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Org. Software Suite for LG GSA-2166D Incompatible w/ Vista

I have the original disks from when I purchased my external LG GSA-2166D Lightscribe drive. I have since upgraded to Windows Vista on a new laptop and neither disk is compatible. I have emailed the LG customer service for updated software disks per their website directions. Unfortunately, I'm in the middle of a project and need some software solutions to get me through. I don't know alot about the software because until recently I never got into this stuff but I need to copy some DVD's to be able to play in a set top DVD player and also create personalized lightscribe labels. Nero 8 works GREAT but my trial ran out and I really can't afford to buy it right now (although it's top's on my list of toys)!!
Anyone have any suggestions for any safe software that get me through this???? Thanks in advance.

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  • rd_nckgirl Jan 23, 2008

    Actually figured out that vista premium software comes complete with a movie maker and DVD maker that is quite simple to use. As for the lightscribe, I'm using droppix label maker that was recommended by lightscribe.

  • abbate007 Dec 12, 2008

    LG GSA-2166D Incompatible w/ Vista what to do????????please need help....thank s for your time

  • Anonymous Apr 28, 2009

    worked great with XP... works ok in other pcs ... but does not work with vista

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Two sites:
Burning (cd/dvd recording) software for free:
http://protectedsoft.com/
LightScribe Free Software:
http://www.lightscribe.com/downloadSection/windows/index.aspx?id=810

Posted on Jan 21, 2008

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Im having the same kinda problum ive lost my dvd wr software and dnt no were to get hold of it i cnt even find my model number online

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