Start with uninstalling the ide drivers in devicemanager, then restart. It does this for all types of media. The weird thing is that when I restart my computer with the CD in it, it will then recognize that there is data on the CD. Hewlett Packard Enterprise International. Auto-suggest helps you quickly narrow down your search results by suggesting possible matches as you type. Also it is region free now.

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I also tried to upgrade from DELL source. When I press the eject button on the drive it does not eject. This problem occurred after dismantling the device for a routine maintenance. How can I resolve this problem. The weird thing is that when I restart my computer with the CD in it, it will then recognize that there is data on the CD.

I can burn any cd at 24x, no longer have the annoying 10x problem. I’ll be available for giving more important data that you may consider important.

Do you have another solution for this problem. So here goes my illeteracy! You can check the Media Forums here for cd dye suggestions and many many tests already done to save you the work.


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Thank you for your prompt reply. Any suggestions will be gratefully received. For me the drive runs quieter now with a dvd. It just spins down and acts as if it is going to eject but then spins back up again and reads the disc. I have this drive on my laptop, is this a dvd burner? If you upgrade the firmware using dangerous brothers rpc1 upgrade. I have no idea what happened and have attempted to update the driver, but to no avail.

Can I get a solution out of a “simple” update, firmware something I had not even heard of before I also am having having problems with this player in my compaq evo nv. The opinions expressed above are the personal opinions of the authors, not of Hewlett Packard Enterprise.

Hi, First time here and I must start saying my “tech language” might be somewhat weak Now get your disc out of the drive and exchange it for another written disc. Use the eauto, the same one that would be used for Dell.


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It does this for all types of media. My Compaq dates back from no warranty, therefore How I can fix it??? I started “googling” around and have already checked that the drive is compatible with the XP Home Edition I am using, that Hitachi-LG does not give firmware or controllers updates or support to customers and advises the general public me!

It somehow became apparently only a reading drive – reads cd’s, dvd’s, game cd’s, etc. It helped someone else. Hey, For Compaq users, there is a fix.

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How do you check if it is a DVD burner? Try this and report back!

If everything works fine from there, I suspect a software problem. If not, you really have a strange hardware problem going on. Also it is region free now.