Find More Posts by derekimo. Did you complete the troubleshooter for the drive that still does not work? All rights not expressly granted under this Agreement are reserved by the manufacturer or owner of the Software. Forums – a lot of real expert help http: Tell us some more! I stuck another, it worked. When i opened the device manager, there are 2 drives:

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Ask a Question Usually answered in minutes! I was suggested everything from flashing the drive’s CMOS to deleting lines in the system registry regedit to deleting and installing new ATAPI drivers to installing VERY suspect and dodgy executables that would miraculously fix things, to using different burn programs, to changing IDE Interface Ribbon Cables to changing entire power supplies, and my most hated suggestion of all, “the drive must be broken, but drive’s are cheap these days anyway, just buy a new one.

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I stuck another, but I had to do it 3 or 4 times, yet it worked too. Are you a Dell Computer and Internet Expert?

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Valos Cor Windows 7 Ultimate 64bit 2 posts. I tried every combination I tried uninstalling the device and let the system detect it again when the PC was started up again but that hl dt st dvd rw gsa h73n not help.


I have freestanding Series 8 dishwasher. Sadly, if none dbd the above work, the only likely way is to replace the drive itself. You’re welcome, keep us posted.

Aug 31, Dell Gsa-h7n s Desktop Computer. I stuck another, it worked. Once that came up as expectedI ejected the disc tray, walked to my Grand Mother’s sewing room, got a good ol sewing pin no doubt created before the concept of home computers were even fathomable closed the disc tray once again, ran the DIR command again, but this time, while the disc was trying to be accessed, I pushed the pin into the little emergency tray release hole, forcing the tray to eject just enough to grab onto with my fingernails.

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In fact, once in a while, it randomly decides to work. Sorry this didn’t help. To ensure the integrity of your download, please verify the checksum value. Open up the back and make sure the cables are pluged in.