Question about Computers & Internet

1 Answer

How to find out cd drive is writer or not

In HCL computers cd drives have.But how to find out cd drives are cd writer or not

Posted by on

1 Answer

  • Level 3:

    An expert who has achieved level 3 by getting 1000 points

    All-Star:

    An expert that got 10 achievements.

    MVP:

    An expert that got 5 achievements.

    Vice President:

    An expert whose answer got voted for 100 times.

  • Master
  • 728 Answers

Hi krsubadra,

To find out if your cd rom is a writable drive, go to My Computer, and listed there will be your CD ROM drive, sometimes called letter D:\ right click on that drive and scroll down to the properties option and click that on. Under propoerties, if you see a tab on the top called Recording, then it's a read/write drive. If you don't see a tab called Recording, then it's either not a read/write, or the wrong drivers have been installed for it. If the wrong drivers were installed, you will need to go to the website of the manufacturer and download the correct one. Typically your safe to say if it works at all to read cd's, then the driver is installed correctly.

Good Luck

Mark

Posted on Jan 06, 2009

1 Suggested Answer

6ya6ya
  • 2 Answers

SOURCE: I have freestanding Series 8 dishwasher. Lately during the filling cycle water hammer is occurring. How can this be resolved

Hi,
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.
goodluck!

Posted on Jan 02, 2017

Add Your Answer

Uploading: 0%

my-video-file.mp4

Complete. Click "Add" to insert your video. Add

×

Loading...
Loading...

Related Questions:

1 Answer

I have an HP DVD+R/RW 16x10x32x4x2.4x8x Drive and i am trying to find the drivers for it to see if it works on my computer. I have tried typing up the Product Number and HP Part Number on the HP website,...


DVD-RW 16X HP DVD Writer 740b Drive Firmware Update ftp://ftp.hp.com/pub/softlib/software7/COL16063/pv-42566-1/sp26595.exe
you must be logged in as the computers administrator to install this update
or
http://h10025.www1.hp.com/ewfrf/wc/document?docname=bph07165&cc=us&dlc=en&lc=en
Update your HP desktop computer to have the latest software and drivers available. HP provides many software and driver updates free of charge
hope this will help you
  • You must be logged on as an administrator to install this update.
  • HP DVD Writer 740b drive.
  • Blank floppy diskette, recordable CD (CD-R), or USB Thumb Drive.
  • Released: s.gif 2006-08-23 Version: s.gif HI24 Compatibility: s.gif Microsoft Windows XP
  • You must be logged on as an administrator to install this update.
  • HP DVD Writer 740b drive.
  • Blank floppy diskette, recordable CD (CD-R), or USB Thumb Drive.
  • Released: s.gif 2006-08-23 Version: s.gif HI24 Compatibility: s.gif Microsoft Windows XP
  • You must be logged on as an administrator to install this update.
  • HP DVD Writer 740b drive.
  • Blank floppy diskette, recordable CD (CD-R), or USB Thumb Drive.
  • Released: s.gif 2006-08-23 Version: s.gif HI24 Compatibility: s.gif Microsoft Windows XP

    Aug 21, 2011 | HP/5.25 16x10x32x4x2.4X8x IDE Carbon...

    1 Answer

    Cd burner drive won't recognize dvd


    You could spend $40 to buy a new CD/DVD reader/writer, or you could spend $50 to $75 for a computer-technician to _try_ to trouble-shoot. Your call?

    Sep 17, 2010 | Acer (91.37H37.001) Internal DVD Drive

    1 Answer

    I CANT READ DVD IN MY CD DRIVE BUT VIDEO CD IS WORKING


    your dvd drive has become faulty...it lost the potential to read DVD...but still it will read all kinds of CDs....try cleaning the dvd lens once using lens cleaner....
    if it still does not read then you need to buy a new dvd writer...
    it is not recommended to repair the old one....
    it will not work good even after servicing,it may work for one or two times again it will not work....
    new dvd writer for desktop computer will cost around 1100rupees....
    for laptops you it will cost even more....
    its better to buy an external dvd drives in that case for laptops....

    Apr 20, 2010 | Computers & Internet

    1 Answer

    SecurDisc HL-DT-ST DVD -RAM GSA-H55N ATA DeviceDevice not recogni


    Your dvd lens needs to be clean from dust. Clean the lens of the drive by using a cd/dvd lens cleaner. You can buy it at any computer stores. Reconnect the drive from your computer.

    Dec 19, 2009 | Computers & Internet

    1 Answer

    CD is not recognised by the CD Drive


    your dvd writer lens needs to be cleaned by a lens cleaner...

    May 28, 2009 | Sony NEC Optiarc AD-7200A IDE Internal DVD...

    1 Answer

    DVD drive not running specific DVDs


    Please give me the driver for the below LG DVD Writer
    HL-DT-ST DVD-RAM GSA-H55N

    Jul 17, 2008 | Computers & Internet

    1 Answer

    COMPUTER


    No ,there is no software that can help you to burn dvd when you have cd writer ......you have to purchase a dvd writer in order to burn dvd files

    May 17, 2008 | Computers & Internet

    1 Answer

    DVD/CD ROM drive issue


    sometimes these things got dust as dvd writer use 2 kind of lenses. and as u didnt use the DVD for long time may be you need a CD/DVD cleaner disc. which will fix your problem.

    Jan 05, 2008 | Panasonic Combo Drive - DVD-ROM & CD-R/RW...

    Not finding what you are looking for?
    Computers & Internet Logo

    Related Topics:

    118 people viewed this question

    Ask a Question

    Usually answered in minutes!

    Top Computers & Internet Experts

    Brian Sullivan
    Brian Sullivan

    Level 3 Expert

    27725 Answers

    kakima

    Level 3 Expert

    98796 Answers

    David Payne
    David Payne

    Level 3 Expert

    14071 Answers

    Are you a Computer and Internet Expert? Answer questions, earn points and help others

    Answer questions

    Manuals & User Guides

    Loading...