CD/ DVD drive problem

  Axii9 16:48 11 Aug 07


I have a Packard Bell Easynote R1910 on XP and the CD/ DVD drive doesn't always show up under my computer. When it doesn't, it doesn't play CDs either. Once it has refused to open as well.

The drive is a Liteon SOSW-833S DVD±RW.

I have tried searching for any updates to the firmware but found none althought the Packard Bel site seems to indicate that an update is available.

Any ideas?

  eedcam 17:40 11 Aug 07

Clumsy workaround you could download Imgburn freebie If it sees your drive click Tools>drive >firmware it will tell you what version you are and search for updates for your burner. I'm sure there are easier ways but at least you will have a decent burner installed

  skidzy 19:43 11 Aug 07
  ambra4 02:11 12 Aug 07

CD/DVD Drive Fix

This will work to get your drives working download and run

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