Question about Computers & Internet

2 Answers

I'm trying to install a cd burner but I don't have the installation disk that came with it and my computer is not reading it

Posted by on

  • Nike Merritt May 11, 2010

    Look up manufacturer on the web and see if they have a download for it, since you did not specify the make and model, we cannot help you until you do.

  • Jim LeVan
    Jim LeVan May 11, 2010

    what make/model burner? is it external or internal?

×

2 Answers

  • Level 2:

    An expert who has achieved level 2 by getting 100 points

    MVP:

    An expert that got 5 achievements.

    Sniper:

    An expert who has posted more than 50 answers, of which 90% or more were rated as helpful.

    Governor:

    An expert whose answer got voted for 20 times.

  • Expert
  • 62 Answers

Download free cd burning software from the following link and install it. you will be able to burn your files.

http://www.getdata.com/download.php

Posted on Sep 12, 2009

  • Level 2:

    An expert who has achieved level 2 by getting 100 points

    Hot-Shot:

    An expert who has answered 20 questions.

    Corporal:

    An expert that has over 10 points.

    Mayor:

    An expert whose answer got voted for 2 times.

  • Expert
  • 52 Answers

Make sure the jumper cables at the back of the rom are set correctly, if you are using a the same ide cable as the hard drive the rom must be set to slave. If you are using a seperate ide cable, make sure its set to master.

Posted on Sep 12, 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

My hp pavillion dvd drive just hangs up when I try to reinstall windows


Is the disk your using homemade or a factory made disk? Some drives just won't read 100% of the disks inserted into them. Have you tried another installation disk to see if the problem persisits? Are you able to "SEE" the files on the disk using Windows Explorer? Can you copy those files to your hard drive? If yes, then try installing from the hard drive files instead of the disk. What OS are you trying to install?

Apr 08, 2014 | Pioneer DVR-107D DVD±RW Burner

1 Answer

My cd rom is not reading any disc and i keep hearing a clicking sound.


Go to
1-my computer
2-then properties
3-then device manager
4-then look for your cd-rom
5-uninstall the driver (only if you have the cd-rom installation program from the manuf.) and restart your PC
If you don,t then find any conflicts in the device manager "like a yellow symbol" and if you find any try to "update driver".

Keep posting!

Feb 22, 2010 | Teac Dw 224E-R Disk Drive CD-RW / DVD-ROM...

1 Answer

SLIM portable USB2 otical drive


Hmmm sounds like corrupt install or possibly the bad drive....or the disk you are trying to read is bad

Sep 11, 2009 | Samsung External Slim DVD-W USB Compatible...

3 Answers

Cant install program from DVD drive GWA-4164b


do you use orginal CD or DVD. if you saying yes. your CD/DVD drive is getting break down

May 27, 2009 | Acer (4432A-002) CD-RW Burner

1 Answer

Combo Cd/Dvd Drive is not reading Cds nor DVDs


1. Remove your burner from your computer then open it by removing the screws under the burner.
2. When the cover has already been removed, get a cotton bud then soak it in alcohol to clean the lens. Because the lens might just be dirty. Then after that put the cover back by screwing it again then install it back to your computer.

Apr 08, 2009 | LG GMA-4082N 8X SLIM DVD RW DRIVE FOR...

2 Answers

Cant install program from DVD drive GWA-4164b


First check that your system meets the minimum requirements...ie. you have at least 512mb of ram, CPU of at least 2Ghz Pentium4 or equivalent(with off-board video), and your hard drive has >4GB of free space.....can view full list at:
http://www.amazon.com/Spore-Mac/dp/B000FKBCX4
Is SPORE on a duel layer dvd? If your drive is on the older side, you might try a newer one or you can try the following:
--take out an empty flash drive with
--go to a computer that will read the disk...if you have another computer or u can use someone elses
--put the disk in their computer and if the computer is able to read the disk, then put your flash drive in the computer and copy the disk onto your flash drive...
-y-ou can now try to install the program from your flash drive instead of using the disk...
NOTE: Trying this method wont cause any damage, but if the disk is encripted or if the install software is set to check for the disk during installation, then this may not work, but is worth trying since because a) even if it doesn't work, no harm is done, and b) you wont need to replace your disk drive if it does work.

Feb 12, 2009 | Acer (4432A-002) CD-RW Burner

1 Answer

Sony CRX300E CD-RW/DVD-ROM Combo - DVD doesn't read


Hi,
do you have software/program that supports DVD.
Try a different DVD/Movie/Disk or alternative.
Also install a program, such as Nero which will give you physical characteristics of the drive.
Finally go to device manager, and remove or uninstall the device, reboot the computer and setup again. This can sometimes remedy the problem.
ensure that the drive is set as Master/Slave. if on the same Bus/IDE channel as a hard-drive. set as master/slave opposite to what the hard-drive is setup as.
Hope this helps.
Mike @ Compurepair.

Feb 24, 2008 | Sony (crx300e) CD-RW/DVD-ROM (Combo)...

1 Answer

Burner doesnt recognize CD's


is this a new device? were there any updates on your compter recently? if any of this is correct, you should install new drivers. if this doesnt help, and you aren't capable of dismantling the CD and check its lens, try installing the CDrom on another computer, thats the best way to determine if the problem is with the CD itself or not.

Feb 22, 2006 | Sony CRX 1611 CD-RW Burner

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

Related Topics:

21 people viewed this question

Ask a Question

Usually answered in minutes!

Top Computers & Internet Experts

Doctor PC
Doctor PC

Level 3 Expert

7733 Answers

kakima

Level 3 Expert

102366 Answers

David Payne
David Payne

Level 3 Expert

14161 Answers

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

Answer questions

Manuals & User Guides

Loading...