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Lost drive for HL-DT-ST DVDRRW GSA-H21L

Using XP Media Ctr Edition Version 2002 sv pac 2 . Lost drive when i changed display themes. Tried re-install and onlvget the following: Windows cannot load the device driver for this hardware. The driver may be corrupted or missing. (Code 39)

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    Grumpytwo Nov 29, 2007

    update...

    I finally got a solution fm HP and the drive is recovered. BUT in fixing it and restarting I discovered that my pc would open only in SAFE mode. I don't know what I did but after 3 hrs of trying different things the pc is operating almost normal.

  • Anonymous Feb 14, 2008

    I'm running an HP a 1467 with Vista Home Premium Upgrade. I did something bad but don't know what it was. The PC runs great---except neither of my DVD's work now.Tried uninstall, upgrade drivers etc. Still no DVD's. The computer runs perfectly except for those two drives. One is: HL-DT-ST DVDRRW GSA H21L. The other is TSST CORP DVD ROM TS-H353C. I can't reformat without one of these drives. Help

  • Anonymous May 09, 2008

    same

  • Anonymous Jul 13, 2008

    Using XP Media Ctr Edition Version 2002 sv pac 2 . Lost drive when i changed display themes. Tried re-install and onlvget the following: Windows cannot load the device driver for this hardware. The driver may be corrupted or missing. (Code 39)


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When starting up your PC, just before the Windows startup logo appears and after the PC starts up, press F8, and then choose the "Last Known configuration" startup.

You can start working from there on...

Hope That Helps!

Posted on Dec 10, 2007

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Grumpytwo if u ever get bak on this forum can u tell me how u exactly got it working? my problem is the EXACT same, thx

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Tried the F8 amd F10. Un able to restore to an earlier time.

Posted on Feb 14, 2008

  • Anonymous Feb 15, 2008

    Got it fixed. Thanks. Jack

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