LG DRD 8080B (DRD-8080B) Internal DVD Drive Logo

Related Topics:

Question about LG DRD 8080B (DRD-8080B) Internal DVD Drive

1 Answer

Reads CD ut no not DVD's

Hi, I have a peculiar problem, I have a LG DVD-ROM 8080B, I used to read DVD's before after a gap of 3 years, I Inserted a DVD, and it does not work/read. But the main prolem is that it reads CDs but not DVD's, When I insert a DVD, the system gets stuck and it goes on reading. I have checked the drivers, Regional setting . etc. Buy still, it refuses to work. I hope I get a good solution to this peculiar problem.

Posted by Antoine Raj on

  • ali30255 Jan 21, 2009

    I need the Drivers fot LG DVD ROM,,/... PLZ help me...

×

Ad

1 Answer

Anonymous

  • Level 2:

    An expert who has achieved level 2 by getting 100 points

    MVP:

    An expert that got 5 achievements.

    Governor:

    An expert whose answer got voted for 20 times.

    Scholar:

    An expert who has written 20 answers of more than 400 characters.

  • Expert
  • 121 Answers

There is no quick solution for this problem unless you consider buying a new internal drive quick solution. (They are pretty cheap now a days) It really sounds like your DVD lens is no longer working, which would cause no problems with reading of your CD's. Sorry for the bad news, but look on the bright side! You can upgrade to a lightscribe DVD burner!! :D:D (no more sharpies on the DVD/CD's you burn)

Posted on Mar 28, 2007

Ad

Add Your Answer

×

Uploading: 0%

my-video-file.mp4

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

×

Loading...
Loading...

Related Questions:

1helpful
1answer

I have a LG CRD-8484 B cd rom drive on an emac power pc 800 mhz, do you know if this device reads dvd or not at all?

A CD-Rom drive will not be able to read a DVD because DVD and CD drives use lasers of different wavelengths to read discs.
1helpful
1answer

I'm trying to install a PC-DVD Game to my LG CD-ROM CRD-8521B, It plays CD's but wont play DVD's of any sort. Really need help...

The CD rom is limited to CD's. In order to read a DVD, you will need to install a DVD rom. My suggestion is to get an external DVD Burner - i just bought a Samsung slim external DVD burner that reads / writes CD's and DVD's.
You will have no luck ever reading a dvd in a cd rom.
0helpful
1answer

MY LG GC-H23N READS CD BUT NOT READS DVD

THEN U NEED A DECODER OR INSTALL A DVD RW..U HAVE ONLY A CD-ROM THERE 4 IT ONLY RECOGNIZES CD'S U CAN C IF YOUR SYSTEM IS ELIGIBLE 4 A DVD PROGRAM BY GOING TO WINDOWS SUPPORT FOR MEDIA OR JUST CLICK ON YOUR MEDIA PLAYER N HIT UPGRADE IF U HAVE MEDIA PLAYER 10 OR LOWER..
1helpful
2answers

My rom re ads cd but not reads dvd

DVD drives have two different pickups for CD and for DVD, If yours is reading one but not the other, the lens is fried. You'll have to get a new lens part or get a new drive. Considering a good dvd drive these days are about 25$ I would say forget about the lens, make a quick trip to your computer store or preferred online store and get a new one.
0helpful
1answer

Dvd rom reads cd's,burns dvd's but does not read dvd with content

Try reinstalling your cd driver. You can download the driver from Lg web site under optical drives.
0helpful
2answers

Dvd rom combo cannot read cds. I have an LG dvd rom combo which I buy as an external drive enclosed on external closure. Since i use it for intalling purposes i seldom use the drive. Intermitently it reads...

try to use with a CD cleaner and do a thorough cleaning - repeat several times. If doesn't help, you need to replace the drive. I experience that same kind of problem with 10 out of 50 computers even if the drive is not used always...some part or mechanism must be deteriorating.
1helpful
1answer

Old cd/dvd rom for new netbook

u may find a dvd drive usb enclosure from ebay and then try ur dvd drive in that

but it is available in desktop dvd drives but laptop i am not sure if it is there on ebay but pls check it out

PLS RATE ME WELL !
Regards

Zohail
0helpful
1answer

Is there a LG DVD DRD8080B program that I can download for my CPU

http://members.driverguide.com/driver/detail.php?driverid=61134
Try this if it work please rate. Thank you
Not finding what you are looking for?

186 views

Ask a Question

Usually answered in minutes!

Top LG Computers & Internet Experts

Ekse

Level 3 Expert

13435 Answers

Cindy Wells

Level 3 Expert

6450 Answers

Brad Brown

Level 3 Expert

19008 Answers

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

Answer questions

Manuals & User Guides

Loading...