable CD recodring on this drive'
...and POOF, magic happens...
Posted on Jan 20, 2009
Re-install CD/DVD burning program and try again make sure to select the recorder drive correctly on option box ( copy from and copy to ) copy to is the recorder drive so should be HL-DT-ST DVD+RW GWA 4164B . You should have 2 drives on your pc the top drive and the bottom drive , put the DVD recorder on the bottom and connect the cable to slave , the top drive connect to master cable and set the jumper slave for bottom drive and master for top drive.
Posted on Jan 08, 2009
a 6ya expert can help you resolve that issue over the phone in a minute or two.
best thing about this new service is that you are never placed on hold and get to talk to real repairmen in the US.
the service is completely free and covers almost anything you can think of (from cars to computers, handyman, and even drones).
click here to download the app (for users in the US for now) and get all the help you need.
Posted on Jan 02, 2017
Tips for a great answer:
Oct 15, 2010 | Computers & Internet
Mar 31, 2010 | Dell Computers & Internet
Dec 27, 2009 | Computers & Internet
Dec 16, 2009 | E-Machines emachines (emachinees) CD-ROM...
Sep 12, 2009 | Computers & Internet
Jan 07, 2009 | Computers & Internet
Dec 31, 2008 | Computers & Internet
2,943 people viewed this question
Usually answered in minutes!