I suspect that this is a WIN7 born problem so my next step is to put in another hard drive drive that has XP Pro on it to see if the CD drive gets recognized again without jumping through hoops. Welcome to BleepingComputer , a free community where people like yourself come together to discuss and learn how to use their computers. Will not be able to try the hard drive with XP on it for a week, so I thought I’d post this in the meantime. I cannot watch movies or reteieve data in DVD format. Remember me This is not recommended for shared computers.
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Failing that a new DVD burner should not be expensive.
CD/DVD Drive: HL-DT-ST RW/DVD GCCB – Internal Hardware
Sign in anonymously Don’t add me to the active users list. Also burn it veeerrrrryyyy slowly, like x5. Welcome to BleepingComputera free community where people like yourself come together to discuss and learn how to use their computers. The drive will play a video DVD using dgd win video player windows media needs a codec The drive does not detect an audio cd, neither an audio book or music cd.
I’ve forgotten my password. Breaking Protections in Hardware Cryptocurrency Wallets. DVD uses a different wavelength laser to Tw, so it’s quite possible to have one media type work and not the other.
Ddvd will probably be able to pick up a working drive for a few dollars. I went on to the lenovo site for drivers and under the optical drive category all i get is read me files. This is a laptop out of warranty. The program downloads as a bootable.
CD/DVD Drive: HL-DT-ST RW/DVD GCC-4482B
Started by stipeysocksMay 02 I’ve seen these on ebay and it seems to be the perfect upgrade since I don’t have the resources to mod my beloved thinkpad to fcc sata drives Preparation Guide, Malware Removal Assistance.
Killeen, TX Local evd I present two ThinkPads both manufactured in the same year but uniquely from separate generations. Edited by jonuk76, 10 March – Register a free account to unlock additional features at BleepingComputer. It’s built into Windows XP.
Solved: DVD Burner – Lenovo Community
As a guest, you can browse and view the various discussions in the forums, but can not create a new topic or reply to an existing one unless you are logged in. Ebay will have a large number available – http: Had 2 but one died. Will not be able to try the hard drive with XP on it for a week, so I thought I’d post this in the meantime.