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  • Anonymous Oct 04, 2008

    OS is Windows XP SP3.

    I cannot write to my DVD ROM - Hitachi HL DT ST DVD ROM GDR8162B if using a DVD-RW.(Intenso 1x-4x- single sided) Can you suggest any steps I can take.

    If I check the drive using Nero Tools it states that the drive should write to DVD-RW .


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You have not speciefied the speed of your DVD-RW. Plz send company and Reading Speed. So that It helps us to suggest a Problem.

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SOURCE: dell e510 cd dvd rw not working

Try going into your Device manager start right click on my computer click on properties then click hardware tab. Under this tab click device Manager. Under disc drives find the drive that you are having problems with and right click on it. Then try to update drivers. If this dose not work do the same thing but this time uninstall the drive. After it uninstalls go to your controll pannel and click on add hardware. It should find and reinstall the cd rom and it's associated files and hopefully work once again.

Posted on Apr 29, 2008

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